These excellent books and resources on package design provide inspiration, advice and critical tools for creating great packages.
Check out this extraordinarily detailed packaging and playing card design by Stranger & Stranger.
Vanessa Dewey has accomplished one thing that every inner child dreams about. She works for a toy company. And not only does she work for the toy giant, Mattel, she also designs their packaging. You can practically hear the squeals of delight from her inner child, or at least as I imagine. Confession: my inner...
Meet The Contender: an electoral debate game that offers hundreds of one-liners based on real presidential quotes.
PaperSpecs shares the story of a beautifully-illustrated package design by Aslan Graphics for Rose & Root.
Safety razor patents were filed as early as 1880. They offered a close shave and a packaging boon for printers worldwide to create razor blade wrappers.
Check out these classic button cards of the '40s and '50s, when buttons were staples of everyday fashion.
In contrast with his elaborate package, label and trademark design, O.H.W. Hadank's logos (zeichen) were more modern—simple and elegant.
How do you celebrate the holidays? Our RDA winners have some suggestions. Check out some decked-out, holiday-cheering, gift-tastic winners from across the US. Still need some gift ideas? HOW Design has its Gift Guide for Designers. Or discover some swanky treats in the Print Regional Design Annual. Purchase it online here or subscribe. Happy Holidays! 1....
From Chantry to Bierut to Eames to Sutnar to Kidd to Dwiggins, here are 25 of our favorite design books of the year.