Packaging and branding for a company focused on the revival of sharpening razor blades tools from the 1920s for a new, modern audience.
Akino is a company that specializes in personal shaving care product sets with an emphasis on extending the longevity of it steel blades. Akino's razor sharpeners are a revival of early 20th Century razor sharpener designs for a modern audience.
Akino's packaging sets out to invoke a feeling its consumers can aspire to: sleek yet noir. Stark silhouettes against moody city skylines drives the core image of the brand. Each set is made with being collectible, yet afforable.
Each edition of the Safety Razor Shapener Set have distinct designs on the razor handle and sharpener derived from the package cover. Each has their own attitude and story.
Aurora Borealis & Rain
Stylish, even in the rain of a city night, Aurora Borealis & Rain is for those who want want to impress. It dives into the dazzling display of urban lights amid the dark night sky.
Made for the person who wants to be bold up until the sun starts to set. Evening Commuter is aggressively red and tempered by dark blues colors and a pastel sunsets.