Black, White and Sepia Design Inspiration

Britt
July 25, 2010

Color isn't always better. So says fellow blogger Jennifer Moline in a guest post on Fuelyourcreativity.com. I agree with Jennifer that a two-color design can be just as engaging, influential and emotional as a full color design. Moreover, a predominantly black-and-white or sepia design with just one splash of an accent color can be really memorable. Here are some links to inspiring black, white and sepia business card, logo, and website designs from around the web. Inspirationfeed.com's 100 Refreshing Black and White Business CardsInspirationfeed.com (Images via Inspirationfeed.com)

Predominantly black-and-white designs let a splash of color really shine.

A spot gloss treatment gives a creative edge to an elegant black-and-white design

Graphicdirt.com's "Design" Category Graphicdirt.com ( Image via Graphicdirt.com)

Sepia with a splash of color. Rubbish Magazine's collateral designed by by Swedish design studio, Dalston and featured on Graphicdirt.com.

Itevenhasawatermark.com's "Brown" Category Itevenhasawatermark.com (Image via Itevenhasawatermark.com)

A mod typeface and sepia color palette give this business card a retro feeling.

Logoblog.org's Black and White vs. Color Logos Logoblog.org (Screenshot via Logoblog.org)

Logoblog.org asks readers to compare black-and-white and color logos side-by-side.

Abuzeedo.com's Web Design: Brown Sites Abuzeedo.com (Image featured on Abuzeedo.com)

Inspiredology.com's 30 Black-and-White Websites Inspiredology.com (Image featured on Inspiredology.com)

A pixelated header works with this simple black-and-white website design. Kardoayoub.co.uk featured on Inspirdedology.com.

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January 07, 2016 03:21 am #

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