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12 Top Packaging Design Resources

Kerrie Hughes | Creative Bloq | August 18, 2014

You’ll get tons of advice and inspiration on the subject of packaging design from these free resources.

The web is a wonderful thing, brimming with resources and tutorials for people interested in packaging design. But, sometimes, too much choice can be confusing, so we’ve picked out the top packaging design resources to help you really get to grips with it.

01. CreateID

This brilliant blog captures the best of package design, news and articles from around the globe. It’s not updated that regularly, but everything that’s posted here is definitely worth a look.

02. Lovely Package

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Lovely Package curates the very best in packaging design from around the globe

If, like us, you can’t resist a lovely package, then you should definitely check out this cool blog. Lovely Package showcases some leading design work in the packaging world, covering eveything from wine and beer bottles to toothpaste and kitchenware. The site features work from both professionals and students alike, and with over 300 pages of projects to browse through, you’re sure to find some inspiration here

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03. Package Design

In operation for almost a decade now, Package Design Magazineis a fantastic resource for all things package design. The site features work from designers all around globe, the latest industry news, upcoming talent in the field, a resources section and much more. What more could you possibly need?

04. Packaging design archive

If you’re looking for package design inspiration, head over to Packaging design archive. Containing every kind of design you could possibly think of, this extensive catalogue of packaging is a brilliant resource. Projects are organised into categories, with the site featuring a handy side bar that allows a search by the type of design you’re after, including identity by typography, shape and much more.

 

05. Pinterest

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With hundreds of images to browse through, you’re sure to find some package design inspiration on Pinterest

With hundreds of thousands of inspirational imagery in its archives, we couldn’t not include Pinterest on this list. Simply type in ‘package design’ into the keyword search and watch the work appear. A popular subject on the social networking site, you’ll find yourself scrolling down on what seems like a never ending page of packaging design projects.

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