previous project

Laura & Chris Custom Letterpress Wedding Suite

by  Spiffy Press 0 comments
2 lovedlove

This save-the-date and invitation suite was created for a client that was looking for something with a traditional look and just a little twist. The groom’s family works in a facet of the horse racing industry and they wanted to reference that in a subtle way. I started by creating the logo using their initials and two horseshoes coming together. I also found inspiration in a quilted horse blanket during my research, and that pattern got used throughout as a deboss on the flaps of the envelopes as well as the back side of the invitation, save-the-date, and RSVP. We used navy blue and metallic silver to go with the colors of the wedding and an image of a Scottish thistle was debased on the front of the invitation to reference the bride’s side of the family. The invitation components slide out of the inner envelope with a pull on the wide satin blue ribbon (pun intended.) On the RSVP card, I created a tear-off card that has the event’s URL on it for future reference. Lastly, I designed two custom stamps – one for the outer envelopes and one for the RSVP envelopes. Both reference the horse racing theme and the event colors.

Specifications

Category Wedding Inks Metallic silver. Custom mixed navy blue.
Paper CRANE'S LETTRA® Papers Production Letterpress printing. Perforation. Ribbon insert.
Paper Weight 220# Cover Printer Spiffy Press
Paper Color Pearl White Artist/Agency Scott Wallin

Share

next project