If you own a small online business, particularly if you specialize in crafts, luxury items or handmade goods, it’s important to make your customers feel special by adding extra creativity to your packaging.
Packaging is a combination of science, technology and art, and the latter ingredient has been gaining more and more importance over the recent years. Originally designed as a tool to help preserve and transport a product, packaging design has now become a new niche for artists.
Here are a few cool examples of packaging you can use as an inspiration for your product packaging:
Pink stripes packaging with DIY chalkboard tape tutorial by Inspiration Ave
Pretty packaged chocolate stars tutorial by Torie Jayne
Cookie bag tutorial by Just As I Am
Paper packaging with DIY fabric scrap gift tags by Oh, Hello Friend
Embellished airmail parcels by Danni
Soap packaging by Love Design Life
Printed paper bags by candlemomo
A great way to package items to send to a friend. Designed by Sweetly Scrapped
Designed by Mafalda Laezza
Cupcake liner gift wrapping by Bcuzuluvme
Simple paper bag packaging with a heart clothespin by Little Ink
Gift bags made from newspaper by Kenh14
Transparent bag + fabric insert + doily + twine by Chantelle
If you take the time to prepare your products for a craft fair by packaging them uniquely, display them with care and artistry at the show, and market yourself and your goodies with passion and a smile, you’re bound to have better success.
Many of your customers will read your packaging more once they return home, so don’t forget to include your coolest product labels in the packaging as well. You can also check other awesome business card holders to let your customers get your business card without forcing it.