Believe it or not letterpress invitations are extremely popular these days. Over the course of the last ten years the interest in engraved invitations has waned and the popularity of letterpress printed invitations began to take hold. Why? Partially because of the influence of Martha Stewart and her wedding magazine, Martha Stewart Weddings. The magazine routinely featured letterpress wedding invitations by hot new designers who were eager to hop on this trend. The trend has been holding steady now for the ten to twelve years but it seems like this fad is about to get blasted. Just like any economic market that heats up it is bound to have a cooling period right behind it. Just look at the influx of new designers and people all over the country having an interest in letterpress printing. There will be a point in the near future . . . → Read More: New Wedding Invitation Trends For 2011
Page Stationery, Richmond’s Premier Retailer of Invitations and Stationery announced today it was releasing four new sets of letterpress wedding invitations that are eco friendly. The new letterpress wedding invitations are printed on 100% reclaimed cotton fiber papers that are 600gsm thickness. The thicker the paper allows the letterpress printing to achieve the remarkable texture and dimension that is in high demand. You may view the invitations at letterpress wedding invitations.
Over the last few years there has been growing customer demand for sustainable eco friendly products. “From the feedback we heard from customers many want a sustainable green solution for their weddings invitations and wedding stationery” said a spokesperson for Page Stationery.
Three of the new designs were created by designer Sue Corral. Corral is a former Art Director with Martha Stewart Living and Martha Stewart Weddings. The Rebecca design was created by . . . → Read More: Letterpress Wedding Invitations For the New Year
Custom stationery has become increasingly popular throughout the last few years. Initially stationary was popular and was often used for communication between friends and family. Today, custom stationery is used for personal as well as business use. In many cases executives of large Fortune 500 companies have incredibly nice stationery and use it for business purposes as well as personal use. This variation of use has changed the stationary industry dramatically. It adds a variety of new businesses that will be needing custom stationery for their communication purposes. Amazingly enough this trend has just recently started. His taken people a little time to recognize the value of the hand written note. Nothing really is more important or more sincere than the handwritten note. For condolence letter or personal thank you letter it cuts to the heart and conveys empathy.
Learning of custom stationery has also gained . . . → Read More: Custom Stationery For 2011
Letterpress Wedding Invitations From Richmond Va to Los Angeles
A new series of wedding invitations from Richmond VA based Page Stationery can be found from New York City to Los Angeles California. With dealers in Atlanta, Chicago, Philadelphia and Dallas TX, Page Stationery offers the finest letterpress wedding invitations and personal custom stationery on the market today. If you are near or in one of the major metropolitan areas you can find all of their stationery in many of the local retail stationery stores. Fortunately though, if you don’t have the time to browse your local store you can browse their entire wedding selection and all the fine stationery products including baby announcements, custom stationery, and letterpress christmas cards directly at http://www.pagestationery.com.
As with any type of event it is so important to begin thinking of what you like ahead of time . . . → Read More: Letterpress Wedding Invitations From Richmond Va to Los Angeles CA
Custom Stationery For Today
Custom stationery is an important part of today’s lifestyle. It might seem like it is becoming some what outdated, but I believe the need for classy and creative stationery has never been greater and more in demand. In today’s stationery market I believe the best personalized stationery is letterpress printed. Though there are many forms of printing like engraving or even digital, letterpress has emerged as the leader from a look and feel and quality.
So what types of characteristics should your custom stationery have? Good question as it can depend on many factors but probably the most important is the design element of the card and to make sure it is a design that you like and help create. For this part it is usually helpful to have a designer assist with the font selection and typography as well as the . . . → Read More: Custom Stationery For Today
There are many new ideas for custom stationery in 2011. Of course the first issue is what type of stationery do you really need and what use is it for. This gets back to the type of printing either digital, engraving or letterpress. I for one believe that digitally printed custom stationery is just cheap and no matter what type of motif you have on there they just don’t work for me. Blah! If you are going to do it it should really be either engraved or letterpress printed because they look the nicest and are recognized as the nicest.
Letterpress I feel is even a stronger candidate because it provides a more diverse canvas to work with and is easier to find a quality printer. In recent years hundreds of letterpress printers and designers have emerged on the art/design scene. As a result there . . . → Read More: Custom Stationery Options for 2011
After your wedding you will need custom stationery to compliment your wedding invitations. Your wedding is going to be a beautiful occasion with elegant letterpress wedding invitations. It will mark the joining of two intimate souls with her love and family. The wedding invitation should be perfect for such an occasion. You don’t want to have a wedding invitation that is substandard and doesn’t represent the theme and distinct feeling and creativity around you envision for your wedding. Before you decide on the invitation you would like it’s advisable to have a complete plan and think through carefully through all aspects of your wedding. It also will depend if you have a more traditional wedding or a more modern wedding on what type of invitation you will purchase.
Another aspect of the wedding you will have to consider is the wording for the wedding invitation and . . . → Read More: Custom Stationery After the Wedding
Looking for Christmas stationery now that the holidays are almost over? Christmasstationery.org has a great selection of letterpress christmas cards and letterpress thank yous. Be sure to ask about their after Christmas specials as well. They offer a variety of unique holiday thank you notes that are perfect for the after the holidays.
The stationery cards are easily customized and transformed into your favorite thank yous using a selection of holiday motifs or any motif of your choice. It could be that you just want the stationery to your personal stationery for the year and use it for to thank everyone for all those great gifts the season. Then you can use the rest through the year for personal notecards and have it customized with your name and address. The entire process only takes a second to complete online and then your done and have stationery . . . → Read More: Christmas Stationery for 2011
Well if you have not considered using custom stationery for your thank you notes after the holidays then there is barely still time to do so.
It gets crazy this time of year with everyone ordering christmas cards and holiday photo cards so there is hardly room for a custom printer to fit in personalized stationery for you to write your christmas thank you notes much less get all of their holiday orders out on time. It is therefore imperative that you plan ahead and order you stationery ahead of time, maybe even in August or early September when no one is even thinking of these things.
Personalized stationery also makes a great Christmas gift but for the same reasons don’t wait until the last minute to order it or you won’t have it in time for Christmas!
If . . . → Read More: Custom Stationery For After the Holidays