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who we are My name is Sara McNally. My husband Brad and I founded Constellation & Co. (and our marriage) in 2009 with a gocco printing kit and a table-top Kelsey press in a spare bedroom. We rented our first studio space and bought our Chandler & Price platen press in 2011. We’ve been putting one foot in front of the other ever since.

our studio Every day I walk into the studio, flip the light switch, tie my apron, and get to work. The studio is a special space—it is the fruition of a lot of dreams and hopes and hard work. It’s a place that feels like home. It’s a place infused with heritage. Our building is rich with history—it’s ornate and strong, built in the wave of new construction after the 1889 Seattle fire. I love the exposed brick, the aged wood floors, and the huge window with the natural light it lets in. But what I love most are the possibilities that this place holds. This is where I do what I love—and every day here is a blessing. We take this blessing seriously. Our work is truly a manifestation of our philosophy: to use ink and paper to connect people.

old school We bring old school to another level. This is Gutenberg. This is the eighteenth century. This is corsets and petticoats and embroidery. Our equipment is time-tested and well-worn, but we have restored everything with love—from rust and grime back to pristine printing condition. All of our presses are foot or hand powered and completely hand fed. Each sheet of paper goes through the press one at a time, and once through for each color printed. Same goes for type setting and image making. We use traditional wood and lead type and carefully hand set one letter at a time. Many of our pieces feature one of my hand-carved wood engravings. To say this is a labor of love is an understatement— but we wouldn’t have it any other way.


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It’s all about relationships. A card is sweet in its sentiment and simplicity. It’s a gift, and giving is good—good for relationship. Good for the giver and for the receiver. Giving is essential to life, not for its extravagance, but for showing our

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loved ones we know, we care, we watch, and we listen.


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behind the scenes The wonderful Dorothy Huynh was our photographer for this catalog, and we couldn’t have had more fun. We were super-fortunate to have Dorothy as one of our interns at the studio, and after a few months of working with her, we knew she would be the perfect person to shoot the catalog. We love her work. Her rich and heartfelt visual style was exactly what we wanted. It was so much fun to visit our friends across the city, shooting in their homes (and on their docks), and hanging out. Our work is so much about life here in Seattle that we wanted to include as much of the city as possible in our catalog. And not just the landmarks— the places where life really happens. The beautiful, personal places where people are home and relationships are built. So sit back, sip something “craft,” and enjoy a tour of the places we love in Seattle. We cherished these moments as they were happening, and we hope that our love for the city and its people comes through on every page.


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the journey is sweeter with you by my side We’re meant to live life together. It’s about holding hands and walking side-by-side. It’s about chatting over a hot Americano and splitting a freshly baked pastry. When we journey through this life together, we get to share in each other’s joy—and that is truly the sweetest.

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This tender typographic pair is letterpress printed with

packaged in a compostable clear sleeve. Art print

hand-set lead type and a vintage anchor printer’s block.

is packaged with a recycled chipboard backer.

Both read: “The journey is sweeter with you by my side.” The card’s interior is blank for your message and includes

Two Paper & Format Options:

a coordinating black envelope. The print is a flat art piece,

1. Kraft A7 Card with Black Envelope

letterpress printed on a one-of-a-kind map section.

2. Flat Art Print on Map Section, 5” x 7”

Special location requests are encouraged! We source vintage atlases for your store’s city and/or state. Sold individually,

you’re my favorite dream come true We all dream about the perfect person. We long for a compliment and a confidant. Someone with whom to roam, to wander, to laugh, and to cry. If you’ve found your dream come true, tell them. The mundane distracts us. We wash the dishes, take out the trash, punch the time card, and turn out the lights. Don’t forget the person you dreamed about.

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words of love. Sold individually in a compostable clear sleeve. Paper & Envelope: White Card with Kraft Envelope Size: Folded A7 Card, 5" x 7"

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northwest is best We’re not the first ones to say it, but the statement rings true: Northwest is best. There’s ocean, and mountains, and coffee, and flannel, and sunshine, and misty rain, and craft beer, and…we could go on. There is so much to see, savor, and explore, and this card represents just that. The Pacific Northwest is a special place, and it’d be an injustice to live here, or even visit, without recognizing (and experiencing!) the beauty of the region.

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This celebration of Northwest life is letterpress printed with

Paper & Envelope:

hand- set lead type and an original illustration. The card’s front

Kraft Card with Moss Green Envelope

reads, “Northwest is Best” and the interior is blank for your

Size: Folded 4bar Card, 3 1/2" x 4 7/8"

message. Sold individually, packaged in a compostable clear sleeve.

you are home to me print Home conjures different things for different people, but generally, home is a special place. It’s where you hang your hat…it’s where your heart is. When someone is home to you, they are comfortable; they are generous; they are warm and engaging; and most importantly, they know you well—they tread gently through the hallways of your heart and make themselves at home. 2

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you are home

This heartfelt typographic print is letterpress printed with

Four Paper Options:

vintage wood type and an antique printer’s block. The print’s

2. Unique Map Section, 3. Bright Red Card Stock

front reads: “You are home to me.” Special location requests

4. White Cotton Paper, 5. Recycled Chipboard

are encouraged! We source vintage atlases for your store’s city

Size: Flat Art Print, 8" x 10" (Easy to frame!)

and/or state. Packaged in a clear sleeve with an eco-friendly

Note: Each map section will be different.

recycled chipboard backer.

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northwest icons bag We’re so wild about the Northwest (did you see our Northwest is Best card?), we decided to use the same print on these cute little bags. They are perfect for gift-giving, but they can also store your favorite trinkets: seashells from Golden Gardens, rocks smoothed over by the waves in Elliott Bay, or even a handful or two of peanuts to bring to a Sounders game.

cotton drawstring bag

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great for gift wrapping! size: 5 x 7

This northwest inspired cotton drawstring bag is letterpress

Fabric:

printed on our historic iron handpress with moss green ink.

