Your Favourite Label 006 ~ Kevin Benishek of Magpie Brewing Co.

  This week I spoke with Kevin Benishek. Kevin is now the Creative Director at MuteHouse, previously the creative mind behind the ever expanding Magpie Brewing Co brand of South Korea. Magpie is arguable the most popular craft beer spot in Seoul. Founded by four friends in 2011 in a qut alley in Seoul, Magpie […]

Your Favourite Label 005 ~ Jack Liakas of Sixpoint Brewery

Jack has been a designer at Sixpoint Brewery for 7 years now. His iconic style and weird and wonderful cans are a result of both his brain and the culminate brain of the brewery. In this interview he talks through his approach, where his inspiration comes from as well as who’d best play him in […]

Carlsberg say their Lager was probably piss

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This Carlsberg article was written by Tony Malcolm, Creative Director and Non-Exec at YesMore Agency. Follow Tony Malcolm on Linkedin here.   The word ‘probably’ has served Carlsberg well over the last few decades. It has allowed them to allude that their product actually is the best lager in the world, but of course, the […]

Your Favourite Label 003 ~ Sam Taylor, Hop Culture

Ho-Ho-Hollo (does that work?) one and all to the December issue of Your Favourite Label. Hop Culture are an online publication who do a terrific job celebrating all things wonderful in beer. They create some of the best articles and merchandise in the biz as well as putting on some seriously good events. Recently their […]

Your Favourite Label 002 ~ Benjamin Kinzer of 21st Amendment Brewery

In the second episode in the series I sat down with Senior Designer at 21st Amendment Brewery, Benjamin Kinzer. We talked all things beer and design (as usual) as well as the chaos which comes with all of it! Enjoy…   WHAT WAS THE LAST BEER YOU DRUNK? East Brother Bo Pils, brewed just around the corner […]

Your Favourite Label 001 ~ Earl Holloway of KCBC Brewery

This month I sat down to talk about the design process from paper to can with KCBC’s very own Creative Director, Earl Holloway. Earl has been designing can art for the brewery for a few years now. He took the time to share a few tips ‘n’ tricks he’s picked up along the way. Enjoy! […]

The Budweiser Ad: US Beer Invades Russian World Cup

So InBev has unveiled its biggest ever spend for their latest Budweiser ad to feature globally during the Football World Cup 2018. Not surprising, considering an estimated 3.2 billion people will be tuning in worldwide, making it the most viewed event in human history. There’s a lot riding on this in the current political climate, […]

Label Design Trends To Have On Your Radar Right Now

  The year I’m sure has already brought in the taste of a new gin, wine, whisky or beer for you right? Out of interest, what made you adventure away from the norm (besides a recommend) was it the label design? Yeah it was! It’s ok, our heads are turning too. While it’s easy to […]

Crafting An Island

  On my recent travels I met with Garrett Marrero, founder of Maui Brewing to chat changes in industry, where it all started and of course brewing in paradise.     So where did the idea for Maui Brewing come from?   Maui Brewing was born from the simple idea of creating a truly authentic […]