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Striking that perfect balance between trendy, traditional and avant-garde is what packaging design is all about. Every self-respecting packaging designer knows that blindly following trends is not the way to impress clients. And, ironically enough, ignoring trends altogether is not going to wow clients either – not to mention the consumer. Are you aware of […]
As the years go by, so do consumer preferences. Consequently, packaging designers are continuously on the lookout for the next trend to give their designs that coveted edge. But, as 2016 has officially ended … we thought we’d have ourselves a Throwback Thursday. Do you recall the packaging trends that stocked retail shelves a year […]
Coming up with a successful product packaging design means taking into account multiple factors. Practical issues and technicalities aside, there are many trends that can make or break your design. Colours in particular change every season, but, fortunately, if you incorporate trend colours, you’ll rarely have to make dramatic changes to your design. Continue reading […]
Another year, another set of great packaging design trends to watch! Packaging in 2017 is going to be all about simplicity, attracting the consumer with sleek designs that have a minimalist twist. Ready for a sneak peek? Here goes!
Packaging design is all (or mostly, at least) about enticing consumers to grab a specific product off the shelves. Packaging should also act as a protective barrier between the product and its surroundings, yes. But the first thing on a brand owner’s mind is that their packaging should score high in the looks department. Which […]
Packaging design trends will always come and go. Some pass us by in a flash. But every once in a while, we come across a trend we wish we never have to let go of. Fortunately for us, 2016 has been packed with such noteworthy packaging design trends. So of course, we just couldn’t resist […]
Tis that time of the year again … Santa Claus is coming to town! And once again, Santa’s packaging designers have come up with some gorgeous Christmas packaging to help his little elves out on this festive occasion. Want to join in on the fun? Discover our tips to design the perfect Christmas packaging!
Thanks to innovative solutions such as Studio, creating high-resolution flexible packaging designs without resorting to complicated CAD software has never been easier. Don’t believe us? The results speak for themselves … So we just couldn’t resist sharing with you the five most fabulous flexible packaging designs that caught our eye this year. Enjoy!
You came up with a mind-blowing packaging design and sent it off to the manufacturer with high hopes … Only for the sample to turn out all wrong. It happens to every packaging designer sooner or later, and it’s no biggie, really. And not all is lost either! Just take the following tips to heart […]
Packaging designers are continuously exploring new print finishing options to give their designs that little extra creative edge. Metallic embellishments and embossing always prove particularly popular when the holiday season is right around the corner, while intricate die-cut patterns make for alluring packaging designs all year round. In terms of print finishing technology, analog is […]
Shudder and tremble! The time of spooky packaging designs is near! Are you looking forward to adorning your packaging with cobwebs, ghosts, monsters, … and the like? Then you’re in for a real treat. We’ve put together a short but sweet overview of the coolest Halloween packaging designs, as well as some handy tips to […]