When Bad Things Happen to Good Wine Bottles

The next time you’re having a bad day, just remember: it could be worse.You could have just lost some perfectly good wine bottles in a tragic accident.

Overall, I have a pretty sunny disposition. Most of the time I’m downright happy. Why wouldn’t I be? Life is good!

But I have bad moods, too. Sometimes it just takes a little thing to trigger it. The computer that won’t boot up, a stain on my favorite shirt, or a traffic jam when I’m running late can cause a perfectly good day to go bad.

Times like these, when things start going wrong, I find it helps to remember that things can always be worse. Like it was for these people:
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Keep Your Cool With Water Resistant Custom Wine Labels

. Now that summer is here in all its glory, we’re all looking for ways to stay cool. For home winemakers and brewers, that means chilling our homemade wines and beers to enjoy with dinner and by the pool.water resistant custom wine labelsA cold homemade beverage shared at a barbecue or picnic tastes great in the heat, but condensation can ruin your label. If you printed your wine label at home, it could streak and run when damp, creating an unsightly mess.

Water Resistant Custom Wine Labels

But it doesn’t have to be this way. You can avoid streaks and smears and always have beautiful bottles with water resistant custom wine labels. All personalized wine labels you order from Noontime Labels are water resistant. They won’t smear or run going when you grab one from the refrigerator or cooler.
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Custom Wine Label of the Week – Blue Wave

Introducing our Custom Wine Label of the Week: Blue Wave!Custom Wine Label Blue WaveThis classy label is designed to showcase your own photo. You can upload your own image, giving you the opportunity to have a truly custom label. This one-of-a-kind, personalized label is perfect for many different occasions:

Wedding or Engagement Wine Labels – Use a photo of the happy couple in order to create personalized labels to celebrate your engagement or wedding. A bottle of homemade wine sporting a custom wine label makes a great party favor, too.
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What Do You Think of Interactive Beer Bottles?

Since my business is printing custom wine labels and beer labels for home winemakers and brewers, I spend a lot of time looking at commercial labels. This has led me to pay attention to the bottles themselves, as well as the rest of the packaging that beverages come in.

I guess you could say I’m a bit of a packaging geek.

That’s why I was intrigued when I saw the announcement of the new Heineken Ignite interactive beer bottles.

You read that correctly: Heineken has a new beer bottle that interacts with you. Well…that’s how they describe it. I’d say it’s a neat little promotional gimmick if you happen to be drinking one in a dark room.
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Video – Bottle Cap Wall

Do you have a wall in your home that needs a little… something? Take a cue from the folks at KegWorks and create a drama wall out of recycled bottle caps! Here’s a neat video that they published showing the process of creating a bottle cap wall out of 60,000 bottle caps, condensed down to 2 minutes (with some great music).

Bottle Cap Wall from KegWorks

What do you think, do you like this wall? Would you do something like this in your home? How about using recycled wine corks? Let us know your thoughts in the comments.