The Many Facets of Foil Stamping

Have you been searching for a new, exciting way to make your printed materials stand out? Have you considered foil stamping for your Des Moines area business? Foil stamping is one of the most beautiful and unexpected ways to add that extra bit of interest to a variety of materials; from direct mail, to business cards, to faux credit cards, catalogs and more. In fact, foil stamping has a variety of uses many business owners and even graphic designers might be unaware of. As experts in print finishing and specialists in foil stamping, we would like to tell you more about the many facets of foil stamping and its many uses.

You’ve more than likely seen foil stamping on paper and card stock. But, do you know that this same technique can be and is often applied to plastic as well? Foil stamping can be used for sample or faux credit cards, reward cards, plastic folders and a variety of other plastic applications. This application of foil stamping lends authenticity and eye-catching beauty to the object or material at hand. Have you seen credit cards with an iridescent detail? We can mimic this! In fact, we offer a variety of foils, including:

  • Holographic foils can be used to transfer a holographic image onto your printed materials.
  • Metallic foils add shimmer and shine and come in a variety of colors.
  • Gloss pigment foils are also available in a variety of colors, but without the shiny, metallic finish.
  • Special effect foils can resemble textures like marble, woodgrain, leather or even pearl-like finishes.
  • Matte foils look great when going for a subtle, classic look.

We also frequently combine foil stamping with a variety of types of embossing. It adds a touch of elegance and pop of shine sure to catch your customer’s or recipient’s eye.

Foil stamping is a budget friendly approach for spicing up business cards, brochures, presentation folders, note cards and so much more. And, research shows that by adding foil stamping or other similar elements, recipients assume your material is of a higher value and quality.

Whatever you’re looking for in foil stamping, we can work to provide it! There are many facets to foil stamping and we would love to tell you more about them. We can even show you a variety of samples to give you an idea of what foil stamping can offer.

Give us a call today at 651-645-6000 or Contact Us and get some more information about the many applications of foil stamping for your Des Moines business. We look forward to working with you!

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