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Napa Valley’s Newton Vineyard: Spanning microclimates and elevation, a look at the heritage estate that puts fruit forward

Napa Valley's Newton Vineyard

Once considered a scrappy competitor to its European counterparts, Californian wine—the Napa Valley region in particular—has since secured itself in the minds (and palates) of wine lovers the world over. With the rise in the popularity and recognition……

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Sixpoint Brewery’s Juice-Based RAD : A refreshing blend of beer and citrus fruit juices in a highly drinkable 3.2% craft radler

Sixpoint Brewery's Juice-Based RAD


For a craft beer-based take on the infamous Brass Monkey, Sixpoint Brewery recently introduced RAD, a tangy concoction of fruit juice and beer….

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Andreas Krapf Creates Playful Fruit Characters for McDonalds

40c7a924b35b19828b805970b9fc1277It's not everyday you're approached by one of the worlds biggest fast food restaurants – but if it happens you best put your game face on and grab your finest pencil and paper. Which is what I imagine Andreas Krapf done for this fun and playful project. On behalf of Munich, Germany design agency Heye, Andreas had to […]
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Youngs Farm Jams: Fresh fruit spreads now selling from Project No. 8’s newly redesigned online shop

Youngs Farm Jams


Fresh in at NYC concept shop Project No. 8 is an assortment of mouthwatering jams from Long Island’s Youngs Farm. The family-run farm, founded in 1892, is known among…

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Kaua’i Sugarloaf Pineapple: A rare, white pineapple that’s so sweet it’ll change your view on the exotic fruit

Kaua'i Sugarloaf Pineapple


While perusing a farmers market on a recent trip to Kaua’i, we came across the Sugarloaf pineapple stand—the only one at the market with a line. We joined the queue,…

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Fruit Ninja Homewares by Mathery

Fruit Ninja is a homewares collection designed by Mathery and handmade in Melbourne. The collection transforms the fruit peel's short term function as a natural container into a long-life one. The vessels explore and reintroduce the natural textures of the fruit, every object is a unique resin reproduction of a model realised from fruit peels. […]


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Alliteration Inspiration: Fruit & Feathers

Alliteration Inspiration is a weekly column featuring the top twenty pieces of visual inspiration based on two random alliterative themes. This week’s thematic combo: fruit & feathers.

Fruit

Fact: since an apple a day keeps the doctor away, carrying a MacBook makes you invincible! But just to be safe, fill your brain with the recommended daily value of vitamin D(esign) by taking a big bite of these ten fruity design morsels.

Rebeca Cubillo / Packaging concept
Rebeca Cubillo / Packaging concept
Anna Deegan / Pattern design
Anna Deegan / Pattern design
Edrick Agnostini / Hand lettering & food styling
Edrick Agnostini / Hand lettering & food styling
Jose Canales / Hand lettered logo concept - The Juicery
Jose Canales / Hand lettered logo concept – The Juicery
Miranda Bouck / Hand lettering
Miranda Bouck / Hand lettering
Isabela Rodrigues / Packaging concept - Petit
Isabela Rodrigues / Packaging concept – Petit
Yannick JN Pian / Logo concept - Fresh Squeeze
Yannick JN Pian / Logo concept – Fresh Squeeze
Guilherme Zamarioli / Icon set
Guilherme Zamarioli / Icon set
Maria Benatti / Calligraphy & logo - Amarena
Maria Benatti / Calligraphy & logo – Amarena
Corinne Alexandra / Packaging concept - Petite Eats
Corinne Alexandra / Packaging concept – Petite Eats

Feathers

Though I’m certain you possess the wisdom of an owl and the eye of a hawk, sometimes it’s nice to just let momma bird do the work and bring you home a little something tasty. So sit back, relax and nest yourself into these ten feathered features to let your new ideas grow some wings.

Sam Portillo / Watercolor print
Sam Portillo / Watercolor print
Emma Di'luorio / Packaging concept - Feathered Friends
Emma Di’luorio / Packaging concept – Feathered Friends
Arianna Toft / Pattern design
Arianna Toft / Pattern design
Silvia Erives / Brand identity & collateral - Black Swan Book Publishing Company
Silvia Erives / Brand identity & collateral – Black Swan Book Publishing Company
Vic Bell / Logo concept - Unroll.Me
Vic Bell / Logo concept – Unroll.Me
Gavin Rutherford / Pattern design
Gavin Rutherford / Pattern design
Pedro Amorim / Brand identity & collateral - Goose
Pedro Amorim / Brand identity & collateral – Goose
Chris Varricchione / Illustration
Chris Varricchione / Illustration
Elena Lazutina / Logo - Pochepkina
Elena Lazutina / Logo – Pochepkina
Dane / Logo concept - Seattle Seahawks
Dane / Logo concept – Seattle Seahawks

P.S. Go Hawks!


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Fruit is meant to be eaten, not drunk

A study published by the BMJ this week confirms one piece of conventional wisdom — that eating fruit is highly beneficial to your health — while refuting another — that fruit juice is just as good as the unprocessed stuff. Analysing the dietary habits of 187,382 subjects over multiple decades, the research team concluded that “greater consumption of specific whole fruits … was significantly associated with a lower risk of type 2 diabetes, whereas greater fruit juice consumption was associated with a higher risk.”

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Chris Dina: Fruit Prints

Designer Chris Dina has created a vibrant new print series that celebrates “wondrous varieties of fruit” through colorful, graphic illustrations. All of the prints will soon be available on Chris’s Society6 shop, but for now, you can get a closer look and check out the rest of the designs right here.

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Creative And Clever Fruit Packaging

A creative and clever packaging designed by Scholz & Friends for a German organic supermarket chain Fresh’N’Friends. The motive behind these eye-catching fruit figures is aiming to encourage kids to eat healthy food by arranging fruits into the shapes of familiar objects.

FRESH’N’FRIENDS – Fruit Figures from Bjene Kernhardt on Vimeo.

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