The winter holidays are upon us and we’ve got you covered for that special printer & letterpress aficionado in your life. Check out our favorite holiday letterpress gifts, printing must-haves, and a few DIY letterpress presents. Share your favorite letterpress gift ideas in the comments section below!
1. Metal or wood Type from Etsy (don’t forget type cabinets to hold your finds!) | 2. Letterpress printing press t-shirts from Boxcar Press (to declare your printing love) | 3. New tree-free paper from Reich Paper – Aveo (made from sugar cane). | 4. Paper Micrometer on Ebay (a handy must-have tool for measuring paper thickness) | 5. Letterpress Fabric from Michael Miller Fabric (to brighten up any pressroom) | 6. Clampersand by Hand-eye Supply (hold down paper in style with this clever c-clamp)
7. Downloadable letterpress poster files from the Museum of Printing (get crafty: print out & frame to your heart’s desire) | 8. DIY Typography Lantern from Font Crafts (Make your own tailored lantern!) | 9. Pantone 2015 Color of the Year: Marsala Coffee Mug by Pantone (sip in style this year) | 10. Beautiful printing apron from the Ladies of Letterpress (tres chic!) | 11. Bamboo typography rug from Ebay (comes in 3 sizes) | 12. Swing Away Lay Gauge from Boxcar Press (for that hard-to-gift-for Heidelberg Windmill aficionado)