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Spring Stationery from Crane & Co. From Hyegraph

First day of Spring in San Francisco started with some Spring showers. Spring showers mean pretty cards & stationery. It’s always fun writing a little note or receiving one in the mail. My teenage daughter and her cousins started to correspond regularly by mail from San Francisco to Boston. At first neither one were even aware of purchasing stamps and the correct envelopes nor each other’s addresses. After the first notes they got the hang of it. Now, we get little notes with heart stickers on the envelopes, fun pictures with drawings inside.

No matter what year we’re in, communication via mail has a special place. This is the only way to actually send physical objects and not mere images. Soon, my daughter and niece will be taking the plane to visit. They are making plans and have to-do lists, places to visit and fun activities to share.

Although this young generation of teens face-time daily, they’ve found that sending each other notes with words of inspirations via mail adds an anticipation and physical reminder of their relationship and care for each other. I am sure when they do get together their time will be marked by postcards and scrapbook archiving the time spent together.

Here are some fun notes you can pick up this Spring and all year round at our little store at the Embarcadero Center location.

Example One: Letterpress Plum Blossom Note Card

Letterpress Plum Blossom Note $19.00 per box

Example Two: Letterpress Sunflower Note Card

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Letterpress Sunflower Note Card $19.00 per box

Example Three: Great Horned Owl Note Card

Great Horned Owl Note Card $19.00 per box

Great Horned Owl Note Card $19.00 per box

All the above cards along with many other styles can be found at Hyegraph in San Francisco. Check out our site www.hyegraph.com for more stationery ideas, see our blog and join us on facebook. Happy Mailing

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Mr. Boddington’s Studio Fine Greeting Cards at Hyegraph Embarcadero Financial District San Francisco

Mr. Boddington’s Studio offers couture correspondence stationery with a fun, quirky tag line. If you haven’t seen it, stop by at Hyegraph to take a peek, in addition they have a Custom Couture Correspondence Letterpress line which you can personalize for a Save the Date Card, Wedding Invitation suite including a rehearsal dinner card, map card, rsvp card and an activities card. Mr. Boddington’s Studio’s distinguished Letterpress Line is tasteful, and attention grasping for your guests. Mr. Boddington’s Studio is based out of New York City and offers sleek designs for a high end bride, wedding or event. The cost for an invitation suite from Mr. Boddington’s Studio is a minimum of 50 invitation suite for $2000. So you should defanitely have the budget for a couture, high end invitation suite.

“HAPPILY EVERY AFTER” Mr. Boddington’s Studio Couture Greeting Cards:

Mr. Boddington's Studio Couture Greeting Card

Mr. Boddington’s Studio Couture Wedding Greeting Card “…and they lived HAPPILY EVERY AFTER” $5.50 www.hyegraph.com

Will You Be My Bridesmaid? Mr. Boddington’s Studio Couture Greeting Card:

Will You be my bridesmaid? Couture Greeting Cards from Hyegraph Embarcadero San Francisco.

“Will You be my bridesmaid?” Mr. Boddington’s Studio Couture Greeting Cards $5.00 www.hyegraph.com

The above greeting card is a fun and thoughtful way to ask your friend to join in as part of your private circle to celebrate your wedding day and all the preperations that go along with getting ready for the event.

Congratulations Card from Mr. Boddinton’s Studio available at Hyegraph!

Congratulatons Card on New baby from Hyegraph Embarcadero San Francisco

Congratulations Card on new baby from Mr. Boddington’s Studio $5.00 www.hyegraph.com

The Mr. Boddington’s Studio brand is from NYC. Their icons include a cowboy hat, cowboy boots, lobster, crab and yoga amung other interesting artwork designs. There is also city bridges including the San Francisco Golden Gate Bridge and the New York Brooklyn Brdige. There are also decorative invitation design borders with lace and scallop as well as transcending wall paper, envelope liners and beutiful ink colors to incorporate into the desing of the wedding invitation suite. The Mr. Boddington’s Studio line is in letterpress, therefore it is considered high end and will cost a lot, so it’s not recommended for a bride or an event on a budget. Hoever, if you can splurge then you can order from this exquistie line.

You can see more of the Mr. Boddington’s Studio fun greeting card selections on our Mr. Boddington’s Studio Category. To design your beautiful Wedding Stationery please come in to Hyegraph Invitations & Calligraphy at 3 Embarcadero Center, San Francisco, CA. Please call or email us for an appointment. You can also check out or order your Wedding Invitations ONLINE. Congratulations, Hyegraph

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Thanksgiving Greeting

Thanksgiving Greeting Cards from Mr. Boddington’s Studio at Hyegraph Embarcadero San Francisco!

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The Giving Tree

This card is blank on the inside, reads “Thanksgiving Greeting” “GOOD LUCK AND HAPPY LIVING AND EVERY CAUSE FOR TRUE THANKSGIVING” on the cover and comes with an orange envelope from Mr. Boddington’s Studio, retails for $5.50.

