I've finally have time to update this blog again! Gosh, I was like in hell for past couple weeks!
My Invitation Set
cover & back cover - letterpressed by a local printer
insert - doubled sided printed by myself using Gocco
map - digitally printed by a laser printer
envelopes - decorated with a custom-made embosser
Letterpress front and back cover by a local printer. It's great that we did this over barter of services! Yeah! Always cool to be a designer XD
To save $$ for response card (and also to kill less trees), we used evite.com for confirming our guest lists. I seriously think response card is a waste of $$...
Insert printed double-sided, printed using Gocco. Corners are made by craft punch, you can get them in most craft stores. Time consuming but low cost!
Digitally printed by laser printer
I custom made an embosser in Hong Kong (less than US$20!! HK rocks!! no tax dude!) with the birds that I drew. Stamped it on the back of the envelope, nice touch erh?!
The making of...
Cutting the paper
Yup, I hand cut all the papers! Oh yes, I am loca
This is probably my best ever investment in crafts tool
Ready to print!
It actually turned out quite nice, even though was trimmed by hand
Drying the ink - Chinese side
I want to have both languages printed on the same page, the guests just simply doesn't need that much info, so I decided to do one side with Chinese, another side with English and use the side whenever it's appropriate.