Are you considering getting a new business card? If you’ve recently launched a new business in 2019, then a professional, visually-engaging business card is a must-have.
Maybe you've got a critical event coming up? A pivotal client meeting that's fast-approaching? Or, another all-too-important event that you need brand new business cards for.
How do your current business card designs look? Is their design still current, or are they starting to look dated? Would you feel excited and proud handing them to a new lead?
Your cards need to come across as vibrant, modern, and fresh. They need to:
- represent your brand and business
- carry the personality and message of your company
- encourage prospects to connect with you.
A creative business card is memorable. It makes a positive impression when you hand it to a new contact or potential client. Your business card needs a unique design—one that carries a visual punch.
Creative Card Designs on Envato Elements (With Unlimited Use)
Whether you’re a freelancer, run a digital agency, work in an online business, or recently launched a startup, a quality business card is a branding asset every business needs in 2019.
In this article, we feature a bevy of creative business cards templates from Envato Elements, all designed to stand out while representing your brand professionally.
Your business card needs to serve your business or personal branding well, highlight your contact info and messaging, while making an on-brand visual impact.
A graphic designer knows how to communicate visually and make the best use of the tiny canvas of a business card. These business card templates are made by experienced designers in Photoshop. They include the following professional features:
- creative, visually-engaging design layouts
- CMYK color mode with 300 DPI resolution
- professional print-ready setup in Photoshop
- set with legible, high-quality free fonts
- fully editable and well-organized PSD files
All of these business cards have the features you need. And they're creatively designed, without overdoing it (keeping to a professional modern aesthetic).
5 Creative Business Card Design Inspirations (New From Envato Elements - For 2019)
Here are a few interesting creative business card design inspirations that are trending on Envato Elements in 2019:
Modern, creative, professional and unique. Four words that describe this creative visiting card design. It's suitable for any professional business that still wants to maintain a sense of creativity and not give out a serious vibe to the business. Included are front and rear templates and also a landscape format.
Just drop in your texts, and it’s ready. It’s that simple and easy. This well-organized and structured template makes it super easy for you to customize the design and color as per your need. The design is clean and professional.
Need a clean, modern, organic or back to nature look? Here's a beautiful multipurpose business card that comes in four design variations to choose from. This card immediately gives out a clean and pure feel. Both landscape and portrait options are available.
Here's a really creative card design idea, a retro cassette business card template. This template is a great example of the simplest object around you or from your past can be used in a creative way to stand out from the crowd. A sure conversation starter!
Have you got a part to play in many organizations and want to create unique business cards with multiple logos? A template for business cards with multiple logos is something you won't easily find, so it's time to get creative. Pick a simple design like this business card template that comes with a clean single logo design on one side. Include all your multiple logos in there and resize these logos accordingly. Include all your contact information on the other side and you've got your very own business cards with multiple logos!
15 awesome creative designs in a bundle. Fresh, vibrant and modern designs to choose from. Would it be the one that looks like an envelope or one of those that looks like it’s printed on cardboard? Be spoiled for choice and try them all out to see which fits your personality or brand identity well.
Envato Elements (Design Without Limits)
Envato Elements has a single compelling (all inclusive) offer:
Sign up for Envato Elements and you get access to thousands of unlimited use graphics and templates (with unlimited use). Get great web themes, creative business card templates, and more—all for one low price.
That’s right! Download as many creative card designs and graphics as you want, then customize them to fit any of your project needs.
While Envato Elements is a powerful option, if you prefer to buy creative business cards design templates one at a time (instead of getting unlimited access to hundreds of creative designs), check out the selection from our GraphicRiver marketplace below.
Unique Business Card Ideas on Envato Market in 2019 (Buy It One At a Time)
On the GraphicRiver marketplace, we've got loads of really cool and unique creative visiting card design with stylish new designs being added weekly. They're created for a variety of professional needs—especially for those who seek modern, fresh and visually striking designs.
Here are our trending (best-selling) creative business card ideas and designs:
Grab a professional business card design. Insert your logo, enter your contact info, and include your brand messaging. Then get them off to the printers. And you’re ready to start handing them out and making important connections!
