If you live in Virginia you might be wondering where to your shopping for to find Richmond wedding invitations and wedding stationery. There are several sources available, but there is one in particular I highly recommend. I will tell you why.
Dabbling in design is one thing but know and practicing design is another. Having your own printing company is yet another level above the competition. Designing a wedding invitation is something that many claim to be able to do. The problem is most of the stores and consultants you deal with locally have no idea what about how to really do it because they haven’t the experience with all aspects of the creating the invitation. They simply take the order and send it to a company like Crane’s or William Arthur.
The better solution is to have a real . . . → Read More: Finding Wedding Invitations in Richmond
Just found these sweet new baby announcements. These announcements are digitally printed and are also duplex printed. So you get the printing on the front and the back. How much opportunity and room for creativity does that give you? Lots.
Additionally they are well designed with tasteful and robust designs that withstand the test of time they are indeed chic baby announcements and worthy of consideration.
Are you looking for something special when it comes to your business cards, modern baby announcements, or wedding invitations? If you are, you may be interested in learning about letterpress stationery. This type of printing method creates a great first impression on anyone who sees them, while also creating a keepsake item that you will want to hold onto.
How Letterpress Can Make a Great First Impression
When others see your stationery, you want them to find it memorable. Letterpress can make this happen, no matter what type of stationery you need. It is characterized by raised letters, images, and pictures, which help you highlight the information you want your clients, family, and friends to know.
-Business Cards- If you want to increase your client base, using business cards is a great way to do it. When potential clients see your letterpress cards, . . . → Read More: Impress With Letterpress Stationery
In this modern and technological world, many individuals seem to have forgotten the art and beauty of letterpress birth announcements. Many are turning to more modern forms of printing, like digital printing, or even foregoing sending out paper announcements altogether; they are using email and social networking websites instead. While digital printing can create a unique announcement, if you want a priceless keepsake you can actually hold onto, you may want to consider the traditional appeal of letterpress.
History of Letterpress
The invention of letterpress printing began in the 15th century, when a man named Johannes Gutenberg developed the first printing press. This printing press used the same kind of technology as a grape press, which was used to create wine. Before this, wood block printing was used, so the invention of this new printing method was important because it was quicker . . . → Read More: The Appeal Of Letterpress Birth Announcements
This year I believe, will mark a vibrant Christmas season as folks get back to work and dig themselves out of debt and back to work, hopefully. With this new found savings Americans will begin to spend again on items that used to be slightly out of budget, like stationery and fine art.
Aesthetically, this year will be the year of vintage Christmas cards. A return to letterpress printing and thick papers, which has been out of budget now for a few years. These cards bring back fond memories for people. Often memories of bygone era that most just don’t think exists anymore. The advent of social media and friend requesting just gets old after awhile so why not get back to basics. The same holds true for printing. Here is a nice selection of traditional Christmas . . . → Read More: Traditional Christmas Cards For 2011
Planning for a wedding and purchasing your wedding invitations in the local Richmond Va area has never been easier. A local letterpress printer Page Stationery offers affordable letterpress wedding stationery either direct or through their local dealers. They have been in business and mastering the art of letterpress printing for over twelve years and have an unsurpassed knowledge of design, typography and printing.
Letterpress wedding invitations and save the date cards have been popular in recent years thanks to celebrity Martha Stewart and the use of letterpress material in her photo shoots.Now enthusiasts are literally saving old letterpress machines that are being thrown away and starting businesses. Page Stationery is a premier letterpress printer and will work directly with customers or you may also place orders through their dealers. Give them a call today.
Many people have a hard time saying thank you these days. It appears that this simple courtesy is very often overlooked just like holding a door for the ladies. I have found that you can simple say thank you in many ways. A thank you is even appropriate for infants using thank you infant cards. One way is simply just to say it while another may be to get a pen and paper and actually write it on a thank you card. As long as someone can read your writing your salutation will be read and heard and most of all appreciated.
Not only are there many ways of saying thanks but there are also numerous occasions where it is appropriate. Such occasions may be a good learning opportunity for children as well. If a toddler receives some nice birthday presents . . . → Read More: Proper Thank You Infant Cards
In this day and age saying thank you is often overlooked in lieu of more informal means of saying thank you. Instead of writing those thank you cards that you were meaning to write, you might have happened upon your friend in the grocery store and just said thank you a few kind words thinking that would suffice for a formal thank you. Well in my opinion it really doesn’t and you should still take the time to write a proper thank you card.
Many people use notecards for children’s thank yous as well as for a personal card. Even cards for infants should be used when receiving baby gifts and birthday presents for your newborn baby. We received a baby bouncer from some friends and we were delighted as it was really the perfect gift for our baby in the coming . . . → Read More: Using Thank You Cards For Children
Richmond weddings could not be more fanciful these days with all the different choices brides have for wedding invitations these days. It is almost comical how many companies have popped up with a new line of invitations. Just take a look at the attendance of the National Stationery show in New York. Hundreds of new invitation vendors. The problem is there is so much of the same design. Walking through the show it like your are looking at the same pieces throughout the show. Lots of busy designs and lots of new faces, unfortunately, many won’t return the following year as their business is not sustainable.
That is why brides should be careful whom they select to help with the planning and design of their wedding invitations. A bride should be speaking with a designer or store that has been . . . → Read More: Ordering Wedding Invitations Carefully
Whether looking for wedding invitations in New Orleans or Richmond Va, here are six new wedding invitations I believe you will love. While these are letterpress printed invitations, I’m sure these would still look nice if printed with another method of printing. What really took me was how clean and simple they look. It is hard these days to find an invitation or wedding stationery that doesn’t have so much “going on” with the invitation. You know what I mean. All the flowers and the cutie swirls and bows etc… brides to to get carried away sometimes but when you look back twenty or thirty years you still want to like that invitation just as much as you do now. So I suggest you just keep the design simple and clean and don’t get to “frilly” with everything or try to make everything match . . . → Read More: Juicy New Wedding Invitations