gift http://design.org/tags/gift en Column Five Media's In Caffeine We Trust: Track Your Coffee Intake with Coffee http://design.org/blog/column-five-medias-caffeine-we-trust-track-your-coffee-intake-coffee <p>California-based <a href="http://columnfivemedia.com/in-caffeine-we-trust-infographic/" target="Column Five">Column Five</a> created this gorgeous and interactive infographic as a gift for their clients and partners this past holiday season. They combined two of their favorite topics—coffee and data visualization. </p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2012/05/05/caffeine_infographic_02.jpg" alt="Design, coffee, infographic" title="Design, coffee, infographic" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="413" title="Design, coffee, infographic" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/05/caffeine_infographic_00.jpg?1336211478" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="465" title="Design, coffee, infographic" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/05/caffeine_infographic_02.jpg?1336211644" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, coffee, infographic" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/05/caffeine_infographic_01.jpg?1336211644" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, coffee, infographic" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/05/caffeine_infographic_03.jpg?1336211643" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, coffee, infographic" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/05/caffeine_infographic_04.jpg?1336211644" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, coffee, infographic" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/05/caffeine_infographic_05.jpg?1336211644" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, coffee, infographic" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/05/caffeine_infographic_06.jpg?1336211644" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, coffee, infographic" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/05/caffeine_infographic_07.jpg?1336211644" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, coffee, infographic" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/05/caffeine_infographic_08.jpg?1336211644" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, coffee, infographic" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/05/caffeine_infographic_10.jpg?1336211645" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, coffee, infographic" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/05/caffeine_infographic_12.jpg?1336211735" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, coffee, infographic" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/05/caffeine_infographic_11.jpg?1336211645" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, coffee, infographic" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/05/caffeine_infographic_13.jpg?1336211735" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, coffee, infographic" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/05/caffeine_infographic_14.jpg?1336211735" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, coffee, infographic" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/05/caffeine_infographic_15.jpg?1336211736" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/column-five-medias-caffeine-we-trust-track-your-coffee-intake-coffee" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/column-five-medias-caffeine-we-trust-track-your-coffee-intake-coffee#comments california design drink gift graphic infographic Sat, 05 May 2012 09:49:38 +0000 jessicapatterson 4220 at http://design.org Pixelated Pop-Up Heart: Craft a Card for Your Geeky Love http://design.org/blog/pixelated-pop-heart-craft-card-your-geeky-love <p>Kate at <a href="http://www.minieco.co.uk/" target="mini-eco">mini-eco</a> shared a fun Valentine's Day card tutorial over at her blog. With a little crafty precision, the <a href="http://www.minieco.co.uk/valentines-day-pixely-popup-card/" target="Pixel Pop-Up card">Pixel Pop-Up card</a> will surely please that special geek in your life. Now, does anyone have an awesome pixel pun to pair with this project?</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="813" title="Design, valentine, pixel" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/14/pixel-heart-1.jpg?1329266639" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="406" title="Design, valentine, pixel" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/14/pixel-heart_4.jpg?1329266828" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="352" title="Design, valentine, pixel" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/14/pixel-heart_3.jpg?1329266828" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/pixelated-pop-heart-craft-card-your-geeky-love" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/pixelated-pop-heart-craft-card-your-geeky-love#comments design diy gift print tutorial Wed, 15 Feb 2012 05:38:15 +0000 wardandrews 4102 at http://design.org Gift Couture's Tasty Wrapping Paper: Build a Gift Burger http://design.org/blog/gift-coutures-tasty-wrapping-paper-build-gift-burger <p>I would have loved to see this delicious gift under the tree almost as much as I'd want to tear it apart. </p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="349" title="Design, giftcouture, packaging" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/25/giftcouture_01.jpg?1324872138" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="349" title="Design, giftcouture, packaging" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/25/giftcouture_02.jpg?1324872162" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="349" title="Design, giftcouture, packaging" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/25/giftcouture_03.jpg?1324872162" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="349" title="Design, giftcouture, packaging" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/25/giftcouture_04.jpg?1324872162" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="557" title="Design, giftcouture, packaging" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/25/giftcouture_05.jpg?1324872196" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/gift-coutures-tasty-wrapping-paper-build-gift-burger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/gift-coutures-tasty-wrapping-paper-build-gift-burger#comments design food funny gift graphic newyork packaging Mon, 26 Dec 2011 03:57:17 +0000 jessicapatterson 3947 at http://design.org Custom Holiday Spirits by Vessel http://design.org/blog/custom-holiday-spirits-vessel <p>I love seeing the work that agencies and studios create for client gifts. They highlight the personality and care that the designers put into their work. It gives them a chance to have a little fun and flex their design muscles in a style they appreciate : ) This gift package from <a href="http://www.vesselideation.com/#page=home" target="Vessel">Vessel</a>, a brand and <a href="http://design.org/packaging-design" target="packaging design">packaging design</a> studio in Chicago, is no exception and is sure to spring some holiday cheer and spirit (harhar) to their lucky