Letterpress wedding : Costa Rica

Beautiful!  Katie and Paul will marry in a summer ceremony in stunning Costa Rica, so they wanted their letterpress invitations to reflect the elegance of their wedding as well as the relaxed tropical atmosphere of their seaside location.

I created a custom design in emerald green, coral and cornflower blue, featuring silhouettes of a Costa Rican hummingbird and the beautiful Guaria Morada, which is the Costa Rican national flower.

The three shades of hand-mixed ink were printed using magnesium plates on super-thick 100% cotton card, and the invitation suite was accented with shimmery copper envelopes.




Filed under Invitations, Wedding Invitations

4 responses to “Letterpress wedding : Costa Rica

  1. Roxy

    Those are beautiful, Helen! Your creativity just flows and flows.

  2. Thank you!!! I will have to see if Katie can send me any pictures from the wedding to show how gorgeous it was!

  3. Anonymous

    Lovely! Would you mind sharing which pantone color you used to match the emerald green?

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