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Printing Process:

Thermography - The process involves heat that joins ink and a resin-like powder together. The fusion of the materials results in the appearance of raised letters. This printing process is fast-becoming the most popular choice for invitations, because of its value and quality of appearance. This is the most affordable print process if you are looking for classic, elegant "raised" printing.

Letterpress - Letterpress continues to be one of the hottest trends in stationery.  It's been around for hundreds and hundreds of years. Letterpress is an ancient printing technique that involves printing words or designs with ink while simultaneously debossing the image into thick, soft paper. The letterpress look is elegant, stylish, high-end and nothing short of stunning.

Engraving - The paper is placed on the press face down above the inked plate. It is then printed by pressure coming down on the back of the sheet while the front of the sheet meets with the plate. This "sandwich" effect creates the raised lettering and bruise on the back of the printed paper that are both classic features of engraver.

Foil Stamping -  Printing process that fuses foil to paper. A thin layer of foil is pressed between a piece of paper and a heated die. The image on the die cuts and heats the foil, binding it to the paper. You might be thinking of mylar ballons when you think of the word "foil".  But don't be fooled.  You can find many matte-ink colors such as white or cream, which produces a gorgeous invitation.


Mygatsby was one of the pioneers of the "stacked" enclosure cards!  We created these cards specifically so these accessory cards would complement your invitation stylishly yet with function.

Small Enclosure Card: 4.25"x4.50"

  • This card is typically used as a Reception Card, Ceremony Card, Gift Registry or At-Home Card, or for any "simple" information you might be trying to deliver to your guests. 

RSVP card w/ envelope: 4.25"x5.50"

  • RSVP is derived from the French phrase, repondez s'il vous plait, meaning "respond if you please." It is a polite way of requesting a response to the invitation. It allows you to have an accurate guest count and can even help with allowing your guests to choose meal options, or any other information you will require in planning your reception.Mygatsby also nclude your name and return address printed on the envelope (or postcard  for our smaller invitations) to make it easier for invited guests to respond. Traditionally, the sender provides postage, to make it easier for your guests to respond.

Large Enclosure Card: 4.25"x6.50"

  • This card is typically used as a Directions Card, Accommodations Card, or any additional detailed information you might be trying to deliver to your guests. 

Additional Matching Accessories

The first ink color you choose is included in the price of your order (invitation, accessory cards and envelopes).  You may choose up to 2 ink colors per printed item (i.e. you can choose black & espresso for your invitation, and then gold & silver for your RSVP card, etc.).  If you use the same 2 ink colors throughout your entire invitation ensemble, you will only be charged once, across all of your printed pieces (i.e. if you choose red & gold for your invitation, RSVP card and outer envelope, you will only be charged once for that 2nd ink color).

Pricing for each additional ink color is as follows:

  • 1st ink:  No charge.  Included in price.
  • 2nd ink:  $30.00 one time charge.  This same ink color may be used across all of your invitation ensemble pieces.
  • 3rd ink and above: $20.00 one time charge for each additional ink color chosen.

*NOTE: If you have selected accessory cards, you may see 1 additional ink color charge in your total.  Don't worry, you can adjust these ink colors accordingly to your preferences when you start customizing your accessory cards.

Design Your Own Matches

  • WINE
  • GOLD
  • PINK
  • RED
  • ROSE

Production Time Estimate

3-5 Business Days - Delivery time additional
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These little design your own matches momentos will be appreciated by your guests and remind them of your special day. Choose a design with two lines of copy for these personalized match books. Limit 18 characters and spaces per line. Available only in typestyle shown. 2" square with approximately 30 paper match sticks.

Additional Information
  • Size: 2" square, approximately 30 paper match sticks
  • Please Note: Due to D.O.T. regulations all orders containing matches will be shipped ground. Regardless of what shipping you choose.
  • This item can only be shipped to the contiguous 48 states, Hawaii and Alaska. Also Available: Designer Match Notebooks.
  • Sold in sets of 50 Match Books
  • Please Note: Aqua is different than the Aqua napkins. Please request a sample before placing order.
Printing Type Foil

Customer Reviews

Very Nice
Was pleased with the product, They were very nice. Have ordered before and would order again. Review by Debbie / (Posted on 7/10/2015)
Great favors!
I will be giving these out as favors for my wedding and i absolutely love them. Great quality and I liked how the silver is shiny. I was very happy with my order. Review by MrsHudson / (Posted on 5/27/2015)
I wanted to get personalized matches because it seemed like such a retro kind of favor. I felt that the the american wedding had the best selection of designs while maintaining a good price. I also liked that you could further customize by adjusting the size and placement of the icon and text.

The matches arrived promptly and were in great condition. They look adorable and I can't wait to see them on the tables at my wedding!

One word to the wise: be careful when ordering. I was so busy belaboring over the design and shopping around between suppliers that I accidentally ordered the matchbook notebooks, which look exactly like a matchbook but have small pieces of paper inside them instead of matches- kind of a useless thing if you ask me. I contacted american wedding about my mistake and although they couldn't refund me, they did offer me free shipping for when I reordered the matchbooks.

Review by rmess / (Posted on 9/18/2013)