Tuesday, May 11, 2010

All about the packaging...

Sometimes it is all about the packaging.
created this silk-screened, linen-wrapped box
for a pair of Balthazar cafe au lait cups. Inside,
the cups are nestled in custom printed tissue paper.

6 comments:

  1. I cannot resist products with good packaging! That might explain why I spend so much on groceries... too many pretty glass bottles of french lemonade and shortbread with fancy wrappings.

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  2. So true... the best experiences I had while living in Europe were the gifts I bought or recieved... even the simplest chocolates were elaborately wrapped in layers of gorgeousness. i just found you. nice to meet you.

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  3. I just did a post that included a snippet of Balthazar's and here you have a snippet too! So crazy when stuff like that happens.

    I hadn't seen their packaging before...it's charming & perfect!

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  4. @ 24 Corners — love those glue walls. Balthazar sure has some yummy grub. Looking forward to more of their steak frites during our re-visit in June.

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  5. James...thanks for visiting! I've heard that Balthazar's has the best steak frites outside of France...how fortunate you are to have been there (and to be going back!), have a few for me please.
    Jessica~

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