KDHamptons Design: Customize Your Entertaining Style With Picketts Press Stationery, Invitations & Home Collection
Founded in 2008 by Kate Pickett, Pickett’s Press offers a wide selection of custom letterpress and digitally printed stationery, as well as an ever-expanding home and gift collection. “We specialize in bringing together beautiful colors and gorgeous fonts to create everything from wedding invitations to children’s stationery,” shares Kate. Pickett’s Press stunning stationery is embellished with custom hand drawn illustrations and boasts a unique, whimsical and special touch personally designed and produced by Kate.
Every great Hamptons host, or hostess, knows that a the success of a great party begins with a beautiful invitation. Pickett’s Press offers custom invitations, monograms, illustrations, assorted gift ideas. Any of the illustrations can be used on gifts or stationery. Haute Hamptonites who are fans of the line include: Jennifer Creel, Beth Buccini, Samantha Boardman, and Hilary Geary.
Kate’s background in design and business, alongside an upbringing steeped in American tradition, give her unique insight and experience in translating etiquette and artistic style into beautiful stationery. With a Harvard education and a passion for American elegance and traditional simplicity, Kate decided to take on the challenge of keeping alive the time-honored processes of letterpress and custom printing while understanding the tastes of the modern customer.
Pickett’s Press is the only stationer still using 100% hand drawn designs. They offer bespoke printing in all traditional print processes- engraving, foil stamping, letterpress- and a modern digital line. Additionally, Kate creates custom monograms, crests and illustrations for gifts, invitations and stationery.
“Each piece of paper is hand-fed through antique presses, which allows for the unique look and character of the products,” says Kate. It is a meticulous, finicky, and at times, pain-staking process, but the result is a thing of beauty. Letterpress is the oldest form of printing available. Pickett’s Press is the only stationer still using 100% hand drawn designs. They offer bespoke printing in all traditional print processes- engraving, foil stamping, letterpress- and a modern digital line.
Pickett’s Press has recently expanded their collection based on the popularity of the motifs, patterns, and illustrations into a full line of home and gift products which are perfect for the Hamptons hostess [see below]. The collection includes: drinkware, games, and tech accessories, making it a full collection of personalized gifts for every occasion.
* For more information please go to: PickettsPress.com