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Feb 18 2015

Cutting Room Floor | Stereoscopes

Cutting Room Floor is a chance for you to peek behind the curtain and see the ideas that, for whatever reason, never made it into being. It’s an opportunity to see just how we’re willing to dream for our clients. They’re ideas we’d really love to see produced. Feel free to take these ideas and run. Of course, we’d love to make them for the right client. Is it you?I love antiquated technology. It's a great way...

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Feb 17 2015

Hand-Cancelled Postage for Your Wedding Invitations

There are some couples for whom sending out printed invitations is a necessary burden (even a few who opt not to at all). There are some couples that can find the perfect pre-designed invitation (like our Humble Beginnings line). Then there are some couples who need to have a custom made invitation to tie in perfectly with their wedding.And then...

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Feb 13 2015

Stuff You Should Be Hip To | House Industries

Quick! Name a type foundry!"What the deuce is a type foundry?" you ask.Right - Unless you're a designer, you probably have no idea who is behind all the cool fonts (read: not papyrus) on the stuff you love to look at. You probably didn't even know that fonts used to be made out of metal and were actually cast at an actual foundry.That's OK. You'd be a total nerd if you knew that.The thing is: House Industries...

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Feb 11 2015

Cutting Room Floor | Heavy Metal

Cutting Room Floor is a chance for you to peek behind the curtain and see the ideas that, for whatever reason, never made it into being. It’s an opportunity to see just how we’re willing to dream for our clients. They’re ideas we’d really love to see produced. Feel free to take these ideas and run. Of course, we’d love to make them for the right client. Is it you?I recently sent a couple a proposal for...

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Feb 04 2015

Cutting Room Floor | Fabric Label Cards

Cutting Room Floor is a chance for you to peek behind the curtain and see the ideas that, for whatever reason, never made it into being. It's an opportunity to see just how we're willing to dream for our clients. They're ideas we'd really love to see produced. Feel free to take these ideas and run. Of course, we'd love to make them for the right client. Is it you?This one would be great for an apparel-related...

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Jan 30 2015

Humble Beginnings – Modern Letterpress Wedding Invitations

There's a HUGE offer for modern letterpress wedding invitations at the end of this post.  Scroll down for more info![button link="http://shop.afinepress.com/collections/humble-beginnings" size="large"]Click HERE to View the Invitations[/button] If you're planning a wedding and looking at your invitation options, you may have noticed that there are a ton of options out there. Hundreds of stationers with hundreds of offerings. And with those offerings come (sometimes incredibly) confusing pricing models. Half a dozen grids with every conceivable option.What tier was...

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Jan 27 2015

Tech and Your Message

(banner image by @creative_tools)This week, I'm meeting with a potential new partner for high-volume 3D printing projects. The technology seems to finally be catching on as a tool in the event industry. It's doing the same in marketing and correspondence.With this momentum comes demand for more challenging projects.It also comes with a pretty big hazard: the use of technology for technology's sake.If you're going to use image-mapping or 3D printing or RFID chips for your wedding...

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Music Mondays | Foxing

Music Mondays: because life’s better with a soundtrack.My memory is pretty good. In fact, it's so good it remembers doing things I haven't actually done. My wife can attest to this.Hence my surprise when I realized that I have not yet taken a moment to share with you one of my favorite musical discoveries of 2014. It was a recommendation from my (non-jazz) go-to music buddy, Shane of Hypergiant Industries.The band is Foxing.Their debut full...

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