Design blogs and journals

A comprehensive listing of top design blogs, journals and magazines

An Aesthete’s Lament
An Aesthete’s Lament is a style blog about decoration, fashion, art, architecture, entertaining, design history, personalities, and more.

Top design news and stories

The international design magazine, based in Italy. News, events, articles, stories.

Blueprint Magazine
Blueprint Magazine is a leading Architecture and Design Magazine. It provides the latest news, articles, events & competitions details related to arts, architecture and design.

Communication Arts
Graphic design and advertising competition; new and innovative work in advertising and design updated weekly.

Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, New York, US.

Core 77 Industrial Design Network. Design articles.

D&D Diseño y Decoracion, Argentina
The interior design and home decoration magazine, based in Argentina.

Design Contest
Articles on design and design ideas.

Designers Brasileiros (Brazil)
Um blog para web designers com dicas, tutoriais, downloads, CMS, arte e música Aqui os assuntos são: Web Design, Desenvolvimento Web, Tableless, CSS, Campanhas, free-lancing, Photoshop, Illustrator e muito mais.

An information platform and stable of digital magazines that seeks to engage and inspire designers from all disciplines, the design conscious and the design curious. Titles include  Design in Technology, Design Living, Design Education and Design Art.

A leading independent publication for design, architecture, art, photography and graphics.

Design Observer
Writings on design and culture.

Delivering design related news, events, competitions, and resources, Dexigner is the leading online portal for designers. Dexigner also provides a design directory, agenda, map and weekly newsletter.

The Design Shift
The chronicle of publication design, culture and change.

Domus. Editorale Domus 
The famous Italian design magazine. Un’azienda da sempre all’avanguardia. Architettura, Design, Arte, Comunicazione.


Encore Magazine

Eye Magazine
Eye, the international review of graphic design, is a quarterly printed magazine about graphic design and visual culture.

FX Magazine

Print is a bimonthly magazine about visual culture and design. Print covers commercial, social, and environmental design from every angle.

A design weblog.

Design and architecture magazine.

Italian Idea 
Design Magazine.

Metropolis Magazine Online
Architecture, design, web picks, archive design culture.

Monocle Magazine

My Modern Met
My Modern Met is a blog where art enthusiasts and trend spotters connect over creative ideas.

Notcot is a network of designers and design sites with aim of sharing ideas and images.

Print is a bimonthly magazine about visual culture and design. Print covers commercial, social, and environmental design from every angle.


Shift Japan

Wallpaper Magazine
Wallpaper, featuring art, architecture, design, fashion, lifestyle, technology and cars.


Inhabitat is a weblog devoted to the future of design, tracking the innovations in technology, practices and materials that are pushing architecture and home design towards a smarter and more sustainable future.

50 top graphic design blogs, a list by David Airey.

CR Blog
News and views on visual communications from the writers of Creative Review

Design Observer
Observers Room:  home to bloggers and critics, commentators and pundits, artists and writers eager to share their opinions on a host of subjects — each clocking in somewhere between the brevity of the 140-character tweet and the expansiveness of the 1,000-word essay.

Popular design portal featuring the latest design news

I Love Typography
Devoted to fonts, typefaces and all things typographical.

Russell Davies
A UK-based blog on topics associated with design.

Logo Design Love
A website dedicated to all things logo.

Design View
Articles, Essays and Opinions by Andy Rutledge

Design Sponge

Frontier is an international digital community of young artists and designers representing a wide range of disciplines. Frontier is about connecting you with like-minded creatives across the globe.

Mark Boulton

Design Observer
A Who’s Who of some of the most notable design writers from the last decade, with founding contributors including Michael Bierut, William Drenttel, Jessica Helfand and Rick Poynor.

Directories *

50 of the world’s best design blogs from Times Online.

100 Must Read Design Blogs. Design Shack

Top 50 graphic design blogs, by David Airey, graphic designer.

Interior design and furniture design blogs *

The top 25 interior design and furniture design blogs.

2Modern Design Talk. Modern Furniture & Design Blog

Material Girls
The best in interior design and home decorating with a sprinkle of pop culture.


Web Urbanist

Swiss Miss