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My tongue tastes of glue gum, and I’m having flashbacks to that Seinfeld episode when George’s fiance Susan died after licking the cheap envelopes that George bought for their wedding invitations.  Fingers crossed they were a different brand to these ones!!

More on the content of the envelopes next time.


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So – my first experimentation with the good wood was to make some (long overdue) personal stationery for Moira and Greg, my lovely friends who are about to make the exciting move into their very own flat in London.

These are simple cards, printed on Somerset paper, with a some-what improvised M&G monogram (I only had a ‘W’, but ‘M’ is just about close enough to an upside down W to get away with….).  Red and black are my favourite letterpress colour combo, so it was a no brainer to go for the classic look for this set. The soft texture of the paper shows off the new type beautifully – mmmm..

Here’s to Moira and Greg writing greeting notes to everyone on their fancy new stationery!

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