Design Stories — Snow

Silent Night

Amy Nichols

Tags Black, glitter, Silent Night, Snow

Silent Night

This cup was designed by a customer. I had posted the picture of the burgundy "Baby It's Cold Outside" cup, and she contacted me via private message on Facebook. She said, I love this cup. But would you consider making it in black glitter instead of burgundy? I said, "Absolutely!" Then it took off from there.  She mentioned, "Oh, I wonder how it would look with Silent Night?" I thought, well, it would have to be great! She sent me the font she liked, and we went from there. I went ahead and painted and glittered the coffee cup black, added...


Baby it's Cold Outside

Amy Nichols

Tags Burgundy, Coffee, Cold, Cup, Snow

Baby it's Cold Outside

Each cup we design has a story behind it. That is one of the things I love about designing cups; working with the customer to get exactly what fits the person and the occasion.  The story behind this cup is pretty simple. I like snow. I am in the minority in my family, but I still stick to my guns and proclaim, I like snow. I was working on another design idea with this burgundy glitter and overheard the weatherman forecast a dusting of snow. A smile crept onto my face, and I began humming "Baby It's Cold Outside."  With...