Check out some of the best wave logo design ideas we have curated!
Created by Nagual | https://dribbble.com/shots/11014572-Aqua-beauty
Wave logo design refers to a type of logo design that incorporates wave-like shapes or patterns into its design. The wave symbol has been used in logos for various industries, such as surfing, water sports, technology, and music. The use of wave logos is not limited to these industries, as the wave symbol can be adapted to suit any brand.
The wave logo design is often associated with qualities such as movement, fluidity, energy, and freedom. It is a popular choice for brands that want to convey a sense of dynamism, innovation, and progress. The wave symbol can be interpreted in many different ways, depending on the context in which it is used. For instance, in surfing and water sports, the wave symbol represents the power and beauty of the ocean. In the technology industry, the wave symbol may symbolize the speed and efficiency of communication and information transfer.
The design of a wave logo can vary depending on the brand's needs and preferences. Some wave logos use a simple, abstract design that suggests the movement of a wave, while others may feature more realistic depictions of waves, such as those found in surfing logos. The color scheme of a wave logo can also be varied, with some logos featuring blues and greens to evoke the ocean, while others may use brighter colors to convey energy and excitement.
The wave logo design has become popular in recent years as more brands seek to create logos that are dynamic, modern, and visually appealing. It is a versatile symbol that can be adapted to suit any brand, and it can be incorporated into a variety of design styles, from minimalist to more detailed and ornate. Whether used in combination with other design elements or as the main focus of a logo, the wave symbol can be an effective way to communicate a brand's identity and values to its audience.
One of the most common associations with the wave symbol is the ocean and water. In surfing and water sports, the wave symbol represents the power and beauty of the ocean and can evoke feelings of freedom, adventure, and excitement. Brands in these industries often use wave logos to connect with customers who share these values and lifestyles.
In the technology industry, the wave symbol may symbolize the speed and efficiency of communication and information transfer. In this context, the wave logo design can convey a sense of progress, innovation, and modernity. It can also suggest a brand that is dynamic and constantly evolving to keep up with the rapidly changing technology landscape.
The wave symbol can also be interpreted more abstractly. For instance, the shape of the wave can suggest a sense of upward movement and growth, making it a popular choice for startups and brands that want to convey a sense of ambition and potential. The wave can also suggest a sense of balance and harmony, particularly when used in combination with other design elements such as circles or curves.
Here are some of the best wave logo design ideas you can reference from:
1. Liquid Play
Created by Yoga Perdana | https://dribbble.com/shots/14139629-Liquid-Play
Great designer Yoga Perdana managed to apply his wave logo in a 'play' shape. Do you know the form of play? Triangle with the ends facing the side. This Liquid Play logo uses a light blue base color as a symbol of the color of the waves themselves.
Inside the triangular shape, the designer makes a beautifully curved shape like waves in the middle of the ocean. If you use this logo for a game or music application, it will be very interesting.
2. Flow Finance
Created by Vadim Carazan | https://dribbble.com/shots/9956926-Flow-Finance-logo-animation
This logo made by Vadim Carazan has slow motion, which makes it even more interesting. The background is pure white, the icons move elegantly, and the mix of green and blue makes it very appropriate.
3. Wave + Tentacle
Created by Yoga Perdana | https://dribbble.com/shots/4743479-Wave-Tentacle-Logo
Still from Yoga Perdana, which expresses its creativity without limits, this time, there is a logo that uses a combination of tentacles and waves. The tentacles in this logo have a fairly large depiction so that it has a balance with the wave image. The colors that the designer chose are perfect, namely light and dark orange, and navy blue for the tentacles.
4. Strong Girl Summer
Created by Eric Lee | https://dribbble.com/shots/16160802-Strong-Girl-Summer
What if this logo becomes screen printing for your trendy clothes? For sure, you will have an awesome appearance. The background of the logo is light blue, while the icon is a girl surfing with a crocodile.Yes, you read that right; the picture is of a crocodile with its mouth open. Writing is placed at the top and bottom, which makes it look balanced for the composition.
5. Yoga Perdana
Created by Yoga Perdana | https://dribbble.com/shots/17459154-Wave-Logo
Still from the same designer, the innovation this time is the reverse or ferocious waves at the top. With this shape, designers create waves, like a circle or a border in a logo. It's not Yoga Perdana if you just let the design end there. The colors on the logo are made differently and layered, ranging from the darkest blue to the lightest.