Off-white cotton with red thread at the top

Perfect for gift wrapping, storing small things, wedding and

Size: Outer: 5” x 7”

party favors, etc.

(Fits items that are 4” x 6” or smaller.)

near or far, you’re always in my heart Love knows no distance. If you’re 2,000 miles apart or just around the corner at the office, those you love are held dear. This globe is a reminder that whether you are near or far, you keep your loved ones close—in a place where oceans, mountains, and miles make no difference.

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own words of love. Sold individually in a compostable clear sleeve. Paper & Envelope: Soft White Card with Black Envelope Size: Folded 4bar Card, 3 1/2" x 4 7/8"

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our life in seattle This city is home to me in a way I couldn’t have predicted. Five years later, I’m still homesick when we leave and giddy when we return home. There’s nowhere in the world like Seattle. Brad and I visited Seattle with some comrades from college for the first time as “just friends” during our junior year. It was January, so naturally it was cold and rainy. And to us…it was perfect. We’re both from smallish suburban hometowns, and this was our first trip to a “big city” without our families. We were mystified at every turn by the sights, the shops, the people, the architecture, and the design sense of this city. Shortly after that trip we started dating, and neither of us stopped feeling a little homesick for Seattle until we returned. Our next trip to Seattle during our senior year included dinner at Sky City (the restaurant on top of the Space Needle) and Brad on one knee. As the restaurant slowly spun and we watched the city go by, he told me that this was our city and he wanted to spend his life here, with me. Naturally, we loaded up the car with essentials (clothes, snacks, and our first tabletop printing press) and hit the road for Seattle just weeks after graduation. This city is home to me in a way I couldn’t have predicted. Five years later, I’m still homesick when we leave and giddy when we return home. There’s nowhere in the world like Seattle. It fits us like a glove. This is where we’ve planted our feet, started our careers, grown our business, and made lifelong friends. This is where we’ll raise our kids. This is where we’ll grow old. This city—water and mountains, gold rush and mid-century modern, large yet small—it’s home.


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hello from rain city It’s no secret Seattle is a rainy place, but it’s not all gray and gloom. The Rain City has a lot to offer, even in the midst of a constant drizzle. So maybe it’s 80 and sunny in California. That gets old.

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Send this ironic greeting and embrace the rain! Available as a folded

Two Options:

greeting card or a flat postcard. The front of both reads, “Hello

1. White Card with Navy Envelope

from Rain City.” Folded card is printed with navy blue ink on a

2. 100% Recycled Chipboard Postcard

white card, with a blank interior. Postcard is printed with black ink

Size: 4bar, 3 1/2" x 4 7/8"

on 100% recycled chipboard and the back has lines for an address and the word “postcard.” Sold single, packaged in a clear sleeve.

hello seattle It’s probably already clear how much we love Seattle. This city is just fantastic. The ocean and the city. The coffee and the beer. The rain and the sunshine. There’s nowhere we like more. Hello, Seattle!

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hello seattle postcard size: 4 x 6

Skip the tacky and send this artful postcard instead! The postcard’s

Paper: 100% Recycled Chipboard Stock

front reads, “Hello Seattle,” and the back reads “a postcard for

Size: 4" x 6" (Easy to frame!)

you.” Printed on 100% recycled post-consumer content chipboard with wood type and an original linoleum carving. Sold individually, packaged in a compostable clear sleeve.

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jenny & mike’s lakeside place I’ll never forget the night Jenny sat down next to me, introduced herself, and said, “I want to be your intern.” I love her candidness—she knows what she wants and asks for it in such a winning manner that you can’t help but say yes. I went on to design the invitations for her wedding to Mike, and they were the perfect clients—encouraging, excited, and eager to try out my ideas. I knew that we just had to be friends! Jenny is an incredibly talented photographer and was an amazing intern. Camera always in hand, she snapped fabulous photos of our studio and processes and was an awesome sounding board for all my crazy ideas. She has been an absolute joy and encouragement since the day I met her. When I had the idea to do photo shoots throughout the city, I thought of Mike and Jenny right away. They live a badass Northwest life. They ride motorcycles, go camping, shoot photos in gorgeous locations, and live in a nautical lakeside apartment that is so them. The evening we spent capturing these photos and sipping whiskey on the dock will not soon be forgotten.


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It’s all about life. Life shouldn’t just happen to you. You’re meant to live it, to experience

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the joys and the sorrows and everything in between to the fullest.


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treehouse point There’s something so enchanting about treehouses. They harken to childhood and that remarkable ability we had to escape to somewhere more magical. They’re the perfect place to dream, plan, and connect with the people we love. Isn’t that what we love about stationery, too? Treehouse Point is located in a forest beside the picturesque Raging River in Issaquah, Washington. It’s a rustic bed and breakfast, featuring six custom, hand-built treehouses! It’s the perfect place to turn off technology, escape everyday stress, and enjoy the Pacific Northwest. Brad and I spent the night there to celebrate finishing this collaboration. It was simply amazing. Treehouse, hot tea, relaxation? Yes. Treehouse craftsman, Pete Nelson, and his wife, Judy, share a vision of connecting people through personal encounters with trees and nature. The Nelson family owns and operates Treehouse Point, as well as Nelson Treehouse and Supply, where they offer consulting, design, and building of custom treehouses. Their Animal Planet TV show, Treehouse Masters, is in its second season. They’re busy folks! This series of gifts features each of Treehouse Point’s six gorgeous treehouses. Each card and book is the perfect way to escape for a moment into a treehouse state of mind. It’s been a joy to collaborate with the Nelsons and Treehouse Point. I’m excited to share this series with you!