Thanksgiving greeting card

Unlucky Turkey Thanksgiving Card at www.hyegraph.com

This Halloween Card from Mr. Boddington’s Studio is fun and quirky, hand drawn from the Turkey’s perspective! It’s blank inside and reads “I AM ONE LUCKY BIRD TO HAVE YOU IN MY LIFE”, “HAPPY THANKSGIVING” on the cover of the card. Retails for $5.50. It also comes with an orange envelope.

We’re happy to have greeting cards for different occasions including Holiday, Wedding, Birthday and now Thanksgiving Greeting Cards! Come and see our selection at Hyegraph Embarcadero San Francisco.

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Happy Owleen

Halloween Greeting Cards from Mr. Boddington’s Studio at Hyegraph Embarcadero San Francisco!

HAPPY OWLEEN

HAPPY OWLEEN

This card is blank on the inside, reads “HAPPY OWLEEN” on the cover and comes with an orange envelope from Mr. Boddington’s Studio, retails for $5.50.

TRICK OR TWEET, DARLING Halloween Card at www.hyegaph.com

TRICK OR TWEET, DARLING? Halloween Card at www.hyegaph.com

This Halloween Card from Mr. Boddington’s Studio is modern referring to a tweet! It’s blank inside and reads “TRICK OR TWEET, DARLING”?  on the cover of the card. Retails for $5.50. It also comes with an orange envelope.

We’re happy to have greeting cards for different occasions including Birthday, Holiday, Thank Yous and now Halloween Greeting Cards! Come and see our selection at Hyegraph Embarcadero San Francisco.

 

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San Francisco Fine Arts Museums’ Invitations for Girl With A Pearl Earring

Girl With A Pearl Earring, Dutch Painting From The Mauritshuis is now showing at the de Young Museum in San Francisco. The de Young is the first museum during the Americas tour to show the collection of Dutch Painting from the Mauritshuis gallery which has not lent out it’s collection for close to 30 years. Recently the Mauritshuis gallery is undergoing renovations and therefore has lent out it’s treasured art collections. Now you can see the Girl With A Pearl Earring by artist Johannes Vermeer right here in San Francisco.

Invitations for Girl With A Pearl Earring Invitation to premiere

Girl With A Pearl Earring Invitation by Hyegraph Invitations & Calligraphy www.hyegraph.com

Hyegraph recently created the Invitations for the Exclusive Premiere of the Exhibition which was given by the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco and Mrs. Alfred S. Wilsey, President of the Board of Trustees. The event took place on:

January 22, 2013

de Young Museum

Golden Gate Park, San Francisco

There was also an Invitation to a Reception and a Behind-the-Scenes installation of the exhibition, which Hyegraph also created, for the same evening inviting special donors to the fine arts museums.

In addition to creating the reception cards we also used our Digital Calligraphy Service to address the Invitation Envelopes for the Premiere of Girl With One Pearl Earring at the de Young Museum in San Francisco. You can order your invitation ONLINE on come in to Hyegraph Invitations & Calligraphy at 3 Embarcadero Center in San Francisco where we can create your custom invitations together.

Girl with a pearl earring by Tracy Chevalier

Girl With A Pearl Earring Book

The Girl With One Pearl Earring has also been the inspiration for a Movie and a Book. The book is written by Tracy Chevalier, published in 1999 is a historical novel. It sold over 2 million copies globally. It’s about a servant’s life, a master’s obsession, a matter of honor set in Holland.

Girl with a pearl earring movie

Girl with a pearl earring movie

The film, “Girl With A Pearl Earring”, is directed by Peter Webber and stars Scarlett Johansson and Collin Firth. It was made in 2003 after the book came out in 1999. The film grossed over 31 million internationally and was made with 10 million.

Time in a Painting

Why do we want to look at paintings? Why is it important? Does it connect us to Time: an intangible dimension and makes it more tangible? An object can do that for us, make time appear to be more tangible so that we can see it or touch it. But to transform to 1665, which is when the oil masterpiece, “Girl With A Pearl Earring” was painted by Dutch Painter Johannes Vermeer you do have to go to de Young Museum in San Francisco where you  can witness first hand “time” in a painting.

For tickets and information on visiting de Young Museum please visit their Plan Your Visit Page. Enjoy witnessing time at all your local museums.

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Dinner with Dianne ~ Menu, Program and Wine List Custom Calligraphy

Here’s our interpretation of custom calligraphy for Menu, Program and Wine List for a high profile dinner with Senator Dianne Feinstein. She recently was the key note speaker at the Julia Morgan Ballroom at the Merchants Exchange dinner in San Francisco. Linda Hylen, Director of Julia Morgan Ballroom coordinated the fundraiser. We created the set of Menus, Programs and Wine List to match the theme and decor of the Dinner which was copper and cream. Enjoy the custom stationery & calligraphy we created for the event:

Custom Menu for Dinner with Dianne at the Julia Morgan Ballroom:

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Dinner Menus for Dinner with Dianne at the Julia Morgan Ballroom www.hyegraph.com

 Custom Program and Calligraphy for Dinner with Dianne Feinstein:

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Dinner with Dianne Feinstein Custom Menu Card & Program Card Calligraphy www.hyegraph.com

The above custom Program Card was created to match the theme of the event in cream and bronze. For more Menu Card and Calligraphy options please see our Menu and Calligraphy Categories. To create custom stationery and calligraphy for your next event please see our website or come in for a consultation. Hyegraph

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SF Themed Wedding Menu Cards with Digital Calligraphy/Computer Calligraphy at Hyegraph San Francisco

I just worked on these fun San Francisco themed Wedding Menus with Digital Calligraphy/Computer Calligraphy for a wedding client. Each menu is personalized with the wedding guest’s name and I added the San Francisco Golden Gate Bridge logo at the top because the venue is in San Francisco. I used one of my favorite font styles, “Bickham” for the script font with black ink on ecru white stock stationery!

