Vintage designs has gotten very popular over the past years, and it seems the trend keeps on going.

In this round-up, you’ll find 20 vintage Photoshop brushes you can download for free. There are over 300 individual vintage brushes here, so you will have a broad choice of brushes to apply onto your designs.

Each brush set was first tested, and the images you see below are previews of what to expect from each brush pack.

1. Darger-esque (23 brushes)

Darger-esque - preview.


20 High Resolution Denim Textures - leading image.


There are plenty of amazing web design tools out there that help designers get the job done.

We’d like to know what your favorite web design tool is. To entice you to participate, the awesome folks over at JumpeyeComponents are giving away five licenses to their advanced Flash effects component called FlashEff.

Cast your vote in the comments as follows:

vote: name of web design tool

Voting concludes March 9, 2009 to leave your comment, after which commenting will be disabled. You can only participate once.

Five winners will win a FlashEff Premium license. The winners will be randomly selected via a similar process as the last Six Revisions contest/giveaway.

Twitter‘s popularity has skyrocketed in the recent months. Usage statistics states that most people who use Twitter interact with the application via the web rather than a third-party client such as TweetDeck or twitterfeed.

Twitter’s web interface is simple and intuitive but lacks a few features that can make it much better. In this article, you’ll read about 10 excellent user interface features that can enhance the Twitter web experience.

1. Enable grouping of friends and followers

Grouping of friendsFigure 1 shows tabs that you can use to quickly see tweets in a particular group.