Ruby Red Antique-Look Menu Cards

27 Nov

You can actually get this charming, antique, mottled printing effect yourself at home.  Here’s how – simply design a layout with a colorful, dark background and white font. Then, print the cards on a textured cardstock, such as luxe cream fino from Paper Source on a color laser printer.  The ink will not fully fill in all the textural nooks and crannies, resulting in this romantic effect.

ImageImageImage

Read fabulous DC photographer Stephen Gosling‘s post about this romantic winter wedding in Old Town Alexandria right here.

Stephen is not responsible for the rather fuzzy closeup photos of these that I took at my desk, (see above). However, he is responsible for the beautiful shots of the table setting at the wedding that incorporated these menus:

Enhanced by Zemanta

One Response to “Ruby Red Antique-Look Menu Cards”

  1. Desiree M. Mondesir November 27, 2012 at 6:52 am #

    Thanks for referencing my blogpost in your own blog! xx

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

dearibtc

musings on breast cancer diagnosis and treatment

All of Me ...and my sons!

Family life, fun and reviews from a single mom and her 3 adventurous sons!

Paper and Lace

For a fabulously unique New Zealand Wedding

Amy Kaneko Events - Blog

EVENT PLANNING & DESIGN - BASED IN SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA

TurtleAndRobot.com

Children's Book Reviews

Prestidigitonium

the goings-on of graham's nursery

WordPress.com News

The latest news on WordPress.com and the WordPress community.

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

%d bloggers like this: