One can discuss whether numerous CSS-galleries challenge our creativity, however they can serve as a quite nice source for inspiration. The galleries of CSS-based designs showcase exemplary design practices, solutions, ideas and templates. Once you have no idea what you should do next with your web-site, it’s worth taking a look at some beautiful works – crème de la crème of CSS-designs – out there.
Below you’ll find a brief overview of css-galleries you can explore inspiration from.
Links checked: May/27 2008.
CSS-Galleries: An Overview Link
- CSS Beauty1
CSS Beauty focuses on providing its audience with a database of well designed CSS based sites, as well as news and happenings on the CSS Design Community. It showcases designers work and serves as inspiration for those looking to build CSS based websites.
- CSS Blast2
Russian CSS Showcase
CSS Gallery with Blog’s and Online Portfolio’s
- CSS Clip3
Web Design Inspiration and Gallery
- CSS Design Yorkshire5
A gallery of CSS web design in Yorkshire UK
- CSS Drive- Categorized CSS gallery and examples7
CSS gallery, code samples, tutorials, and moreCSS Collection
CSS Gallery – We are the BalkaniCSS!
CSS Showcase – Slovenia
Creative-Pakistan.com is a platform to showcase web and CSS designs of creative Pakistani web desginers
CSSFILL provides free CSS based layouts and templates
- CSS Galaxy11
CSS Gallery with voting and comments.
- CSS Heaven14
CSS Gallery – submit your own css design and view a gallery full of creative design inspiration. The submitted designs can be rated
- CSS ImportCSS15
The no-frills CSS Gallery
CSSmania, the most updated css showcase all over the globe
- CSS Princess18
CSS princess is showcase gallery of beautiful css sites. You can find web sites primarily done completly with css , without tables.
- CSS Reboot19
CSS Gallery – The CSS Reboot is a community event for web professionals and enthusiasts. This November 1st at 18:00 GMT Rebooters from all over the world will launch their web standards-based redesigns
- csstux – The best dressed sites on the web20
A gallery of inspiring web site design and resources, focused primarily on sites using cascading style sheets.
- CSS Vault – The Web’s CSS Site21
A repository of sites using cascading style sheets and a list of resources
- CSS Website22
Gallery of Css Design Website. Submit your site.
- CSS Zen Garden: The Beauty in CSS Design23
A demonstration of what can be accomplished visually through CSS-based design. Classic!
- Design Shack – Inspirational CSS and Blog Design25
Design Shack offers regular examples of great CSS, standards based design to help inspire and create. We feature any website which shows off some flair, and doesn’t fit into the standard pattern we come to expect from CSS design.
- Liquid Designs
Liquid Designs is a gallery of websites designed with liquid layouts using XHTML and CSS
collecting best practice web standards design examples
- Submit CSS28
Submit your own css design and view a gallery full of creative design inspiration
- Unmatched Style29
Unmatched Style is a constantly growing community dedicated to acknowledging those who have made exceptionally gorgeous web sites using Cascading Style Sheets and web standards. By recognizing these exceptionally beautiful designs, other designers and businesses can get inspired and find a direction they may wish to take with their own web sites.
- W3 Compliant Sites: Sites designed to comply with W3C Web Site Standards31
A collection of web standards compliant web sites and their designers
- Web Standards Awards32
Awarding web sites that successfully combine form and function
- Well Designed CSS Sites33
Andy Budds List of well styled sites.
- 1 http://www.cssbeauty.com
- 2 http://cssblast.ru/
- 3 http://www.cssclip.com/
- 4 http://css-demo.com/
- 5 http://www.css-design-yorkshire.com/
- 6 http://www.css-design-yorkshire.com/
- 7 http://www.cssdrive.com
- 8 http://www.ceeses.com/
- 9 http://www.creative-pakistan.com
- 10 http://www.cssfill.com/
- 11 http://cssgalaxy.com/
- 12 http://cssgalaxy.com/
- 13 http://csshazard.com/
- 14 http://www.cssheaven.com/
- 15 http://www.cssimport.com
- 16 http://www.cssimport.com
- 17 http://www.nv30.com/mt/blogomania/
- 18 http://cssprincess.com/
- 19 http://www.cssreboot.com/gallery/
- 20 http://www.csstux.com/
- 21 http://www.cssvault.com
- 22 http://www.css-website.com/
- 23 http://www.csszengarden.com
- 24 http://www.csszengarden.com
- 25 http://designshack.net/
- 26 http://www.piepmatzel.de
- 27 http://www.piepmatzel.de
- 28 http://www.submitcss.com/
- 29 http://www.unmatchedstyle.com/gallery/
- 30 http://www.unmatchedstyle.com/gallery/
- 31 http://www.w3csites.com/sites.asp
- 32 http://www.webstandardsawards.com
- 33 http://www.andybudd.com/links/well_designed_css_sites/index.php
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