Created by Bojan Oreskovic | https://dribbble.com/shots/11485408-Wavehunt
Just an icon on the logo, but very iconic. The background uses a pretty purple color, while the icon part looks like a wave in a neat shape. This logo is perfect for companies that offer technology or consulting services.
7. Roma Korolev
Created by Roma Korolev | https://dribbble.com/shots/14509889-S-with-water-waves-concept
When looking at this logo, you will try to focus on the S in the middle. The wave effect with a metallic and bright blue color covers some of the letters but creates an elegant impression. Endless perfection the designer provides with a small drop of water as a splash of waves.
Created by Konstantin Reshetnikov | https://dribbble.com/shots/11609054-Sunwave
The logo part looks like a person surfing in the orange sun. You can imagine this scene like when someone is surfing on the beach when the sun is about to set. It looks very beautiful, without any extravagant images and neat graphics.
9. The Outsiders
Created by Alex Aperios | https://dribbble.com/shots/14000171-The-Outsiders-Surf
Are you bored just sitting at home? Alex Aperios will invite you to have fun outside. Relying on the rolling waves and a surfboard, this logo looks so neat. The background color that the designer uses is dark black, and the font color is off-white.
Created by Vlad Smolkin | https://dribbble.com/shots/17924681-Ocean
Who would have thought that you could develop an E in Ocean writing into a wave shape? Ocean writing is green and looks curved. The background uses a dark green color that matches the text as the most visible part of the logo.
11. Yoga Perdana
Created by Yoga Perdana | https://dribbble.com/shots/15938559-Wave-Logo
This logo is quite simple, with a circular border, wave strokes, and also a circular moon. Without using excessive or different colors, the designer only relies on the color of the background. The color looks young and refreshing.
Created by Mihai Dolganiuc | https://dribbble.com/shots/15084413-Iotwave-Logo-Design-Proposal-for-IT-Company-Unused
As the name suggests, you can use this logo inspiration for a technology company. The icon part of the logo has the image of a green wave bubbling up and forming almost like a beating heart. You can see it from a different perspective, but this design is cool.
13. Love Wave
Created by semangat_design | https://dribbble.com/shots/16703202-Love-Wave-design
This logo, by the designer, Roh_Design, uses a direct application on paper and a pen. With this application, you will get an immediate idea of how you can use the Waves logo for a company whose job is to keep records. The logo section consists of several waves forming a heart.
14. Aqua beauty
Created by Nagual | https://dribbble.com/shots/11014572-Aqua-beauty
Only one word can describe this logo, namely aesthetic. However, if you look at this logo any longer, there will be more compliments you can say. A curvy wave with hair, such a perfect shape. The hair of this woman has a beautiful blend of white and dark blue.
Created by Mersad Comaga | https://dribbble.com/shots/15025064-lighthouse-logo
A lighthouse in the middle of the sea with waves, isn't that a sight you often see in movies? You can see a beautiful sight in just one of these amazing logos. The red lighthouse, the beautiful waves that form the border of the logo, some birds in the air, and the sea part all look beautiful.
Created by PrstiPerje | https://dribbble.com/shots/4238162-K-Wave
Using the letter K that curves at the end, this Kaira logo also looks very beautiful against a light yellow background. The writing style uses light shading so that, at first glance, it has small dots or lines in the writing. The lower part of the K also uses a dash and a dot to reinforce its presence.
17. Megan Nixon
Created by Megan Nixon | https://dribbble.com/shots/17142214-Wave-Logo
Do you always get confused when choosing a background for a logo? Don't worry. This designer presents his designs in two different background colors, namely brown and light beige. The icons section uses images of waves, coconut trees, and also the moon.
Created by Gennady Savinov | https://dribbble.com/shots/15524555-Seawave-Logo
The icon section forms a curved section for a wave. The color combination from the lightest to the darkest blue is used by designers as the most iconic part. The writing style looks very neat and fits in the center of the logo.
Created by Kazal Islam | https://dribbble.com/shots/17236982-Wave-logo-modern-logo-MW-letter-logo-Market-logo-online-market
Amazing and amazing waves, as the name suggests. The waves form a scroll that is related and uses shades of light blue and dark blue. The background uses black, which makes the icons and writing on the logo look more elegant.
20. Kathryn Sutton
Created by Kathryn Sutton | https://dribbble.com/shots/15229847-Tropical-Logo
The logo, which uses a pink background, appears to have a dark blue mountain and a cloud. The designer has a very creative idea to make a wave shape, a simple and beautiful mountain.