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treehouse point notecards Our visit to Treehouse Point was momentous—perfectly timed, picturesque, and peaceful. These cards represent our ability to escape and to dream and to live. They also reflect whimsy of what it’s like to play high up in the trees, protected from the bustle below, full of wonder, imagination, and carefree delight. The Treehouse Point products, like many of our cards and prints, are anytime pieces. Use them as personal stationery or the place to store your dreams and visions for the future.

boxed set of six

great gift item

size: 4bar

Each card is letterpress printed by hand in 3 colors on kraft card stock. Each of the six designs are blank inside for your personal

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message and include coordinating envelopes. (Also available as single cards - see next page for details.) Paper & Envelopes: Kraft Cards with Moss Green and Sage Green Envelopes Size: Folded 4bar Card, 3 1/2" x 4 7/8"

treehouse point notebooks & sketchbooks A good sketchbook is like a good friend - always there for you, right when you need it. Open and ready with a clean page to bear your thoughts, dreams, and fears. It reminds you of the good times and helps you through the tough ones. The relationship between person, pen, and paper is important.

six designs

great gift item

These pocket or purse-sized books are perfect for keeping your peaceful thoughts no matter where you happen to be. Each book has a professionally bound text block of 120 cream colored pages. Each of the six designs are available as sketchbooks (blank pages) or notebooks (lined pages). The covers are letterpress printed by hand in three colors. The six books bear the same illustrations as the six cards, but in vertical. (See the next page for all six designs.) Paper: Kraft Card Stock Cover with Cream Interior Pages Size: Pocket Sized Books, 3 1/2” x 5 1/4”

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burl Built around a huge fir tree, the Burl sits high above the forest floor and is reached by an impressively long bridge. I like to daydream about sitting in leather chairs on the private balcony and letting the world fend for itself.

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nest This cute and cozy spot is just the right size for a snuggly weekend. You can grab a book and a sweetie and act like birds. It’s been said that the Nest has the most comfortable bed of all the treehouses - a fact we’ll have to test and get back to you.

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trillium Sixteen feet high in a giant cedar tree, this two-story tree house blows my mind a little bit. The downstairs is a cozy sitting room with two chairs that look out into the forest. Up the ladder is a queen-sized bed for good nights of sleep. When can we move in?

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treehouse: nest notebook: 77606l sketchbook: 77605u single card: 17632m

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deck for enjoying the forest year-round. I love the way the staircase curves around the tree. It’s whimsical in the best way!

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upper pond This treehouse is the first one we stayed the night in. Climbing the ladder is like leaving the world behind. It’s the perfect place for a cup of tea and a book. We’d live there if we could!

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temple of the blue moon I love the iconic swinging bridge you cross to enter this picturesque house. It was the first on the Treehouse Point property and is definitely special.

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our you & me series You are patient with me, encourage me, amaze me, mean the world to me, complete me, always impress me, take care of me, surprise me, are home to me, and I adore you. I designed the first (and very limited) edition of “You & Me” for a local art show with a love letters theme soon after Brad and I got married. During the design process, I tried for days to think of the right words to say. It was quite a challenge. How does one put into words the kind of love that I’ve found with my Brad? That long-awaited, unexpected, best friend-become-spouse, always and forever love? After lots of failed flowery attempts, lots of silly, ridiculous tries at cleverness...this simple list is what I came up with. And five years later, those words are even more tried and true than they were then. Today, I’m humbled and happy to share that in these last few years, thousands of people have used my words to share love with their someone. This is the epitome of success for me—that my heartfelt words have been shared and cherished, used to bring people closer together. I started this company and continue to work hard to grow it because I believe in the power of the written and printed word in people’s lives. Today, I want to give my thanks to everyone who has purchased one of these cards or prints. Thanks for sharing your life with us. We’ve loved sharing our life with you.

the you and me card We’ve seen this card used for so many different occasions! Proposals, weddings, anniversaries, birthdays, boring Tuesdays, even Mother’s or Father’s Day! We stand firmly behind this card. It’s our best seller! Letterpress printed with vintage wood type.

best seller!

wood type

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plenty of space for your own words of love.

Paper & Envelope Options: 1. Recycled Kraft Card with Black Envelope 2. Recycled Kraft Card with Red Envelope Size: Folded A7 Card, 5” x 7”

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wood type

great gift

easy to frame

Letterpress printed with vintage wood type. Packaged in a

Paper Options:

compostable clear sleeve with a recycled chipboard backer.

1. Red Card Stock with Silver Ink

Print reads: “YOU are patient with, encourage, amaze, take

2. Navy Blue Card Stock with Silver Ink

care of, surprise, are home to ME, And I Adore You.”

3. 100% Cotton Bright White Paper with Black Ink

Size: Flat Art Print, 8" x 10"

5. Pool Blue Card Stock with Black Ink

Super easy to frame and makes a great gift!

6. Strawberry Pink Card Stock with Black Ink

4. 100% Recycled Chipboard Paper with Black Ink

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It’s all about taking the time. Don’t miss the opportunity to do something for the people you love. Don’t let things go unsaid. Write the note, mail the surprise, take the time to show them they’re important. next page

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let’s snuggle We know not everyone loves to snuggle, but for those who do, this is your card. Let it remind the one you love about what it’s like to curl up on the couch in front of a fire, or a movie, or just in front of the window watching the world unfold.

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hand-set type size: 4bar

This coy invitation is letterpress printed with hand-set lead

Paper & Envelope Options:

type and a vintage printer’s block. The card’s front reads, “Let’s

1. Soft White Card with Recycled Kraft Envelope

Snuggle” and the interior is blank for your words of affection.

