Retro & Vintage
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The words and might at first glance be intimidating to designers whose idea of a gorgeous website is modern and streamlined, not old or dusty. But don’t let the nod to the past fool you. Vintage and retro design elements are not only bright and eye-catching, but they also have a distinctly fresh edge to them with their bold font choices, punchy colors, and graphics that run the gamut from fun to flirtatious, enticing to seductive, and from mainstream advertising to pop art. What exactly constitutes ? The websites showcased below show many different approaches to the theme, but certain elements often repeat themselves. Handwriting and scripted fonts are popular, as are old cars, early electronic devices, mid-century modern design, retro product models, old fashioned postcards, and vintage signage.
Recently, I saw a very nice collection of vintage ads posted by Abduzeedo (via Digg ). Speaking of vintage design, I also have a nice collection of vintage websites that I dug up from my old bookmarks and Best Web Gallery submissions. I'm not a big fan of vintage design, but if you want to see more vintage inspiration, here are 23+ sites. Warning: some of the sites that you are about to view might be very old (click at your own risk) Travel & tour sites like vintage style? I'm not sure if it is a trend or what, but vintage design seems to be very popular on travel and tour sites.
Learn how to earn $125 or more per hour as a freelancer - Click Here In this post we have put together some beautiful retro web designs for your inspiration. If you like these retro designs you might also want to check out some of our previous posts below. Enjoy!
Last week, Henry posted an article with 30 Fonts Perfect for Vintage and Retro Style Design and I simply loved the first font of the list, the matchbook typefaces.
C’est une tendance bien en place qui envahi le monde du design depuis quelques mois. Le style « Vintage, retro » est présent partout. Petit tour d’horizon, de cette tendance qui nous offre de superbes sites retro. Vous n’avez pas pu passer à côté des sites vintages, découvrons ensemble ce qui caractérise ce style en examinant les différents élément graphiques de plusieurs sites d’exemple :
Retro and vintage are becoming a new trend .
The vintage and retro style is becoming more and more popular in today’s digital artwork. The use of retro and vintage themes in design is probably one of the most pervasive trends since the industry went almost completely digital. In today’s post, we’ll look at examples of work sourced from the wonderful Dribbble , which helps us focus on snippets of a piece, rather than the entire design or illustration. From here, it’s possible to identify what techniques have been used and to describe how they impact the overall design. You will become familiar with these design trends and be able to replicate them. To help you, short tutorials are scattered throughout the article.