This might be the worst logo I've ever seen

The logo for Barnstaple
(Image credit: Barnstaple/Devon County Council)

There is no doubt that logo design isn't easy. There's a lot to think about when creating a logo, like the colours, fonts and what message it needs to convey. And while sometimes logos become iconic, like the Coca-cola or Nike designs, others unfortunately just miss the mark. 

This logo for the town of Barnstaple in Devon is confusing to say the least. The design looks quite messy with its multicoloured vector shapes, which supposedly represent a map of Barnstaple's town centre. If you're creating your own logo and are looking for some inspiration, then make sure you check out our roundup of th best logos of all time. 

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Amelia Bamsey
Staff Writer

Amelia is Creative Bloq’s Staff Writer. After completing a degree in Popular Music and a Master’s in Song Writing, Amelia began designing posters, logos, album covers and websites for musicians. She now enjoys covering a range of topics on Creative Bloq, including posters, optical illusions, logos (she's a particular fan of logo Easter eggs), gaming and illustration. In her free time, she relishes in the likes of art (especially the Pre-Raphaelites), photography and literature. Amelia prides herself on her unorthodox creative methods, her Animal Crossing island and her extensive music library.