The Ultimate Grunge Design Toolbox

First of all, we’re going to learn a bit more about this design style. Smashing magazine has published a great article called ‘The secrets of grunge design‘. They discuss the idea behind it, the current trends and they also showcase some websites that apply these techniques. This article is a great starting point to learn more about grunge designs.

Fonts

There are plenty of fonts out there that are perfect to use in your work. This is my top 10 favourite grunge fonts:

1. Birth Of A Hero

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2. 28 Days Later

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3. Base02

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4. Bleeding Cowboys

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5. Chicago House

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6. Capture It

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7. Hawaii Lover

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8. Dirty English

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9. Everyday Ghost

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10. Trashed

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Do you want even more grunge fonts? Maybe you should check out one of these articles:

Brushes

Grunge Brushes 3 (58 brushes)

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Grunge Brushes (9 brushes)

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Grunge Brushes (7 brushes)

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Dumpster Brushes (8 brushes)

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Grunge Brushes (11 brushes)

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Grungeset (9 brushes)

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Detailed Grunge Brush Pack (12 brushes)

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Grungy Borders (10 brushes)

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Can’t get enough of these great brushes? Well, maybe you should take a look at these collections too:

Tutorials

Dark Grunge Photo Effect

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Easy Photo Grunge Effect

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Grunge Style Layer Tutorial

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Creating Grunge Brushes

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Grunge Type Photoshop Tutorial

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Worn Vintage Pop Art Design

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Design A Grungy Floating Island

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Create A Grunge Web Design In Photoshop

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Music Logo On A Grunge Background

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Quick Grungy Poster

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Design A Unique Grungy Website Layout

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Here are even more great photoshop tutorials:

Textures

Ultimate Grunge Pack (40 textures)

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Hardcore Vintage Grunge (6 textures)

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Free High Res Grungy Paper Textures (4 textures)

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Grunge Textures (4 textures)

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Grunge III Texture Pack (8 textures)

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If you’re looking for even more grunge textures, you should check out these websites:

Website Inspiration

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8 thoughts on “The Ultimate Grunge Design Toolbox

  1. Perfect timing!

    I was just going over some plans with a friend to make his portfolio and wanted to do a light grunge theme. Never created one yet, so I figured it would be fun :)

    Great bit of resources to work with.

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