2019 Graphic Design Trends You Need to Know

In our annual trend report we present our predictions for the biggest graphic design trends for the year ahead. These are the styles which we...

The Very Best Catalogue & Booklet Designs

Email newsletters might have become an integral part of marketing campaigns, but print catalogues, booklets and look books are still tried-and-tested tools for reaching customers directly and getting...

30 Amazing Letterpress & Screen Printed Designs

Digitally-created designs don't need to look overly modern and perfect once printed. Choosing to print your designs with a time-honored method like screen printing...

Inspiration: Botanical Print Design

Antique-style botanical illustration finds the perfect modern partner in clean typography and minimal layouts. Be inspired by these beautiful, flora-adorned examples of packaging and print...

Fresh Ideas for Improving Your Magazine Layouts

Magazines can be a challenge for any designer, budding or professional. Managing a large amount of content while maintaining a stylish, high-end look can be...

Mouth-Watering Food Packaging

The food inside may taste great, but the wrapping on the outside looks even more delicious!  These packaging designs for coffee, chocolate and groceries are works of art in...

12 Classic Covers Reimagined

Classic novels have timeless appeal, but sometimes publishers want to update their book covers to appeal to contemporary audiences. These design-forward cover designs for classic stories bring out...

Modern Wedding Invitations Inspiration

These design-forward wedding invitations have one in thing in common—they're all heart-stoppingly gorgeous. From monochrome stunners to die-cut beauties, prepare to get a serious case of invitation...

Designing for Folds Inspiration

Fantastic folded designs will never fail to impress, but you don't need to be an origami master to achieve a similar look.  Breaking down these inspirational...

Stationery Design Inspiration

Whatever your age, you simply can't shake that back-to-school feeling when Fall comes around. Luckily, designers have given a distinctly grown-up twist to these drool-worthy...

Cookbook Design Inspiration

Cookbooks are an endless source of print design inspiration, combining atmospheric photography with enticing typography and tantalising colour.  Find inspiration for your next publishing project with our...

Beautiful Ads: Print Ads To Inspire

Print ads have certainly stood the test of time—continuing to astonish, shock, challenge and inspire viewers. Some of the best ad designs are the...

Print Design Trend: Sophisticated Flat Design

Flat design is the hallmark of mid-century graphic design, but designers today are finding a new relevance in the style and producing gorgeous print work...

Book Cover Trend: An Aerial View

Many of the most striking book covers you'll spot on the shelf these days use a tried-and-tested formula—aerial photograph + minimal typography = a...

Magazine Design: Essential Guide to Cover Design

These stunning magazine covers use surprisingly simple design tricks and techniques to achieve an eye-catching effect. Be inspired by these fantastic examples of beautiful cover...

Poster Design Inspiration

Posters are a tried-and-tested, high-impact format for advertising films or events. Here we take a look at poster designs which combine photography and typography for dramatic effect,...

Business Card Trend: Painterly Designs

These business cards take minimal type and embellish it with a beautiful splash of watercolour. And the look works across all sorts of industries...

Flyer Design: Eye-Catching Inspiration

Step out onto the street today and it seems likely at some point you'll be handed a promotional flyer of some sort. But what...

Typography: Playful & Creative Type in Print Design

Simple tweaks to typography can dramatically alter print designs. A bold choice of typeface, size, rotation or colour can lift your InDesign artwork to new...

2015 Design Trend: Modern Vintage

With the New Year beginning, here at InDesignSkills we're casting a beady eye over last year's dominant design trends and predicting what will be...

Card Design: Bold and Beautiful Greetings Cards

'Tis the season for sending out greetings cards, welcoming in the festive period and the New Year. From creative corporate efforts to hand-crafted letterpress...

Bottle Design: Beautiful Wine Label Designs

With the holiday season fast approaching, we thought we'd take a look at something a little more indulgent here at InDesignSkills. Wine and other...

Book Cover Design: Return of the Hardback

With recent reports that people are beginning to fall out of love with e-readers, and returning, at least for some of their publishing purchases,...

Menu Design: Our Pick of the Most Delicious Designs

Menus are an integral part of any dining experience. If care and attention has been put into the design of the menu, then it's...

Cover Trend: Birds with Hand-Drawn Typography

Inspired by one of our favourite covers of the year, H is for Hawk, we shall be paying tribute to a subject favoured by...

Book Design Inspiration

Front covers often steal the limelight. Let's take a few moments to appreciate what’s inside the cover. Discover ten books that showcase excellence in book design. Each project...

Magazine Design: Exceptional Layouts and Covers

From arty, independent publications to expertly-pitched commercial efforts and high-end fashion tomes, there is a wealth of exceptional magazine design out there. Get inspired for...