Holiday Orders: Designing Your Packaging
It’s the most wonderful time of the year, again! Even though we can’t wait for the warmer weather to finally get here, now is the perfect time to start thinking about your holiday orders for 2022. Meanwhile, there are so many trends for the holiday season to incorporate into your packaging collections. Some may think the 2022 holiday season is still too far ahead to consider. However, please remember, in order to receive your holiday orders on time, it’s important to finalize your projects and order early.
Next, along with popular color schemes and patterns, the 2022 holiday season is the perfect time to experiment with trends, materials, and treatments. Most importantly, having festive treatments that sparkle and shine will make your up-to-date holiday packaging pop!
Holiday Orders and 2022 Trends
This year, we see some trends ranging from color palettes that give the feeling of warmth, security, and tranquility to traditional holiday motifs. These trends are often enhanced by gold and white accents. Many of these trends carry over from previous seasons. Some more trends to mix and match with these festive 2022 holiday trends are:
- Sustainable Nature – This eco-friendly trend never goes out of style. This trend is extremely versatile with seasonal changes. With sustainability, creating your packaging out of eco-friendly and reusable materials are essential. Post-consumer waste papers, cotton, and pp non-woven are a few popular materials to use when creating sustainable packaging. Therefore, sustainable materials like these create a conscious, yet joyful addition to your 2022 holiday orders.
- Luxury Metallics – It’s not the holiday season without a touch of sparkle. As a result, incorporating metallics into your holiday packaging collection adds seasonal glam and looks great year-round. A variety of popular holiday metallics are available to hot stamp or print on a range of products. The most popular metallic shades are gold, bronze, silver, or rose gold. These metallics look great on a variety of packaging pieces ranging from shopping bags and pouches to gift boxes and accessories.
- Emeralds –Considering Etsy named their 2022 color of the year Emerald Green; we will be seeing this bold jewel tone all over trendy holiday packaging. Reminiscent of nature with a calming effect, this trending shade is the perfect hue to effortlessly transition to your holiday packaging collection.
Your 2022 Holiday Orders
With all these trends to choose from, creating and ordering your seasonal packaging is effortless. With the use of luxury metallics and seasonal colors, you can mix and match these trends with ease. As a result, your holiday packaging pieces will be something your customers will love to take home.
Last, from shopping bags to gift boxes and accessories, there are many packaging pieces to add into your holiday orders. Custom gift boxes along with gift card holders add the final touches to any holiday packaging collection. Create your gift packaging items in any material to match your company’s branding. You can also complete the look of your holiday orders by adding festive treatments like velvet flocking, soft touch varnish or embossing. Some retailers even add a combination of laminations and foil hot stamping for a seasonal design. Finally, treatments and materials like these will look great on your finalized holiday orders.
Finally, put the final touches onto your holiday orders by adding in ribbon, stickers, or custom tissue. Use tissue paper in any gift box or shopping bag. A perfectly branded gift will get the recipient excited to unwrap their gift. Add these accessories together to give your holiday packaging collection that personal touch. Packaging items for the 2022 holiday season are so unique that customers will keep their bags and boxes well after the holidays have passed. After purchase, customers have the option to keep their packaging pieces on display during the holiday season.
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