15 Creative Business Cards Templates for 2019
Here are twenty creative business cards templates with unique layouts, that are designed in Photoshop to catch the eye, and make a lasting first impression:
If you need a creative business card, with a unique design, then this modern polygon style is a great choice. It comes with three colorful background style options that range from cool as ice to a burning inferno. It also has both square and round edge options, as well as integrates quality free fonts.
Whether you work in a creative field or have a new business with an inspired mission, this card will stand out. It’s easy to customize with your info, work with its organized Photoshop layers, and quickly add your brand to.
With angled colorful squares in motion, this business card has a clean creative design, with a playful pixel feel. Whether you run a digital marketing agency, design websites, or are looking to extend the branding for your startup, grab this colorful business cards template. You can customize the design with your personal details. It’s set up for professional printing and easy to work within Photoshop.
This business card design makes great use of its canvas. With a colorful picture, accentuated with a patterned design, and well-balanced layout, this template has the right balance of minimalism and creativity. It’s made for multiple types of businesses and set up for professional use.
Whether you’re a professional photographer or want to highlight photography on your business card, this design is optimized for that use. It’s set up to show a selected image of your choice in a creative way.
With round and square options, CMYK color mode, and all layers professionally set up, this business card design is ready to work within Photoshop. Download it now and put it to use to brand your business creatively.
This creative business card has a unique design with multiple avatars graphically standing out. This design would be great for an agent, a creative team with a full-roster, or a startup that helps people make connections in a meaningful way.
Whether you prefer to use Photoshop or Illustrator to customize your card, this set of template files comes with Photoshop PSD, Vector EPS, and Illustrator AI files. It’s print-ready, set up with CMYK colors, and 3.5 by 2 inch and .125 bleeds for professional printing. It’s also set with the free font Roboto. Grab this card now!
This professional business card has a clean modern design and vivid colors. It includes two files, one front, and one back design. If you've got a modern logo for your company and want it to stand out on your business card, then this template is just the right design for you.
It's got the correct bleed, dimensions, and printing setup you’d expect in a professional template. It uses quality free fonts and is designed for your contact details to be easy to read.
If you’re a graphic designer, digital artist, or modern creative, then this business card is made for you. It features colorful abstract shapes that are in vibrant motion. The feel of the card is innovative and modern, so you can make a creative impression.
You don’t want to hand a colleague a boring business card or leave a new customer with the feeling that your work might be dull. Instead, grab this design and make a great impression with it!
This business card has a stylish poly-morphing shape design that comes with multiple color options against a dark background. There are 12 PSD files in the download. They're set up professionally, with proper dimensions and printer bleeds.
They come in CMYK color mode and are designed at 300 DPI resolution. You can add your logo, brand, and contact info to this card, as they're fully-customizable.
This is a modern business card design that's designed to feature your logo. It also has multiple icons and design elements that direct the eye to your contact details.
It comes with two PSD Files, set up at full print resolution and ready to be edited with your business custom info.
If you want a modern, colorful business cards template, then this geometric design is an awesome choice for a variety of businesses. Whether you’re launching a startup, looking to refresh your current business materials, or need to showcase your personal brand, these unique business cards would work well. It has a flexible design with a current style.
It’s print-ready and fully-layered in Photoshop. This PSD file has three color versions of its eye-popping triangular mosaic design. Your business name is featured prominently, and your details will read with clarity, with icons situated next to each contact line. So, new connections you make can quickly get to your website, shoot you an email, or find you on Twitter.
This photo business card bundle comes with six PSD files and three distinctive business cards. Each features photography prominently on a dark background and offer creative shape-based crops of the artwork, that's well integrated into the typography on the card.
Whether you want to include photos that are cut at dynamic angles, or feature folio pieces in sets of squares, this set of high-quality business cards has a number of creative layout options. This way, you can display your work or dynamic photography on your card.
This is a creative visiting card design that's got a vintage design style. It’s great for freelance creatives or those looking to make a bold creative statement. It's got a playing card theme that's playful, but still professional. The file is set up for professional printing and can be fully-customized in Photoshop.
These are high energy business cards, great for personal branding for digital creatives, or for your growing creative studio. They come in two color options, popping purple or bright blue.
There's also a subtle design on the back of the card of polygonal elements that complement the card design. It’s got a business card design vertical template with modern and clean design. It’s fully editable in Photoshop and is set with the free professional font Lato.
