At the 2015 Home Winemaking Conference by WineMaker Magazine, Willamette Valley, OR

We had a wonderful time this year at WineMaker Magazine’s annual 2015 home winemaking conference. This May we traveled to Portland, OR, and got to experience the wonders of Willamette Valley.

As usual, the wine was exquisite, and we learned so many things. Not the least of which was how to properly pronounce Willamette … “It’s Will-AM-it, dammit!” Continue reading

Congrats to 2014 Wine Label Contest Winners

Every November we look forward to the WineMaker Magazine Wine Label Contest winners being announced. That’s because every year we pick out some of our best labels and send them in, with our fingers crossed.

Since wine labels and graphic design are our business, we’re always excited to enter our personal favorites and to see how they fare.

But I have to tell you, we’re also a little nervous each year. After all, there are a lot of creative winemakers submitting their favorite designs, too. Will ours hold up to the competition?
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Another Great 2014 Home Winemaking Conference

We had a great time at the WineMaker Magazine’s 2014 Home Winemaking Conference in Virginia! This year we went early and spent a few days touring wine country before the conference began. There are some amazing wines coming out of Virginia. Definitely an area worth checking out!

It was great to meet so many of our customers, and to see your labels on bottles. Thanks to everyone who came up to introduce yourself and show off your wine! We loved getting to know all of you.
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Ready for the 2014 Home Winemaking Conference

The Winemaker Magazine’s 2014 Home Winemaking Conference is next week, and I’m pretty excited about it! Mrs. Noontime and I will be in Virginia this year to attend. It’s the third year Noontime Labels has sponsored, and we are proud to be a part of it.

We’re looking forward to connecting with our customers, other winemakers, and show off some of our custom wine labels. We also can’t wait to meet new friends and reconnect with old ones, as well as learn some techniques to make better wine at home. And of course, it’s always a lot of fun to sample everyone’s wines!
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3 New Springtime Custom Labels for Homemade Wine

I know spring isn’t here until next week, but we’re all ready for winter to be over, right? That’s why I couldn’t wait to introduce these springtime custom labels for homemade wine, designed to get you in the mood for spring!

The first two wine label designs are inspired by the delicate flowers that appear each year after the snow melts and the air begins to warm. We’ve named them Springtime Red and Springtime White, and we know you’ll love them!

Springtime Red

Springtime Wines Custom Wine Label

Springtime Red Custom Label

Springtime White

Custom Labels for Homemade Wine

Springtime White Custom Label

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How to Pick a Wine Label Design

Home winemaking is a long process, but now you’re done with all the hard work of making your wine. Your lovingly crafted wine is in the bottle, waiting to be enjoyed. Before you share it with family and friends, you want to put a label on it. But with so many different options to choose from, how do you pick a wine label design?

How to Pick a Wine Label DesignIt can be tough to decide. There are hundreds of label designs available on our website, as well as templates to upload your own photos. With so many choices, it’s hard to narrow it down to one label that will express your wine.
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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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