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Wedding Invite at 45 RPM [Video]

record_125We’ve seen some impressive wedding invitations over the years, many of which have outlasted their subjects. Yet for all of their fine papers and folds, few can compare to Kelli Anderson‘s delightful one for her friends Karen and Mike. Check out the video below for the full effect. (And then check out the still-impressive Existential Calculator she came up with last year for Adobe. She’s got …

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The Ring’s the Thing

ring_125It seems to be a swell time to be a lover of business cards. They’re getting more and more sophisticated, playful, and above all, useful. Take this elegant affair from German ad agency Jung von Matt for the jewelry company Marrying.

Looking to buy your intended an engagement ring but not sure of her ring size? Slyly remove one of her existing rings (preferably while she’s engrossed in her favorite television …

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MOO’s New Letterheads

moo_125If you’re looking for something a little more gorgeous for your letterhead, you might take a quick detour over to that home of all things gorgeous – MOO. That purveyor of slick postcards and business cards this month has added two new letterheads to its repertoire.

Custom-made with Mohawk Superfine, the new Luxe Letterhead is a 90 lb. sheet. The Classic Letterhead is an 80 lb. sheet printed on a French …

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More Envelopes from Mohawk

accentContinuing its “Year of the Envelope,” Mohawk today announces that it “is now an official converter of the Springhill and Accent Opaque” lines. This news comes just two weeks after its launch of the Saybrook Envelope series of value-priced envelopes.

A few words now about the two new additions direct from the PR:


  • Available in a number of pastel shades, including Blue, Canary, Cream, Goldenrod, Gray, Green, Ivory and Pink, with shades …
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Must Have: Saddle Up with Lynx

Lynx-saddleup125New Domtar promo is a wild ride.

Right out of the gate, you know you’re going to be in for a wild ride. From its Hatch Show Print inspired cover – featuring vivid spot colors and a sculptured emboss – to a glittered rodeo princess and massive flocked bull, this brochure is a real show-stopper.

The theme of the All-Around Rodeo Champion was a dead-on appropriate one for Lynx. This legacy workhorse sheet prides itself …

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Best Photographer Cards Ever

card_125With a single stylish concept, Lovely Stationery not only gave Montgomery, Texas photographer Michael Barley a handy business card to hand out to potential clients, it helped to remind everyone who sees (and touches) it just how special photos can be once they’re pried loose from the digital realm.

Here’s the Card Observer writeup, but really even a glimpse at this concept tells you everything you need to know:

“The cards slide …

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