Custom letterpress wedding invitations from Steel Petal Press #Sponsors: Invitation Designers#custom invitations#eco-friendly invitations#invitations#letterpress#save the date July 17 2012 | Megan Finley Horowitz meggyfin This business paid a fee to be listed on Offbeat Bride because they feel their products and services are a great fit with offbeat philosophies… and we agree. Learn more about our ads. Invitation photos by Ben and Molly. Steel Petal Press is also featured in our Offbeat Vendors guide! Our sponsor Steel Petal Press is a Chicago-based printing and letterpress operation run by visual artist Shayna Norwood. Shayna custom makes each letterpress wedding invitation or Save the Date card by taking the time to work one-on-one with you, to get you EXACTLY what you want the way you want it, AND all the while keeping her practice eco-friendly. Whatever your wedding invitation style — vintage, elegant, rustic, casual, or bold — Steel Petal Press will help create a custom invitation that no one will be able to resist RSVPing "ZOMG HELLYES!" And even if you're a low-budget bride, don't despair — Shayna has ways of working with all budgets to make everyone happy. See how Steel Petal Press wants to make your letterpressed dreams come true… Steel Petal Press has two printing options for y'all: letterpress and digital. With custom letterpress work, Shayna will work hand-in-hand with you to craft a look that's distinctly yours, OR you can also simply choose from designs she's already created. Either way, each invitation is hand-fed through the press, making each invitation or announcement ever so slightly different and unique in its own way. The digital option gives you great-looking invitations on gorgeous paper at a budget price. Though if you've got a digital budget with your heart set on letterpress, Shayna is happy to make suggestions as to how a letterpress order just might fit within your budget… because she's awesome like that. As mentioned before, Steel Petal Press is all about being an eco-conscious company. Shayna uses 100% recycled rag (tree-free) paper using rubber-based inks and environmentally friendly cleanup practices whenever possible. For those of you dreaming about custom letterpress invitations from a business that will hold your hand throughout the (often overwhelming) designing and ordering process, let Shayna from Steel Petal Press make those invitation dreams come true! Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Megan Finley Horowitz When Megan's not writing, traveling, and sleeping, she's eating like the fate of the world depends on it. (You're welcome, world!) You can snoop into her personal life over on her website The Dash and Dine! @meggyfin @thedashanddine @meggyfin PREVIOUS These Daily Prophet wedding programs are bloody magic NEXT Michelle & Chris' relaxed vineyard wedding Show/Hide comments [ 0 ] Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Sign me up for your offbeat awesomeness newsletter! No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy. Biz owners & wedding bloggers Please just use your real name in your comment, not your business name or blog title. Our comments are not the place to pimp your website. If you want to promote your stuff on Offbeat Bride, join us as an advertiser instead.