Obnoxious pink ribbons, floating butterflies, and women smiling for no apparent reason whatsoever, other than the fact that they’re having their period—these are what you’ll commonly see on pad and tampon packaging. Which is why LOLA is so refreshing. Instead of tip-toeing around “that time of month,” they’ve created a line of feminine hygiene products that celebrate the fact that menstruation is natural, and it can simply be a normal part of your life.
Experience your favorite childhood fairytales all over again with The Fairytale Collection, designed by Bessermachen Design Studio. We spoke with the agency to learn more about what inspired these gorgeous boxes of chocolate, why they chose to do paper cut illustrations, the emotions that drive each design, and more.
For the 25th year, NYC Restaurant Week is back for the foodies of Manhattan and every borough. The famed event, taking place starting today, July 24th to August 18th, 2017 celebrates the culinary cultural mosaic of the city and the global cuisines that New York City has to offer. To revive the design for their anniversary, NYC Restaurant Week turned to The Working Assembly for something that would reflect the fun and inclusivity of this annual event that New Yorkers love so. We spoke with TWA to learn a little bit more about create the design behind this much anticipated experience, highlighting cultures in digital platforms, taking NYC Restaurant Week in a new direction, and more.
Christian Úbeda is behind this moody and striking packaging concept for UDOL. With striking geometric elements and a bold sans serif font, it’s a beer you wouldn’t be able to miss on the shelf.
Nothing beats fresh herbs when cooking, but too often these plants get packaged in plastic. Edmundas Jankauskas developed a concept that would provide consumers with fresh herbs they could grow themselves, minus the wasteful packaging.
It is with deep sadness that we share the devastating news of the passing of a true legend, visionary, and design icon, Margo Chase. She was a beacon in this industry, a personal hero of mine, and big supporter of The Dieline. Founded in 1986, her work at Chase Design Group has truly paved the way for our industry. She will be profoundly missed.
It’s hard enough starting a design agency—but imagine if after nine years in business you picked it up and moved to another country entirely? That’s exactly what Snono did. After leaving Yemen and arriving in Istanbul, Turkey, this agency has thrived even despite the challenges it has faced. We spoke with Abdulrahman H. Jaber, Art Director at Snono to learn more about the history of their studio, the work they do, and what inspires them.
Max Khorobrykh has designed the packaging for Erdbeer Gin.
Denis Serebryakov has designed the packaging for the limited edition series of Krynica Premium beer, Legends of Mensk from Belarus.
Eme Design Studio created the packaging for Ode Brewing, which celebrates the city and locals of El Paso, Texas.