Monday, April 14

Design Inspiration : Less is More

Minimalist webdesign illustrates the ideal balance between form and content by delivering essentialized ideas with beautiful clean layouts. Check out these 5 websites which prove that sometimes less is more.

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As any experienced designer out there might tell you, minimalism is is a very tricky concept to get right. It not only requires great intuition, but also a precise decision making process which establishes the perfect dosage of typography, colour, photography and whitespace. When done properly, the result is a powerful and clean rendition of a complex message. Here are five websites that perfectly illustrate why sometimes less is more:


Wasniowski. A smart use of a video background and minimalist graphics make this website really stand out.

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Derek Boateng. With it’s beautiful iconography and great choice of colour, makes quite the statement.

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Sin - MIn. We love the minimalist layout and the photographic background of the Sin-Min website.

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Cyclemon. Illustration at its best - that’s how we would like to describe the creative endeavour behind

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10 Years in Type. A carefully thought of font choice and use of whitespace come together in this beautiful design.

minimalist design example 10 years in type


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