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.

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. 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 resort. Back in November, my family hopped on a plane with our dearest […]


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 […]


Studio News, Uncategorized

November 2, 2015

(source) Happy November, friends! Last night, as Jim and I were sitting on the couch, he reminded me that we’re officially in his favorite part of the year. It’s Fall, sure, but it’s also the start of the holiday season. It’s time for cozy nights on the couch with hot apple cider + spiced bourbon. Lots of […]


Brand Identity & Design, The Independent Creative, Uncategorized

October 21, 2015

With all of the buzz around branding, I love to talk about what it is, and what it isn’t. As I’ve discussed before, branding is not your logo. Branding is everything to do with your business & client experience. This is everything! The most important part to focus on. With that said, when thinking of your overall […]


Brand Identity & Design, Studio News, Uncategorized

September 30, 2015

If you follow me over on Instagram, you might have seen my little hint at this big announcement. I am so excited to announce that I will now be offering my branding and identity services with an added perk: the amazing, stunning, beautiful, lettering of Lauren from A Fabulous Fete. This has been a long time […]


Brand Identity & Design, Stationery, Uncategorized, Web Design

September 28, 2015

[ezcol_1half]You guysssss … First, happy Monday to you! I hope you had a beautiful weekend. Second, you have no (NO!!!) idea how excited I am to be sharing this project. You see, as a creative, you long for projects that spark your creativity, and make your heart feel all squishy and full. When I first […]