Goodbye Wrinkled T-Shirts: Reusable and Recyclable Packaging Design

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Goodbye Wrinkled T-Shirts: Reusable and Recyclable Packaging Design

Steve Haslip was tired of ordering t-shirts and receiving them in a crumpled and wrinkled heap. He also experienced a hanger shortage whenever his new shirts would arrive. Solution: the Hangerpak, from packaging to hanger.

Design, packaging, recyclable, student, t-shirt
Design, packaging, recyclable, student, t-shirt
Design, packaging, recyclable, student, t-shirt
Design, packaging, recyclable, student, t-shirt

This is a prototype, so the final product could be made with recyclable materials, making the green pull-tab the only waste byproduct. The Hangerpak packaging design project won a first prize in the D&AD Student Awards 2007 category 'What else do you do?'.

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Jessica Patterson

Jessica Patterson

Hi, I'm Jessica. I'm a Designer and Writer at Drawbackwards and write for the Design Blog at Design.org. I enjoy vintage things, letterpress, publication design, and long walks around the Cesar Chavez Park pond. You can follow me on twitter at @jessdoodled for lots of fun randomness.

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