Tag Archives: web patterns

Design Trends: Attention-grabbing, Vivid Colors

Given the solid color craze the world of web design is experiencing, it’s interesting that this site’s style isn’t more common. The site fits perfectly into the flat design model, and yet it feels rather distinct in the space. The refinement of the page is admirable and easy to love. But I think it’s the...

Web Trends: Minimalist + Flat Web Design that Works

Minimalist, flat designs are all the rage; And those trends are finding their saturation point. In the wake of these trends we can find sites like this gem that don’t set out to be trendy, but simply well-designed. Yes, this website has hints of minimalism and tiny dabs of the flat design approach, but...

HouseKitchen.fr: Borrowing from Mobile Web Patterns

One thing about the mobile to desktop divide that has long bothered me is how different the two versions (mobile vs desktop) can become. For example, navigation bars often turn into drop down or slide out variations. So when I ran across this fun little site, I couldn’t help notice the navigation. Here, the desktop...