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Lead Image

Matière Noire Business Card

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Production Method

Die-cut
Letterpress

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Design

Burak Kaynak

Photographer: Ali Inay

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Printing

That Sky Blue Stationery

Montreal-based fashion studio Matière Noire has the world on a string with these hand-wrapped, die-cut business cards.  

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Client

Matière Noire


Quantity Produced

500


Production Cost


Production Time

4 days

Dimensions (Width × Height × Depth)

2 × 3.5 in


Page Count


Paper Stock

Crane / Crane’s Lettra / Fluo White / 220C


Number of Colors

1

Varnishes


Binding


Typography

Nitti by Bold monday

 


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Project Description

Limited Edition Sewing Thread Card style handmade business cards designed for Montreal-based fashion label Matière Noire Studio.

Matière Noire (French for “€œdark matter”), is a Montreal-based contemporary fashion label that focuses on creating locally produced sustainable and high quality pieces. Matière Noire collections are characterized by mixing femininity/masculinity and tradition/modernity.

Production Lesson(s)

To reflect the high-quality and hard-working nature of the brand, materials were carefully picked and combined together. Each card hand-wrapped with natural black cotton thread that helped connecting raw materials used in the fashion directly with the brand identity.”

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Author Picture

Jessica Mullen

Writer for UnderConsideration LLC.

More: Online / On Twitter

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Date Published

February 12, 2015

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About UnderConsideration

UnderConsideration is a graphic design firm generating its own projects, initiatives, and content while taking on limited client work. Run by Bryony Gomez-Palacio and Armin Vit in Austin, TX. More…


blogs we publish

Brand New / Displaying opinions and focusing solely on corporate and brand identity work.

Art of the Menu / Cataloguing the underrated creativity of menus from around the world.

Quipsologies / Chronicling the most curious, creative, and notable projects, stories, and events of the graphic design industry on a daily basis.

products we sell

Flaunt: Designing effective, compelling and memorable portfolios of creative work.

Brand New Conference videos / Individual, downloadable videos of every presentation since 2010.

Prints / A variety of posters, the majority from our AIforGA series.

Other / Various one-off products.

events we organize

Brand New Conference / A two-day event on corporate and brand identity with some of today's most active and influential practitioners from around the world.

Brand Nieuwe Conference / Ditto but in Amsterdam.

Austin Initiative for Graphic Awesomeness / A speaker series in Austin, TX, featuring some of the graphic design industry's most awesome people.

also

Favorite Things we've Made / In our capacity as graphic designers.

Projects we've Concluded / Long- and short-lived efforts.

UCllc News / Updates on what's going at the corporate level of UnderConsideration.


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