Indonesian agency Nero | Graphic Atelier has designed the intricate and classy packaging for Ummi, a company that specializes in producing the traditional middle-eastern flatbread known Roti Maryam. The use of the mosiac pattern and the color scheme for this packaging solution pays tribute to the culture and land that the product is from, all the while elevating it to help it stand out on the shelves.
New Zealand agency makebardo designed the playful packaging and branding for Lillevik Alpine, a cider with strong European influences. Without artificial additives this refreshing cider has a perfect balance of sweet with a powerful flavor, all the while serving up great design.
Not sure about you, but we’re still riding that New Year high. The Dieline’s got a lot to look forward to this year—we have some new and amazing people working with us and we welcomed our first The Dieline baby (woo Jess!)—plus, we’re rolling out a revamped blog design, even more events, and loads of new content just for you. At the end of 2016 we listened to your feedback, and now we’re keeping the stuff you know and love and adding in the things you want and need. Basically: more content that will help you grow as a designer plus all the best packaging design projects to inspire you.
So let’s get started, shall we? We’re kicking off some of these posts with our new feature, The Brief, your weekly link roundup for all news packaging and branding. Here’s what you might have missed.
TEALEAVES is the bespoke tea blender of choice to five-star hotels and Michelin-star chefs worldwide. For the upcoming Chinese Lunar New Year, TEALEAVES has come out with a special edition Lucky Envelope, which includes two tea blends: Organic Long Life Green and Organic Imperial Oolong. The Lucky Envelope is designed as a gift to celebrate heritage, culture, and the "Year of the Rooster."
The holidays may be over, but who says you can’t enjoy another glass or two of delicious mulled wine? Buddy sends out an end-of-year gift to clients and friends that’s absolutely perfect for the season: a red wine that’s been blended with subtle flavors like cinnamon and clove. The packaging for Buddy Mulled Wine 2016 takes the tradition and updates it with a totally modern, striking look.
It doesn’t get much better for the environment than this. BIOZ GREEN is a line of cleaning supplies that you can feel good about using in your home—you won’t be using nasty chemicals and you won’t be harming animals. Estúdio Caxa developed the packaging for this bright and contemporary line of cleaning products that doesn’t force you to sacrifice your values.
You can’t talk about whiskey without talking about Jack Daniel’s—after all, it’s the oldest registered distillery in the United States. To mark their 150th Anniversary, Cue developed some special edition packaging to celebrate. The sleek, sophisticated design looks incredibly refined and it shows off the gorgeous hue of the whiskey, instantly tempting you to pour another glass.