Kindness is like sugar; it makes life taste a little sweeter! Check out some of the best candy logo design ideas we have curated to inspire your projects!
Created by Danielle Hames | https://www.behance.net/gallery/118334923/PEPPERMINT-PANDA-BRANDING -
Logo design does not have to be obvious and directly translate the brand name. Sometimes, people try to capture the essence by crafting imagery that fits the image, concept, principle, and idea. With that, come various logo design ideas that highlight the use of smart and creative imagery. Most of the designs also fall under the very wide or general industry.
Take the example of a culinary business with various food and offers on hand. Candy logo design ideas are among one the vastly developed imagery with a plethora of styling and creativity. In the noisy market of candy and sweets, being unique helps a brand to stand out and attract its customer. That is why it should be made with proper planning and ideation.
The following list is some of the best candy shops or candy-related logo design ideas curated to show a glimpse of creative work in the industry. There are many ways and potential styling that help showcase the sweetness of candy, the kindness of sugar, and the cute imagery of sweets.
From very direct imagery to a story-driven illustration for a logo, here are some of the best inspirational works to keep your creative mind flowing.
1. Sweet Station
Created by Trey Ingram | https://dribbble.com/shots/5555555-Sweet-Station
The design guide for the sweet station is an amazing project. The logo captures the name by creating an illustration of a train locomotive styled in a colorful image like candy. It also has a symbol made out of a monogram and a candy-shaped image. It also has an iconic chocolate train ticket to complete the whole design.
Created by Alen Pavlovic | https://dribbble.com/shots/11110674-Candyplane
A signature candy sign, the double twist, turns into a sophisticated propeller. The idea made a great remark as the brand name is candy plane. It makes the design striking, as the symbol uses a simple geometric shape for a flat design. It also has a wordmark, plus a very sweet pink color as the highlight.
Created by Ahmed creatives | https://dribbble.com/shots/15146858-Goatipop
Despite the unique naming, the candy shop or business can turn into a fitting identity with a creative logo design. The idea goes as the goat image is drawn in a very simplistic way with only blue lines and orange fill. A swirling horn is drawn in a way that can resemble a lollipop. It is simple and memorable, fitting right along with the wordmark.
4. The Candy People
Created by SeaSalt Creative | https://dribbble.com/shots/15897014-The-Candy-People
Despite the name "people," the logo creator uses a rubber hose graphic style. It is characterized by humanized subjects drawn from popcorn and cotton candy. The two characters are fitting as mascots but also a decent signature of candy-based foods or sweets. Together with the wordmark, the design is impeccable work. It attracts younger audiences or kids.
5. ROYAL CANDY
Created by Tosha Vitorin | https://dribbble.com/shots/14854955-ROYAL-CANDY
Royal Candy is played with not only imagery but also a smart choice of color and font. For its symbol, the logo uses two twisted candy wraps with a diamond shape form on top. A brief underline is also accompanied to create a silhouette of a crown. The design uses yellow and a strong, bold font to fit its name.
6. Sweet Apple
Created by Halo Branding | https://dribbble.com/shots/9455413-Xmas-Warm-up-05-Sweet-Apple-Pops
Apple candy is still one of the iconic signatures of sweet appetizers or snacks. It might be popular on Halloween, which is why the designer captured both essences for its logo. A bitten apple candy in a stick is clad in orange-ish sugar. The same hue is also applied to the word Sweet, creating a standout look with the rest of the logo.
7. Shiraz Jelly Candy
Created by Farhad Ghanemi | https://dribbble.com/shots/16034896-Shiraz-Jelly-Candy-Logotype
Creating a candy logo design idea that falls under the abstract type but still has a meaning might be hard to do. But Shiraz Jelly Candy made it work with abstract yellow blotches on top of a bright background. At a glance, it does not have meaning. But with its brand name, the logo shows a resemblance to jelly candy shapes.
Created by Sasha Litvinenko | https://dribbble.com/shots/8417939-Makorol-logo
There is nothing that screams sweet or candy in the name. But the company tries to complement its business by complementing the design with popping candy. It applied to the mascot figure of a bearded king. It uses the blue, red, and yellow colors, the signature hues of lollipops, and sweetness to make relevant imagery.
9. I love candy
Created by Brazhnikova Ekaterina | https://dribbble.com/shots/10868754-I-love-candy
Going for the more direct image helps deliver the meaning easily. In the I love candy logo, the designer creates an imagery of a ladybug hugging a jar of sweet candies. The use of cartoonish imagery and color makes it unique. It also hit the brand name with a pretty delightful illustration to remember the brand.