2. Kraft Card with Sage Green Envelope

Sold individually, packaged in a compostable clear sleeve.

Size: Folded 4bar Card, 3 1/2" x 4 7/8"

i like you There is something universal about this card. It’s for Dad. For Mom. For your favorite co-worker or your best friend. So often we forget to tell that special person that we like them. So do it. This way. It’s simple, yet profound. It’s youthful, but timeless. I like you…

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folded card hand-set type size: 4bar

This timeless thought is letterpress printed with hand-set lead

Paper & Envelope Options:

type and a vintage printer’s block. The card’s front reads,

3. Soft White Card with Kraft Envelope

“I like you” and the interior is blank for your message. Sold

4. Kraft Card with Sage Green Envelope

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our very own space trilogy We love space—Doctor Who, Star Wars, Star Trek. You name it, and we’ve probably seen it (and obsessively love it). This series is inspired by our affinity for the mysteries of space and is made especially for your favorite nerd.

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Spread the love with this nerdy trio! Letterpress printed with hand-set lead type and stars printed in metallic silver. Three different sayings to choose from. Each card’s interior is blank for your message to the stars.

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to the future

Sold single, packaged in a compostable clear sleeve. Paper: White Card with Navy Blue Envelope Size: Folded 4bar Card, 3 1/2" x 4 7/8"

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library cards Libraries are special places. I love walking through the stacks, scanning the book bindings and pulling them out to browse. These cards are cute and flirty and bound to put a smile on your book-lover’s face.

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happy birthday! (sorry i’m overdue)

boxed set of 6 2 of each design

Lined sections on the front and back of these fun flat

Available single (packaged in a clear sleeve) or in

cards allow room for your personal message. Each card is

a boxed set of six cards (two of each design).

letterpress printed on bright white card stock, enclosed in an old school manilla check out card sleeve, and includes

Paper: White Card, Manila Sleeve, Red Envelope

a bold red mailing envelope.

Size: Flat 4bar Card, 3" x 4 7/8"

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jon & paige’s ballard house Our friends Jon and Paige are the coolest. They came to Seattle via Phoenix, and we met them soon after they relocated to the Pacific Northwest. Jon happens to be a rock star designer with a large Twitter following, and Brad was one of his faithful followers. Knowing Jon and Paige were new to Seattle, Brad invited them to dinner at our house. They agreed and thus began a lovely friendship. The world really is small sometimes. Not long after our first dinner, Jon went from friend to co-worker when he hired Brad to work with him at a local start-up design firm. The two of them are a lot alike: quiet, careful with words, and nerdy to the core. Paige and I bonded over our many eccentricities, like our appreciation for old men & old things, and our love for telling long, drawn out stories about mundane events. One night while out for dinner, I told Jon about my desire to get a tattoo. I’d thought about it for years, but always hesitated to make an appointment. “Let’s go right now,” he said. I said, “yes!” So with the moral support of Brad, Jon, and Paige, I went for it—and I’m so glad I did. I suppose you could say those two made their mark! We loved spending time at their beautifully curated house (once featured on Design Sponge!) with Sam and Molly their sweet, cuddly, and large dogs. They’ve since moved away from Seattle, and we miss them terribly!


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bookworm We’ll take that as a compliment. Our Bookworm card is a celebration of books—ones with pictures, ones with poetry, and every other kind in between. Whether you prefer your books online or off (we appreciate the well-worn pages of a favorite book, but nothing beats the convenience of our Kindle!), celebrate your nerdiness. Celebrate the written word, storytelling, and surprise endings.

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This celebration of books is letterpress printed with hand-set wood

Paper & Envelope:

type and a printer’s block. The card’s front reads, “Bookworm” and

Kraft Card with Red Envelope

the interior is blank for your message or a quote from a good book.

Size: Folded 4bar Card, 3 1/2" x 4 7/8"

Sold individually, packaged in a compostable clear sleeve.

independence, sweet independence We never want to take our independence for granted. Yeah, this country is imperfect. There are inequalities and injustices. We’ll probably never get it right. But let’s not forget the awesome freedoms we do have, ones that millions of people don’t have.

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hand-set type size: 4bar

This celebration of patriotism is letterpress printed with hand-set

Paper & Envelope:

lead type and a vintage printer’s block. The card’s front reads,

Soft White Card with Kraft Envelope

“Independence, sweet independence!” and the interior is blank for your message. Sold single, packaged in a compostable clear sleeve.

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i do, me too Weddings are about tradition. Something blue, bouquets, vows, and wedding parties are all part of that. Another sweet wedding tradition is when the bride and groom exchange last minute gifts. Sometimes, it’s jewelry and other times it’s a simple handwritten note. Use this cute card to write your soon-to-be-spouse a quick note before the wedding! Your bride- or groom-to-be will love it.

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i do, me too

hand-set type size: 4bar

This celebration of marriage is letterpress printed with hand set lead

Paper & Envelope:

type and an original illustration. The card’s front reads, “I do, me

White Card with Black Envelope

too” and the interior is blank for your words of love. Sold single,

Size: Folded 4bar Card, 3 1/2" x 4 7/8"

packaged in a compostable clear sleeve.

love is eternal In the fall of 1852, Abraham Lincoln gave his new bride, Mary, a wedding ring inscribed with the words, “A.L. to Mary, Nov. 4, 1842. Love is Eternal.” This is a wood engraving inspired by Lincoln’s promise to his wife. She stood by him through a war, the death of a child, and even his assassination. Their marriage teaches us an important thing: our circumstances don’t define us - our relationships do.

