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In our September 2012 Design Finder, photo director Anna Alexander visited the Chicago Shop of Chandra Greer. There, Greer, a letterpress aficionado and stationary expert, has curated a selection of designs from local craftspeople who produce their pieces in small batches. Hallmark or Papyrus it most definitely is not. As a compliment to the story, here are 8 letterpress products we love.
The quickest way to make your day is by making someone else's, so go ahead and seek out that certain buzz that comes with putting pen to paper, stamp to envelope, and handwritten letter to postbox; It only gets better when your pal gets a little something in the mail. Let your far-flung loved one know you're thinking of them with Peggy Wong's clever Missing U letterpress card.
And now, we'd like to take a moment to say a sincere thank you to Mom. You're simply the best. Nothing says I Love You like letterpress, and we liked this card from perennial favorite Egg Press to wish you a happy Happy Mother's Day.