Blackthorn Double Point Needles 

A logo and temporary packaging for a manufacturer of carbon fiber knitting needles.

BEFORE The client was using basic computer type and a stretched printer's ornament as a mark (below).

DEVELOPMENT Several designs were presented including illustration of blackbirds and the flower of the Blackthorn bush (below).


TEMPORARY PACKAGING A simple packaging system (below) using color coding, printed inserts and pillow packs was put in place for the client to use as a test with knitting shop owners.