Sep 23, 2011

Must love dogs!

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Contrast has decided to embark on an exciting journey… creating our own lovable pets using paper maché. From Traffic person to designer, everyone is on board! Here is our first step in making our creations, the skeleton/frame. Might not look … Read More

Sep 22, 2011

From boring to fun!

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I love design that is not ordinary. GOOD agency created this conceptual packaging with the idea of changing the usual boring stuff into something fun, interesting and definately not something you would associate with air fresheners.  

Sep 21, 2011

Before & After: Ramlösa

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Coming up with innovative solutions that work is a constant challenge for packaging designers. One cannot just create something that looks good – in the end it needs to sell products. We came across a great example where a design … Read More

Sep 20, 2011

Packaging with a cause

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Stumbled across this awesome concept for an anti-smoking campaign. The main thought behind it is that the smoker literally carries his own cause of death in his pocket. This is cleverly illustrated by changing the packaging of the cigarettes to … Read More

Sep 16, 2011

Portrait awesomeness.

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We stumbled across this awesome set of portraits – using the same models for each shot but just styled differently. The results are quite awesome to say the least. The photographer is called Nacho Rojo. Check out some more of … Read More

Sep 16, 2011

Corporate ID design feature

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Mareiner Holz has developed a whole range of techniques for finishing untreated wooden boards in an environmentally friendly way. In doing so they discovered that each wood has its own unique character and therefore requires individual techniques in order for … Read More

Sep 15, 2011

In it to win it!

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In July this year we decided we wanted to spread our wings a little as a design studio and entered in the global Avery Dennison Brand Experience Contest. Design professionals around the world were challenged to create brand stories through … Read More

Sep 15, 2011

Less is more (sometimes)

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With packaging design – its always a tricky balance to create something that will work well in a competitive retail environment where everything is busy and cluttered. Sometimes creating a design that is strikingly minimalistic can actually draw more attention … Read More

Sep 15, 2011

The Art of Negative Space

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Using negative space in design can create dramatic and unexpected visual results. It adds interest and gives the visual more depth – so that the viewer can spend more time looking at it without growing bored… and it just looks … Read More

Sep 15, 2011

Jewellery with Texture!

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Natural textures can add a whole new depth of interest to jewellery photography. Often jewellery is shot on stark white or black backgrounds – and although shooting jewellery on a simple background helps the viewer to focus solely on the … Read More