packaging – simply less is more

Around this time last year I posted some examples of packaging that had (and in some cases hadn’t) stood the test of time.  Today I found another contender for the title of design so retro it looks fresh in the back of a cupboard: It reminded me that sometimes less is more.  Which in turn … Continue reading packaging – simply less is more

a shelved history of packaging design

I was standing in my dad’s garage this week, staring at his Shelves of Stuff which (since he hasn’t moved house for 35 years) offer a great history of design in DIY and car care product packaging. The Mobil de icer and Holts tyrewall black packaging are so retro that they actually look fresh, clean and … Continue reading a shelved history of packaging design