Card Observer: A New Site for Business Card Design Inspiration

Henry Jones of Web Design Ledger, and formerly of Design Reviver, has recently launched a new site to showcase excellent business card designs. Card Observer is a gallery site that provides inspiration to designers and a platform for others to showcase their own work.

Card Observer

Card Observer

While there are tons of web design galleries out there and plenty of sources of design inspiration online, Card Observer is a rare source that focuses exclusively on business card design. If you have in seeing examples of excellent design, check out Card Observer.

To see some business card design inspiration from our site please see:

Published February 1st, 2009 by

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  • Wollongong Web Development, February 1, 2009

    Great resource will be bookmarking this little beauty

  • David Airey, February 1, 2009

    Hi Steven,

    I’d not seen that before. Cheers.

    Here’s a business card inspiration site you may not be familiar with, called ‘it even has a watermark’:

    What I like about this one is how the cards are categorised into sections, such as plastic, foiling, homemade etc.

    Definitely worth a look.

  • Martin, February 1, 2009

    Let’s see Paul Allen’s card.
    Look at that subtle off-white coloring.
    The tasteful thickness of it.
    Oh, my God. It even has a watermark.
    Is something wrong, Patrick ?
    You’re sweating.

  • ExistentialDucks, February 2, 2009

    Creative business cards like these are awesome, but very un-economical – can you imagine how much it costs to print these?

  • derl, February 3, 2009

    its not to often i bookmark a site from a blog post but the designs here are amazing, i just need to find a company that can do the punched out effect, i love it

  • Josh, February 5, 2009

    I don’t think the extra cost of these business cards is worth it, simply because the fancy design still doesn’t convey how it benefits anybody else. Very nice to look at though.

    • Vandelay Design, February 5, 2009

      I won’t disagree with you, but for inspirational purposes they can be very good (as you said).

  • thinkflick, February 19, 2009

    Informative link for design a business card and helped alot. I would recommend it