Our top favorite books on design

We’ve curated a list of all of our favorite design books for beginners, seasoned designers, and anyone interested in general design. These books are rich in educational content, inspiration, and the science behind aesthetics.

Our top 10 design literature recommendations:

The Elements of Typographic Style

This typography guide has the final word on all of those type nuances you've been struggling with. If you're looking for the appropriate dash to use on every occasion, this is your book.

Hand Lettering Ledger

Mesmerized by the sheer skill in hand-lettering on instagram? This interactive workbook not only provides lettering techniques and tricks, but also features guided workbook pages for you to practice your letterforms.

Burn Your Portfolio

If you need advice about getting started as a designer (rates, clients, project management, employees, freelancing), this is your personal guru.