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Helpful web tool: Placehold.it

Have you ever been working on a design and need to insert a placeholder image to show where a graphic will go? The typical process is something like this: open photoshop, create a new image, enter the size you need, change the background color, add some text and then save it. Here’s a handy web-based tool to replace that process: http://placehold.it/ .

Mundane task, done in less time, equals a happy designer.

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LEAP Organics’ Package Design

These designs are just flat out amazing to me. Love the vibrant color, detail, typography, effects. Designed by Moxie Sozo for Leap Organics and scheduled to launch spring 2010. Can’t wait to see them in the wild.

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Awesome Illustration

This is an awesome design illustration from N.Design Studio I just had to post. Love the colors and the style!

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Inspiration

Nice Pencil Sketch Design

Here’s a sweet pencil-sketch design from the RichPurple blog. It’s simple, elegant and grabs your attention.