35 Portfolio Websites that are Sure to Inspire

An effective portfolio site is one of the most valuable assets a designer or agency can have. The most effective portfolio sites will display the best work of the designer(s) and encourage inquiries from potential clients while providing an attractive site and a positive user experience.

In the past we have published several collections of portfolio sites for your design inspiration, and today we will continue with 35 fresh portfolios. A variety of design styles are represented in this collection, so you should certainly be able to find something that you like.

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Showcase of Portfolio Sites:

Three60

Three60

Synthview

Synthview

Andy Ward

Andy Ward

Astro Studios

Astro Studios

Infinitum

Infinitum

as creative design

as creative design

Luc Latulippe

Luc Latulippe

Think Brilliant Media Studios

Think Brilliant Media Studios

Borderleft

Borderleft

Skinny Wrists

Skinny Wrists

CreativeSwitch

CreativeSwitch

Francesco Molezzi

Francesco Molezzi

Kenny Myers

Kenny Myers

Hughes

Hughes

Visual Notion

Visual Notion

Intuitive Designs

Intuitive Designs

NuvoGraphics

NuvoGraphics

Unit9

Unit9

Mr B & Friends

Mr B & Friends

Electric Pulp

Electric Pulp

Favela

Favela

Ignaty Nikulin

Ignaty Nikulin

iHook Creative

iHook Creative

Mutt Ink

Mutt Ink

The House Media

The House Media

Jump Media

Jump Media

Olive Crush

Olive Crush

Foxtie

Foxtie

Boris van Straten

Boris van Straten

Preloaded

Preloaded

Joint

Joint

Simon Young

Simon Young

Jen Germann

Jen Germann

Eighty8Four

Eighty8Four

Oyster

Oyster

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Stephen Snell is the owner and editor of Vandelay Design, a popular design blog.
  1. March 16, 2010

    Awesome. Just having redesigned my own, I really love seeing the variety of design that everyone is accomplishing!

  2. March 16, 2010

    Great list but http://www.vivoocreative.co.uk Should be one of them!

  3. March 16, 2010

    Nice list, hopefully once my website is finished it will too be appearing on sites like this.
    Spot of colour

  4. March 16, 2010

    Awesome portfolio. I hope nw i can also make my portfolio like this

  5. March 17, 2010

    Nice inspiring one…

    I was just building one for our site, it is similar to http://www.jointmedias.com/

  6. March 17, 2010

    Thanks so much for mentioning us, Steven! These sites are all lovely. It’s wonderful to see all these very creative solutions to something as seemingly simple as an online portfolio.

  7. March 17, 2010

    Great list, thank you for adding my website to such a great collection 🙂

  8. March 17, 2010

    Incredible collection of portfolios, I love the Skinny Wrists website.

  9. March 17, 2010

    A great collection of portfolios and all very inspirational. I keep meaning to redesign my portfolio but never have any ideas. These sites all look great and will give me some fresh ideas. Thanks.

  10. March 17, 2010

    Nice! Found some great sites, These types of list posts always make me want to redesign my personal site, love the inspiration!

  11. March 17, 2010

    Nice roundup. My site actually came across a lot of redesign because i alway sees false in my design after it launched. B

    y seeing these sites, it again makes me wanna redesign my site. 😀

  12. March 17, 2010

    You’re welcome Naomi.

    You’re welcome Vibor.

    Thanks everyone for the feedback. I’m glad that this collection was helpful.

  13. March 17, 2010

    Great little inspirational collection there, somehow skinnywrists logo reminds me of squarespace !!!

  14. March 17, 2010

    I absolutely love that iHook website, a great example of simplicity done right

  15. March 17, 2010

    Some really beautiful portfolios here. I am redesigning my own at the moment so these are very helpful. THX!

  16. March 17, 2010

    In a sea of bad websites everywhere, there are some really great ones you guys have in this list. All very clean and organized. Nice list.

  17. I like the Portfolio’s and It would really very helpful for me and others to get the taste of current trend and style.
    Very nice list…

  18. March 17, 2010

    Nice list. Its really helpful. iHook creative is my favourite from the above list.

  19. March 17, 2010

    Hey Guys,

    Thanks for the feature and props in regards to our work. It’s a true honor being featured on lists of this caliber and helps push us everyday in what we do.

    We were actually working on a few additional content pages as well as accent changes yesterday and should be implementing them into the site here in the next few weeks.

    Stay tuned.

    iHook Team

  20. March 17, 2010

    I always love looking at portfolios, you can let loose and design exactly what you want. Great looking collection, thanks.

  21. March 17, 2010

    Thanks for posting a link to my site! It was designed by this guy: http://matthew-anderson.net/

  22. March 19, 2010

    cool sites

  23. April 29, 2010

    Awesome collection, foxtie is my favorite.

  24. May 12, 2010

    Bookmarked and Retweeted – Excellent Gallery.

  25. July 13, 2010

    Nice one 🙂

  26. July 17, 2010

    Great list….Check out my portfolio design..:)

  27. August 4, 2010

    Bookmarked and Retweeted

  28. October 14, 2010

    Thanks for the creative collection of portfolio websites, they look so good. Thanks for the inspiration.

  29. March 23, 2011

    Good compilation. I like Favela and iHook Creative.

  30. April 7, 2011

    Great list! They are very inspirational, something I’m lacking recently lol. So thanks for the great share!

  31. May 30, 2011

    This is a great collection!

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