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Some Gifts Not to Buy This Festive Season

The festive season is upon us and with it, we go back to doing the things we have done before. From January to December, there has always been a cycle, and gift giving is part of that. Whether it be the festive season or a simple birthday for you friend or family, the art of […]

Wine for an Australian Christmas

Preferably, chilled, bubbly, and paired with seafood! As Christmas advances, the northern hemisphere gets excited about warm eggnog and steaming hot mulled wine. While Europeans snuggle up in front of a fire with a nip of scotch to keep warm, these traditional Christmas beverages aren’t very appropriate for a Christmas period over thirty degrees Celsius. […]

The Differences between Vegan, Organic, Biodynamic and Natural Wine

Here’s something that you may not have already known: not all wine is vegan, or even vegetarian. Yes, there’s more to wine than just fermented grapes. There are various wines in the market now that claim to be vegan, organic, biodynamic or natural wine. Rather than just taking their word for it, let’s look at […]

Wine 101: Basic Terminology

When it comes to describing why we like red over white, Malbec over CabSav, or even South Australian Shiraz over South African Shiraz, it can be difficult to find the words. We are often well versed in what things look like, sound like, and perhaps even feel like, but our vocabulary for gustatory and olfactory […]

Corporate Giveaways

Planning your next corporate event? Whether you’ve got an employee conference coming up, or you’re brainstorming ideas for the next prospective client meeting, corporate giveaways are an essential factor in developing your brand image. Any gadget or plastic miscellany can do the trick: branded pens, key rings, mouse-pads, USBs, or stress-balls. But what do these […]

How to Create the Perfect “Will You Be My Bridesmaid” Gift Box

So, you’re in the stages of planning your wedding- congratulations! Once you’ve picked your nearest and dearest to be by your side on your big day, it’s time to ask the question, will you be my bridesmaid/maid of honour? There are a lot of different ways you can go about this. There are a few […]

Wedding Wine Checklist

Assuming you’ve got the main things sorted (date, venue, dress), preparing the reception can be a lot of fun. If you’re buying your own wedding wines, you’re able to cater to all guests, different tastes, and personalise the bottles. It shows a little extra care. Wine can be the highlight of a wedding, so it’s […]

A Brief History of Wine Labels

A nice wine label can sometimes be appreciated (almost) as much as the actual contents of the bottle. Labels with smart designs showcase creativity, offering depth and entertainment, allowing another layer of conversation to the experience of drinking a fine bottle of wine. Bringing along a bottle of wine to an event or as a […]

A Guide to Ordering Wine at a Restaurant

Have you ever been at a restaurant, wine list in hand, feeling lost? “I want to try this one, but I don’t know how to pronounce it… This one sounds nice, but will it go well with my food? Will my dinner guests judge me if I go for a cheaper wine? Do we want […]

Best Wine Pairings for Your Next Celebration

A bottle of wine can be the highlight of a special occasion, but there are a lot of other elements which will complete the experience and make the time truly memorable. Aside from some good company, drinking wine is lovely when paired with the right, sumptuous food. There may be a lot of rules as […]

Comprehensive Guide to Italian Wine

The ultimate study-guide to the grapes of Italy. While some enjoy a glass of wine, others also enjoy learning about it and being able to share that knowledge. Knowing which wine pairs with different foods, how to store it, when to drink it, the wines origin and history. If that’s you, you’re in luck. A […]

Simple Tricks to Chill Your Wine

If you’re after a glass of wine but don’t have the patience to wait for it to chill in the fridge, these ideas are sure to help! There’s nothing worse than a lukewarm beverage, especially on a warm day. There are tricks to chilling your wine, and we want to share them with you so […]

What Not To Pair with Your Wine    

A perfect pair between food and wine means that the two ingredients combined create an enhanced and balanced flavour that’s better than the ingredients on their own. When two ingredients create an imbalance, the taste lingers on your palate and may even make you feel nauseous. The intense flavours can clash on your palate if […]

7 Repurposed Wine Bottle DIY Ideas

Reuse your wine bottles by trying out one of these amazing DIY ideas! Table Number Tags For your next event, try this simple DIY craft for your table numbers. With your personalised custom labelled wine and a table number tag, your table will look great! This is an easy DIY that doesn’t take much time […]

