coolhotnot has picked a winning icons and buttons design

For $250 they received 24 design concepts from 4 designers!

  • Award 1
    CoolHotNot (White) by dedonk

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Starts:17-Jun-11 11:17 p.m. GMT

Ends:27-Jun-11 11:17 p.m. GMT


Award 1: $250, was awarded to dedonk




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Creative brief

Business Name


What do you do?

We provide crowd-powered tech product guidance from people you trust.

Do you have specific size requirements for the icons or buttons?

Vector format (Illustrator) required;
Design for 25 pixels square icons.

How many different icons and/or buttons do you need designed?

19 (+3 optional)

What is your industry?

Consumer Electronics

Describe the target audience for your icon or button design

Mainstream buyers of gadgets, electronics, software, etc. of both genders and all ages, but if you face a choice, design for ages 35+

What 3 things would you like to communicate to your audience through your icon or button design?

1) Simplicity & ease
2) Assurance & peace of mind
3) Instant recognition

What icon or button design styles do you like?

Simple, corporate, no circles around iconic images, clean lines and simple design elements, strong conceptual ties of each icon to its category

What colors do you want to see in your icon or button design?

Black & white

What colors do you NOT want to see in your icon or button design?

Anything but black & white

What adjectives should best describe your icon or button design?

clean, simple, elegant, recognizable, representative, clearly identifiable silhouette

What content must be included in the icon or button design?

Must have one icon for each of the following categories:

(1) Audio & Music
(2) Cables, Connectors, & Chargers
(3) Cameras, Lenses, & Accessories
(4) Computers, Peripherals, & Accessories
(5) DVDs & CDs
(6) Gaming
(7) Gadgets & Goodies
(8) GPS, Navigation, & Auto
(9) Headphones, Headsets, & Earbuds
(10) Home, Health, & Time
(11) Home Theater
(12) Laptops, Notebooks & Netbooks
(13) Mobile Phones & Apps
(14) Office, Home Office, & Networking
(15) Software & Services
(16) Tablets, Readers, & Accessories
(17) TVs
(18) Video, Camcorders, & Accessories
(19) Computer Storage & Memory

Stylistically similar icons for:
(20) Novice / Beginner
(21) Familiar / Intermediate
(22) Learned / Expert

The buttons / tabs these icons will be displayed on will be uploaded.

Do you have additional requirements or links you'd like to share?

There must be 1 distinct icon for each of the 19 categories. You may include the 3 option icons if you would like to set yourself apart in our consideration.