Hear, hear: We are hosting an online portfolio review
We started Design Islands website to share the good and bad, start discussions and connect with digital design community. This fall, we start giving back! We have teamed up with experienced designers to give you insight on how to present your own work, based on real examples. If you want to kickstart your career and push your designs to the next level, dust off your portfolio and apply!
Design Islands: Portfolio Review
If you’d like to have your portfolio reviewed or just be a part of the discussion, check out the details of our 3-day event and apply by September 15.

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A Great Design Portfolio Is an Ace up Your Sleeve
Having gone through dozens of portfolios and participated in multiple candidate selections, Emanuel knows what makes a great portfolio. In this article he shares best practices for creating one yourself.

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How Apple makes soft-UI the future
The new iOS and MacOS UI changes reflect where the industry is heading.

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See how Airbnb compares to alternative booking apps when it comes to personalization and learn how to apply this to your product.
One normally would not think of automation and mindfulness going hand in hand. But this project shows that with research and design, we actually can use automation as a tool to promote mindfullness. 
Browse handpicked ui and ux design examples and find inspiration for your next website or app.
Noted makes it easy for you to take simple notes on Figma. With various templates to choose from, one can take notes in any shape and form. 
MagicPattern editor helps you effortlessly create unique geometric patterns to brand your landing page, website, and social media posts.

Story Line: messages from a pandemic
illo — a very creative studio
Binz map by Lovro Klopotan
Good news
... for the Exhibition of Croatian design 19/20! And they will be published in exhibition's printed Review. Sure you've heard about Design Islands, but have you checked out Underline yet? 👀
Admit it — last time you've given your portfolio a good scrub and polish was you even don't remember when. Apply for our online review and kickstart your career. ✨