2022 Ultimate list of design trends

Curious in finding out what 2022 has in store for the design world? Take a look at this ultimate list of design trends articles covering graphic design, UX, UI, web design, animation, AR, VR and more.

Animation/Motion Graphics

mixing 2D/3D animated collage thin lines animated logo isometric shapes mixed media morphing

Video by Envato
Video by Dezine Junkie

AR, VR, XR, Metaverse

metaverse NFTs AR/VR tourism AR remote assistance AR filters branded XR experience XR in education

Video by Bernard Marr

Email Design

simple personalized messaging interactive experience privacy minimalism authenticity accessibility

Video by Envatonewsletters, mobile optimisation, hyper-personalisation, social integration, testimonials/reviews, animation, brand storytelling, plain text emails, accessibility, authenticity

Graphic Design

3D motion design retro NFTs 90’s nostalgia sharp contrast geometric shapes abstract surrealism

Video by Envato

Interior Design

organic materials multifunctionality outdoor space working from home space minimalism

Marketing Trends

short videos conversational marketing interactive content voice search branded audio content direct to consumer

Video by Neil Patel D2C (Direct to consumer), voice search, live videos, going omni-channel
Video by Jaime Higuera – video ads, vertical short-form content, people over brands, authentic long-form content, users as marketing, community-led projects , podcasting

Social Media

TikTok video influencer marketing social audiosocial ads customer care

Video by Hootsuite

Typography/font Trends

line thickness bold headlines mixed width experimental art nouveau unreadable outlined brutalist

Video by Satori Graphics

UX / UI / Web Design Trends

interaction animation voice UI gradients bold typography 3D dark mode unorthodox designs simplicity

Video by Envato