To help me study and test new and classic UI trends, I engaged in the UI Daily Challenge. Although lacking in user research, they serve as a great source of inspiration in context of layout choices, color palette preference, fonts in use and ui elements in the specific design challenge. It helps me get out of my comfort zone and try new ideas, without the pressure of a fully developed project, and the time constraint keeps me focused on one element at a time. Here you can see a couple of my favorite takes I have made.
For this checkout page I used 's design as inspiration and starting point.
#3 Landing Page
#6 User Profile
this page is under on-going construction.