Animals in Advertising Campaigns. Only Cool Stuff!

The designers use various means in order to create more visually appealing adverts for products. The most common approach to advertising is to show mutually complementary products like bread and butter, chocolate and milk and so on. But such comparison seems a little bit trite for today and it becomes more captivating to enjoy the unusual creative advertising campaigns. Recently, it has become popular to produce advertising campaigns that involve animals. Combining the images of the products with the attributes of animals, the professionals get the visually effective adverts. This results in the huge popularity of presenting Animals in Advertising Campaigns. You are welcome to browse the most awesome examples in this post and enjoy them!

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Cross Legged Cats

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Makes Your Horses Purr

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Fashion Illustrations by Camila do Rosario

The delicacy and power are harmoniously mixed in the wonderful illustrations by this Brazilian artist Camila do Rosario. Her mixed-media works impress with the bright color scheme and the magnetizing images. Among the works from her portfolio you can find the Moleskine pieces of art, hand drawings and digital collages. She tells that everything inspires her. The world around gives the desired inspiration that is revealed in the amazing illustrations. These illustrations by Camila do Rosario will show you the talent and the emotions that help her create these artworks. Let’s admire these gorgeous drawings!

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Illustrations by Camila do Rosario

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Illustrations by Camila do Rosario

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Best CSS3 Tutorials from 2011

Happy Monday, folks! I bet you all love some design goodies, don’t ya? Well CSS3 being one of the hottest design trends recently keeps bringing more good news for web design community and that’s why are going to show you some of the best CSS3 tutorials for 2011. Obviously many awesome CSS3 features are widely used by advanced web designers and we can see many absoultely amazing demos and examples around the web but sometimes it is hard to find comprehensive educational material on the current topic. Today we’ve prepared for you a delicious collection of really fresh and very interesting CSS3 tutorials 2011. Also some of these tutorials are mixed up HTML5 and CSS3 but you know that these two are almost inseparable.

1. Animated Form Switching

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2. Multiple Backgrounds with CSS3

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Website Usability Tips, Tricks and Mistakes. Roundup from DesignFloat

Being one of the most important aspects of web design, usability turns out to be the hot topic of various posts today. It doesn’t matter with what type of project you are working, you should realize the importance of its usability. It is the key point for those who want to make their customers happy. If you want to improve your work and make it really effective, Website Usability Tips, tricks and mistakes will be of a great use for you. Usability tips will help you find smart solutions to make your websites user-friendly.

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Must Know Usability Tips for Web Designers

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How To Minimize Errors And Create More Usable Websites

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Tour de France: Posters, Installations, and Street Art

It’s the final week of the legendary Tour de France – extremely exciting annual bicycle race being held in France and nearby countries. Usually as part of the Tour de France event celebrations, fans and sport junkies put forward a number of creative ideas to mark this interesting cycling race. Those who took a keen interest in watching this fast grueling race can follow its unfolding drama with our roundup – you’ll see various street art installations along with some superb illustrative posters appeared around the time of the legendary Tour de France.

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Floating Furniture. Cool Design Illusions

Contemporary designers offer us a great variety of furniture for all tastes. Today we can choose not only the ergonomic models, but also the original solutions for our apartments. Among millions of modern trends Floating Furniture is perhaps one of the most popular. It creates the cool illusion of levitating above the floor, and it is hard to guess how it is constructed. This illusion can be created in various ways: the bottom of the floating furniture can be somehow hidden, it can be also made of the acrylic material, the complicated structure of lines and fastenings can create such visual effect. Most of the examples of floating furniture look just awesome and are worth your attention. Let’s enjoy them!

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Cloud Sofa by D.K. Wei

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Floating White Dresser by Ronald Tuber

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The Art of Magazine Collage by Pavel Shangin. Stylish Artworks

Today I want to tell you about the wonderful collages by Russian artist Pavel Shangin who creates his works using the clippings from the magazines. The multicolored pieces transform into the bright surrealistic images that amaze with their vividness. They don’t look like just separate parts of the work, but turn into the harmonious unity with smooth transition of colors and ideas. It requires patience and diligence to create such a masterpiece, ‘cause the process can last for three months or even more. Collages by Pavel Shangin show us the author’s alternative vision of the environment, people and their material world as its part. These collages are worth seeing due to the mixture of images that are hidden in them. Let’s admire them together!

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Need to be Loved

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Test Me

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Facebook Apps, Designs, Strategies. Roundup from DesignFloat

Facebook plays the important role in today’s life of millions of people. This most visited social network has become something like a virtual home for some of its users and it is a clear demonstration of its huge popularity. Of course, it is used not only for personal purposes, but also for business needs. It has turned out to be the powerful instrument of attracting hundreds of new clients. If you want to get the most out of your work with Facebook, you should learn all necessary tips and tricks and geat more information about Facebook Apps, Designs, Strategies. In this roundup we are going to present you the stuff that may be not only interesting, but also useful for creative people.

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Facebook Page Strategies of Top Web Design and Tech Accounts

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Can Using Facebook Make You More Money Savvy

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Crazy Mules Illustrations by Estudio Minga

Estudio Minga is a creative design studio which offers inventive efficient and immediate solutions. These awesome guys are based in Argentina and recently they have rocked the web with incredible illustrations called “Crazy Old Mules” which a featured below. I’m sure that you have seen their previous works – a series of illustrations called “WTF”. These artworks have combined classical symbolysm with popular Internet abbreviation. Well today we want to show you these absolutely brlilliant and witty illustrations about mules and we hope you’ll estimate the sense of humor and design charisma of these great artworks.

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Harry Potter Tribute Exhibition. The Wonderful Collection of Art

This art show has started several days ago and has gathered the enormous quantity of fans of the J.K. Rowling’s fantasy series “Harry Potter”. Running from July 9th till August 1st, this exhibition is going to feature more than 50 artists and about 100 tribute works in paintings, sculptures and installations. The Harry Potter Tribute Art Exhibition is the very place where the fans from all over the world can share their art inspired by J.K. Rowling’s amazing books. Here you will find the conceptual vision of all well-liked characters that differs a bit from their depiction in the movies. Some artists have their own vision of this epic tale and use all their imagination and talent to bring it to our notice in the most effective way through their works. Each piece of art from this Harry Potter Tribute Art Exhibition is worth viewing, ‘cause it shows the magnificent atmosphere of this gorgeous imaginary world.

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Hogwarts Express by Caroline Hadilaksono

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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by Drew Struzan

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