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LETTERPRESS & HOT FOIL SPECIAL OFFERS

Want 250 custom print letterpress or hot foiled business cards from just £75? Then look no further...... We are having a clear out of surplus stock in our print room so want to offer all our lovely customers a chance to benefit from this! To purchase online please click here. We do ask that you purchase on our online store- we can arrange paper/inks after purchase when artwork is sent over Of course there are always a few sneaky rules.. 1) This offer is based on a 1 sided, 1 colour letterpress or foil print or 2 sided 1 colour print or 2 colours on 1 side. We can incorporate other services- (edge painting, laser-cutting etc),  but these will add...

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Manchester Hall Wedding fair- 2017

We were delighted to showcase our luxurious and latest wedding stationery designs at wedding based app directory the Holybridal wedding fair at boutique wedding venue Manchester Hall based in central Manchester. The halls interiors have been untouched since the 1920's so the character and ambience is classical but with a few modern twist. The remainder of the venue will be used to house three individual top line restaurants, a bar and a rooftop terrace with panoramic views of the Manchester skyline- amazing!  We have launched a new range of laser engraved wedding products including caketoppers and table numbers for your big day. If you are having a rustic style themed wedding then a simple laser engraved wooden disc will be more than...

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Introducing our latest wedding collection.....

Introducing our new ready to order wedding stationery collection.... Consisting of 4 designs to choose from (so far) the collection will include a full range of stationery including coasters, RSVP's, Save the date etc.  Printed using hot foiling and letterpress techniques in-house at our print room on the highest quality materials from industry leaders Foilco, GF Smith and St Cuthberts Mill The designs can be customised to your taste and theme by changing the colours and paper.  Above: Day invitation from the 'Estella Rose' collection  Above: Close up of copper foil detailing on the 'Estella Rose' range  Above: close up of deboss letterpress from the 'Eva' collection Above: the classical gorgeous day invite from the 'Eva' collection Above: Examples from the 'Belle' range...

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Tools of the trade- Letterpress/foiling

Here at Lost Heritage we are lucky enough to house 3 original Heidelbergs in our East Manchester former hat factory workshop.  Capable of multicolour work, die-cutting and hot foil blocking these simple yet powerful presses had the nickname ‘windmill’ due to their paper feed system using two rotating arms. Maximum speed of 5,000 impressions per hour had these presses producing stationery and leaflets for over fifty years. Nowadays we are using ours constantly and still the print is exquisite. Used primarily for letterpress and foiling we also occasionally use then for a spot of diecutting.  Above: A few tools we use for in-house setup of printing blocks   Above: Golden inky goodness   Above: Golden Ink on one of our...

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Dimitria Jordan X Lost Heritage wedding stationary collection launch

We are thrilled to announce a wedding stationery collaboration between London based wedding stationer Dimitria Jordan and Manchester based letterpress and foiling printers Lost Heritage. Three luxury ready-to-order collections have launched, designed by The Wedding Industry Awards 2017 regional finalist Dimitria. “The collections have their own style and look, ensuring each collection appeals to different couples. Dorchester, for example, is elegant with floral details and script fonts, whereas Skyline is modern and chic, with a subtle foil skyline for gorgeous understated style. Geo : Paris incorporates pretty Parisian style with a classic feel”. Each beautiful collection is printed inhouse at the Lost Heritage studio on their vintage Heidelberg windmill presses, using traditional letterpress techniques and high quality materials from respected...

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