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love is eternal

hand-set type size: 4bar

This reminder of the Lincolns’ love is great both for giving and for

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framing. It is letterpress printed by hand from a hand-carved wood

Soft White Card with Black Envelope

engraving that bears the words: “love is eternal.” The interior

Size: Folded 4bar Card, 3 1/2" x 4 7/8"

of the card is blank for your words of eternal love. Sold single, packaged in a compostable clear sleeve.

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wood engraving Wood engraving is a printmaking technique in which an image is carved into an end grain block of wood with sharp metal tools. The image is inked and printed using pressure, much like the letterpress printing process. Dating back to the 15th century, wood engraving is the perfect historic complement to wood and lead type. For my birthday one year, Brad gave me unlimited wood engraving lessons. My teacher, Carl Montford, is absolutely a master of his craft, and I am honored to call him mentor and friend. He was the “matchmaker” who brought us together with the seller of our first press, and he even helped us move the press into our studio, which was not an easy task! Carl is an absolute treasure to the Seattle letterpress community. But more that that, he’s like family to us. I’ve fallen in love with the historic craft of engraving. It’s infinitely satisfying to see my ideas become sketches, then printing blocks, then beautiful letterpress prints. Wood engraving and printing on the iron handpress give me new opportunities to express myself, to experiment, and to create in a new medium. Letterpress and wood engraving? A match made in history!


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thanks for bearing with me When we made the trek from Florida to Seattle, we did it in epic road trip style. This is a wood engraving, inspired by a photo we took while on our cross country trip. One of the trip’s highlights was a drive-through animal sanctuary in Montana. We sent home a video from the trip - but our families didn’t enjoy the two hours of baby bear video footage nearly as much as we did! Bear with me...punny, yes, but a sincere sentiment.

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Who doesn’t love a snuggly baby bear? This card features

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an original hand-carved wood engraving, printed along

White Card with Black Envelope

with vintage hand-set lead type. Sold individually, packaged

Size: Folded A7, 5” x 7”

in a compostable clear sleeve.

you’ll always have a place in my herd Bison once roamed the vast grasslands of North America in massive herds, grazing on the short, seasonal prairie grass and keeping close together for protection and to raise their young. This tongue-in-cheek bison card is for those in your inner circle—your herd, so to speak—who you do every day with: that coffee date, the couple who hosted the dinner party, or your friend who did you that really, really big favor. Let them know they’re like kin.

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hand-set type size: a7

This card features an original hand-carved wood engraving,

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printed along with vintage hand-set lead type. Sold single,

White Card with Black Envelope

packaged in a compostable clear sleeve.

Size: Folded A7, 5" x 7"

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you’re my girl This is a simple anytime card. She’s precious to you, and close to your heart. Tell her. Often. Sometimes she just needs to know that she’s your girl. (Brad reminds me all the time, and I love it!)

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hand-set wood type and a vintage heart printer’s block.

1. Kraft Card with Blossom Pink Envelope

The card’s front reads, “You’re My Girl” and the interior

2. Strawberry Pink Card with Kraft Envelope

is blank for your message. Sold individually, packaged

Size: Folded A7 Card, 5" x 7"

in a compostable clear sleeve.

you’re my favorite This is one of our favorites (no pun intended). The “You’re My Favorite” card is for anyone—friend, lover, parent, sibling. At any time—birthday, holiday, or just because.

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with hand-set wood type and a vintage printer’s block.

3. Kraft Card with Black Envelope

The card’s front reads, “You’re My Favorite” and the

4. Pool Blue Card with Kraft Envelope

interior is blank for your message. Sold individually,

Size: Folded A7 Card, 5" x 7"

packaged in a compostable clear sleeve.

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colin & lauren’s home This sweet mid-century modern home in the Beacon Hill neighborhood of Seattle is home to the Day family: Colin, Lauren, and their sons, Jonah and Simon. Colin is a graphic designer and was one of the first people we met when we arrived in Seattle. We were bright-eyed and bushy-tailed recent grads looking for design jobs, and Colin kindly took Brad out to coffee and introduced him to other members of the design community. Colin and Lauren have been really good friends to us these past five years. We’ve spent many evenings on their couch and around their fire pit in the backyard. They’ve walked with us through marriage scuffles, big decisions, and life in general. I think their home is the perfect representation of their entire family, both parents and kids. Everything in their home reflects their personal style: classically modern and put together—but colorful, welcoming, and inspiring. It was a joy to spend the afternoon taking photos in their beautiful home, just as it’s been a joy to get to know them. People say Seattle has a “freeze,” keeping folks apart—but friends like the Day family prove it’s a myth!


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you are home to me Home conjures different things for different people, but generally, home is a special place. It’s where you hang your hat and where your heart is. When someone is home to you, they are comfortable; they are generous; they are warm and engaging; and most importantly, they know you well.

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This celebration of home sweet home is letterpress printed

Paper & Envelope Options:

with hand-set lead type and a vintage printer’s block. The

1. Soft White Card with Pool Blue Envelope

card’s front reads, “You are home to me” and the interior is

2. Recycled Kraft Card with Black Envelope

blank for your message. Sold individually, packaged in

Size: Folded 4bar Card, 3 1/2" x 4 7/8"

a compostable clear sleeve.

i like you There is something universal about this card. It’s for Dad. For Mom. For your favorite co-worker or your best friend. So often we forget to tell that special person that we like them. So do it. This way. It’s simple, yet profound. It’s youthful, but timeless. I like you…

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I LIKE YOU

This timeless thought is letterpress printed with antique wood

Paper: Navy Blue Card with Pool Blue Envelope

type on a non-traditional size. The card’s front reads, “I like

Size: Flat #10 Card, 3 7/8" x 9 1/4"

you” and the back is blank for your message. Sold single, packaged in a compostable clear sleeve.

