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.

Bulletin

Release Notes: Blank Packaging and a Better Browsing Experience

A lowdown on the latest products and site improvements from May.

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.

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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

Why We're Entering the World of Blank Packaging

New to Lumi: a line of blank, fundamental packaging materials for your products.

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.

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

How BLVDier is Reviving Centuries-Old Traditions with Modern Branding

To uphold clothier quality and meet the demand of modern men, BLVDier's branding balances trend and tradition.

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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.

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.

Story

A Google Designer Made His Personal E-mail Series Into A Beautiful Book

Young designer Justin Barber wrote a daily e-mail, divulging personal thoughts and feelings as an exercise in opening up. Now he's turned the series into a book.

Roundup

Make Your Packaging Pop with Patterns

From paper to boxes, these brands are spreading patterns far and wide across their packaging.

How-To

10 Ways to Design the Look of Your Box With Custom Tape

Your tape layout matters. We tested different ways to tape up your box and stay on brand.

Advice

Pick the Ideal Shipping Tape for Your Brand

Get to know the aesthetic and the stick behind the two most popular shipping tapes, and pick the best one for your brand.

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