Our custom stationery is not only meant for brides and grooms-to-be. This client customization features a slight variation of our World Traveler wedding stationery suite. We love that Sarah and Ross chose such a fitting invitation for The Farnborough Air Show by showcasing a background map and airplane motif for their international event. The contrasting letterpress printed ink colors, metal against robin’s egg, really allow for the colors to pop.
With the help of our exclusive retailer Needle In A Haystack in the creation of this customization from our Custom Wedding Portfolio I, we are able to show you how any of our invitations can be easily transformed from wedding to any event stationery!
Check out all of our stationery designs, the variations our design team has created for World Traveler, and get started on your very own social stationery today! Find a local Dauphine Press exclusive retailer here!
We have been seeing some great coverage in our favorite magazines lately. This week we heard from Today’s Bride that one of our timeless designs was featured in their 2011 issue.
Our design team created an invitation suite for the bride and groom that has become a best seller over the years. Larisa and Carl were married in 2007 and asked us to create a suite with a “world traveler” feel. We created an invitation design using a vintage world map as the background, whimsical touches including a head-on airplane motif and traditional wording on an untraditional horizontal card.
To top it off, we created a passport menu for their reception, which inspired their cake design.
Wedding photos by Kristian Iskandar, KI Photography, Santa Clara, CA
Cake by Susan Morgan, Elegant Cheesecakes, Half Moon Bay, CA
For years, brides have sought out Dauphine Press for letterpress invitations and announcements to their destination weddings and events. Several years ago, a particular invitation to a Nantucket wedding incorporated a custom map of the island. The map was printed in a pale celadon in the background with darker type overprinting the image. That single design has gone on to inspire countless others.
Several other map invitations may be previewed in our Design Gallery. If there is a destination you have in mind for your event, please check with us as we may likely have an existing map in our library.
Here are several that we felt were noteworthy. Bon voyage!
Earlier this week on The Fine Print, we showcased Cinderella stamps which we designed and printed for the Absolutely Best Cotton Deluxe Envelopes Fancy Guide (or ABCDEFG for short). This guide was the clever party favor for the Correspondence Salon sponsored by Crane & Co. at the opening of Alphabetilately at the Smithsonian National Postal Museum.
The guide’s airmail imagery and color scheme were a perfect tie-in to an exhibit about the collecting of stamps and the sending of mail.
The contents of the slipcase were postal as well, a series of cards each profiling a different envelope size in the Crane offering.
The guide also received a Merit Award from Print Magazine.