How to order letterpress printing

How to Order Letterpress

1. Get inspired

Get inspired and create your vision while visiting Elegante press works gallery.  By the way, you should know that we are really flexible and for your extra special printing or packing ideas we are ready to find some extraordinary materials and bring to our workshop to make your wish come true. Elegante Press can bring your unique ideas to life. If you’d like to see a physical sample you can order a sample pack and we’d be happy to mail you one.

2. Get a quote & free design

Get a quote by emailing us. If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to ask by email and we will reply as soon as we can.

Business card printing orders include free standard design work: 2 compositions and 1 round of revisions. All additional revisions and/or changes will be billed at a standard rate of 30 € per hour. 2 design compositions you will receive during 1 week.

3. Start your order

Start your order by calling us or emailing us.
We start by charging a 50 Eur deposit (nonrefundable) and gathering information from you regarding the details of the order. Once the deposit’s been paid, we create a print work design. If you’re a designer who’s providing completely press-ready artwork, we will offer a 15% discount for business cards printing and 7% discount for stationery printing.

Invitations orders include free standard design work: 1 composition and 2 rounds of revisions. All additional revisions and/or changes will be billed at a standard rate of 30 € per hour unless otherwise discussed.

4. Finalize the order

Finalize the order by signing off on the final PDF proofs that we email to you. Once we receive your signed proofs, we require payment in full (minus the deposit you’ve already paid) and we begin printing.

5. Prepare for something elegant

Prepare for something elegant while we are printing your order.

We promise to have your order printed within 12 business days* from the day that the order is finalized. If you need your print works urgently, we can rush the order for an additional fee: 20% extra for a 7 business days rush or 40% extra for a 4 business days rush.

*Printing terms are for orders printed on papers that we store in our studio. Add 2-3 business days for the following features: Edge foil, custom die cut, special/color papers. Please feel free to contact us with any questions you may have.

Frequently Asked Questions

CAN I SEE AND TOUCH REAL SAMPLES?

If you would like to touch and feel our nice cotton papers and check letterpress printing quality we would be happy to send a sample pack to you! Visit our sample page to order samples.


HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?

All of our work is custom, so there is no universal answer. Unlike digital printing, each letterpress project is priced with quantities, inks, different papers and special finishing taken into consideration.


HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE?

We promise to have your order printed within 12 business days.
If you need your print works urgently, we can rush the order for an additional fee: 20% extra for a 7 business days rush or 40% extra for a 4 business days rush.


CAN YOU PRINT MY CUSTOM DESIGN?

Absolutely!
Please send us an email with attached mockup and description with quantities you plan to order, and we’ll get back to you with a custom estimate. If you have any questions, we’d be happy consult you and discuss the details by e-mail.


BUT I DON’T HAVE A DESIGN

No problem, we will design your business card for free!
Business card printing orders include free standard design work: 2 compositions and 1 round of revisions. All additional revisions and/or changes will be billed at a standard rate of 30 € per hour. 2 design compositions you will receive during 1 week. Learn more.


DO YOU SHIP TO MY COUNTRY?

We ship Worldwide!
We will suggest you few shipping options. Please don’t forget to write delivery country to calculate a shipping price.