Have you ever been at a wedding or event, where every little thing matched in color as if each little detail was meticulously picked by a professional? Or have you ever been in a store where all of the signs, the sale tags, the company uniforms and even the shopping bags all looked like they all belonged together? It looks effortless right?
Did you know that behind every good brand, wedding, event, film, and fashion line there is some form of a well-thought out mood board?
You may have even tried to make a mood board once yourself and realized that combining the right images, colors and fonts to tell one cohesive story is much harder than it seems. If you’ve ever been on pinterest you may have noticed the beautiful mood boards floating around and thought “how did they do that? why is this so hard?”
This guide will give you the tools you need to design your own pin-worthy digital mood board.
WHAT IS COVERED IN THIS GUIDE?
We take you step-by-step through the process from start to finish. You will learn to describe your mood, gather your inspiration images, edit down to final selections and finally, you’ll create your final mood board, ready to be shared with the world.
Part of making beautiful mood boards is knowing what looks good. In this section, we explore the principles of designing quality mood boards including how to decide layout, how color effects your mood, and how texture gives you context.
Whether you’re mood boarding for your wedding, a new brand, or a party, this guide shows examples of how different industries treat mood boards and their role in the process.
To ensure you can start making pin-worthy mood boards right away, we’ve added these stellar bonuses: