Color love: black, white, red

While black and white is a classic look, adding a bit or even a splash of red can bring everything to life.

(Color inspiration: poster for the English National Opera by Carroll, Dempsey & Thirkell)

Here are some beautifully designed works I’ve found on the net over the years that use these colors to great effect:

mateo & bernabe by Moruba
Mateo & Bernabé packaging by Moruba

black swan poster by la boca
Black Swan poster designed by La Boca

packaging by Peter Gregson
Packaging for a women’s hair salon by Peter Gregson.

bao bei menu by Glasfurd & Walker
Bao Bei menu by Glasfurd & Walker

the arrogant butcher
The Arrogant Butcher signage by TunnelBravo

Three colors make for a striking combination. I hope to be able to use it in future design projects.


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