colorful letterpress wedding invitation

Suzanne & Bruce

Split ink, blind press, gold foil, edge painting, and envelope liners to boot! This wedding suite certainly has it all!   Seattles Printed on 220lb Cranes Lettra Edgepainted Gold

anatomy letterpress notebook

How ‘Bout That Type?!

I don’t know about you, but when it comes to type, I get down right giddy! Looking at, shaping, discovering or researching letters are all just about the most enriching things I do as a designer. Having said that, here’s a list of some of my very favorite inspirational and educational blogs, foundries, design firms and more. Read More »

Seattle letterpress postcards

Sometimes BuzzFeed just gets me.

24 Things You’ll Only Understand If You’re Slightly Obsessed With Stationery https://www.buzzfeed.com/genamourbarrett/narrow-ruled-paper-forever?utm_term=.xdn1ojwnob#.sqoPQVN4Qe

white and blue letterpress business card

Takin’ It To the Next Level

When it comes to business introductions, we all know you really only get one chance to impress a potential employer. Leaving a positively impactful business card is a pretty significant step. You’re basically handing over a physical representation of yourself, so it should probably reflect how awesome you are, right? RIGHT! And let’s face it, those potential employers out there have Read More »

red white and blue letterpress wedding invitation

4th of July Invitations

Wedding Crashing: a collection of weddings we wish we could go to.  Daniel and Jeremy’s 4th of July celebration was absolutely sure to be a blast. I mean… there was lobster. A lot of lobster. Dan & Jeremy 110lb Pearl White Cranes Lettra Matching Envelopes 70lb Text

letterpress store front Seattle

The Backside of Pike Place Market

We’ve never thought of ourselves as the backside of anything, but thanks to this cute lil’ blog post; we’re proud to be considered the sweet ass of our wonderfully historical market place! Check out the rest of Rain or Shine’s post to discover some other hidden gems in Seattle’s wondrous Public Market. Rain Or Shine Guides Read More »

Wine Label Feature

We are so excited that our letterpress wine label was featured on the website fonts in use! We love using this website for inspiration and learning, and to be apart of that makes what we do so fun and rewarding. The label is printed with Pantone 871 Gold Metallic on 100% cotton stock is 110lb Read More »

French Paper! #papergeek

When it comes to design, we understand that paper choice is just as important as any other decision made in the process. Which is why we love French Paper Co.For generations their passion has brought life to printed material. Here at Pike St. Press, it’s no secret we share that passion and jump at the Read More »

vinyl door design

Door Signage

After rebranding we had to replace a majority of our shop signage, from aboards, to mini signs, to shop hours. But this time we decided to have fun with on of the doors on the shop that was lets say “boring”. So with a little designing and layout we think we came up with something Read More »