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Coca-Cola possesses one of the most recognized brand design in history. Coca-cola is the most fizzy beverage in the early part of year 1900s, the company is most focus on the design of the Coca-Cola bottles and cans. The company was seek for a package of design that “a person could recognize as a Coca-Cola bottle when feeling it in the dark, so shaped that even when broken, a person could tell at a glance what it was“. Then the Coca-Cola company ran a competition to design a bottle, which was won by the Root Glass Company. The design was an instant smash and unusually the Coca-Cola company was awarded a trademark on the bottle design in year 1960.
Original Coca-Cola Bottle Design
This classic design looks normal but with several things, which are endurance, influence and aesthetics. It shape means you can tell what it is with your eyes closed, while the heavy glass allows ambient lighting to illuminate the contents in a soft and subtle way.
The spirit of the Coca-Cola bottles and cans designs are not stopped after the awards. Creative people around the world are more likely to contribute their creativity and innovative ideas to the soft drinks’ bottles and cans designs.
Below are some of the beautiful collection and limited edition of the Coca-Cola bottles and cans designs that created by people around the world.
Coca-Cola 100th Anniversary Design
Coca-Cola celebrated their 100th anniversary by releasing this centenary bottle. The bottle was made exclusively for Selfridges, a popular London department store. The centenary Coca-Cola bottles were made of glass with a bright shade of yellow, which is Selfridge’s signature color.
Coca-Cola Cold Design
Coca-Cola designed a bottle that keep the inside drink chilled for a few minutes. The bottles also require different vending machine technology to regulate their temperature.
This is Manolo Blahnick’s limited edition 2009 of Coca-Cola light bottles.
Coca-Cola HK 2000 Cutie Cans Set Design
This Coca-Cola limited edition cutie cans design have the train; fish; food; part of the house images as the source for the design on this series.
Coca-Cola HK 2001 MCDonald’s Christmas set Design
Those designs were included the Ronald McDonald; Hamburger; Bridie; Grimace in this series.
Coca-Cola HK 2005 Disneyland Design
Those popular Disneyland cartoon and characters were involved in this Coca-Cola design.
Coca-Cola HK 2005 Star Wars Design
Those popular Star Wars’ characters such like Darth Vader; Anakin Skywalker; R2.D2 and C.3PO; Yoda were involved in this Coca-Cola design.
Coca-Cola HK 2006 Side of Life Design
The Coca-Cola’s “slide of life” with colorful design.
Coca-Cola HK 2007 World of Warcraft Design
This design include most of the Warcraft heroes.
Coca-Cola HK 2008 Retro Design
Coca-Cola retro cans set of design. There are multi-diamonds; big diamond; contour can and classic 1980 style.
Coca-Cola HK 2009 Happiness Factory Design
Coca-Cola cans for Hong Kong artists and happy factory design.
Coca-Cola James Bond Design
This campaign brings with it a temporary re-branding of Coke. Coke Zero was temporary known as Zero Zero 7, and it was created especially for the James Bond fans. This famous limited edition of bottles design is in celebration of “Quantum of Solace” movie.
Coca-Cola Light Design For Fashion Campaign
This limited edition aluminum bottle featuring a 360 Degree of the Baum Und Pfergarten design that will be released exclusively in Denmark during the Copenhagen Spring 2010 Fashion week. avenuecollection.
Coca-Cola Magnificent 5 Design
Coca-Cola launched a line of five aluminum contoured bottles called the “Magnificent 5″ or “M5″. Five different studios from five continents were each commissioned to design a bottle. Those five continents are Africa; Asia; Europe; North America and South America.
Coca-Cola Nando’s Winning Design
Wrapping around the iconic Coca-Cola bottle waved circles of bright pinks, yellows and red increase in size stretching from the top to the base of the bottle. This vibrant pattern is overlaid with fine line art in Black and Grey depicting Nando’s famous chicken and peri-peri chillies. It is the combination of colors and the illustration works to create the feeling of happiness and optimism. collectionbuddy.
Coca-Cola Design by Nathalie Rykiel
Coca-Cola bottles designed by Nathalie Rykiel at France in year 2008.
Coca Cola Olympic Games Barcelona 92 Design
Coca-Cola uses the Olympic games as the design. There are swimming; cycling; basketball; football; gymnastics; volleyball; badminton; table tennis.
Coca-Cola Design by Roberto Cavalli
These graphical Coca-Cola light bottles were collaborated and created with Roberto Cavallin in year 2008.
Coca-Cola Russia Iconic Design
Coca-Cola Russia released iconic cans. Beside Coca-Cola, there are Fanta, Sprite, Sodas in small 8-ounce cans.
Coca-Cola Summer 2009 Bottles Design
There are eight different designs for the limited edition of Coke bottles for the summer campaign of year 2009.
Coca-Cola Summer 2009 Cans
The first coca-cola can that featuring a Sunglass icon with four additional designs for this summer 2009. Both Coke and Pepsi are involved to produce these limited edition of cans designs recent years, here is the Coke’s effort for this summer. The design will also be used for merchandise. creativereview.
Coca-Cola Design by Turner Duckworth
Coca-Cola aluminium bottle designed by Turner Duckworth, a design company based in San Francisco and London has won the 2008 platinum award for the bottles design. Bruce Duckworth says: “As a successful brand becomes familiar, adding new graphics is the easy answer to keep it fresh“. thedieline.
Coca-Cola Vintage Cans Design
These are the collection of the vintage Coke cans design. Some design style are very classic but look unique than other Coca-Cola cans design. inspiredology.
Contour Coca-Cola Bottles Design
The infamous bottle is known for its contour design and it was created in year 1915 by glass bottle designer Earl R. Dean. The Coca-cola company decided to have a competition on who could create the best bottle design, and it is recognizable when the bottle in broken or in dark places. santabanta.
Spherical Shape Coca-Cola Bottles Design
Create package design from Coca-Cola for Christmas holiday in year 2008, they come with spherical shape and different from the usual Coca-Cola bottle.
Beside these, Coca-Cola also invites the world to design Coca-Cola bottles and cans since year 2008. “Cole draws on spirit of Olympics to share creativity on the web“. If you are interested to design your own Coca-Cola bottles or cans, you are freely to visit coca-cola.com.
It is a web application that allows participants to select a background; add unique objects or graphics that can be stylish with assorted effects such like coloring, tinting, gradation and level of image transparency.
Object can be flipped, rotated, resized and move to the foreground during the design process. Users can swivel and spin the bottle in 3D to view their designs from different angles. Have fun to show your creativity on the web.