In this week’s roundup of creative web links, we have a bunch of retro web design inspiration, cool examples of animal mascots in web design, a showcase of horizontal websites, a vector character tutorial and a list of some more must-read design blogs.
The folks over at PV.M Garage recently put together this great collection of 25 Amazing Retro Websites for Your Inspiration.
Hongkiat have an amazing roundup of 21 Excellent Examples of Animal Web Mascots, including some of my favourite characters from across the web.
Horizontal website layouts break the mould in web design. The Vandelay Design Blog has this showcase of 35+ inspiring examples.
Nik Holmes has written an amazing tutorial for Vectortuts, covering the process of creating a Stinking Zombie Flesh-Eater Character in Illustrator.
If you’re looking for more blogs to feed your creativity, Creative Opera have listed over 80 of their favourite must-read design blogs.