Category: Design

PANTONE Color of the Year 2017 – Greenery

Pantone is a corporation headquartered in Carlstadt, New Jersey. The company is best known for its Pantone Matching System, colour swatch book, which is used in a variety of industries, primarily designing, printing, fashion and so on. Pantone chose a colour swatch called “greenery”, which has been named as the colour of the year for 2017.
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What Are UX Designers Actually Doing?

Recently, I often see web companies are hiring “UX Designers” rather than “Web Designers” on job boards. I was curious to know what the average UX designers are doing and the difference between UX designers and web designers. I researched a job description of UX designers and what kind of skill sets are needed for them.
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35 Best Free Fonts Released in 2015

In 2015, dozens of new fonts have been going live. I picked up some of great free fonts which you can use for both personal and commercial. I hope you’ll find your favourite one!
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Free Fonts, Icon Sets and Inspiration for Cute Designs

I think female designers grew up with the sense to design cute and adorable style. However, it would be a bit difficult for male designers to design these style. No problem, you’ll create girlish designs using below fonts, illustrations and colour schemes! All of them below are free to use both personal and commercial purposes :)
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The Basic Idea of Symmetrical Design

Symmetry is one of the most useful techniques when you design. Symmetry has been used in various situations since ancient times to create balance and harmony. I will focus on symmetry in this article and think how to use it for your design.
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How to Make a Zombie Face Using Photoshop

It has been for about 7 years for me to stay in Japan in summer… It’s hot hot hot everyday… So I decided to create a horror image to scare away the summer heat. I changed a normal woman face to zombie by Photoshop. Let’s try it!
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Creative Japanese Business Card Designs

How do you speak to someone who you first met? Japanese people often start to talk about their business cards because we exchange them as greeting. Exchanging of business cards is one of Japanese business manner to introduce each other. Recently I had an opportunity to meet Japanese web designers and developers and I got many creative business cards! I’ll share some of them!
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Free Decorative Fonts for Commercial Use 20

There are a lot of creative and decorative fonts that will be good for a catchlines or headings. Today I’ll share a collection of free fonts for commercial use which were carefully chosen by the licence. You can use them for your client works or things that you are going to sell. Enjoy!
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