How to Choose the Perfect Font for Corporate Gift Labels

Handing out corporate gifts is a great way to show how much you appreciate everyone who has helped your business grow. It’s a chance to make others feel valued and respected. The best gifts take effort and thoughtfulness to come up with. These are the ones that will be truly treasured by the receiver. A […]

How to Impress Your Guests with the Ultimate Cheese Platter

Whether it’s for before or after a meal, a carefully curated cheese platter is the perfect pairing to a glass of wine. There are so many ways to do a cheese platter, but if you want to have your guests in awe of your cheese platter creating skills, there are a few things you need […]

Choosing the Right Beer: Lager versus Ale

Some people take their alcohol seriously. Beers are one of the most favoured beverages. Beers are fermented beverages made from grain, hops, water, and yeast. The process of making them is called brewing. Despite its bitter taste, most drinkers consider beer to be the best drink in the world. Many people say that they don’t […]

Man Buys Girlfriend a Gift That She Actually Deserves

Every Valentine’s Day, men go through a lot as they try to buy just the perfect gift for their loved one. The struggle to buy a thoughtful gift is so real that some men even attempt to fight with their wives or girlfriends just so that they can find a way to wiggle out of […]

8 Health Benefits from Drinking Wine

Wine has a lot of benefits that may surprise you. Drinking a couple glasses of wine may turn you into a stronger and healthier person. Just remember that, as with everything, wine should be taken in moderation. Wines develop healthier mind and body Tons of studies support wine’s potential to give you a healthier mind […]

Aging of Wines: Everything You Wanted to Know About

Wine is a delicious drink which can be enjoyed on its own or paired with the right food to make it taste even better. Delightful as it is, wine has a particular quality which sets it apart from most of the other food and drinks out there – and that it is aged in order […]

Custom Labels and Emotional Marketing

How do you make use of custom labels for emotional marketing? In a world that’s saturated with information, your average customers are being bombarded with thousands of advertisements per day. With that stream of unending and often indistinguishable products, your wine label needs to stand out and resonate with people. Otherwise, you’ll be left with […]

Best Personalised Wine Labels for Your Birthday

Looking for some ideas for personalised wine labels for one’s birthday? Thinking of opening a bottle of wine at a birthday party? If you want to your wine bottle to stand out, you can opt for any of the best personalized wine label ideas. These labels are creative and unique, and at the same time […]

Wines for Every Occasion

A quick guide to finding the perfect wine for a special occasion. Wine is a staple for any occasion because they convey a feeling of maturity, sophistication, and relaxation all at the same time. They can be great for gifts, or as the perfect pair to a meal. There are different types of wine to […]

Three Cool New Fathers Day Personalised Wine Labels

Father’s Day personalised wine makes gift giving easy with a bottle or two of the Hunter Valleys finest. There are three new labels in our online shop and choose a label template under the Father’s Day tab, or for something really special upload a photo of the kids on the Photo Wines tab. It’s advisable to order at […]

Great Benefits of Wine

A bottle of wine given as a gift shows not only class and appreciation but also expresses love and thoughtfulness as you offer your recipients with the many great benefits of drinking wine. Truly, everything taken in moderation is healthy. Drink wine with peace of mind as you enjoy its hearty taste while feeding your […]

Kinds of Wine (white, red, sweet, etc.)

Wine Design offers a wide selection of wines which you can use for corporate wines, personalised gifts, wedding wines, sporting clubs or events and fundraising. Choosing the right kind of wine for the people you are going to give it to should not be difficult. Below, you will find some information about the different wines […]

Breakfast Menu and Wine Pairings on Wedding Day

Perfect wine and breakfast pairings A perfectly planned wedding deserves nothing but the best. Everything has to be just right and the day’s menu is no exception. Nowadays, more and more people are deciding to start their happily ever after at the beginning of each day. And every wedding would not be complete without a […]

Mothers Day Wine Label Design Ideas with a Floral Theme

These are a selection of 30 wine bottle labels that can be printed and customised for you. If you have a Mothers Day gift to give then consider ordering from our customised wine labels for mothers day, we can design anything you wish to go onto your label.

