13 of the best style guide examples

The best style guide examples can be a pleasure to gawp at for anyone interested in branding and graphic design, and they can also be great resources to learn from. A branding style guide or style manual sets out the standards for the design of all manner of brand resources, including website pages, social media content, signage and collaterals.

Brand style guides often enforce strict rules for how logos should be applied, which colours and fonts should be used in certain situations and how other brand assets should be deployed. Their objective is to ensure a coherent consistent identity across all channels, both physical and digital, and they can often be meticulously detailed. 

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Craig Stewart

Craig Stewart is a writer, SEO strategist and content marketer, and is a former editor of Creative Bloq. Craig has written about design, typography, tech and football for publications including Creative Bloq, T3, FourFourTwo and DSG, and he has written a book on motoring for Haynes. When he's not writing, you'll usually find Craig under his old car learning about DIY repairs the hard way.

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