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mother’s day cards Who are we without our moms? They teach us, sing to us, care for our needs and care about our lives. Whether your mom carried you for 9 months, adopted you into her life, or carries the title on an honorary basis, she deserves a thank you. Mail her this one- or even better, give it to her with a hug!

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These odes to mom are letterpress printed with hand-set wood

Paper & Envelope:

type and vintage printer’s blocks. Each card’s interior is blank

Soft White Card with Kraft Envelope

for your message to mom. Sold individually, packaged in a

Size: Folded 4bar Card, 3 1/2" x 4 7/8"

compostable clear sleeve.

my mom-ccountant I have the distinct pleasure of working with my mom here at Constellation & Co. She’s been with us every step of the way, making sure our “books” are well cared for. When my family moved to Washington State from Florida, it was an easy choice to bring her into the office. I’m really lucky to get to spend this much time with my mom. She’s organized, professional, and fun to be around. And if someone says, “your mother doesn’t work here,” I can say: “mine does!” (This really happened once.)

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let’s write letters Letter writing is visceral. It requires all the senses. You touch the paper, smell the ink, see the letters scrawl across the page, and listen as you shuffle the card into the envelope. Letter writing is personal. It requires time. You thoughtfully choose the card, and you carefully craft the message. Letter writing is intimate. Personal. Not only for you as you touch, smell, see, and hear, but also for the receiver. There is joy in opening the mailbox and finding a hand-addressed envelope. There is anticipation and excitement in carefully deciphering the script, finding the love and care literally written into the paper. What a rare gift in the age of Twitter and Facebook and e-mail. This world we live in sends mass communication as a default. It’s loud and busy and makes the introverted parts of me pretty overwhelmed. I’ve spent the last five years of my life fixated on the history, craft, and tactile nature of letterpress. I design and print vessels for correspondence. But I want to be more than just a creator of stationery. I want to be a writer of letters and an ambassador of quiet communication. I want to practice what I preach. Letter writing isn’t lost. It’s right here. It always has been. On greeting cards, personalized stationery, sticky notes, and cocktail napkins. It requires your time and attention, yes, but the payoff is big. It’s real and authentic and fosters relationships. Together, let’s write letters.


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home is where your pets are! So maybe I’m a crazy cat lady, but I’m not alone! Internet memes and Google searches confirm that fact. I love my cats—one is sassy, sophisticated and not to be bothered. The other is snuggly, affectionate and a little bit needy. Pets make a house feel like a home.

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Show your feline or canine pride with these fun cards!

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Letterpress printed with hand-set lead type and a hand-

White Card with Kraft Envelope

carved linoleum block. Sold single, packaged in a clear sleeve.

Size: Folded A7 Card, 5” x 7”

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pirate, ninja, cowboy notecards Pirate, Ninja, Cowboy is a game my best friend from college learned while being a summer camp counselor. (It’s a lot like Rock, Paper, Scissors.) She’s also the super-talented illustrator who collaborated with us to create this series! They’re fun and silly and appealing to children-at-heart of all ages.

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organically yours Send something special to your favorite veggie lovers with these hand-printed vegetable cards! Your gift will be one to grow on - each card comes with a corresponding packet of heirloom vegetable seeds. single or boxed

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non-GMO seeds in an effort to promote the general health and sustainability of our communities. Each card is letterpress printed by hand on 100% recycled chipboard and includes a packet of corresponding seeds. Each card back includes a recipe based on the vegetable featured on the front. Each box includes six cards, two of each design (carrot, tomato, onion). Image on box front may vary. Paper & Envelopes: Recycled Chipboard Cards with a variety of green & yellow envelopes Size: Folded 4bar Card, 3 1/2� x 4 7/8�

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We like to think of our cards as no matter what, no matter when cards. These sentiments transcend occasions. You are home to me. You’re my favorite. I like you. These are anytime cards. They won’t go out of season or out of style.

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cards & gifts for life

And they are anywhere cards, not meant to be tucked away in a drawer or tossed aside. They are pieces of art imbued with intimacy and emotion, meant for keeping and displaying. They look good framed, hung in your home. And with your sincere handwritten message? People will keep them forever. Remember the box of cards, photos, and letters you found at your grandma’s house? I want my grandkids to find that box at my house. That heirloom ephemera won’t happen by itself, we have to build a collection. (And somehow I doubt that our grandkids will care about our online paper trail.)

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i’d face zombies for you There’s been a lot of talk about a Zombie Apocalypse lately. We’d all like to think we have a skill to help ward off the walking dead. I’m not sure what I’d have to offer, but if a zombie is in hot pursuit, I’ll pick up a crowbar for you.

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This fun and silly card is letterpress printed with hand-set lead type. The

Paper & Envelope Options:

card’s front reads, “I’d face zombies for you” and the interior is blank for

1. Sage Card with Black Envelope

your words of zombie-facing bravado. Sold individually, packaged in a

2. White Card with Black Envelope

compostable clear sleeve. Your guy will love it, trust me!

Size: Folded A7 Card, 5" x 7"

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i’d face spiders for you Let’s be real here. I can’t face spiders. A lot of people can’t. Arachnophobia: I have it. But I’m really glad to live with someone who comes running when I start screaming. And if it was life or death… I’d face ‘em for you. (Maybe.) kraft paper 1

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This silly card is letterpress printed with hand-set lead type.

Paper & Envelope:

The card’s front reads, “I’d face spiders for you” and the interior is

Kraft Card with Black Envelope

blank for your words of spider-facing bravado. Sold individually,

Size: Folded A7 Card, 5" x 7"

packaged in a compostable clear sleeve.

i’d face bears for you I have an irrational fear of fully grown bears. In college, I had recurring bear attack dreams. After moving to Washington, I spent our first hikes in a jumpy, paranoid state. But for you? I’ll face that fear. (No bears were faced in the making of this card.) kraft paper 2

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This silly card is letterpress printed with hand-set lead type. The

Paper & Envelope:

card’s front reads, “I’d face bears for you” and the interior is blank

Kraft Card with Black Envelope

for your words of bear-facing bravado. Sold individually, packaged

Size: Folded A7 Card, 5" x 7"

in a clear sleeve with a sealed flap.

