Apr 13, 2012

Earning the consumer’s trust

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Pharmaceutical industry: Earning the consumer’s trust Issued by: Contrast – Design & Photographic Studio Trust – earned or manufactured? When it comes to marketing and selling pharmaceutical products – winning and keeping the consumer’s trust is extremely important. The consumer … Read More

Jan 25, 2012

Functionalab Packaging

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Functionalab is a science-based Nutricosmetics & Cosmeceuticals company that aims to bring nutrition, cosmetics & pharmaceuticals together in a unique and beautiful way. What I love about the packaging design, created by Sid Lee, is that it definitely brings across … Read More

Jan 19, 2012

10 AWESOME PACKAGING IDEAS

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Dec 12, 2011

Higgins India Ink

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I really love it when designers go back to the heritage of a product. I found this beautiful redesign of the well known Higgings India Ink designed by Alex Sophocles. “The heritage of the Higgins India Ink dates back to … Read More

Nov 22, 2011

Brand Minimalism

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What would happen if you took iconic brands and minimalized the details on their packaging to their absolute minimum? Is that going to help or hurt the brand? Mehmet Gozetlik of the design collective Antrepo decided to see for himself. … Read More

Nov 3, 2011

Fear.less

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Fear.Less is a collaborative project between Daniel Ting Chong & Jordan Metcalf. The objects are all representative of weapons/items used in acts of crime in South Africa, both by criminal and the law. The objects seek to playfully examine the … Read More

Oct 31, 2011

Italian Picnic Basket Invitation

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“We worked with Chef Lynch and her team to create packaging for an Italian Picnic Basket which also served the invitation. Each item in the basket was hand-wrapped and adorned with a sticker labeling the contents. The invitation was letterpressed on butcher paper … Read More

Oct 31, 2011

Scary Soda

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Fun packaging design for Fanta – with a bit of a Halloween theme. Designed by Stag & Hare.

Oct 25, 2011

Body Shop – Packaging design

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Stunning packaging created by Planeta Design .

Oct 24, 2011

Love Ghost – CD packaging

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CHRIS LEE – LOVE GHOST Chris Lee released his debut album “Worry No” 2 year ago. Since then, the artist has grown as an artist, experimenting with different music styles and his own vocal. The album is described as a … Read More

Oct 21, 2011

Nupo – Clean Packaging Design

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Stunning clean packaging design for Nupo. Using lots of white space to give the packaging a very fresh look. Sometimes using white with food can make the packaging look sterile and unappealing , but in this case I think the … Read More

Oct 19, 2011

Trigger Oslo Identity

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Trigger Oslo is a new PR company focusing on engaging communication. The identity is developed to create a range of personal signatures within the same visual language and color palette. The colors and design emphasizes an agency that focus on … Read More

Oct 18, 2011

Eastfield Corp ID

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Beautifully textured and organic looking corporate identity design by Hovard Design. Enjoy!

Oct 14, 2011

alcohol packaging

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Found these wonderful alcohol packaging done by Yaroslav Shkriblyak . Really like his illustration work – and overall feel of the labels. Enjoy!

Oct 13, 2011

Illustration with attitude

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Stumbled acros Tim Mcdonagh’s portfolio. Great style and attitude in his work. Seems like its all done with vector – but I could be mistaken. Enjoy!

Oct 12, 2011

Chalkboard Typography

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Dana Tanamachi is an amazing chalkboard typographer. I found her work whilst I was looking for some inspiration. Wow… amazing attention to detail, and to think, it is all done by hand.    

Oct 12, 2011

Draw in Light

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Stunning brochure design by We Are Useful. Verrrry nice. Especially like the way that you have to unwrap it – almost like unwrapping a gift. Enjoy!

Oct 10, 2011

Snookums – Cat Food

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Found this fun cat food packaging on The Dieline. Very cool use of photography and fun typography. Enjoy!  

Oct 10, 2011

Colier – Sparkling Wine

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Conceptual collection of elite champagne «Colier» is addressed to business women as major consumers of sparkling wines in the world. The serie is limited and available in two versions: 23 luxury sets in a classic style — an exclusive bottle … Read More

Oct 10, 2011

Wooden Jewellery Packaging

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Innovative wooden jewellery packaging. Great attention to detail and out of the box thinking (excuse the pun)

Oct 10, 2011

Babees Honey – packaging

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Stunning example of simplistic design. The packaging is for organic honey – and the stripes convey the message beautifully. Check out some more work by Ah&Oh. Enjoy!

Oct 3, 2011

Don’t Just Follow

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Sometimes as designers you can fall into the trap of just following – and not leading. It happens to everyone if you don’t consciously push away from the expected and explore options that initially might look completely unrealistic. Its very … Read More

Sep 27, 2011

Painting: Now in 3D!

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We found these awesome paintings. The painter actually painted in such a way that when you put on 3D glasses – the painting comes to live and actually has 3D depth to it. The idea was to combine the classic … Read More

Sep 26, 2011

Espolon Tequila Packaging

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Check out these cool illustrations. All created by Steven Noble. Espolón Tequila Blanco: The Espolón Tequila Blanco label tells the story of Guadalupe and Rosarita joining Father Miguel Hidalgo in his brave campaign for Mexican independence from Spain. As depicted … 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

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