10. Anne Schuartz
Created by Maycon Prasniewski | https://dribbble.com/shots/14054494-Anne-Schuartz-Sweet-Maker
Sometimes, it is not about the candy or the sweets but about the process. Anne Schuartz is a sweet maker who tries to show its beauty and brand through the beautiful imagery of whisk and spoon. The uses of flat design with line art plus unique typeface make the brand memorable and show its business activity as a maker.
Created by Andrii Kovalchuk | https://dribbble.com/shots/17068893-Candy
It is fascinating to turn a simple and common image into something distinctive for brand identity. Candyshop did great with its double twist candy icon and a slight alteration on the image. The design was put together as a flat image, with a slight design on top and a wordmark. It hit the spot for simple yet memorable branding.
Created by Ariana Sánchez | https://dribbble.com/shots/16222808-Chuchulucos
Chuchulucos goes with the modern take on the candy logo design idea as it uses a simple cartoony mascot. The key visual is the representation of a Mexican man with a sombrero and bubble gum. To complement the mascot style and naming, the typeface was also made to fit the signature aesthetic of Mexican tribal handwriting.
13. Mr Moxey's
Created by Isaac LeFever | https://dribbble.com/shots/14709268-Mr-Moxey-s-Giving-Mints
Not all design goes with sweet and candy-like imagery. That is what Mr. Moxeys tries to do. The logo design tries to be as universal as possible as it covers various holiday pastilles. The Mint series goes with the design guide highlighting the cold and freezing sensation of Mints candy. That is why it has a snowy mountain scenery theme.
Created by Fre Lemmens | https://dribbble.com/shots/14431715-POPOPS-by-Coupe-Matadi
The uses of simple animation create more meaning for the Popops logo design. It is a wordmark in a modern typography style. It does not have complex visual elements, just the name and unique arrangement. The animation makes it Pop! Fitting with the name as it complements the fancy wiring of the coupe made.
15. Cloud Sugar
Created by Casign | https://dribbble.com/shots/15528839-Cloud-Sugar
Cloud sugar design makes a great representation of its brand and naming through cartoon illustration. The generated image shows an ice cream cone with the ice cream part made out of a blueish cloud image. It is a simple graphic but fully covers the real naming and taste of sweet sugar. It also comes out with pastel colors to hit the current market.
16. good boy Candy
Created by Tridente Studio | https://dribbble.com/shots/15783083-good-boy-Candy
A classic cartoony imagery image in par of rubber hose graphic work like a charm for Good Boy candy. The mascot is a boy with a happy expression for candy. The design also combines with ornamental typeface design, which complements the whole theme and principle under its graphic essence. As a whole, it is a memorable type of imagery.
17. Lolly May
Created by Jerry Okolo | https://dribbble.com/shots/7967949-Lolly-May
Twisting the double knot candy wrap into a girl with a twin tail creates an impeccable and momentum image for lolly may. The design uses pink to attract a younger audience. But it also works with a unique logotype signifying the brand name inside. It is a compact and fun brand identity or visual for a candy shop business.
Created by Leila Howell | https://dribbble.com/shots/4482013-Lottie-Logo
One reason a logo design should be relevant is to show the exact brand identity and show expectations. Lottie, as artisanal candies and confections, decided to use a classy design with beautiful illustrations of double twisted line art candy. It creates distinctive remarks with similar typefaces for the wordmark and pastel green and cream.
19. Candy Central
Created by Luke Bott | https://dribbble.com/shots/2557925-Candy-Central
To capture the meaning of central, the logo uses a flat design resembling a city with various buildings. But to capture the whimsical and colorful candy, each develops a unique design relation with the candy product. From a gumball machine, a single twist, to a lollipop, the impeccable design building makes the logo stand out and more meaningful.
20. sweet tales
Created by rasya | https://dribbble.com/shots/14938955-sweer-tales-cotton-candy
As a cotton candy business, sweet tales play with words and ideas. In its mascot design, the design uses a cut pink fox with a fluffy tail. The tail is made to resemble cotton candy. As a whole, it is a unique representation and imagery which fits with the young market, is attractive and gives great relevance to its brand name.
21. COLLEEN CANDIES
Created by Farz Designs | https://dribbble.com/shots/7971333-COLLEEN-CANDIES
Collen candies go with the common combination design, bringing a symbol and its logotypes together. Arrangement-wise, it is simple. It uses a symbol in a circle with an image of a girl with braided hair enjoying a lollipop. The logotypes are made in two versions, the curved or organic caption style. Both work as the color and imagery is spot on.
Created by Brent Schoepf | https://dribbble.com/shots/6140401-DCCO
DCCO or Duluth candy co. play around with typography as the main element of the candy logo design. It is a common style as creating a beautiful and unique typeface makes the design easier to remember and delivers the brand name. DCCO uses colorful fonts, unique or customized fonts, with a blend of sans or serif fonts.
