Crane’s beautifully painted borders have been a longstanding tradition, adding rich color to the outside edges of our notes and cards. For this signature treatment, papers are painted with custom-made brushes by highly skilled artisans.
Gilding is created by applying a thin layer of gold leaf to the four outer edges of thick stationery. This technique is most commonly used to create an exquisite invitation for a wedding or other very special occasion.
For this elegant detail, colored ink is applied by hand to the four outer edges of thick stationery. This treatment is most often used on personalized stationery, business cards and invitations to add just the right pop of color.