Designing Personalised Wine

Choosing the Right Wine, Message, and Image. A great bottle of wine is truly one perfect and classic gift that you can give for all sorts of special occasions. The wine itself is an elegant gift, but there are extra things you can do to make your gift even more special. Selecting the kind of […]

Different Types of Spirits

The term ‘spirits’ can mean a number of things. Britannica has defined ‘spirits’ as a distilled liquor, or hard liquor that is obtained by distillation from wine or other fermented fruit or plant juice. Its alcohol content is higher than that of beer or wine.Spirits include whiskey, gin, vodka, schnapps, liqueur, and brandy. All spirits, […]

Best Customised Holiday Messages for Your Company Gifts

The holiday season is just around the corner. Have you already prepared your corporate gifts to your clients and customers? If you are a business owner, you should know the importance of making lasting relationships with your clients so they would keep coming back to your business. Show them how much you appreciate them by […]

Significance of St Patrick’s Day and Gifting Ideas

Irish settlers have played a major role in the history of Australia with many tracing their roots back to the 17th century.  Some came as convicts, but many also came as settlers, and towards the late 19th century, the Australian population was approximately one-third Irish. Today there are over 2 million people who identify themselves […]

Bonbonnieres with a Personal Touch

Bonbonnieres serve as a token of gratitude and a gift of remembrance at the same time. Giving them out will make guests of any event feel quite special. Bonbonnieres with a personal touch will show that you appreciate their support and that you want them to bring something that they can remember the special occasion […]

Making Your Personalised Wines

The perfect gift has three important elements – thoughtfulness, desirability, and individuality. This is what you get when you choose to give a personalised wine. Creating a personalised gift is an enjoyable experience for both giver and receiver. It will make the gift giving process more personal and engaging. Whether you are giving the gift […]

Great Classy and Unique Corporate Gifts

Labelled Wine and Spirits Giving gifts to people is an opportunity to show how much you value them. Giving corporate gifts is a way to express gratitude to your staff or to show appreciation to your business partners. However, not so many people look forward to getting surprise corporate gifts in the mail. You don’t […]

Planning and Organising a Buffet

Add Style with Personalised Wine Entertaining with Style and a Conscious Calm Whether it’s a casual get-together or a formal dinner party, creating a stylish and elegant evening is always the aim when you decide to have friends around for dinner. By adding at least 1 cup of your own personal style, a dash of […]

Avant-garde Gifting –Modern Trends

Have Things Really Changed in Gift Giving? Looking back into the history of gift giving and comparing it with today’s modern trends, it is apparent that not much has changed in the motivation of giving a present.  The change really lies in the way in which we purchase, the way we deliver those presents and […]

Brief History of the Act of Giving a Gift

The meaning of gift The first word that comes to mind is generally a present. It is given without the expectancy of payment and is given voluntarily. It can mean to bestow favour towards a person or to honour an event or occasion.  But in actual fact, a gift can also be many other things […]

Party in Style with Personalised Wine

Bespoke Artisan Wines in a Perfect Setting You do not have to be a wine connoisseur to appreciate good food combined with good wine. You will no doubt fall into the ‘I enjoy wine’ category, rather than the ‘I am a professional imbiber of fine wines’ one, so don’t be put off by the mere […]

The Winning Tradition – Australia in Sports

The playful kangaroos and the magnificent Sydney Opera House are some of the things that you first thing of when you hear the word Australia. But did you know that Australia and Australians are known to be very fond of sports and sporting competitions? It has two cities which hosted the Olympics twice, Melbourne and […]

Why Personalised Gifts Make Great Presents

The Present Environment When you cast your mind back to the Perfect Present, the Past Present or the Present Perfect Continuous tenses in your English classes and all you can think of is the perfect present that was given to you in that fabulous corporate gift or from your friends on a very important occasion, […]

Wine as a gift option to Health and Fitness Lovers

Your two best friends have just completed the 875 kilometre Sydney to Melbourne ultramarathon. What an accomplishment! Particularly considering that in the past 5 days – the length that this endurance race takes – your days have been pretty much uninterestingly routine.  You have gone back and forth to work, watched it all on the […]

Use Your Own Creative Skills for Your Wedding

People Get Carried Away with Weddings – Learn to package it well Even though it may be tempting, trying to better the last wedding you went to is not the way to go. The playing field will not be the same so don’t try and compete on it.  Your wedding should be unique and epitomise […]

Australia’s Wine Industry

– A Brief Summary of the Wonderful Wines of Oz Industry and Lifestyle – A Cultural Revolution Unlike many other wine producing countries in the world, Australia can boast that it has all types of climates and soils.  The sheer size of the country, with its climatic and soil variations, allows the production of all […]