1819 E. Beverly Rd.

Milwaukee, WI 53211

Tel: (414) 962-2542

Crane's Wedding Showcase

Crane & Co., the well-known wedding paper company, offers multiple catalog albums of fine engraved wedding invitations to choose from. We carry all of the Cranes Wedding catalog albums. Any item found in one of these books can be ordered from us with a substantial discount off the retail price.

Crane's Classic Weddings Album

There are five popular sizes of traditional wedding papers in pearl white or ecru color

Royalty Size - 6 3/16" x 8 7/8" "Formal, luxurious, very popular"

  • Comes either as a plain folder or as a heavy card
  • A triple-panel raised border is available
  • A card with a single beveled panel is available
  • Available as a card with rounded corners and a gilded or silver beveled edge
  • Extra heavy 6-ply card available

Embassy Size - 5 1/2" x 7 1/2" "A size for all occasions"

  • Comes either as a plain folder or as a heavy card
  • A triple-panel raised border is available
  • A single panel folder is available
  • Available in gilded or silver-edged cards with rounded corners
  • Available in silver-bordered cards in white
  • Comes in a hand made paper sheet
  • Available in a heavy 6-ply card with a tied ribbon
  • Available as a French-Fold (double folded) sheet

Marquis Size - 6 3/4" x 6 3/4" "Modern, chic, simple"

  • A square card either plain or with a large 1 1/4" raised panel
  • Available with either a blue or bisque interior panel

Tiverton Size - 4 5/8" x 6 1/8" "Graceful and intimate scale"

  • Available as a plain or paneled folder
  • Available in a double size sheet which is folded into a Tiverton envelope

Kensington Size - 4 3/16" x 8 3/8" "Long, slim, elegant"

  • A vertical card either white or ecru
  • A ribbon is tied at the waist in colors to match an envelope liner

Wedding Invitations & Announcements I Album

This new collection replaces the old Bliss Wedding album and features the latest in Crane's craftsmanship.

Highlights are:

  • New Paper Colors
  • New Ribbons
  • New Lettering Styles
  • New Custom Motifs
  • Expanded Motif Collection
  • Pocket Folders
  • Decorative Bands
  • All of the processes: Engraving, Letterpress, Thermography, Blind Embossing, Flat and Digital Printing

Letterpress Wedding Invitations

Crane & Co. is pleased to announce the release of their new Letterpress Wedding album. For years discerning invitation buyers had to go to great distances to find the unique quality of letterpress designs. Now Crane's has made this an easy one-stop process that includes all the necessary accessory items as well. Whether your tastes are traditional or more contemporary, this album has many invitations to choose from.

Some of the highlights include:

  • Lettra Crane's paper made especially for letterpress impression. It has the feel of fabric and the look of handmade paper.
  • Special Letterpress Ink Colors. There are 17 colors to choose from with 4 being new formulations to compliment the various paper colors.
  • Bleed Motifs that recede off the stock edge. These may be custom ordered to serve as frames for your copy.
  • New Envelope Linings made to especially match new colors and inks.
  • Coasters that continue your themed wedding throughout the reception.

Samples are available upon request. Since each wedding is unique, for an accurate quote we ask you to submit a request by email or phone. We offer substantial discount on the Crane's line as well as other manufacturers of wedding papers.