Better™ Gift Shop

Better™ Gift Shop was created to bring cultural, social and artistic ideas to life. Offering inspiration and a platform for art, it works with a network of collaborators to design and create objects that share their stories and foster a global community. Read about them in GQ.

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Better™ approached me to design a collection of items for their line. Here's a pair of socks which I was excited to make, I love fun socks! I especially enjoyed designing the packaging, another thing I love, fun packaging!

They wanted a design that was colorful and fun. Better™ is known to work with a lot of artists. To reference this crowd I thought of splattered paint, a fun way to be colorful. My initial roughs...

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I then went on to design the pattern elements and the packaging. It was a lot of fun to do!

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With a mutual love for vintage souvenir glasses we thought a printed drinking glass would be a great addition to their line of products. For their crowd they wanted a cocktail drinking glass. So referencing 70's vintage graphics, I wanted to design a graphic to go with the popular phrase "The Devil Made Me Do It"

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They were so in love with my pencil sketch that they wanted exactly that. I couldn't give it to them without tightening up a bit. So I made this...

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