Located in Portland, Oregon, Three Fifteen Design has been partnering with brands since 2009; bridging the gap between your message and the way it’s expressed.

Three Fifteen Design is a full-service branding studio focused on intentional design for creatives & businesses, big and small.

Building a Brand, Uncategorized

April 22, 2016

For the past 8 years, I’ve poured my heart into Three Fifteen Design –  creating brand identities for small businesses & creatives. It’s rewarding … so rewarding. I get to live vicariously through other people starting and growing amazing businesses. I get to watch their branding process unfold, and I’ve seen the results of a strong brand experience. […]


Stationery, The Independent Creative, Uncategorized

April 20, 2016

There are so many little places we have the chance to enhance our client experience. Of course, great customer service likely comes first. But, what about the little things we can do, to make a huge impact on our client’s hearts? I wanted to share three tips to enhance the tangible side of your brand.  […]


Brand Identity & Design, Stationery, Uncategorized, Web Design

April 15, 2016

You know when you feel it … the perfect client sends you a message, and you know that this will be magic. Jenny was this person! She approached me with some amazing ideas … while she’s been creating her business & brand for some time, she was ready to see it grow – for it […]


Brand Identity & Design, Uncategorized, Web Design

February 25, 2016

Hi lovelies! Happy Thursday … it’s especially happy, because Thursdays are actually like my Fridays! I get to hang out with my little love all day tomorrow, which is a very good reason to be happy. But, when looking for happiness on this day, I definitely have something to be happy about … I am thrilled to […]


Personal, Uncategorized

February 16, 2016

As per usual, there’s been radio silence over here. Life has been … life. The new year has brought a lot our way: a very active, talkative toddler … amazing new clients … a new, healthier lifestyle for J and I … and some new adventures. One of my goals for 2016 was to share […]


Brand Identity & Design, Stationery, Studio News, Uncategorized, Web Design

January 12, 2016

Can you believe it’s 2016?! Man, oh man!! As we jump into the new year, I can’t help but reflect on the year behind me. Since starting my business in 2009, I feel like each year is exponentially better than the last (even when I think it’s not possible I could work with people who […]


Personal, Uncategorized

December 21, 2015

When we walked off of the plane, I knew we were in for a treat. I had that feeling even before talking to our agency over at http://www.wahinecharters.com/project/captain-cook-snorkel/. That warm Hawaiian air welcomed us, and the lure of mai tais meant we hurried as fast as possible (in our rented mini van, ha!) to our […]


Inspiration & Design Boards, Uncategorized

December 18, 2015

If loving these colors is wrong, I don’t want to be right! I have a major crush on these tones. There’s something so warm and inviting, yet soft and airy, about these images. All of them make me feel super happy & relaxed. To see more about them, follow the links below! Newborn announcement / Floral hanging / Website […]


For Designers, The Independent Creative, Uncategorized

December 17, 2015

Today, I am starting a new series called “Designer Diaries”. I’ve had the privilege of connecting with some amazing designers over the past several years, and there are some pretty common themes we all seem to deal with. While I wish every single project was perfect, it’s nice to know that I’m not alone in […]


Brand Identity & Design, Stationery, Uncategorized

November 23, 2015

Happy Monday, friends!! Today is a big day. Not only is it my first day back in the studio after an epic Hawaiian adventure, but it’s also time to share the wonder & beauty that is Shannon Collins Photography. If I’m sending a bit of a “broken record” vibe out this year, you’re not picking […]