San Francisco themed Wedding Menus with Digital Calligraphy

San Francisco Themed Wedding Menus with Digital Calligraphy www.hyegraph.com

If you’d like help with your Wedding Menu Cards and Wedding Menu Card Calligraphy Service please contact me at info@hyegraph.com, call us at 415-626-0461 or come in to Hyegraph Embarcadero in San Francisco, California. I can personalized your Wedding Menus to match your Wedding or Event theme. Please see our Menu and Wedding Menu Card Categories for more Wedding Menu Card Examples. To pick out a Calligraphy Font Style for your Menus please see our Calligraphy Page. We can also personalize your Wedding Invitation Envelopes with Elegant Computer Calligraphy. To create a uniformed theme you may also consider custom place cards with Elegant Calligraphy and custom table cards and table names. Thank You for Considering me for your Wedding stationery Calligraphy Services, Jacques/Hyegraph Invitations & Calligraphy San Francisco

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William Arthur & Vera Wang Fine Stationery at Hyegraph Embarcadero Financial District San Francisco

Choose from our high quality William Arthur & Vera Wang Stationery for office or personal use. Announcing William Arthur’s Annual 25 FREE Fall Social Stationery Promotion at Hyegraph SF.

When you choose 50 0r more cards, notes or letter sheets from William Arthur Social Stationery and Vera Wang Writing Papers receive 25 more FREE additional pieces! Please come in to our San Francisco store to view our Fine Stationery Selections.

William Arthur/Vera Wang Stationery Promotion www.hyegraph.com

To see more of our stationery selections from William Arthur & Vera Wang please see our William Arthur & Vera Wang Categories. To view all our fine stationery and fine business card selections please stop by our stationery store located at Three Embarcadero Center, San Francisco, California. To see our Website please go to www.hyegraph.com.

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William Arthur Save the Dates, Wedding Invitations & Holiday Cards at Hyegraph Embarcadero Financial District San Francisco

We now carry the entire William Arthur Fine Stationery Collection at Hyegraph at the Embarcadero Center in San Francisco. The William Arthur Fine Stationery collection includes Weddings I and Weddings II, Holiday Photo Cards, Holiday Greeting Cards, Social Stationery and Invitations & Announcements. This classic collection includes a pick for any occasion or event.

Ecru Wedding Invitation from William Arthur at www.hyegraph.com

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Vera Wang Wedding Stationery at Hyegraph at 3 Embarcadero Center, San Francisco

We’re proud to announce that we’re now offering the Vera Wang Wedding Stationery Collection at Hyegraph located at 3 Embarcadero Center in the San Francisco Financial District. Vera Wang’s distinct fashion style have made her a house hold name. We now offer her complete stationery set including save the dates, personal stationery and business stationery. Her Wedding Stationery Collection includes, save the date cards for destination weddings, pre-wedding celebrations such as bridal showers, engagement parties and rehearsal dinners.

Vera Wang’s distinct colors and patterns make her designs lavish and bold yet understated with elegant tones and hues. Her envelope lining and ink colors are all soft and elegant with colors like amethyst and raspberry. Her ink selections include “white” in foil, “no ink” in letterpress and “platinum” thermography. These elegant options and designs will add an understated elegance to the bride or planner planing her next wedding or the next event.

Vera Wang Wedding Invitation in black with eggshell engraved ink

The above Vera Wang Wedding Invitations is on fine William Arthur stock in black with engraved eggshell ink. Price for 100 Engraved cards with envelopes is $521. For more pricing and customization please call or email us.

Vera Wang Fashion Show at Unveiled by Bridal Galleria

We were recently at the Vera Wang Fashion show which was presented by Bridal Galleria and Unveiled at the City View at Metreon. The show consisted of 14 Vera Wang gowns worn by the original Vera Wang models as shown at the New York City Fashion Show. Guests were entertained by Elan Artists while waiting for the show to begin. The models all had their hair parted and tied in two like little school girls wearing minimal makeup promoting all the attention to the main attraction, the gown. The colors in the collection consisted of Cardinal, Dahlia and Crimson. The ball gown styles showcased were strapless, mermaid, and one shoulder.

Elan Artists Perform at the Unveiled Event

The Vera Wang Stationery collection is understated and muted with vibrant colors and motifs. She has made a point of having a separate  book for party invitations, personal stationery and business stationery. So for those clients who prefer designer stationery with high quality from William Arthur, the Vera Wang stationery collection is a great option with great value.

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