Amanda and Sean re-imagined our Madison Chic wedding invitation design in Gold Matte foil and Sea-side letterpress ink. The vertical layout and metallic envelope liner add formality to the free-flowing hand calligraphy and custom calligraphed duogram.
letterpress ink: sea-side | foil stamping: gold matte | font: geometric | paper: bella cotton 1-ply + 2-ply ivory | hand calligraphy: lincoln style | envelope: bella cotton ivory | metallic liner: opal | customization #: 17897 | Elizabeth Grace
Need printed proof that less is more? Check out this stripped down version of our Sweet Daisy invitation design printed for Evan’s Bar Mitzvah. The fun and flirty daisies were removed in favor of ultra modern white space – leaving the crisp letterpress printed type to take center stage. For a not so subtle pop of color, edges were treated to Forest Shine foil.
letterpress ink: navy | font: meadow | paper: bella cotton white 2-ply | foil edging: forest shine | customization #: 15609 | Papery of Philadelphia
Our Charmed New York invitation design gets a glam makeover courtesy of David and his Big Apple inspired Bar Mitzvah celebration. Foil stamped in Silver Shine, the NYC skyline has never shone brighter (sunglasses not included).
letterpress ink: prussian blue | foil stamping: silver shine | fonts: impression + archive tilt | paper: bella cotton white 2-ply | customization #: 12959 | Letter Heads
From the front, Sam’s custom designed Bar Mitzvah invitations are the epitome of old-school sophistication, featuring Copper Shine foil, Prussian Blue letterpress ink and a formal font. Turn them over for a playful and fun moniker letterpress printed in subtle French Vanilla ink. Our Vintage Stripes envelope liner ties it all together, making for a masculine, elegant yet age appropriate invitation.
letterpress inks: prussian blue + french vanilla | foil stamping: copper shine | font: bodini | paper: bella cotton ivory 2-ply | foil edging: copper shine | envelope: bella cotton ivory | liner: vintage stripes pattern in navy + french vanilla | customization #: 13841 | Proper Notice
If you’ve never seen hand calligraphy on a Bar Mitzvah invitation before, you aren’t alone. But why should weddings have all the hand lettered fun? Here our Belle calligraphy adds a touch of graceful whimsy to the clean, modern layout of our Irving invitation design. Our Brooklyn motif makes an appearance on the envelope liner and the thank you card, paying homage to the city William calls home.
letterpress inks: pewter + pale gray | font: didot | paper: bella cotton white 2-ply | edge painting: cardinal | hand calligraphy: belle style | envelope: bella cotton white | liner: brooklyn pattern in pale gray | customization #: 17645 | Papel New York
Our Birch invitation design is always a favorite around here – and this customization for Benjamin’s Bar Mitzvah is no exception. Barely there birch trees printed in blind deboss (an impression without ink), a whimsical Natural Woodgrain envelope liner and a formal yet modern font add just the right amount of grown-up sophistication.
letterpress inks: olive + blind deboss | font: social | paper: bella cotton white 2-ply | envelope: bella cotton white | liner: natural woodgrain pattern in olive | customization #: 16505 | Union Street Papery
We’re suckers for hand calligraphy that doesn’t take itself too seriously. Cue McKenzie and Branch’s customization of our Balsam Calligraphy wedding invitation design. Patricia Mumau’s Harrison hand calligraphy is simple, understated and just plain cool in crisp Black letterpress ink.
letterpress ink: black | paper: bella cotton ivory 2-ply | edge painting: antique gold | hand calligraphy: harrison style | customization #: 16975 | Simply Put
Our Gracieux wedding invitation design is graceful (hence the name) and elegant – but its also gritty, organic and just a touch untamed. For their recent wedding at Terrain, Julia and Ron paired the Mitty hand calligraphy, handdrawn flourishes and our Modern Herringbone envelope liner with an earthy color palate for a hip yet sophisticated stationery suite.
Letterpress inks: hazel + pewter | paper: bella cotton 1-ply + 2-ply ivory | edge painting: hazel | hand calligraphy: mitty style | envelope: bella cotton ivory | envelope liner: modern herringbone pattern in hazel | customization #: 19999 | Papery of Philadelphia
Flirty, romantic and just plain pretty, our Colette wedding invitation design in Dusty Pink and Pewter has us daydreaming like schoolgirls. Our airy and graceful Maura hand calligraphy pairs perfectly with our Elegant Garden envelope liner in the same soft, sophisticated palate. To keep things simple (and budget friendly), guests were asked to reply via Kristine and Drew’s wedding website included at the bottom of the card.
letterpress inks: dusty pink + pewter | paper: bella cotton white 2-ply | edge painting: dusty pink | hand calligraphy: maura style | envelope: jute | liner: elegant garden pattern in dusty pink + pewter | customization #: 20001
Hand calligraphy doesn’t have to be stuffy or humdrum to still feel formal and elegant. Need proof? Check out our Miranda wedding invitation design as imagined by Jessica and Jason. Playful touches like a hand calligraphed duogram within a custom cartouche and event specific motifs from our extensive collection compliment the (blue) devil-may-care Belle calligraphy style for this Duke University Chapel wedding.
letterpress ink: prussian blue | paper: bella cotton ivory 1-ply + 2-ply | edge painting: metallic silver | hand calligraphy: belle style | envelope: bella cotton ivory | liner: modern floral pattern in deep blue | customization #: 17183 | Village Invites 2