Our work is custom and made to order. Below are general pricing points, please get in touch if you’d like a personalised proposal. All prices are in New Zealand dollars. Pricing may change without notice.

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Custom Invitation & Design

Wedding invitations

Custom calligraphy wedding invitation design has a minimum spend of $650 which includes custom digitised calligraphy, design fees, and a base digital print fee. Invitations are bespoke, made to order, so you can place an order for details you require and that fit your ideal spend. Pricing depends on quantity, paper type, and print finish. We offer digital printing, letterpress and foil stamp. Email us to get a personalised proposal.

Our current production schedule for custom invitation design is 8-10 weeks. We can sometimes accommodate a shorter timeframe, get in touch to find out about our availability.

Speciality embellishments

If you are after special finishing touches for your invitation suite, please contact us for specific pricing. We offer silk ribbon, wax seals, twine and thread, speciality envelopes and speciality paper as add ons to custom invitations.

Custom Wax Seal

Custom wax seal design - available only with custom wedding invitations.

Spot Calligraphy & Calligraphy Logos

We create digitised calligraphy for commercial and personal use. Please enquire if you’d like your name, business name, or specific words digitally created.

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Ceremony & Reception Decor

Place Cards & Escort Cards

Cardstock - starting at $3 each
Handmade paper - starting at $4.25 each

Price includes calligraphy on our in-house paper


Cardstock or handmade paper - please enquire for pricing

Wedding Signage

Seating charts

Mirror or acrylic starting at $375
Printed starting at $125

Welcome signs

Mirror or acrylic starting at $175
Printed starting at $125

Custom Signs

Please enquire if you have an idea and would like a proposal.

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Wedding Envelopes

Calligraphy Envelope Addressing

Starts at $5.50 per envelope

Digitally Printed Envelopes

Main envelope (front) starting at $150
Main envelope return (back) starting at $90
Reply envelope (front) starting at $120

Letterpress Envelopes

Return address or reply envelope address - starting at $250

Foil Stamping Envelopes

Return address or reply envelope address - starting at $280

Envelopes sold separately.

We source a variety of wedding envelopes made from cotton, premium cardstock, and handmade paper with a variety of flaps including pointed euro flaps.