The Duplex card adds a new depth to the thick business card and it immediately stands out from others and the added thickness creates a product of higher quality and exclusivity.
Enhance the design of the card further by using foiling, and letterpress processes.
Color stock: 130lb Black, Navi Blue, Dark Grey and Light Grey paper
White stock: 110lb White Cotton Papers
Paper weight: 240lb
Printing: Letterpress or foil printing only (No CMYK)
Turnaround: 10~12 Business days.
Letterpress printing is a technique of relief printing using a printing press, a process by which many copies are produced by a repeated direct impression of an inked, raised surface against sheets or a continuous roll of paper.
- Pantone uncoated color only, no CMYK
Blind debossing is letterpress printing without ink and the depth of impression alone defines the artwork.
We use Oil-based Ink (Vanson) and polymer plates.
If foil stamping or letterpress plate is over 3 square inches, we will charge an extra fee.
Foil stamping is using a heated plate to print metallic foil or pigment foil to the surface of the business card. Foils come in a wide selection of colors (Gold, Silver, Copper, White, Black, Red, Blue, and Green).
- We require vector graphics with fonts converted to outlines
- The minimum font size is 6pt, and the minimum line weight is .25pt
- No large solid areas of printing
- Edge painting is a process by which color is applied to the edges of business cards.
- We recommend Pantone's uncoated ink color.