Unit Apparel Packaging: Flats (Student Project)

Derrick Lin


Designed by Kaiting Fan, Taiwan.
School: Pratt Institute

Packaging is essential to protect and identify Most products. Once the product is purchased, the package loses value and is often discarded.

This is a wasteful practice and can be addressed Through a thoughtful design process that plans For re-purposing of the packaging.

The aim is to reduce today’s packaging waste by providing alternative package designs that increase and provde reuse. UNIT, the online shoe and accessory store uses its packaging to ship, store and organize their products. This multi-functional packaging system creates a secondary use.

1. Place the cap on the back to strengthen the structure
2. The shoebox can save storage space by displaying one shoe
3. Pull out the inner structure to take out the shoes