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Ideas For Embossed Business Cards: From Handmade To Foil Printing

What’s great about embossing is that it adds a subtle flair to a business card. Printing photos or images onto a card for example, makes the design cluttered (there is only so much space), while embossing can add an image … Continue reading

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Business Card Designs Using Blind Embossing

Blind embossing is when you leave the embossed area plain – there is no ink or special foils applied. You are left with a clean and elegant 3D design. Also it is much cheaper to have a blind embossed than … Continue reading

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Dark and Mysterious: Designing With Black

Getting embossing done on black business cards adds a subtle but premium touch. The great thing about embossing is that it doesn’t clutter up the card’s design. Whereas printing pictures or illustrations takes up space and can make the design … Continue reading

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Combining Foils and Embossing For Business Card Designs

Combining emboss and foil printing adds a premium touch to any business card design. In our recent article, What Is Foil Embossed Printing, we go over the two different ways it is done (2 runs vs. a combination die). Custom … Continue reading

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From Blind to Edge Printing: Premium Business Card Designs

Before we get to the different add-ons you can have along with embossed printing there are 2 things that you want to start out with when creating a high quality, premium business card. First of all, it is always best … Continue reading

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Design Guide – Alternative Materials: Linen, Metal, and Plastic Business Cards

Here are three alternative materials that you can get embossed business cards made with: metal, linen, and plastic. Embossing Metal Yes it is possible to emboss metal to create one a of a kind business card design. But is it … Continue reading

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Design Options for Wedding Napkins: From Embossed and Stamps, to Die Cuts

Some ideas on how you can have personalized wedding napkins is to get them a) custom stamped, b) embossed, or c) have a ring / wrap around designed for them. Below are some images of these ideas and many others. … Continue reading

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Design Inspiration For Custom Embossed Wedding Invitations [Gallery]

A nice embossing of a monogram or other design element can add a luxurious and elegant touch to a wedding invitation. A few ideas to consider would be to get a get blind embossing which means no finishing is applied … Continue reading

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Designer Printers Directory: Embossed, Foil Printing, Business Cards, Wedding Invitations, etc.

If you are looking for a high quality printer, either for your business cards, wedding invitations, or other printing project, then take a look at these companies and their work. We have printers from all across the US, and printers … Continue reading

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Design Studio – The Difference: Embossed vs. Debossed Printing

What is Emboss Printing: Embossing is when you raise an image to create a 3D graphic. This is done by pushing a metal die on the back of the paper, card, or whatever material you are using so the front … Continue reading

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