Category Archives: packaging

Miscellany

The laid back aesthetic of Manuela Sosa’s house in “the pastoral hills of Vallvidrera, just outside Barcelona” is an inviting and understated home. Manuela is a florist who runs the flower studio, ‘Gang and the Wool‘ from a greenhouse on her … Continue reading

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Rain or Shine

The weather is insanely hot in Cape Town at the moment (note to self: invest in an oscillating fan). I’m not one for the heat but it is a great excuse to eat ice cream. My favourite ice cream place … Continue reading

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Miscellany

Given that we are finishing off the work week it seems apt to do a round up of beautiful and interesting things. The final season of Mad Men is in full swing and I’m really enjoying it so far. I’m … Continue reading

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Irving & Co.

Irving & Co. is a London-based creative studio that derives its name from the iconic photographer Irving Penn. Founded in 2006 by Julian Roberts, Irving & Co specialises in packaging, print and logo design. Since the company’s inception, it has racked … Continue reading

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Xoclad

I really love the work of Mexican design studio Anagrama. They tailor their design to each project without losing the aesthetic sensibility that makes them so great. In a nutshell, Anagrama is far from a one-trick pony and well deserve … Continue reading

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A+ Packaging

Hooray! A post dedicated to beautifully designed packaging! Let’s get started… Nutritional supplements are usually a frightening mess of bad typography and neon colours when it comes to packaging. Andreas Engelbreckt Kamp Bünger addressed this faux pas with his elegant monochromatic packaging … Continue reading

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Graphic Design: Bumper Edition

It’s been awhile since I have showcased the impressive graphic design work floating around the internet, so I decided to go large with a bumper edition of book covers, corporate identities and packaging. First up is Portuguese creative company FBA, … Continue reading

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