clients. </p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="601" title="Design, vessel, packaging" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/23/vessel_beer_03.jpg?1324680881" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="862" title="Design, vessel, packaging" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/23/vessel_beer_07.jpg?1324680978" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="676" title="Design, vessel, packaging" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/23/vessel_beer_01.jpg?1324680976" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="527" title="Design, vessel, packaging" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/23/vessel_beer_04.jpg?1324680976" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="384" title="Design, vessel, packaging" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/23/vessel_beer_02.jpg?1324680978" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="372" title="Design, vessel, packaging" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/23/vessel_beer_06.jpg?1324680977" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, vessel, packaging" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/23/vessel_beer_05_0.jpg?1324680978" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/custom-holiday-spirits-vessel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/custom-holiday-spirits-vessel#comments agency chicago design drink gift packaging personal Fri, 23 Dec 2011 22:53:29 +0000 jessicapatterson 3945 at http://design.org Modern Graphic Design Gift Wrap from Network Osaka http://design.org/blog/modern-graphic-design-gift-wrap-network-osaka <p>This gift wrap from <a href="http://www.networkosaka.com/">Network Osaka</a>, created for family and friends, is a fun and clever alternative to the typical wrapping paper lurking in superstores. Instead, the gifts appear to be in their own custom packaging and not merely taped into a paper wrapper.</p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/01/27/modern_design_wrap_1.jpg" alt="Design, graphic, gift wrap, packaging, holiday, network osaka" title="" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="640" height="427" alt="Design, graphic, gift wrap, packaging, holiday, network osaka" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/01/27/modern_design_wrap_1.jpg?1296164403" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/modern-graphic-design-gift-wrap-network-osaka" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/modern-graphic-design-gift-wrap-network-osaka#comments design gift packaging Thu, 27 Jan 2011 21:47:25 +0000 jessicapatterson 2603 at http://design.org Color + Cookies = Happiness: Pantone Chip Treats http://design.org/blog/color-cookies-happiness-pantone-chip-treats <p>Check out these pantone cookies designed and baked by Kim Neill as a gift for her clients. She explains her <a href="http://design.org/graphic-design">design</a> process and the recipe at <a href="http://www.kimcreativestar.com/Portfolio/Cures_for_Boredom/Entries/2011/1/1_PANTONE_CHIP_COOKIES!.html">the Kim Creative Star blog</a>. You can reread our post to find out more about the <a href="http://design.org/blog/wear-what-you-eat-packaging-design">Pantone tins and other products and where to find them</a>.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="354" alt="Design, cookies, pantone, packaging design, gift" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/01/26/pantone_cookies_1.jpg?1296076450" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/color-cookies-happiness-pantone-chip-treats" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/color-cookies-happiness-pantone-chip-treats#comments design food gift Wed, 26 Jan 2011 21:47:57 +0000 jessicapatterson 2601 at http://design.org Design.org Geeky Gifts Guide: V 1.0.3 for the Creative on-the-go http://design.org/blog/designorg-geeky-gifts-guide-v-103-creative-go <p>Our third gifts roundup features gifts we like for creatives and <a href="http://design.org/blog/designer-feature">designers</a> on the go. </p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2010/12/19/iamaKey_angle.jpg" alt="Design, gifts, portable, designer, technology" title="" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <p><a href="http://twitter.com/wardandrews">Ward</a> likes the</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="585" height="488" alt="Design, gifts, portable, designer, technology" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2010/12/19/4_f_giraffe.java_.jpg?1292810574" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/designorg-geeky-gifts-guide-v-103-creative-go" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/designorg-geeky-gifts-guide-v-103-creative-go#comments designer gift graphic design photography technology Mon, 20 Dec 2010 02:21:51 +0000 jessicapatterson 2494 at http://design.org Design.org Geeky Gifts Guide: V 1.0.2 for the Gadgeteer http://design.org/blog/designorg-geeky-gifts-guide-v-102-gadgeteer <p>Welcome to the second installment of our Geeky Gifts Guide. Today, we're sharing some of our favorite gadgets and gadget accessories (gadget gadgets?), for your perusing pleasure.&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://twitter.com/lisaandrewsaz">Lisa</a> finds these gadgets handy and dandy: The <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Kikkerland-USB-Battleship-US007-Ports/dp/B004A8UWOM/?tag=core77-20">USB Battleship</a> extension:</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="500" height="249" alt="Design, gift list, technology, gadgets" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2010/12/18/battleship_usb.jpg?1292739805" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/designorg-geeky-gifts-guide-v-102-gadgeteer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/designorg-geeky-gifts-guide-v-102-gadgeteer#comments gift graphic design technology Sun, 19 Dec 2010 06:43:39 +0000 jessicapatterson 2492 at http://design.org Design.org Geeky Gifts Guide: V 1.0.0 Retro Goodies http://design.org/blog/designorg-geeky-gifts-guide-v-100-retro-goodies <p>Many of us at design.org are self-recognized geeks/nerds/creative types, which comes with a great desire for fun, silly and technological gadgetry. So we've decided to put together a few lists of gifts we're craving this holiday season to give you some <a href="http://design.org/blog/inspiration">inspiration</a> for giving and receiving. </p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2010/12/17/gift_list_header.png" alt="Design, gift list, header" title="" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <p>Todays Wishlist is for those with an eye for retro gear...</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="500" height="423" alt="Design, gift list, panic, collector, retro" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2010/12/17/panic_1.jpg?1292602540" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/designorg-geeky-gifts-guide-v-100-retro-goodies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/designorg-geeky-gifts-guide-v-100-retro-goodies#comments gift inspiration technology Fri, 17 Dec 2010 17:37:13 +0000 jessicapatterson 2486 at http://design.org