This is a creative business card design vertical, for personal use, or for multiple types of businesses. It's got a cropped photo area on the back of the card for adding a creative photo. And the front of the card is clean, with easy to read contact details, and logo area. There’s also a dynamic shape that cuts through the middle of the business card design vertical, complimenting the photo on the back.
This is the most creative set of business cards we’re featuring in this collection. They're made for creatives, so great for graphic designers, modern artists, or digital creatives. They’re designed to present your personal brand and showcase yourself expressively.
And if you run a creative or artistic business, these cards may be just the right fit for your branding needs. There are four unique business card ideas, with stunning color options, and vibrant backgrounds, that come in this bundle.
You can get your favorite one customized quickly in Photoshop, printed professionally, then start handing them out to fresh contacts.
5 Creative Business Card Tips
You want your business cards to make an impression. They should have a creative design that makes your business stand out. Here are a handful of business card tips, to ensure your business card design is visually engaging and memorable:
1. Consider Creativity in Context
There are a number of styles of creative business card designs, that range the gamut from expressive to more minimal design:
- If your branding is calling out for a visually-striking card, then consider one from a set like the Creative Business Card Premium Bundle. These cards have a crafted design that's exploding with creativity.
- Whereas if your business branding fits better with a cleaner design, then consider these Colorful, Unique Business Cards Template. The creative energy in these cards are more restrained, so maybe more fitting to a variety of business brands.
If you're looking for a set that's got really engaging color with a creative feel, then the Creative Modern Polygon Business Card is a great choice.
Your business card should match the brand of your business and be creatively aligned with your goals.
2. Work Within Your Business Card Layout
Your business card template is designed with a professional layout. An experienced designer has taken this tiny 2 inch by 3.5-inch printable canvas and transformed it into a lead magnet.
Every contact detail will be on its own line, in some cases with icons next to them, or inside boxes. All the design elements will be set up on a grid. This allows someone looking at your business card to see the design as well-organized and find important information quickly. Here's an example of a business card grid:
You can fully-customize your business card template in Photoshop, but it’s a good idea to stick with the layout that it comes with. Those invisible lines are what holds your business card together visually.
There's a balance and flow that leads someone through the card design. You can make adjustments to colors, change to your logo, swap out similar icons, or edit the text, but take care not to break the layout design.
Random design choices don’t make something more creative.
3. Place Custom Details on Your Card
A professional business card needs to fit the branding of your business, display your logo prominently, and highlight your website and contact details, so the people you connect with can find you online, on social, or via email.
Read through our comprehensive guide on what information to include on your business card (from the contact details to include, to your tagline, and job title choices):
4. Put the Back of Your Card to Work
Don’t forget that the back of your business card is prime real estate to make use of. Add a business card background design that’s meaningful to your brand or business. Showcase images of your work. Or give a special offer, promote a high value giveaway, or direct prospects to an engaging landing page.
Here are more tips on making best use of the back of your business card:
5. Make a Visual Statement
There are a lots of ways to make a visual statement with your business card. Whether it’s adding a dash of playful creativity, as with Cassette Business Card Template. Or introducing photos in an unexpected and creative style, as with Restaurant Business Card.
Making great use of icons, adding your logo and embellishments, or giving a visual nod to your expertise, are excellent ways to punch up your business card. Your design should make a visual statement that gives the innovative feel of your business to every prospect you hand your card to. For more creative business card design tips, read this Envato Tuts+ article:
With the right template, your business card is already set up for success. You can download a professional design and quickly customize it to your brand and business.
Quickly Design Your 2019 Business Card Online With Placeit
Another great option for making a business card quickly is to use Placeit. Check out Placeit’s online business card maker for a bevy of business card templates you can use to create your own custom business cards in seconds.
Placeit has thousands of business card templates that you can use as a starting point for a business card design. What’s more, you don’t have to download and learn any complicated programs to use it.
You can quickly and easily customize the text, font, colors, and even icons to get the perfect business card design for your brand.
Try a Free Course on Business Card Design in Photoshop
Want to learn the whole process of designing a business card in Adobe Photoshop? Join Melody Nieves for a free 45-minute video course, How to Design a Business Card. You'll learn every step involved in creating three separate business card designs: minimalist, photographic, and artistic.
Get a Creative Business Card Design for 2019!
And if you need assistance with customizing your business card or brand assets, our hand-picked graphic designers on Envato Studio are available to assist.
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