25 Creative Search Bar Designs


The search box can be one of the most frequently used elements of a site therefore it has been easy to spot and easy to use, here is 25 examples of creatively design search boxes which are still easy to use but stand from the crowd.

Basmati Tree
Basmati Tree

WordPress
Wordpress

Think Vitamin
Think Vitamin

I Love Code
I Love Code

IHT
IHT

Gamers With Jobs
Gamers With Jobs

Disassociated
Disassociated

The Superest
The Superest

The Jazz Mann
The Jazz Mann

Subdued
Subdued

Carbonica
carbonica

Deborah Cavenugh
deborahcavenugh

Design Disease
designdisease

Dont Trust This Guy
donttrustthisguy

Elmore Club
elmoreclub

Family
family

Larrissameek
larrissameek

Lifepod
lifepod

Mood Board
moodboard

Shopzilla
shopzilla

Trondel
tirindel

Tn Vacation
tnvacation

Visual Thesaurus
visualthesaurus

Web Designer Wall
webdesignerwall

Zadby
zadby

9 Comments to “25 Creative Search Bar Designs”

#1 Posted by Meshach (19.03.09 at 21:48 )

Nice compilation!

#2 Posted by BestCred (20.03.09 at 12:03 )

Pretty cool seach bar.

#3 Posted by Rafael Nascimento Sampaio (20.03.09 at 12:13 )

You missed vimeo.com, they have a great search bar too.

#4 Posted by Thomas Hardy (20.03.09 at 12:15 )

@Rafael, yeah they do but I tried to limit the list to 25 to keep inline with the other creative design element articles.

#5 Posted by Borellus (20.03.09 at 16:40 )

I have to say Carbonica is my favorite.

Nice post. :)

#6 Posted by Chris Wallace (20.03.09 at 19:15 )

I just recently redesigned the search bar for AllDevJobs.com. I’d love to see what you think of it.

#7 Posted by Thomas Hardy (20.03.09 at 19:59 )

@Chris it’s very sleek and fits into the site really well!

#8 Posted by Jimmy (21.03.09 at 20:30 )

Some great search boxes, nice list!

#9 Posted by Brett Davis (17.02.10 at 06:17 )

We just compiled a gallery of search bars, check it out. bigsearchbar.com