It’s hard to imagine how difficult it is to create a business card that has an out of the box design, outrageous or not, but memorable at least. Most of the times designers find themselves very enthusiastic about what they’re working on, but in the end they realize that what they’ve designed is nothing more than ordinary.
Designing an ordinary one isn’t necessarily bad if you stick to some standards, rules and guidelines of designing a business card, but what you want for your client and, especially, what the wants for himself is to have a great business card, not just a regular one. The client wants a business card that stands out of the crowd and makes his image memorable.
A good step that you could take for assuring that you have the basis for creating an awesome business card design is to read tips, tricks and guidelines from professionals that have been in this industry for a while. Another good step would be to have in your memory a bundle of great business cards and trends that they follow.
To help with that second step, I prepared this article with really creative and new business card design that could be the inspiration for your next projects.