2 years ago, I was hired by a coffee company to design some
I loved working on these... it was the kind of fantasy assignment
you get in Art School, but rarely get in real life.
Sadly, the project was killed.
Flash forward 1 year, and guess what?
A lovely client casually mentions that she might need a
custom label for a promotional chocolate bar.
A little client input, & the result was this:
Now, 2 years later, I needed to come up with a new design
I dipped into the chocolate again, and this is the result:
So, the lesson is:
1) Don't throw anything away.
2) If a great design doesn't get chosen, save it in an
3) Always give credit where credit is due.
Thanks Ms. Beautiful Things for that yarn pic,
which I *borrowed* from your flickr page.
(for a great cause!)
If any of you are interested in Knitting a cap for a cancer patient,
leave me a comment & I will put you in touch with the foundation.