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chipboard postcard bundle Chipboard is made from reclaimed paper stock, and it’s a quintessential craft material. These simple postcards have lots of room for a nice message or even space to draw a little picture. Each bundle includes ten postcards and is tied with decorative baker’s twine. They’re basically a blank canvas, ready for your creative touch.

bundle of 10

great gift

size: 4 x 6

Drop them a line in style with this bundle of recycled postcards!

postcard

Front reads, “Postcard” and the back is blank. Each bundle includes ten postcards with rounded corners and is tied with decorative baker’s twine. Paper: 100% Recycled Chipboard Paper

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thank you Our world doesn’t do a great job with “thank you.” There’s a lot of entitlement and not a lot of humble appreciation for what we’ve been given. But I think we can change that. What if we were always on the lookout for reasons to be grateful? What if we gave our thanks with pen to paper? It’s an old fashioned idea, but I think the world would be different if we made a renewed effort.

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Paper & Envelope: Soft White Card with Curry Yellow Env. Size: Folded 4bar Card, 3 1/2" x 4 7/8"

(in a recycled kraft box).

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mini cards Sometimes you have something short and sweet to say.

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And don’t we all love tiny things? Newborn babies, doll houses, teacup pigs... go mini or go home.

The front of each flat card bears a fun image/saying combo, and

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the back is blank for your message. Sold individually, packaged

White Flat Card with Gray Envelope

in a clear sleeve. Note: Mini cards not large enough to send

Size: “Baby” / Business Card, 2" x 3 1/2”

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3 mini: welcome home (36503g) 4 mini: jolly (36507g)

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bitterness There is something strikingly simple about a dry martini. But it’s deceptively difficult to master the art of martini making. Too much vermouth or not enough gin, and your martini is spoiled. We prefer our martinis shaken, just like our bitterness. Deliver the right amount of snark with this card that’s not only for the martini lover. It’s for the purist. The self-aware perfectionist. The finicky friend who likes things just so. (And of course we love them that way!)

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What’s a little bitterness among friends? Letterpress printed with

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hand-set lead type and a vintage printer’s block. Card interior is

Soft White Card with Black Envelope

blank for your snarky words. Sold single, packaged in a clear sleeve.

Size: Folded 4bar Card, 3 1/2" x 4 7/8"

mini card: it’s wine time! We like to come home at the end of a long day and pop the cork of a cheap bottle of wine. What’s better than grabbing some friends and raising a glass to the day’s successes? Or at the very least, toasting to a bad day being over! As Jimmy Buffett says, (sort of ) “It’s always wine time somewhere!”

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vintage printer’s block size: teeny tiny

Bring on the vino with this small but sassy card! Letterpress printed

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with a vintage printer’s block. The front reads, “It’s wine time!” and

White Flat Card with Gray Envelope

the back is blank for your message. Sold individually, packaged in

Size: “Baby” / Business Card, 2" x 3.5"

a clear sleeve. Note: Mini cards are not large enough to send solo through the mail. Great for enclosure!

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sara mcnally What is your role at Constellation? This whole thing was my kooky dream. I’m the owner/operator, graphic designer, letterpress printer, and jack-of-all things that need to get done. I bear both the responsibilities and joys of owning a business, managing a little team, and getting the loopy fine artist and obsessive “type A” parts of my personality to work together. I’ve definitely learned on the job! Why did you do things the hardest way possible? I’m a glutton for punishment. Nah, just kidding. I really really love what I do. For keeps. There’s nothing more gratifying than seeing my heart’s desires expressed, set in lead, printed by hand and shared with the world.

brad mcnally What is your role at Constellation? I am co-founder, husband, designer, and “secret art director.” I help out with web design, decision making, critiques, and moving heavy things. In your words, how did Constellation come about? Sara and I took History of Graphic Design in college, and when we got into the invention of the printing press and movable type, things got interesting. We graduated and moved (with our 1st tabletop press) to Seattle in 2009. Sara took a class on letterpress printing at the School of Visual Concepts and loved it. She then apprenticed for a year at Myrtle Alley Press. We decided to take the dive into small business when we found a C&P platen press for sale. It was a “rust bucket” and Sara worked for a long time getting it back into printing order. We have since expanded both our space and our collection of presses. I think the most surprising thing is how many rad people are interested in what we do and want to join with us in community.

suzi mantle What is your role at Constellation? As in every small business, I wear a variety of different hats. One hat that I wear is that of bookkeeper and accountant. I handle all things related to money – Payroll, Accounts Payable, Billing, Accounts Receivable, Taxes, etc. The second hat that I wear is Inventory. I keep track of our products in Quickbooks from initial set-up & numbering to logging sales and monitoring what items need to be reprinted or raw materials need to be ordered. I also help with packaging, shipping and monitoring the Etsy store. I love all my hats and being a part of Constellation & Co. I have had the privilege of watching it grow from a dream to the wonderful reality it is today.

holly power What is your role at Constellation? I get to field all incoming estimate requests, put together quotes, and set up client meetings. Essentially I’m the first “face” that new clients see. I also get to do some fun odd jobs that need doing! Sometimes I write snippets of copy, help upkeep the Etsy store, look for new shops that might be interested in carrying our products, etc. I wrote and read a ton in college, so I’m pretty good at coming up with words! I enjoy the process of client communication, because I love using the right words to connect with people.


