logo design ideas

In this article we will look at logo design ideas using :

Visual-Text It

Experiment with inserting graphic symbols into text or shaping text to form familiar images, like these excellent examples below.   As the world goes intensely digital, we have formed “visual shorthand” for lots of commonly used terms.  The mind deciphers these images in the blink of an eye.

Auto Truck Transport Logistics Logo Design

Truck Transport Logistics Logo Design

Coffee Cafe – Logo Template

Coffee Cafe - Logo Template     

Fine Wines, MBottle, Pierro, Saxon
Ready to celebrate?  Get out the bottle-opener and corkscrew and let’s enjoy some Fine Wines! MBottle too uses the “popping the cork” and bottle opener concept. Perro is Spanish for dog – see the pooch in this logo?

Circle It

Circle in a logo can suggest community, friendship, love, unity, stability and endurance.

Be creative inside the circle – the eagle is formed by brush strokes.

Eagle Logo Template

Eagle Logo Template - Circle Design

Circle Cat Gradient Color Logo

Circle Cat Gradient Color Logo

3D It

Generation 3D Logo Template

Generation 3D Logo Template

Evocon – Eco Infinity Logo Template

Evocon - Eco Infinity Logo Template

Get Motion Into It

Horse Running Custom Design Logo Template

Horse Running Custom Design Logo Template 2
Revival Theme Garden
The figure of a man gracefully leaping from the Revival logo gives you a feeling of vitality and action. You can almost smell the flowers in ths logo for Theme Garden, with a butterfly’s flight path connecting  the letters ‘T’ and ‘G ‘.

 

Symbolize It

Bakery Shop Logo Design

Bakery Shop Logo Design
Carrib Bridges
This logo says it all – combining symbols for fishing, shooting and archery in a simple, memorable way. This logo makes a smart play on visuals with cutlery forming a bridge for the Bridges Pub and Eatery.
Happynest Twist
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Can you see the smile in this logo? Doesn’t this logo make you think of a cheese twist?

 

Simplify It

Falcon Logo Template

Falcon Logo Template
FreshFish Nimoe
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Two ‘F’s echo the colors in the font and form the fish shape in this logo for Fresh Fish.  How simple and fresh is that! Sushi strips form a fish a la “Finding Nemo” of Disney fame.

 

Get Viso-Literal

Wi-Fi Cafe Logo Template

Wi-Fi Cafe Logo Template
Say Cheese Quote Nine
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A cheese forming a speech blurb – this logo is self-explanatory and the colors make it strong. The Quote Nine logo accents the brand name in no uncertain terms.
Page Fold
Attractive colors and 3-D look for a folded “P” makes this logo unusual.

 

Get Imaginative

Beautiful Mind Balloon Chef
Logo Design - Beautiful Mind 30+ Best Logo Designs
A tree in the shape of the human brain gives meaning to the brand name “Beautiful Mind”. Up, up and away! A chef’s cap taking off like a hot-air balloon, laden with table cutlery, makes an interesting logo.

 

Multi-Color It

Travel Location – Logo Template

Travel Location - Logo Template

Wine Bottles. Wine Grapes. Logo Template

WIne Bottles. Wine Grapes. Logo Template
Paper Passion  Fresh Me Now
Logo Design - paperpassion Fresh me now
“Passionate about paper” says this multi-colored paper heart logo. Colorful fruit form a pear shape in this refreshing logo.

 

Go Negative

Negative space in art is the space around and between objects. In a negative space logo the focus is on what is between the objects.  It is also referred to as “Air Space”. Click here to see some examples of negative space in logo design.

Blue Dog Properties Circus of Magazines
Logo Design - paperpassion Fresh me now
Smart use of negative space between the legs of the dog forms the shape of a house. The distinctive shape of the Big Top forms the pages of a magazine.
Snooty Peacock logo
This a tasteful design of a peacock and the face of a lady. The color is feminine and the use of negative space creates a stunning effect! Designing letters out of piano keys.
Yoga Australia Logo Guild of Food Writers Logo
This logo gracefully shows the expert making the shape of the Australia map with a typical yoga pose. Guild of Food Writers
The Guild of Food Writers logo says it all so tastefully!

Signatures Make a Personal Statement

Logo Design - Dogliani

Designers often put their signature into their brands.

Sign Style Signature font

Sign Style Signature font

Colorful Gradients

Stunning 3D Gradient Logo Design Templates Of Animals And Birds – Colorful and Duotone Styles

3D Gradient Logo Design Templates Of Animals And Birds - Colorful and Duotone Designs

 

A typical lemon-stand awning on a real lemon makes this logo memorable.

Stylize It

Elephant Colorful Logo Style

Elephant Colorful Logo Style
Elephruit Logomotive
The stylized elephant reaching for a fruit makes an effective logo for Elephruit, importers of exotic South-East Asian fruits. This ‘locomotive’ for a design company appears to be constructed of puzzle pieces put together, and the smoke could symbolize speech bubbles.

 

Squiggle It or Loop It

Shapes from squiggles, loops and swirls create unexpected patterns that break visual monotony.  Used imaginatively, they make these logos stand out from the ordinary.

The Golf Park Wineline
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Simple and stylish, this loopy logo uses a golf club as the trunk of a tree. A few twists and twirls, and accents with color – and voila!  You have a pretty cool logo!
Core Cider Zebrand
Core Cider Zebrand
Apple peel forms a cider bottle with an apple leaf sticking out of it and makes an effective logo for Core Cider. This zebra has a ‘spring’ in its walk!
Homespun Chili Protek Design
Homespun Chili
This logo designed for Homespun Chili company plays on the word “spun” along with the typical shape of the chili. The Protek logo ‘loops the loop’ gracefully in a soaring, diving twirl!

Logo Design Ideas

We hope you enjoyed this collection of logo design ideas.  If you would like Entheos to design a logo for you, get started right away with just $199 for three logo options.

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