Purveyors of world’s most beautiful handcrafted greeting cards and custom luxury holidays cards for all seasons, Florida-based etailer Gilded Age Greetings, inspired by the Gilded Age and paying homage to the iconic art of illumination, will now turn up the twinkle this holiday season. As the designers and artisans of handmade, world’s most expensive greeting cards finished with the finest materials including 23K gold, has now joined rare yellow diamonds with white diamonds, emeralds, rubies and authentic Swarovski crystals to make up the updated Grand Couture line. These one-of-a-kind works of art by renowned artist and co-founder Rosemary Buczek are actually the original paintings with lush details and ultra-lavish embellishments. Also, we have seen the Royal wedding invitations embossed in gold with the names of royal couple Prince William and Kate Middleton.
And, true to the 15th Century techniques of Renaissance Master, Ms. Buczek paints each card on authentic calf vellum and archival papers using a palette if historical hand ground pigments such as the rich vibrant blues of Lapis Lazuli and brilliant greens of Malachite.
Speaking about the Couture line, which features all of the extravagance as the more expensive Grand Couture line without the stone, now add platinum to the 23K gold already used in the elaborate hand gilding. Notably, the cards in the two couture line range in price between $1,000 and $5,000, and comes with the artist’s proof.
The cards are all presented in a beautiful black silk box with documentation and white gloves. And, to enhance the exclusivity of buying Gilded Age Greetings, and elite Greeting Concierge service is also available.