Blind Beagle

Blind Beagle

OBJECT-MATTER developed the brand and packaging design for Blind Beagle, of Napa Valley.  The overall approach to this design is minimal, retaining only the signature Beagle drawing and important information on pack.  The color palette makes use of two basic colors - black and off white - which keep the overall design paired back and classic. 

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Spotlight: Tomorrow Machine

Spotlight: Tomorrow Machine

Tomorrow Machine, a design studio based in Sweden, has been producing some of the most innovative packaging designs of the future. Winning the Dieline Packaging Design Awards 2013 for Sustainable Packaging, they are at it again with 5 other creations including Basmati rice, Olive oil, Raspberry smoothie, Microgarden, and the Self-opening food package. What makes their creations so unique is the choice of substrates.

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Heineken Trafiq Limited Edition

Heineken Trafiq Limited Edition

Designer Kissmiklos previously designed the branding, interior, and packaging for Trafiq Bar & Club. He was recently asked by Heineken to create a branded animation that would hide in one of the club's picture frames, assimilating into the club's style. Afterwards, he was asked to create a limited edition bottle with the illustration to be sold exclusively at Trafiq. 

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Trafiq - Club, Restaurant & Bar

Trafiq - Club, Restaurant & Bar

bohemian brand and atmosphere for Trafiq, one of the newest bars in downtown Budapest. The goal was to revive the vibe of the late 19th to early 20th century, while reinterpreting a vintage style mixed with a modern atmosphere. To accomplish this, Kissmilkos created everything from the branding, to interior graphics, to the restaurant's packaging.

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Hugh Hamilton Pure Black

Hugh Hamilton Pure Black

With the name, Hugh Hamilton “Pure Black”, this design from KS Design Studio literally illustrates the deepest of blacks. The opaque black wine bottle is tagged with a metallic seal, submerged halfway in black wax and encased in a black box. The overall look is elegant and sophisticated with a touch of gothic.

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The Black Book Manifesto

The Black Book Manifesto

The Black Book Manifesto is design duo UnCommon Beat's latest bespoke playing card deck design. It is based on their first, and wildly successful Kickstarter campaign for The Black Book of Cards. The Black Book Manifesto is a fully typographic deck based on the concept that each person has a card within the deck assigned to them at birth. This innovative campaign takes it one step further, and allows backers to contribute words to the final card designs. Want in? The Kickstarter campaign ends this Saturday. 

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CRUX

CRUX

North East collaboration with Duane Dalton, houses a set of cool apparel and accessories. The focus is on a futuristic halftone print present on both the t-shirt and poster. Keeping with the theme, a black self-erecting six corner tray was used and trimmed with a white sticker sealing the opening.

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DIY Mini Advertising Column Portfolio

DIY Mini Advertising Column Portfolio

Polish graphic design studio Zupagrafika has come up with a creative way of showcasing their portfolio: a miniature build-your-own advertising column, complete with 8 mini posters of their latest work. The set was designed as a gift to their clients to celebrate the agency's 2nd anniversary. 

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Q&A with Jonathan Ford from Pearlfisher: The Future of Package Design

Q&A with Jonathan Ford from Pearlfisher: The Future of Package Design

Jonathan Ford from Pearlfisher: The Future of Package Design

Our second Q&A  is with Jonathan Ford. Founding Creative Partner & CCO London Pearlfisher and speaker for The Dieline Summit, our conference this Fall in Paris (Nov 16-17). 

We are excited to ask Jonathan a series of questions that represent the theme of The Dieline Summit and overarching question:

What is the Future of Package Design? 

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