ARTICLE SUMMARY: “11 surprising graphic design trends for 2021” is an article by Daniel Piper looking at whats in store for the coming year in design and helping designers keep up to date on whats in style.

Some of these trends will include a few blasts from the past as well as some surprising new trends.

  • Abstract Psychedelia
  • Symbol Revival
  • Retro Futurism
  • Authentic Representation

With all these trends there is one recurring theme of “putting people first”. The accompanying infographics by 99designs contains examples of each style with an explanation about each one of them. As consumers taste change from year to year it pays for designers to keep up with those changes.

Check out all 11 trends and let us know what you think in the comments.