23. Hot Toddy Drops
Created by Utix Grapix | https://dribbble.com/shots/7473879-Classic-Candy-Tin-Label-Design
HTD or Hot toddy drops use the signature tin can design. The logo is made in a circular emblem style, highlighting the acronym in a Broadway font. To complement the style, the design also uses images of lemon, bee, and chili. The wordmark is written on top, and the color is brown and black to exude the class.
24. PEPPERMINT PANDA
Created by Danielle Hames | https://www.behance.net/gallery/118334923/PEPPERMINT-PANDA-BRANDING
25. Lolli & Pops
Created by Valerie Durak | https://www.behance.net/gallery/93612503/Lolli-Pops
Despite the name being similar to the Lollipop candy, the logo design does not use the signature candy image. Instead, it goes with a simpler logotype design. The design consists of brand names and details, arranged in a way with the name in the center. The use of casual yet formal sans serif did add ambiance to highlight its class and quality.
26. Sweet Sisters
Created by Ashley Gorman | https://dribbble.com/shots/2840299-Sweet-Sisters-Logo-GIF
One thing that highlights the design is the food truck and its assortment of products. With that, the logo comes as simple as a script font logotype. The color scheme is pink and white, which fits with the market. But the key visual is the various imagery of its products. From ice cream and cupcakes to candies, it comes along as the background.
27. Scull House Sweets
Created by SG Kivett | https://dribbble.com/shots/14008756-Sweet-Branding
Scull house sweets try to highlight its distinctive identity by using the signature symbol of its state, Texas. In the main design, it uses a simple logotype style to introduce the name and its location, ATX. As a whole design guide, it complies with Yellow, green, and pinkish colors. It also highlights familiar images, such as a cactus and the map.
28. Pixie Sweets
Created by Kate Libby | https://dribbble.com/shots/14136934-Pixie-Sweets
Using a symbol or mascot is always one of the best ways to create a distinctive brand identity. Pixie Sweets decide to make a mascot of a pixie delivering a sweet cake. To make it less obvious and appear more distinctive, the wing hides a shadow of trees. It also uses green and orange colors for a bigger impact.
29. Good Ash Sweets
Created by Brandon Moore | https://dribbble.com/shots/6562712-Good-Ash-Sweets
Good ash sweets decide to work with logotype in a modern and more attractive way. It plays around with typography as the arrangement is made to create a unique style. As a whole, it is a pretty simple design using a serif font, generic color, and model. But simply make it the best, as it is a scalable, timeless, and versatile design.
30. Martin Sweets
Created by Konstantin Reshetnikov | https://dribbble.com/shots/10754025-Martin-Sweets
Adding a unique symbol or image is always the best way to attract or attract an audience. Martin sweets go with the unique imagery of a donkey pulling a cart full of sweets. It is a sweet image as the symbol is simplified and made cuter. The use of purple and yellow also complement the candy logo design to appear more memorable.
Frequently Ask Questions
What should be the primary focus of a candy logo design?
When designing a candy logo, the primary focus should be on creating a design that captures the essence of the brand and appeals to the target audience. This can be achieved by incorporating elements that reflect the brand's unique personality and values, such as color schemes, typography, and imagery. Additionally, the logo should be simple, memorable, and versatile enough to be used across various mediums.
How can I use color effectively in my candy logo design?
Color is an important element in candy logo design as it can evoke emotions and help distinguish your brand from competitors. Consider using bold, vibrant colors such as red, yellow, and green, which are often associated with candy. Additionally, use color to create contrast and hierarchy within your design, such as making the brand name stand out with a different color than the tagline.
What are some common color combinations used in candy logo design?
Common color combinations used in candy logo design include red and white, blue and yellow, and pink and purple. These colors are often associated with candy and can help create a sense of excitement and fun. Additionally, consider using contrasting colors to create a bold and memorable design.
What are some creative ways to incorporate candy imagery in a logo design?
There are many ways to incorporate candy imagery into a logo design. Consider using candy-related shapes like lollipops, gummy bears, or candy canes. Additionally, you can use candy wrappers or packaging as inspiration for your logo design, incorporating bright colors and bold typography.
How can I create a candy logo that communicates the brand's unique flavors?
To create a candy logo that communicates the brand's unique flavors, consider incorporating imagery or typography that reflects the flavor profile of the candy, such as using bold and spicy typography for a cinnamon-flavored candy.
How can I create a candy logo that reflects the brand's history and tradition?
To create a candy logo that reflects the brand's history and tradition, consider using vintage typography or imagery that references the brand's origins. Additionally, consider incorporating design elements that suggest craftsmanship and attention to detail.
How can I create a candy logo that communicates the brand's fun and playful personality?
To create a candy logo that communicates the brand's fun and playful personality, consider using bright and vibrant colors, whimsical typography, and incorporating playful imagery such as cartoon characters or fun shapes.
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