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This is option 2 for Nicole and Chris, option 1 first shown here. This invitation design came about because Chris wanted to see how we could make a typographic invitation with flourishes work. Here’s an alternate layout with some calligraphic examples of flourish and border that was popular during the time-period. Layout is non-traditional in that there are large and small variations of the border, however typography is kept simple and centered on a horizontal format.

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Here’s another one that might help out with the holiday shopping this year. These initials came from a vintage type book from the early 1900s that I’ve scanned in and digitized. Each letter is a different style and reflective of the Victorian ornamental type era. Simple and classic, easily customizable, these A6 letterpress notes would be a great gift for men or women. Available in the shop and since I love you so MUCH, I’m offering one set of 24 of these on Twitter (a $50 value) . To enter, Twit the phrase: #letterpress GIVEAWAY: Victorian Initials, A6 set of 24 notes. You choose: initial/ink/env. @dingbatpress. RT to win! #DingbatPressVictorian NOTE: Please use the exact phrase above. I’ll be searching for your twits using the #DingbatPressVictorian hashtag, so it has to be included for your tweet to qualify. Thanks! Giveaway ends Friday …

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