Have you thought about what you are giving your someone special for Valentine's Day? Some people give candy, some give flowers, and some simply give a sentimental card to show how much they care. If you're not into the store-bought kind of card, why not give a unique card that you can print right at home. Take a look at this wonderful collection of printable Valentine's Day Cards right here.
How old does something have to be before it's considered vintage? Searching for this answer will result in a varying degree of answers. In my mind, I consider vintage to be anything of my grandparents era. I have so many fond memories of playing with vintage toys at their house or sitting at my grandfather's old desk. Let's take a look at some fun toys, desks, and design assets.
Vintage Red Metal Toy Phone
Vintage Pull Toy
Vintage Toy Cash Register
Vintage Logos by orcacreative
There's nothing we love more than a spring wedding with a bright, fanciful color palette. It's the perfect time of year to feature a rainbow of fun colors and festive patterns. If you're tying the knot this spring, choose bold hues for your stationery, reception decor and bridal party's attire and celebrate the season in technicolor!
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We're getting closer to Valentine's Day and hopefully everyone has a special someone to whom they want to say "I love you". Whether it's a significant other, or close friend or family member, a fun way to let someone know how much you care is to make a unique card or gift just for them. Here we have gathered a collection of lovely digital backgrounds from 14 amazing designers.
Feeling inspired to create something special for your someone special? Why not share the love so your friends can create something beautiful as well?
The opening ceremony to the 2014 Winter Olympics begins this week in Sochi, Russia. Spectators from all of the world will be watching as their favorite athletes are put to the ultimate test.
No matter where you are from, the 5 Olympic rings are universally known as the symbol of the the greatest sporting events on earth. But, have you ever wondered what it means? The colorful rings actually stand for each of the 5 continents involved in the games; America, Australia, Asia, Africa and Europe. The colors were chosen to represent all of the colors that you can find on the flags of each of the participating countries.
Each country that sponsors the Olympics also tends to stay within the same color pattern when creating the logo for that year's event. Let's take a look at some of the logos from the past.Sochi 2014
One of the biggest wedding trends of the year is... gold! We saw the sparkling hue on the bridal fashion runways, across stationery suites and glamming up wedding cakes -- it's safe to say it's everywhere.
Nothing adds quite as much pizazz to a wedding-day outfit as that midas touch. Choose a pair of gilded shoes you love and you'll be wearing them long after you say "I do." See a few of our favorites below!
Vera Lim, aka 7th Avenue Designs has some absolutely gorgeous digital paper that I am obsessed with. In the hunt for backgrounds for my current scrapbooking project, I have this “fresh, modern, and vintage” look all in one place. It is my pleasure to introduce this amazing designer and her collection of fabulous digital paper.
I ran across an article the other day and I was amazed by the completely stunning photos of a beach illuminated by the glowing phytoplankton. I was mesmerized by its elegance and moreover the fact that Mother Nature never ceases to create awe-inspiring beauty in this world.
I would love to be able to see such a site one day in person. For now though, just seeing these images made me feel really lucky to live in San Francisco. While we don't have bioluminescent phytoplankton, I am still able to picnic on the beach even in the "winter" months. For this native mid-westerner, that is amazing in and of itself. I felt the urge to find some other amazing beach photos, which are so easy to get lost in.
Feeling a little beachy yourself? Let's take a look at some inspirational web design elements that can be added to your next project.
Here is a set of background images that will be sure to serve great as backgrounds or graphic content for your landing page, your blog, your application or your website!
These images were 'found' on a beautiful rocky coastline in the far North West of Tasmania.
What are some of your favorite beaches to visit?
Emerald green was huge in 2013, but that doesn't mean you can't rock it at your 2014 wedding! The deep, rich color is beautiful on brides, bridesmaids, and wedding guests alike, and since it's a jewel tone, it adds a hint of regal elegance to any ensemble. Browse some of our favorite emerald green wedding looks below!
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Valentine’s Day is less than a month away! Do you have a special someone that you want to surprise with a diy design? Creative Market has some of the cutest graphics around that will help you create just what you’ve been looking for. From watercolor hearts to sweet flourishes, check them all out right here.
I hope this collection of graphics has give you some sweet inspiration to make something for the one you love. What are some of your Valentine projects this year?
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