Stoutnik Beer Packaging by Hired Guns Creative

Stoutnik Beer Packaging by Hired Guns Creative

One of my favorite forms of design is good packaging, and the guys from Hired Guns Creative may have made one of my very favorite beer labels so far this year. Created for Longwood Brewery, the Stoutnik branding features a predominantly matte black exterior save for the prism foil logo, which shines and glimmers in the light. The contrast is extremely striking, and you know if you saw this sitting on the shelf on an over-crowded beer shelf you’d do a double take.

There are also more subtle details on bottle, like the blind embossed morse code that rings label, which tells the story of the beer. Overall it’s a beautifully executed design. Now to see how it actually tastes…

Stoutnik Beer Packaging by Hired Guns Creative

Stoutnik Beer Packaging by Hired Guns Creative

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Bobby Solomon

August 1, 2013 / By

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