Story

The Salmon Sisters are the New Face of Fishermen

Emma and Claire are using design to bring people closer to the beauty of Alaska, and sell fish.

Interview

Talk Shop with Weekday Studio

Our next Talk Shop speakers are Nina and Jon Hans of Weekday Studio. To stay true to their brand, they're working with the right clients and enjoying their weekends.

How-To

One Tag, Five Ways. Make Hang Tags Your Next Brand Hero

Your hang tags can handle way more than pricing.

Story

‘Men in This Town’ Founder Has Taken His Vision of Street Style Off-Screen

Giuseppe Santamaria is setting exceptional standards for each stage of his brand.

Advice

A Guide to Customizing Your Brand's Next Event

If you spend weeks planning an event and no one wants to Instagram it, did it even happen at all?

Podcast

Permission to Think Smaller with Matt Alexander

In this episode, Matt Alexander talks about how his experimental brands are revamping retail.

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Case Study

Cotton Bureau is Making Beautiful Tees with Beautiful Packaging

This online design marketplace is shipping 34% more tees for their packaging budget.

Podcast

The Silicon Valley of Leather with Mike Macadaan

Designer and maker of the Cord Taco, Mike Macadaan talks to us about going from pixels to leather.

How-To

How to Spend Less Than $2 Per Shipment on Custom Packaging

Get into the custom packaging game for less than $200 and build your brand as you grow.

How-To

How to Ace the Packaging Rule of Three

Your packaging has a beginning, middle and end. We break down how to balance your budget with your brand aesthetic.

Advice

Why the Packaging Industry is Set Up to Overcharge You

How to bypass the "top men" of the packaging world.

Podcast

Sphinx of Black Quartz with Tobias Frere-Jones

In this second episode of the Well Made podcast, we talk to type legend Tobias Frere-Jones about how typography can level the playing field.

Bulletin

Introducing: The Essentials Collection

A new line of fundamental packaging materials for your products.

Roundup

Finding Your Packaging Rhythm

Choose where and how you customize your packaging so you can show off the strongest points of your brand.

Podcast

Turning Pirates into Future Customers with Jeff Veen

In our first episode of the Well Made podcast, we talk to Jeff Veen, founder of Typekit, about the role of design in modern business.

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Bulletin

Plan Your Packaging With the Lumi Dashboard

See your packaging system all in one place and re-order with a click.

Interview

Talk Shop with verynice Founder, Matthew Manos

Get to know our next Talk Shop speaker, Matt Manos. Over the past decade, he's built a design firm that gives half of their work away for free.

Bulletin

Release Notes: Concierge, Freight Shipping and New Color Options

A look at the features and improvements we launched in April.

Story

Turning a Skill into a Business with Montgomery Leather Works

One year into business, Peter McKinnon is building a handmade leather brand while keeping up with his day job.

Roundup

Modern Designs for Classic, Black and White Tape

It's timeless for a reason. Here are 6 brands using black and white to look fresh and modern.

Roundup

Make it Official: 6 Ways to Make Stamped Business Cards

For low-commitment, affordable printing, try a stamp like these 12 brands.

Advice

In Defense of Real-Life Mockups: A Hand Letterer Tests Her Designs Off Screen

Hand letterer, Mushky Ginsburg takes a DIY approach to graphic design mockups for her clients.

Interview

Talk Shop with Pizzanista's Salman Agah

Before our next event, get to know the pro skateboarder and co-owner behind the L.A pizza staple — Pizzanista!

Story

How ‘Whiskey and Honey’ Uses Instagram as a Pivotal Sales Platform

A highly curated feed of vintage fashion has turned into a full-time business of Instagram sales.

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