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wholesale terms

printing

To qualify for wholesale pricing, orders must be placed by a physical or online retailer. Retail orders may be placed on Etsy, or with one of our amazing retailers! Please visit our website for a list of our stores near you.

All of our products are letterpress printed by hand on our Chandler & Price platen press or our gorgeous 20th Century Reliance iron handpress. Due to the handmade nature of this printing process, slight variations in ink coverage are to be expected and are part of why we all love letterpress!

to place an order Online orders may be placed via Etsy Wholesale. If you are not currently an Etsy Wholesale member, e-mail us (wholesale@constellationco.com) for an invitation link to view and order our products. Orders may also be placed by e-mail or over the phone.

minimums Minimum order of $50. Minimum quantity for greeting cards is six of each design. There are no quantity minimums on our prints or gift items. Please see our linesheet/order form for pricing information. We accept check, credit card and Paypal payments. We keep our minimums low to accomodate small boutiques, however we do not accept consignment orders.

opening orders & credit accounts All opening orders must be submitted with a method of payment and a current copy of your Resale Certificate or other tax exempt paperwork. Your credit card will be charged or check cashed once your order has been shipped. Credit accounts are available pending credit approval. E-mail us for a copy of our credit application. Credit details: Net 15 days from date shipped. Past due accounts (over 30 days) will incur a service charge of 1.5% per month. Past due accounts may not place a new orders until their balance has been paid in full.

shipping We ship wholesale orders via USPS Priority (2-3 days) unless otherwise requested. We are happy to customize your shipping options (rush shipping, local pick-up, etc.), but please let us know at the time of your order. Shipping cost will be assessed and added to your invoice by package size/weight. Most orders ship within 2-3 days, but larger orders may be subject to production time of 1-2 weeks. If your order will take longer than 3 days, we will contact you with an estimated delivery date. Show orders will be filled within 3-6 weeks.

returns/refunds If items arrive defective or damaged, please contact us within 7 days. All defective items must be returned to us for a refund or exchange. Once we’ve heard from you, we’ll send you a pre-paid shipping label to return the item at our cost. When you return the damaged item(s), let us know if you would like a replacement item, a credit on your account for a future purchase, or a full refund for the purchase price of the item(s).

earth friendly practices Both of our production presses are “human powered,” and operated by hand or foot. If we collected enough candles, we could do a full day of printing without using electricity at all! Our clear sleeves are a sustainable, eco-friendly product. They’re made from plants and are certified compostable by the Biodegradable Products Institute. Our cards and envelopes are primarily sourced from Waste Not Paper. Their paper comes from mills that practice responsible, sustainable forestry as certified by objective 3rd parties. Many of their products are created using renewable energy sources, such as hydro power or wind power. Both cards and envelopes are produced without elemental chlorine (PCF), and have recycled content containing at least 30% post-consumer waste. Several of our products are printed on “chipboard,” a 100% post-consumer waste reclaimed paper stock. We clean our presses with reduced volatile organic compound (VOC) emission solvents and recycle our ink waste as much as possible. We also re-use or recycle all of our scrap paper, office paper, and shipping supplies.

collaborations We strongly believe that the best part of owning a business is the opportunities it creates to work with other creative people! We love to collaborate with fellow small businesses to create products, experiences and relationships! Our collaborations with Seattle Seed Co. and Treehouse Point have produced beautiful products that neither business could create alone. If you’re interested in collaborating with us on a new product, let us know! We’d love to hear from you.

press We’ve been honored to have nice things said about us, our work, and our collaborations in the following places: Martha Stewart Weddings, Paper Crave, Oh So Beautiful Paper, Design Sponge, The Seattle Times, Quipsologies, Creative Mornings, Ladies of Letterpress, Daily Candy, The Smithsonian Blog, Design Taxi, i09, Design Work Life, and the Cargo Showcase.


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can you find... The eagle from Brad’s grandparents’ house Brussels sprouts (Brad’s favorite college meal) A pumpkin A vintage key-shaped bottle opener An air plant named Holly A photo of Jenny’s grandma A bottle of Woodinville Whiskey Sara’s tattoo doppleganger A caged bird A tiny T-Rex Sara’s engagement ring Lincoln Logs A tiny typewriter

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Design

Sara McNally

Art Direction

Brad McNally

Product Photography

Dorothy Huynh

Additional Photography

Jenny Linquist Sara McNally Brad McNally

Copy Writing

Cali Pitchel

Design Interns

Lyndsey Burke

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credits

Samantha Grim Sarah Xanthakis Administrative Assistance

Holly Power

Bookkeeping & Inventory

Suzi Mantle

heartfelt thanks: Jenny and Mike Linquist Lauren and Colin Day Paige and Jon Ashcroft Suzi and Chuck Mantle Beth Mantle Gail and Bruce McNally Kyle and Kristyn McNally Carl Montford Seattle Seed Company Treehouse Point Dorothy Huynh Holly and Josh Power Cali Pitchel Jane Richlovsky

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give us a call: 206-414-9817


We like to think of our 100% letterpress greeting cards as no matter what, no matter when cards. These sentiments transcend occasions. You are home to me. You’re my favorite. I like you. These are anytime cards. They won’t go out of season or out of style. And they are anywhere cards, not meant to be tucked away in a drawer or tossed aside. They are pieces of art imbued with intimacy and emotion, meant for keeping and displaying. And with your sincere handwritten message? People will keep them forever.

constellation & co. 110 cherry street, suite 204 seattle, washington 98104

wholesale@constellationco.com on the phone: (206) 414-9817 online: constellationco.com


Constellation & Co. Lookbook 2014  

Lookbook and wholesale catalog for Constellation & Co., a Seattle-based letterpress stationery company. Everything we do is inspired by conv...

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