The beginning of Fall has us thinking about one of our favorite holiday traditions: spreading joy and good will with beautifully printed and tactile holiday cards. From Thanksgiving through New Years, there’s no more memorable way to show your gratitude for another successful year.
Not Your Average Holiday Card Project: Bucking the usual “holiday” colors, Sarankco opted for an almost summer-like palette for their latest holiday cards. The 5×7 inch letterpress printed cards bore 8 different 2-color designs bearing unique quotes. Much interplay goes on between trapped and overprinted colors as well as with the impression of the letterpress […]
Roll ‘Em! A few holiday seasons ago we thought it would be fun to show off our printing and finishing prowess while treating our clients with a unique stocking stuffer. Bugiardo, which is Italian for “liar,” is a dice game that relies on its participants’ ability to bluff. The game pieces consist of a pair of […]
Invitation Treasure Box Ensemble: Hand-crafted wrapped box presenting invitations to 10 Red Carpet events. Print: Letterpress, engraving + burnishing. Stocks: Reich Savoy 100% Cotton Cover. The stock was duplexed for each invitation, creating a super-thick card (all the better to gild the edges!). Finishing: Invitations: Corners rounded and edges gilded in red foil. Clamshell box: Hand-wrapped in Reich Savoy 100% Cotton Cover, […]
Molto bello in Milano Ensemble: Invitation suite + backing board + envelope. Print: This invitation suite for John Varvatos was printed using offset printing and letterpress. The tiny crests on the bottom are blind debossed – a great touch — and the envelope flap is blind debossed. Stocks: We used 100% cotton, which has a feel like fine fabric. It can […]
Grand Opening of a New Design Center Ensemble: Gate-folded box with 3 insert cards; custom mailer. Print: Letterpress, double hit of metallic silver ink. We die cut a custom corrugated mailer. Stock: Mohawk Loop Antique Vellum Urban Gray Cover. We duplexed (and multiplexed!) to make it super-thick. It feels soft and toothy, and it folds beautifully. Finishing: The client sourced […]