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8 brand identity trends to look out for in 2016

We're just a week into 2016 and logos have already caused a stir online thanks to BBC Three's radical redesign (opens in new tab). But what does the rest of the year hold for branding designers?

If this infographic (opens in new tab) from DesignMantic (opens in new tab) is anything to go by then it looks like 2016 will be the year brands will finally have to make a concerted effort to adapt to wearables. It also looks like the trend of flat design is well and truly on its way out. What do you think? Has anything been missed? Let us know in the comments.

Branding identity infographic

Are you ready for these upcoming trends?

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Dom Carter is a freelance writer who specialises in art and design. Formerly a staff writer for Creative Bloq, his work has also appeared on Creative Boom and in the pages of ImagineFX, Computer Arts, 3D World, and .net. He has been a D&AD New Blood judge, and has a particular interest in picture books.