January is go-time for freelance designers: entrepreneurs are gearing up for the year ahead, New Year’s resolutions still fresh, and for many business owners this includes revamping their companies’ visual identities. We certainly felt the creative surge here at 99designs, and it is beautifully reflected in this month’s awesomely diverse Top 9 at 99 selection.

1. Irinavoloshina1
2. JacobParr
3. kariagekun
4. dmr™
5. methlop
6. makdesign2001
7. Daivat
8. Halvir
9. Grigoris G