This Week’s Favourites – October 2nd 2009

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In this week’s collection of cool web findings we have a roundup of websites with impressive illustrations; an awesome Illustrator tutorial; a great insight into the development of a popular iPhone app; logo design processes from top designers; and a collection of high quality Illustrator tutorials.

Designers Couch

Designers Couch

Designers Couch showcase this great list of 70 impressive websites with outstanding illustrations.

Cute Little Factory

Cute Little Factory

Andrea Austoni shows us how to create an amazing space rocket graphic with his detailed Illustrator tutorial.

Cultured Code

Cultured Code

I stumbled across this brilliant insight into the behind the scenes development of the Things app for the iPhone. Check out the concept sketches and initial concepts.

Creative Nerds

Creative Nerds

Creative Nerds are pumping out top quality posts lately; this post reveals the logo design process of 30 professional designers.

The Design Mag

The Design Mag

The Design Mag links to a collection of top quality Illustrator tutorials in their post titled 44 really useful and new Adobe Illustrator tutorials.

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  1. that Designers Couch its very interesting :D

  2. Hi Chris,

    thanks for featuring my space rocket tutorial! One thing, though, as you can see in my website’s header I’m a guy, so please correct “HER detailed Illustrator tutorial” to “HIS detailed Illustrator tutorial”.


  3. Web 2.0 says:

    Great collection…

  4. Ofri says:

    Cute Little Factory has an very inspiring design – great pick Chris!

  5. Diane says:

    cute little factory is very nice!

  6. crumblepie says:

    I liked the freebies on Cute Little Factory.. I don’t have Illustrator, but I liked that little screenshot you’ve put up so I just had to check it out. Thanks!

  7. Cute little factory is probably my favorite on this list as well, great site flow, with even better graphics, vectors, and links.

  8. ali says:

    nice list, l want always better picture, but l like the list

  9. Great set, a big fan of a couple of these sites.

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