Entries Tagged as 'Print & Design'

Logo Design

A logo recently designed for one of our clients, which included stationery design & print. If you need a new logo or would like us to refresh an existing logo, please get in touch for a quote: 0330 111 2277

A Paper Sizes

Paper Size Guide for Printing

Below we have a useful paper size guide to help you select the right size for your design, the dimensions shown will cover the most popular printed products and sizes. The dimensions are also shown in mm, both with and without bleed. If you require a template for your chosen size, please take a look […]

Plastic Business Cards

** Please click the image to enlarge ** We produced these fantastic looking Plastic Business Cards recently for one of our customers who wanted to leave a lasting impression on their clients. These 760 Micron cards are high quality PVC and lithographically printed on both sides in full colour. They were finished with a gloss […]

Booklet Printing

** Please click the image to enlarge ** We recently printed the above die-cut tabbed Booklets for one of our customers. They were printed lithographically in full colour with a 300gsm Matt Laminated cover and 170gsm Silk inner pages. As you can see the result is a professional, contemporary-looking Booklet which is not only informative […]

Litho Press

Printing Methods Explained

There are 4 main printing methods: Digital, Large Format Digital, Lithographic and Web. Most Printers will have 1 or 2 capabilities and a small selection will have all 4 (like us). Make sure that your chosen Printer is suited to the job at hand, for example, a quote on a long run of Duplicate Pads […]

Getting started with your Print Projects

It’s go time! The Boss has given you a task to get creative with a new business card, a new leaflet, a new brochure, a new anything! It needs to be printed and delivered, where do you start? Well, you start at the end of course! “That doesn’t make sense…” I hear you all cry. […]

Gilt Edged Invites with Thermographic Printing

At Stationery Direct we can accommodate a wide range of bespoke printing requests in-house. For example, these A6 gilt edged invites with thermographic printing (raised ink) which turned out really well, as you can see. If you are looking for something a little bit different or special, please get in touch.

A selection of mistakes every business should avoid

If you want to appear professional then here are some surprisingly common mistakes we think every business should avoid making… Never advertise a gmail, hotmail (or similar) email address. Instead, buy a domain name (if you don’t already have one) and ensure your email address looks professional. For example, [email protected]. This also applies to website […]

Freelance Designer? Check Out UK Business Forum

If you are currently running your own business, looking to start up or just interested in business in general, please take the time to visit UK Business Forum. A new business forum where members offer friendly advice on a variety of business related topics and issues. It’s also a great place to promote your own […]

10 Top Tips for Creating a Great Flyer

1. Make sure your flyer is consistent with your business brand and the rest of your business stationery. 2. Use contrasting colours that stand out, are easy on the eye but do not clash!