Since opening in 1878, Dempsey & Carroll has curated the finest engraved wedding papers for happy couples in New York City and globally. Using 100% cotton fiber, our American milled paper, is engraved in the United States and produced with meticulous attention to detail and exacting standards.
Dempsey & Carroll creates bespoke wedding invitations, mastering the technique of engraving and the rules of etiquette. Our copper plates are still tooled by hand. Invitations are printed on our 100-year-old presses.
Celebrate the announcement of your wedding with the stunning process of mixed media. Whether it is engraving, flat printing, letter press, or any combination of the prior; we will help you bring to life every element of bespoke possible.At your request your invitation suite may include a one of a kind hand illustration.
Whether you want to include a likeness of the beloved family dog on your paper or a spray of your favorite flowers on your invitation; the team at Dempsey & Carroll is at your disposal. Our pen & ink and watercolor talent is second to none. You will cherish your commissioned artwork for years to come well beyond the mailing of your last thank-you note. It is our honor to help create a unique piece of art embracing something you hold dear.