There’s just something about a letterpress business card. Perhaps it is the way it converts a traditionally 2-dimensional space into a 3-dimensional one. Maybe it’s the emphasis on texture, allowing your fingertips to see the card as much as your eyes do. Could be that the letterpress itself defies the expectation of what a business card should be.
Whatever the reason, while it may not send you into Patrick Bateman-style sweating-fits, it’s hard not to admire a well-done letterpress business card. Here’s 50 of the best, showcasiing the depth one can achieve.