21. Pedro Julien
Created by Pedro Julien | https://dribbble.com/shots/7165931-Wave-Id-Grid
This logo has a unique part, especially on the background. The appearance looks like a mix of small squares that make the logo shine brightly. The center of the logo looks like a nice structure with the red outline giving it a structured look. The center of the logo uses Wave writing which is neat and thick enough to make it look even more sturdy.
Created by Brazhnikova Ekaterina | https://dribbble.com/shots/5321617-Galleon
A ship sailing in the middle of the ocean and waves is the view that you can see from this logo. The visible color has subtle shading which makes it different and elegant from other logos. The writing style looks very neat, forming a circle around the icon.
Created by Deividas Bielskis | https://dribbble.com/shots/6582061-Knarr
The background color of the logo is dark blue, which makes it look more elegant and expensive. The icon part is just a blue wave, and the border forms a circle which makes it neater. The Knarr font has a precise handwriting style and uses all lowercase letters as a hallmark of the brand name.
24. Sound Planet
Created by Dimitrije Mikovic | https://dribbble.com/shots/4459964-Sound-Planet
The Sound Planet logo also looks simple and is suitable for a label or music application. The color that the designer uses is blue, which comes from a magical combination and manages to captivate hearts. The plain white background and the font styles make it the best combination.
25. Columbus Rapids
Created by Mike Jones | https://dribbble.com/shots/16567584-Columbus-Rapids-C-Wave
If you think that the lines for clarifying icons don't play a very important role, you are wrong. In fact, in this logo, the lines on the edge of the waves make it more visible. The color combination for waves looks very suitable and has a good combination.
26. Riverhead Waves
Created by Khisnen Pauvaday | https://dribbble.com/shots/6468439-Riverhead-Waves
This logo is perfect for you to use when gaming. The iconic logo part with a furry animal of a wave shape that looks persistent and holds a staff. The color combination of silver and blue makes it even more attractive.
27. Open Earth
Created by Vlad Smolkin | https://dribbble.com/shots/17937459-Open-Earth
Using a black background, Open Heart with light yellow icons and writing looks even more attractive. This logo does look simple, but it is very interesting as inspiration. You can use it as inspiration to create a company logo.
28. Yoga Perdana
Created by Yoga Perdana | https://dribbble.com/shots/7289271-Waves
Within one background, you can see three different versions of the logo. However, this logo is still related or uses the same waves. In the first version of the logo, you can see the waves are quite low, then in the second part the waves start to rise, and the last part looks high as if they are about to sweep away the sand. Not only are the versions and shapes of the waves unique, but also the mix of different colors in the waves.
Created by Logo Branda | https://dribbble.com/shots/18029692-Ceavela-Modern-Creative-Travel-Logo-Design
If you see this logo, you can immediately tell that the design of the Branda Logo is intended for aviation services. The waves seem to make a curved shape, like a circle, and at the end, it looks like a plane. The color on the logo is a beautiful blend of light blue.
30. Death Waves
Created by PrstiPerje | https://dribbble.com/shots/4872693-Death-Waves
As the name suggests, this wave of death uses a wave icon with lots of skulls at the ends. Designers added detail to the image, giving the waves a fierce look. In the Death Waves writing section, you can also get branding information that reads 'handmade quality.
Frequently Ask Questions
What types of brands are best suited for a wave logo design?
Wave logo designs are best suited for brands that want to convey a sense of movement, fluidity, and energy. They are particularly popular in industries such as surfing, water sports, and technology but can be adapted to suit any brand that wants to communicate dynamism and innovation.
What are the common design elements used in wave logo designs?
Wave logo designs typically use wave-like shapes and patterns, often in combination with other design elements such as circles or curves. The color schemes used in wave logos can vary depending on the brand's message and context but often feature blues and greens to evoke the ocean.
Is a wave logo design appropriate for a more conservative brand?
While wave logo designs are often associated with more dynamic and youthful brands, they can be adapted to suit any brand. A more conservative brand could use a more minimalist wave logo design that still conveys movement and fluidity but in a more subtle and understated way.
Are there any potential drawbacks to using a wave logo design?
One potential drawback to using a wave logo design is that it may be too generic or overused in certain industries. This can make it more difficult for a brand to stand out from competitors. Additionally, wave logo designs may not be appropriate for brands that want to convey a more serious or formal image, as they are often associated with more dynamic and youthful brands.
How can a wave logo design convey a brand's message?
A wave logo design can convey a brand's message by using elements that are associated with the ocean, such as calmness, relaxation, or adventure. It can also convey the brand's identity and values, such as a commitment to environmental sustainability or a sense of playfulness and fun.
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