What do you think about flat design and skeumorphism? This topic has been active for the last one to two years, particularly with the beta release of iOS7.
Flat design and skeuomorphism are visual trends. Visual trends identified by our participants were flat style, flat colors, and less skeuomorphic.
This exact trend approaching simplification in design and apparently beautiful, such as flat colors, responds to the need to create scalable elements to retina displays with high performance on 3G connections. Ok, today we will explore the drawbacks as well as benefits of flat design and skeuomorphism.
Webdesignerdepot created an outstanding infographic about drawbacks and benefits of flat design and skeuomorphism.