Cartalia

Wedding Invitations | Laser Cut Design | Event Cards

Chester, United Kingdom | 5053 Sales

Cartalia

Wedding Invitations | Laser Cut Design | Event Cards

Chester, United Kingdom 5053 Sales On Etsy since 2014

5 out of 5 stars (856)

Announcement   Hello and welcome to our shop !
Here at Cartalia ​we specialise in personalised and one of kind laser-cutting art, letterpress, foil prints & more. With a range of luxury boards and ribbons we are proud to say all of our cards are hand made, and as a result we are able to work with you from consultations with graphic designers to our printing specialists.

Announcement

Last updated on Sep 17, 2018

Hello and welcome to our shop !
Here at Cartalia ​we specialise in personalised and one of kind laser-cutting art, letterpress, foil prints & more. With a range of luxury boards and ribbons we are proud to say all of our cards are hand made, and as a result we are able to work with you from consultations with graphic designers to our printing specialists.

Domenica Francesca Goode

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We Love heart️ when clients share their wedding photos with our stationery . Here our place cards for the lovely couple : Charlotte & Charlie who had a wedding abroad in Spain flag-eaflag-sa
We love to Share some of our new work : with such amazing venues all around this is a new take on the laser cut design : a Romantic Gate in Shimmering gold board old_key
A silver wedding bride_with_veilskin-tone-3 adaption for a custom bride today . We are smitten couplekiss
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About

Hello and welcome to Cartalia Wedding ! We are laser cut specialists, with original designs and completely personalised cards.

Cartalia was born out of love for creative designs and high-end customer service. Established by two sisters, London College of Fashion and University of Oxford graduates respectively, the company aims to blend together traditional printing techniques with cutting edge design, delivering the highest quality of products.

We use the finest Italian materials and laters printing techniques to create cards that will make a lasting impression on all recipients.

Connected to Europe's finest printers and paper manufacturers, we offer personalized consultations and bespoke design propositions that will be able to transform any idea into reality: from wedding invitations to Venue Laser cards or Place Cards & Menu.

Get in touch with us for private requests:
info [!at] cartalia.co.uk

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  • Domenica Francesca Goode

    Owner, Designer

    Hi there, my name is Domenica and started Cartalia back in 2011 when I began my studies at London College of Fashion and wanted to work and express my creativity through the art of print and laser cutting, its been great days ever since !

  • Bryher Barker

    Customer Service

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Last updated on May 17, 2018
Frequently asked questions
Can I personalise samples ?

Please note all of our samples come non-personalised in stock colours to showcase quality of our work, but leave us a note about your wedding theme and we will send you some paper samples free of charge. We can only supply Day Invitations.

If I place my order online will I see it before its printed ?

Once the order is placed, we will always prepare a digital file ( PDF ) proof within 2-3 working days this will be sent to your e-mail address for your approval (once the full balance or a non-refundable £50 deposit has been paid).

You will then be given the chance to make amendments if they are indeed needed prior to your order being sent to production.

Please check all the details thoroughly, particularly the spelling of names and dates.

The proof will display the colours of your order (colours may differ on diffrent devices so do check more than once device).

If they colours do not appear correct then please notify us in our correspondences.

Only once your order has been approved then prodcution will begin.

Can I personalise the cards / have any text & layout ?

Yes. Wording, cover paper, insert paper, ribbon colour. Everything. Please note we accommodate bespoke and semi-bespoke orders at additional cost. Simply email us with any further details or add a note to Cartalia at checkout.

I've found an invitation I like, Can this be used for day and night guests, but with the wording changed?

Yes. Most of our invitations can be used as both Day and Evening invites, with different wording in one and the other. Some designs have their own Evening design, in which case you can order either one. Please note we do have to have an order min of 30 units.

If I paid a deposit when is full payment made?

Full payment is requested when you have approved your PDF. Please note we will only send the order to printers upon full payment.

What is a hard proof ?

Hard proof is a physical copy of your chosen design with full customisation specified during design process. It is a printed simulation of what your final design will look like.
Please note that a non-refundable fee of £25 will apply for this service. We don't offer hard proofs for non-paper items such as books, frames.

How long will the hard proof take to arrive?

How long will the hard proof take to arrive?

Please allow up to 5-7 working days for the production of your hard proof + 4 days shipping depending on location and delivery service chosen.

Do you know approximately what the printing timescale and delivery will be? Also, can my order be delayed?

After approval of digital proof we require 10 full working days production. Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm

Delivery will be between 3-5 days within the EU and 5-7 Outside of the EU.

Please note that we are not responsible for the time the delivery takes so please be sure to include this in your timeline before ordering. Delivery is exclusive of the 10 working days we ask for production.

Please Note: Orders can become delayed during any time of the prodcution timeline due to busy period and the restocking of items.

Can you confirm the postage service that you use please? I just need to know If these will need signing for?

Samples are sent out via Royal Mail 1st Class Large Letter. No signage needed.
Personalised Orders are dispatched by Royal Mail, DPD , UPS or DHL depending on delivery service chosen for your parcel. It will need signing for.
Rush orders are shipped via overnight DHL 24h delivery. It will need signing for.

Please Note: Delivery can not be made over the weekend. The couriers only provide services Monday - Friday

Where is my order, you said it would be with me in 10 days?

Once we receive your approval we then send your artworks over to the production team.

We require 10 FULL working days to complete your order. Please note that this is exclusive of weekends and bank holidays. This means your 10 working days will start on the next full working day from your approval.

The 10 working days is not inclusive of delivery, rather solely for the production of your order. The shipment of your order will happen only once the 10 working days are complete.

On the eleventh working day from your approval, your order will then be marked and shipped.

We will provide you with a tracking number for you to be able to track your parcel to your door.