I designed and built the previous Home Holistics website over a year ago so it was about time for a new look. Read previous post here. Sarah’s client base is mostly visitors to the South West, so the site needed to work and look good on the devices people take with them on holiday, e.g.
Flat design can be seen everywhere, major smartphone UI’s (iO7, Windows 8), apps and software – adding an exaggerated 45 degree shadow spices things up. Jeff Escalante, the guy who initiated this trend discussion, called it Long Shadow Design. The shadow gives a sense of depth, but you still maintain the flat look of the