Showcasing 65 of the Best Website Designs of 2017

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Throughout the year I’ve showcased my favourite website designs findings in the Line25 Sites of the Week roundups. This special end of year post showcases the best of the best, pulling together the awesomest designs from all the 2017 Sites of the Weeks into one showcase of super cool sites.

A Modern Eden

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Foundation Six

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Little Black Dress Society

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Image Mechanics

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Dawghouse Design Studio

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Ben the Bodyguard

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Mark Hobbs

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Pound & Grain

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Simon Collison

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Flourish Web Design

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Ribbons of Red

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Thomas Bishop

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Made By Water

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New Adventures in Web Design

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Yaron Schoen

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Jeroen Homan

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Oliver James Gosling

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Team Excellence

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The Visual Click

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Cofa Media

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You Know Who

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Eight Hour Day

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Joey Lomanto

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Amazee Labs

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Review App

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Allison House

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Iron to Iron

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Galphin Industries

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Rype Arts

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Written by Iggy

Iggy is a designer who loves experimenting with new web design techniques collating creative website designs. You can follow Iggy on Twitter.


  1. rajasegar says:

    Superb collection, thanks for sharing….

  2. Wow! As I had been following your roundups for the past year, and even though I've seen these websites, it is still so inspiring and empowering to see them all together as they are in this post!
    Thanks a lot Chris!

  3. Om Ipit says:

    just wanna to say :



  4. Catalin says:

    Thank you for including me :)

  5. Mark Hobbs says:

    Thanks for including me as well! Flattery will get you everywhere…

  6. Buzz says:

    Wow what a collection!…. A lot of these sites are still new to me as I've only been around here for a few months. Very inspirational, thanks for all the work you put in to compiling these lists.

  7. LONO says:

    nice collection Chris!

  8. Lee Gustin says:

    Awesome inspiration :) Some great websites were designed this past year!!

  9. Avinash says:

    Great showcase of Designs

  10. ABDUL JANOO says:

    good collection

  11. Woah, awesome collection – tons of inspiration to be had from these sites. Great to see so many sites employing original fonts too…

  12. Bruno César Bulnes says:


    Thanks XD

  13. Fabian says:

    Lovely the new fresh feel of some of the designs in this years new crop of hotness!

  14. Connor Crosby says:

    Excellent collection! I love how some have the vintage look and have old photos.

  15. inspirationfeed says:

    Wow, what a year it was. Great collection!

  16. @dhatfield says:

    GREAT list of talent! Thanks for sharing!

  17. Fabiano Franz says:

    Thanks a lot for mentioning, have a great holiday! ;)

  18. Wow! that is a lot ………
    Thanks from Singapore

  19. Yoosuf says:

    nice collection and i wish to suggest mine to

  20. Ryan says:

    Amazing list, thanks for including Rype Arts!

  21. Leigh Adnett says:

    Nice Collection Chris… Hope to see posts like this in the new year !!

    Keep them coming !

  22. Dan N says:

    Stunning collection Chris! If I had to pick my favorite, it would be New Adventures in Web Design. The little effect they added with the shapes on each page is awesome.

    I wish I knew how to do something like that.

  23. @T_Hope says:

    Excuse me while I drool. *wipes lip* This list is dope!

  24. Great list, how come missed this? Or is it from 2009 #kindaforgot

  25. Dave says:

    There are a few great sites listed but many are average. The best of 2010?.. I don't think so.

  26. Anderson says:

    Nice list! Thanks God that the Web is bigger than us… Design and WebDesign is something very, very particular… sometimes even selfish and egocentric. It is good to have so many examples of art and usable things. Congratulations!!!

  27. Max says:

    Thank you so much for including our site on this list!

  28. Wow, thanks for including Lift in the list! Much appreciated!

  29. Ben Carlson says:

    This just confirms that I'm a developer, not a designer… nice list!

  30. Edwin says:

    Thank you for listing us on your website. We appreciate it and look forward to creating more cool stuff in 2011.

  31. Jan Cavan says:

    Chris, thank you for including <a href=""&gt; on this list :)

  32. Benjine says:

    Thanks, very inspirational!

  33. Jim Harrer says:

    Excellent round-up. Worth a bookmark for sure!

  34. Frank says:

    Great! They all look exactly the same.

  35. cooljaz124 says:

    Impressive list. is my favourite.

  36. El Conquistadore says:

    They could all have been made in the last 5 years. Sadly, there is nothing original in that bunch :(

  37. Greg says:

    Sad that 75% of these are for the sites of designers/web-dev shops. Would love if actual clients wanted new and innovative designs.

  38. David says:

    Next time, I would love to see a list of websites that are not portfolio websites or selling apps. I want to see how talented designers come up with solutions in meeting the demands and requirements of large content-driven or community-building websites. It's understandably easier to create beautiful websites when a designer only has one objective to consider and has the liberty to control every aspect of the site. It's considerably easier to design a beautiful website that has 10-20 pages than a website that has high traffic volume and update frequency. Your list is great, nonetheless.

  39. Anna says:

    Amazing showcase, so inspired!

  40. Julien says:

    I don't see any "best website design" here…

  41. Lime Web Design says:

    Awesome List. 2010 brought some slick designs to the world. Thanks for your awesome post this year Chris

  42. Ben says:

    Great roundup of the year Chris and thanks again for including our humble site, there truly are some awesome sites in there.

  43. This is a great collection of site design!

  44. Ron says:

    Have a look at as well – it´s worth appearing in this list :-)

  45. Tom Siodlak says:

    Great collection. (:

  46. There is some wonderful work here, but I notice that most of them isn't work for clients… just portfolios and studios?

    Shouldn't this contain quite a lot more work that's been produced for the clients of those companies?

  47. Joel Skotak says:

    Great collection! I especially enjoyed the Foundation Six Web Design Studio website. Great use of typography. Clean and simple design, and most importantly easy for the viewer to navigate!

    Thanks for the post!

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