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At American Stationery, we use many types of printing processes, depending on the product you select.

Printing Process:

Thermography - The process involves heat that joins ink and a resin-like powder together. The fusion of the materials results in the appearance of "raised" letters. This printing process is one of the most popular choice for invitations, because of its value and quality of appearance. This is the most affordable print process if you are looking for classic, elegant "raised" printing.

Digital - In digital printing, an image is sent directly to the printer using digital files such as PDFs and those from graphics software such as Illustrator and InDesign. Digital printing is most efficient and cost effective when running small quantities, and the result are beautiful, high quality prints.

Letterpress - Letterpress continues to be one of the hottest trends in stationery.  It's been around for hundreds and hundreds of years. Letterpress is an ancient printing technique that involves printing words or designs with ink while simultaneously debossing the image into thick, soft paper. The letterpress look is elegant, stylish, high-end and nothing short of stunning.

Engraving - The paper is placed on the press face down above the inked plate. It is then printed by pressure coming down on the back of the sheet while the front of the sheet meets with the plate. This "sandwich" effect creates the raised lettering and bruise on the back of the printed paper that are both classic features of engraver.

Foil Stamping -  Printing process that fuses foil to paper. A thin layer of foil is pressed between a piece of paper and a heated die. The image on the die cuts and heats the foil, binding it to the paper. You might be thinking of mylar ballons when you think of the word "foil".  But don't be fooled.  You can find many matte-ink colors such as white or cream, which produces a gorgeous invitation.

Quantities will vary according to each product, but in most cases quantities will refer to how many pieces are in 1 set or box.  So for example, when you see a quantity of "1 = $34.95", it means you will receive 1 box of cards for $34.95.

Mygatsby was one of the pioneers of the "stacked" enclosure cards!  We created these cards specifically so these accessory cards would complement your invitation stylishly yet with function.

Small Enclosure Card: 4.25"x4.50"

  • This card is typically used as a Reception Card, Ceremony Card, Gift Registry or At-Home Card, or for any "simple" information you might be trying to deliver to your guests. 

RSVP card w/ envelope: 4.25"x5.50"

  • RSVP is derived from the French phrase, repondez s'il vous plait, meaning "respond if you please." It is a polite way of requesting a response to the invitation. It allows you to have an accurate guest count and can even help with allowing your guests to choose meal options, or any other information you will require in planning your reception.Mygatsby also nclude your name and return address printed on the envelope (or postcard  for our smaller invitations) to make it easier for invited guests to respond. Traditionally, the sender provides postage, to make it easier for your guests to respond.

Large Enclosure Card: 4.25"x6.50"

  • This card is typically used as a Directions Card, Accommodations Card, or any additional detailed information you might be trying to deliver to your guests. 

Additional Matching Accessories

For flat printing, all ink color choices are included in the cost of your item.  There are no additional charges.

For thermgraphy and letterpress ink colors, the ink color you choose is included in the price of your order.  If you would like to choose a second color for an accessory item (such as wine ink for your card, and black ink for your envelopes), there is an additional charge (see additional charges below).

Pricing for each additional ink color is as follows:

  • 1st ink:  No charge.  Included in price.
  • 2nd ink:  $30.00 one time charge.  This same ink color may be used across all of your invitation ensemble pieces.

For an additional fee of $6 you can get your stationery gift wrapped. Your gift message is included on an attractive gift card.

Best Value! Our Standard Box - Qty 150 Shts 75 Env.

Best Value! Our Standard Box - Qty 150 Shts 75 Env.

Price per Set: $?.??/Set , 1 Set = 150 Sheets And 75 Envelopes

Item # S2
Product Type Envelopes, Sheets
Printing Type Flat/Matte Ink
Size 6" x 7"

Production Time Estimate

5-7 Business Days - Delivery time additional
$?.?? Your Price


A customer favorite for over 85 years, the "standard" by which others are measured. Fine quality, versatility and medium weight paper. An excellent value. Plain second letter sheets also available.

