June is National Adopt-A-Cat Month, which inspired us to highlight some of our favorite winning designs featuring the cuddly (yet cunning) creatures. After looking through hundreds of contests – our customers really seem to like cats – we deduced that cats send a number of branding messages, from simply being aesthetically pleasing, friendly fluff-balls to serving as symbols of a laid-back, relaxed and whimsical lifestyle. Here are 9 great designs – yep, one for each of a cat’s lives! – that run the gamut from retail logo design to app design to infographic design to illustration.
A logo design for cutesy retail store Nazo No Neko, named after the shop owner’s pet and meaning “mystery cat” in Japanese:
Design by haditahir
The owner of Buddha Kat Winery told designers in her logo design contest that her two siamese cats were her inspiration – and teachers of patience and serenity:
Design by GREYdesigns
This super-hip mascot logo for a chartered catamaran in the Caribbean embodies a super-chill lifestyle:
Design by RetroSquid
A cupcake company founder – aptly named Kat – wanted a playful logo that’s as sweet as her products:
Design by arsenix
One creative couple sought a wedding logo that personified a cat and an otter enjoying the festivities:
Design by xinzii
Some cat owners think their pets are so awesome they should have their very own illustrations:
Design by BATHI*
A welcoming logo for a Mexican veterinarian designed to put even the most anxious pet owner at ease:
Design by KA!
And last but not least, My Pet Superstore sought an entertaining infographic:
Design by Vladanland
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