Packaging Design for Goldkehlchen by Bureau FFabienne
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On Problem Solving. I hear a lot of people boldly proclaim that “Graphic design is problem solving.” Part -part- of graphic design is problem solving. Isolating this single element of the design process and holding it high as the de facto element of graphic design is among the most asinine…
Perfection Printing Press No. 605 mounted on a cherry base
Chase size: 1 and 5/8 x 2 and 3/4
Wilkins Toy Company, Keene, New Hampshire
"Perfection. A lightweight self-inking toy press, often light blue in colour. A number still survive. The catalogue of 1911 showed five models. The first two were described as ‘patented 10 March, 1908’, the others as ‘patent applied for’."
- Personal Impressions, The Small Printing Press in Nineteenth-Century America, Elizabeth M. Harris
Packaging Design for Mari
The way the coasters fit together is probably my favorite part of this. That said, I will admit to being slightly confused that these look like beer bottles despite the fact that they actually contain wine. This also makes the coasters seem a little out of place since people generally don’t use coasters with wine glasses as far as I know.