  • Size: 6" x 7"
  • Paper Colors: White or Ivory
  • Ink Colors: Black, Blue, Brown, Hunter Green or Wine
  • Ink Type: Flat
  • Set includes 150 Printed Sheets, 75 Printed Envelopes

Customer Reviews

Nice gift Review by Gigi
I bought as a gift and the received a letter written on the stationery. Very nice and well printed. (Posted on 2/24/2022)
Staple stationery Review by MImi
I love to write notes to friends and loved ones. After moving to a different state I needed some stationery that was a bit more economical. This set certainly met my expectations. The sheets are a little smaller than I thought, but I neglected to check the sizing before ordering. I am thoroughly pleased. (Posted on 6/17/2021)
Classic stationery Review by Sparky
I know that the company has been selling some version of this special approximately forever, but it's suitable for my purposes and the embossing is very nice. Good price, too. (Posted on 5/14/2021)
Excellent Review by Jane
Exactly what i wanted and just as good as what i had before...thanks fir keeping up the quality and classic style of your product.! (Posted on 5/14/2021)
Nice quality & appearance Review by Jim C
I am very happy with my American Stationery note paper and envelopes. This second set was ordered due to an address change. I did learn that it is really important to spend time studying the myriad of types available, to be sure you will be happy with the end result. I am! (Posted on 4/28/2021)
Top Drawer These People at American Stationery Review by Steph
I am very pleased with the value. The printing was 100% accurate and looks great. I appreciate the affordability, too. I searched extensively online and found American Stationery to be the top pick. I also appreciated that they pack their shipments in a corn-based biodegradable "foam" that is awesome for the environment. I respect the company for going to the trouble to do this! Thanks. Hooray for Peru, Indiana! (Posted on 4/15/2021)
love the "long-form" stationery Review by Tim
These longer sheets with addressed envelopes afford the opportunity to handwrite a more substantial note when appropriate. I think of these as time-honored, personally crafted letters. American Stationery products are high quality yet affordable. Once I "tested" a set of notecards, I've purchased several products. (Posted on 2/4/2021)
Elegant, traditional personal stationery Review by Chris
I finally was able to find a source for the simple, personal stationery like my mother (and I) used to use, at a reasonable price. It was easy to choose the font style and size, and there were no errors made in the printing of my name and address. The envelopes are preprinted (on the flap side) so I don't need to use the return address labels from the various charities that are courting me. Now, to make myself sit down and write to people! I used my first letter as a quasi Christmas "card" - I just wrote a short note and holiday wish. (Posted on 12/13/2020)
I'm ver happy with this product. Review by Kay Hall
Very good service and product. (Posted on 9/6/2020)
Loved it! Review by Merilyn
I'm glad you are still around! (Posted on 7/23/2020)
Loved it! Review by Merilyn
I have loved American Stationery since I was very young! I'm so glad you are still around! (Posted on 7/23/2020)
Excellent quality Review by Cat
Great service, timely mailing and excellent quality product! (Posted on 6/27/2020)
Very Pleased Review by Pat
I am so pleased with the stationery. It looks sharp and is just right for informal business correspondence. It was promptly sent too. (Posted on 3/11/2020)
Great Review by customer
The writing paper is beautiful. White paper with blue ink. You do really good woik. (Posted on 3/4/2020)
Completely satisfactory purchase experience. Review by Landshark
Completely satisfactory purchase experience. (Posted on 12/27/2019)
Super Buy, Quality Item Review by Mimi
Sent as a gift. Quality gift (Posted on 10/14/2019)
ok Review by ezra
ok (Posted on 10/12/2019)
great stationary Review by gg
Good value for the money and well worth the effort in my opinion (Posted on 6/21/2019)
Great Value Review by Bruce
This is a great value! (Posted on 4/10/2019)
great gift Review by susie q
This stationary made a very nice gift for a friend who has just moved to a new address (Posted on 3/6/2019)
Great quality and choices Review by Jacqueline
I am thrilled with our new stationery. The paper is of high quality and the ability to choose the font and color made it simple for me to customize. (Posted on 1/29/2019)
Always dependable Review by Jane
I've been using it for years and continue to depend on it. (Posted on 1/25/2019)
like Review by Helen
The paper quality is lovely as is the green ink I chose. (Posted on 12/23/2018)
Stationery Review by nik
Very nice. Looks great! Reasonable price. Arrived very quickly.
I recommend American Stationery. Definitely worth it! (Posted on 12/8/2018)
a 'must' item in my house Review by none
I've had this stationery before and am pleased to have a new box for I felt lost when I ran out of it (Posted on 6/11/2018)
