36 High-Quality Flat Design Resources
In contrast to skeuomorphic design, flat design focuses on simple shapes, colors and typography to emphasize clarity and usability. It was a term coined by Allan Grinshtein of LayerVault in his post "The Flat Design Era," published last year. The release of iOS 7 proved flat design is no longer a passing fad, but rather a step forward. The flatness of style means simplifying interface elements, removing extraneous elements and decoration — such as bevels, gradients and textures — to create a crisp, clean design that focuses on hierarchy. To help you get started with flat design, we have compiled 36 beautifully designed premium and free UI PSD kits, each featuring a variety of interface components and elements for use in your projects. Are there any flat design UI kits you would recommend? 1. Flat UI Pro is based on Twitter Bootstrap and designed in a flat style, containing a large number of basic components, icons and glyphs. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18.