The new Women’s Network logo looks, um, suggestive?

The new logo of Women's Network
(Image credit: Women's Network)

From the MyoBalls logo that looked like 'my balls' to the Calendly logo that looks like the birdseye view of the toilet, we've seen plenty of design mishaps in our time. Creating a logo is not easy, but sometimes the blunders are so obvious we're left wondering whether they're even a mistake – much like this phallic design.

The Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet in Australia has just released several new logos for its networks. However, the design for Women's Network already seems to be causing some upset. The logo features a thick purple line and the letter 'W', which unfortunately looks pretty phallic. If you're creating a logo and want to avoid a similar controversy, then make sure you check out our 15 golden rules of how to design a logo.

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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.