Delighted Review by georgeevans
The Standard Box suits my needs to perfection. (Posted on 2/25/2018)
More than satisfied Review by Babsa
Great service and beautiful stationery. (Posted on 2/16/2018)
Very handsome stationery. Excellent! Review by Keith
Exactly what I wanted. Simple, elegant personal stationery. So pleased with my purchase. (Posted on 2/16/2018)
lovely stationary Review by Kevin
Very happy with the purchase (Posted on 12/23/2017)
Good Review by Okay
Nice product (Posted on 10/15/2017)
Love you guys! Review by Bayou girl
Always precise and what I order at a good price. (Posted on 10/12/2017)
Love you guys! Review by Bayou girl
Always precise and what I order at a good price. (Posted on 10/12/2017)
Decades of satisfaction Review by Cathie Draine
I have been an American Stationery satisfied customer for over 60 years. The stationery went to college with me, was thank you notes for my wedding, moved overseas when we worked there and is still in use as we retired. (Posted on 9/10/2017)
Always accurate Review by Rio
I am happy with the accuracy. I have ordered from American before and it is always a nice product made to my specifications exactly. (Posted on 3/28/2017)
General Service Review by p2wicker
I originally came to this company while in search of traditional products I could no longer find in local stores. I still wanted to send my family hand-written letters, but not on 8-1/2 x 11 paper! I got exactly what I ordered, at a reasonable price, and within the expected delivery time. These days...that's exceptional! I will be a repeat customer! (Posted on 3/3/2017)
great Review by Maggie
Nice quality (Posted on 1/1/2017)
Exactly what I expected! Review by Betty
I have been buying American Stationery for 60 years and have always been satisfied. (Posted on 12/30/2016)
Better than anticipated Review by Joe
Received my order 2 days ago and I am more pleased than I anticipated. The quality of the paper, and the sharpness of the lettering is also better than anticipated. I am extremely pleased. (Posted on 12/11/2016)
Great Products Review by PAdams2359
Great Products, Good Prices and very quick delivery. (Posted on 11/27/2016)
Great service Review by Darach
After I botched the online order, customer service were quick to spot the error, call me and correct. If only all on-line companies were so diligent and good with their customer service. (Posted on 7/7/2016)
Great value Review by Jim
I am well pleased with my order. It was a great value for the price. Thank you. (Posted on 2/25/2016)
Very fine Review by Bettie
I've used your stationery for 64 years. My Mother used it before me, at least since WW II. That should be testimony enough! (Posted on 2/25/2016)
perfect purchase Review by RuthieD
Perfect for when a regular note-card is not enough space. As always a quality product. Thank you (Posted on 2/24/2016)
Excellent quality Review by MW
Bought this as a Christmas gift for my Luddite father, and everything was great. The ink (I chose blue) was bright and the lettering was crisp. Great value for the price. (Posted on 2/24/2016)
Great gift! Review by from LA
My boss was very happy with his personalized stationery. Thank you American Stationery! (Posted on 2/24/2016)
Very happy with product, price and prompt shipping Review by Mag
See above (Posted on 10/18/2015)
good job. Review by barry
good job. (Posted on 9/28/2015)
good job. Review by barry
Good job. (Posted on 9/28/2015)
Great Review by Southiebs
Loved my Stationery Thank you (Posted on 7/18/2015)
excellent work as always Review by YiaYia
My order was a repeat. Love the product. (Posted on 5/17/2015)
awe Review by louis
provides a feeling of good, engaged, professional care - and that is the ideal frame for writing. (Posted on 4/10/2015)
good Review by Connie
The stationery is fine. I would have appreciated more color choices. (Posted on 4/9/2015)
very pleased Review by alison
Very nice paper, beautiful printing. Will be ordering this again ! (Posted on 3/22/2015)
great! Review by Betty
Nice weight paper, clear printing (Posted on 2/28/2015)
Great Value Product Review by The Jake
Solid, inexpensive box of paper. Have bought it two or three times. And will buy more. Not flashy or overbearing. (Posted on 2/25/2015)
i like the note paper. Review by Larry
You guys do good work. i intend to do more business with you. (Posted on 2/17/2015)
very pleased Review by DNstl
We've ordered this stationery before and were so happy that we reordered it again. (Posted on 6/17/2014)
excellent Review by pat
Great quality materials and service yasm3 (Posted on 4/27/2014)
Excellent products Review by jackhammer
There are many wonderful things about the U.S.A. and American Stationery is one of them ! The company has not wavered from producing excellent product for as long as I can remember, and that is many years. it is nice to know that some really good products are still with us. Thank you. (Posted on 4/21/2014)
very pleased Review by Carole
Good quality for the money. Very pleased (Posted on 11/20/2013)

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