Category Archives: re-purpose

Lord and Taylor Vintage Props

We were recently inside a Lord and Taylor store and were highly impressed by the array of vintage props that accompanied their shoes and clothing sections. The vintage luggage, ladders, and antlers brought a warm and masculine feel to the … Continue reading

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Magnum Bardamu Wine Box

Here is a great example of how to uniquely package and ship wine. Re-purposing the idea of a book box, Bardamu has figured out a way to use corrugate, which is extremely strong and protective, and have it also lend … Continue reading

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Thinking Outside the Box

Simple kraft boxes have their place, but when you have the opportunity to differentiate your product and add value, why go with a simple box when you can incorporate the product and your brand image into the design of a … Continue reading

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J.Crew – Paper Plant

White paper plants of all sorts decorate this spring window display from J.Crew.  We admire their creativity with the use of simple white paper flowers. What a great way to tell a story for little cost. See our other J.Crew … Continue reading

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The Standard Dress Shirt

Here is a well designed product that has thought of the entire dress shirt experience, from both the retailer and consumer prospective. The shirt box helps unfold and fold up the shirt, which is great for store level. The shirt … Continue reading

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Inspiration: Bow Tie Packaging

Here is a creative packaging design we found that was made by re-purposing old shopping bags. We thought this could be used as good inspiration for an invitation, trade show handouts, a way to hold gift cards, gift tags, or … Continue reading

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Under the Sea @ Anthropologie

Anthropologie used several types of alternative materials to make an enchanting under water themed window. From bottle caps to corrugated cardboard to newspaper. Each detail in this window is thought of carefully and makes an impressive presentation. Get your swimming … Continue reading

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Packaging Going Green

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Cardboard & Kraft

Interesting post on The Dieline about the on going trend towards cardboard and kraft in packaging. We love the simple use of kraft in its raw form especially when decorative or re-usable elements are added to make the wrapping a … Continue reading

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Re-use, Re-purpose, Recyle and Recreate @ Club Monaco

Club Monaco found a new way to display plates used in their windows late last year. Several different vintage styles were hung on their back wall display and made for a strong presentation. This time around they flipped them and … Continue reading

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