Sign Up Form – HTML and CSS Code Snippet

A simple sign up form with fresh colors and subtle three-dimensional effects.

The top border is created using a linear gradient with fixed color-stop points.

Original PSD by Dylan Opet.

signup-form-HTML & CSS



<!DOCTYPE html>
<!--[if lt IE 7]> <html class="lt-ie9 lt-ie8 lt-ie7" lang="en"> <![endif]-->
<!--[if IE 7]> <html class="lt-ie9 lt-ie8" lang="en"> <![endif]-->
<!--[if IE 8]> <html class="lt-ie9" lang="en"> <![endif]-->
<!--[if gt IE 8]><!--> <html lang="en"> <!--<![endif]-->
<meta charset="utf-8">
<meta http-equiv="X-UA-Compatible" content="IE=edge,chrome=1">
<title>Sign Up Form</title>
<link rel="stylesheet" href="css/style.css">
<!--[if lt IE 9]><script src="//"></script><![endif]-->
<form class="sign-up">
<h1 class="sign-up-title">Sign up in seconds</h1>
<input type="text" class="sign-up-input" placeholder="What's your username?" autofocus>
<input type="password" class="sign-up-input" placeholder="Choose a password">
<input type="submit" value="Sign me up!" class="sign-up-button">

<div class="about">
<p class="about-links">
<a href="" target="_parent">View Article</a>
<a href="" target="_parent">Download</a>
<p class="about-author">
&copy; 2013 <a href="" target="_blank">Thibaut Courouble</a> -
<a href="" target="_blank">MIT License</a><br>
Original PSD by <a href="" target="_blank">Dylan Opet</a>


@import '../../shared/mixins',

* Copyright (c) 2013 Thibaut Courouble
* Licensed under the MIT License:

body {
font: 13px/20px 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif;
color: #404040;
background: #596778;

.sign-up {
position: relative;
margin: 50px auto;
width: 280px;
padding: 33px 25px 29px;
background: white;
border-bottom: 1px solid #c4c4c4;
border-radius: 5px;
@include box-shadow(0 1px 5px rgba(black, .25));

&:before, &:after {
content: '';
position: absolute;
bottom: 1px;
left: 0;
right: 0;
height: 10px;
background: inherit;
border-bottom: 1px solid #d2d2d2;
border-radius: 4px;

&:after {
bottom: 3px;
border-color: #dcdcdc;

.sign-up-title {
margin: -25px -25px 25px;
padding: 15px 25px;
line-height: 35px;
font-size: 26px;
font-weight: 300;
color: #aaa;
text-align: center;
text-shadow: 0 1px rgba(white, .75);
background: #f7f7f7;

&:before {
content: '';
position: absolute;
top: 0;
left: 0;
right: 0;
height: 8px;
background: #c4e17f;
border-radius: 5px 5px 0 0;
@include linear-gradient(left,
#c4e17f, #c4e17f 12.5%,
#f7fdca 12.5%, #f7fdca 25%,
#fecf71 25%, #fecf71 37.5%,
#f0776c 37.5%, #f0776c 50%,
#db9dbe 50%, #db9dbe 62.5%,
#c49cde 62.5%, #c49cde 75%,
#669ae1 75%, #669ae1 87.5%,
#62c2e4 87.5%, #62c2e4);

input {
font-family: inherit;
color: inherit;
@include box-sizing(border-box);

.sign-up-input {
width: 100%;
height: 50px;
margin-bottom: 25px;
padding: 0 15px 2px;
font-size: 17px;
background: white;
border: 2px solid #ebebeb;
border-radius: 4px;
@include box-shadow(inset 0 -2px #ebebeb);

&:focus {
border-color: #62c2e4;
outline: none;
@include box-shadow(inset 0 -2px #62c2e4);

.lt-ie9 & { line-height: 48px; }

.sign-up-button {
position: relative;
vertical-align: top;
width: 100%;
height: 54px;
padding: 0;
font-size: 22px;
color: white;
text-align: center;
text-shadow: 0 1px 2px rgba(black, .25);
background: #f0776c;
border: 0;
border-bottom: 2px solid #d76b60;
border-radius: 5px;
cursor: pointer;
@include box-shadow(inset 0 -2px #d76b60);

&:active {
top: 1px;
outline: none;
@include box-shadow(none);

:-moz-placeholder { color: #ccc; font-weight: 300; }
::-moz-placeholder { color: #ccc; opacity: 1; font-weight: 300; }
::-webkit-input-placeholder { color: #ccc; font-weight: 300; }
:-ms-input-placeholder { color: #ccc; font-weight: 300; }

::-moz-focus-inner { border: 0; padding: 0; }


About This Author

I am Petia Koleva and I am doing web and graphic design. I also like to experiment in infographics and motion graphics design. I graduated @Gray's School of Art in Aberdeen, Scotland - BDes (Hon) Design for Digital Media. I have two design awards: BP Design Award 2012 @ Gray's School of Art and RGU Purchase Prize Award. I am very passionate about design and I share my passion on


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  • thank you so much for share this for free :)

    akaitako 2 years ago Reply

    • Thanks for visiting:)))

      designifyme 2 years ago Reply

  • This is awesome. I really love it. Great job! Thx

    Starry_girl 1 year ago Reply

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