Featured Custom Wine Label Design: Perennial Vineyards

We’re pretty excited here at Noontime Labels. We love autumn, with the cooler weather that says winter is coming. And we have some big plans in the works for next year, so we’re excited about that. But before we get ahead of ourselves, we wanted to show off our featured custom wine label design, perfect for your homemade wines: Continue reading

Holiday Gifts for Home Winemakers – 2014 Edition

Wondering what to get the home winemaker on your gift list? Trying to drop hints about what you’d like to receive? Either way, we’re here to help! We’ve put together a guide of ideas for useful (and unusual) holiday gifts for home winemakers and wine lovers on your list.

Check out some of the items we found:

Rapid Ice Cooler SleeveRapid Ice Cooler Sleeve Wine - Holiday Gifts for Home Winemakers

Mrs. Noontime got me one of these a couple of years ago, and I use it all the time! It’s simple, just store the sleeve in the freezer and pull it out when you need it. It’s perfect for keeping a chilled white wine cool while you savor it. It also helps quick chill wine when you want to pop open a bottle but forgot to stash it in the fridge to chill first. This is the sleeve I have and there are several other options available at Amazon.com.
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How to Make Champagne Wedding Favors with Custom Labels

Want to make a statement at your wedding reception, without going overboard on your budget? Try champagne wedding favors!

Here’s an easy, economical way to make your own mini champagne wedding favors or party favors using personalized wine labels and mini champagne bottles. One of a kind and elegant, your guests will love them!

Wedding Wine Bottle Label - Champagne Wedding Favors

Wedding Wine Favor

Supplies Needed

All you’ll need are mini champagne bottles for each guest, and custom wine labels for the bottles. In the photo above, we used a 187 ml bottle of sparkling wine. You can buy mini champagne bottles by the case at your local wine retailer. (Don’t forget to get a few extras!)

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Romantic Custom Wine Labels

Whether or not you celebrate Valentine’s Day, there’s something about February that makes everyone get kind of starry-eyed and mushy. Can you feel the love in the air? We can! That’s why we’re showing off our new romantic custom wine labels for homemade wine.

This week, we’re featuring the brand new Golden Heart wine label.

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Personalized Photo Wine Labels

A custom wine label for your homemade wine is the perfect way to show off your bottles. And what could be more custom than your own photo on the label? That’s why we offer personalized photo wine labels.

We have an easy way to create personalized photo wine labels. You don’t need to know anything about graphic design or how to use a complex computer program to create a custom label with your own photo. We’ve done all the work for you!

All you have to do is go to our Label Gallery and select Upload Your Photo from the Label Category menu on the left side of the screen. This will show you all the custom label templates that are designed to frame the photo you upload.
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What to Write on the Back Label for Homemade Wine

Most commercial bottles of wine have both a front and a back label. This works for home winemakers, too. You have an opportunity to show off your artwork, design, and branding on the front label. The back label for homemade wine will give the drinker some more information about your wine. You can even also tell a story, to help the drinker better enjoy their experience.

Yet many home winemakers don’t put a back label on their wine. I’ve asked several winemaking friends, and I discovered one of the top reasons why they don’t use a back label is they just don’t know what to say.
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Give Homemade Wine and Beer Gifts this Holiday

Would you like to give homemade wine and beer gifts to friends and family for the holidays? Of course you would! You’ve put a lot of care, effort, and time into your hand-crafted beverages. Everyone on your list will appreciate homemade wine or beer, and this is a great time to show off your creations to those you love.

It’s easy to give homemade wine and beer gifts during the holidays. Dress up your bottles with custom labels for wine and beer, and you’re good to go!
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Science Says: Custom Wine Labels Enhance Wine

You know that I am all in favor of labeling your wine. I’ve talked many times about how personalized wine labels will make your wines more enjoyable. In fact, my opinion is custom wine labels enhance wine.

But don’t just take my word for it. Listen to Science! I recently read a couple of scientific studies that back up the fact that beautiful wine labels make better wine. Here they are:

In one study, wine drinkers were given a mid-range bottle of wine that was labeled as table wine. Later they were given the same wine, but this time it was labeled as Grand Cru.
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