The Best of Pentagram creates joint John Lewis and Waitrose identity

Today has seen the John Lewis Partnership relaunch its two retail brands as Waitrose & Partners and John Lewis & Partners. Each arm of the rejigged business model comes with a new brand identity and logo design created by Pentagram, both of which underline the collaboration between the two firms. …

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The Best of Create 3D text in Photoshop: A step-by-step guide

In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to create a piece of 3D art featuring a realistic three-dimensional text effect. You’ll also learn how to edit multiple images using adjustments and basic tools. 5 best laptops for Photoshop The first part of this tutorial takes place in Photoshop CC‘s 3D …

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The Best of 11 of the best free business card templates

As a designer, one of the most important things to do is to get your business card just right. Even as the world becomes increasingly digital, these little slips of card have endured as a vital part of your self-promo efforts.  If you’re just starting out in design, you might …

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The Best of CG Awards 2019: cast your votes now

The CG Awards is a celebration of recent achievements in the world of computer graphics, from art created by the lone student artist, to the biggest Soho studios and everybody inbetween. This year we are opening the vote up to the public too, so head over to the CG Awards …

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The Best of Join the Creative Bloq Contributor Network!

On Creative Bloq we’re always on the lookout for talented writers to join our network of contributors. If you’re a great writer with a passion for all things creative (or, if you’re a graphic designer, illustrator, web designer or 3D artist who wants to share their expertise), then we want …

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The Best of Should you ever scrap a brand and just start again?

Sometimes the more common rebranding strategies of incremental change or reawakening brand heritage just aren’t working, and you need to switch up your design thinking and considering starting again from scratch. In this case, you can treat the client almost like a startup.  But how do you know when you’ve …

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The Best of How to design a business card: 10 top tips

Although we’re working in paperless offices more and more, the business card is still a mainstay of business. If you haven’t got a card that you can hand out to prospective clients or collaborators, you’re missing out on a key marketing opportunity. Not all business cards are created equal, however. …

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The Best of How to create a papercraft robot

Having only graduated last summer, I’m still pretty new to the world of freelance illustration. My style and process, however, are things that I’ve been developing for quite some time now. I dabbled with paper art during my A-levels and Art Foundation, but university was where I truly fell in love …

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The Best of 10 reasons designers live longer than other people

Okay, so there haven’t been any definitive studies that prove designers live longer than people in other jobs. But we reckon it’s a pretty sure thing. Here are 10 solid reasons to believe us designers will keep going, and going, and going. 01. We have a sense of purpose Designers …

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