Looking to add an extra special touch to a letter or wedding invitation? Just upload a design that meets their specs (an invitation designer can help you make one if you’re not sure how) and they’ll take care of the rest. A wax seal stamp is one of the best ways to seal a letter of invitation. We test each stamp to ensure a good clean impression is created, and your seal is remade if not. We send these test samples as ‘Peel n Stick’ wax seal impressions to our customers to use as they see fit. Don’t see exactly what you’re looking for? But if you’re worried about them breaking or cracking, I recommend taking a couple of precautions to make sure they arrive safely. For my DIY Wax Seal Stamp solution, I dug around in my vintage button jar until I found a couple of buttons with suitable designs. Even today, antique wax seal stamp people manually melt sticks of wax that drip over paper after which they press a metal stamp (with a lathe-spun wood handle) against it to create the seal. Measuring 0.98in (2.5cm) in diameter, you can screw it in every wax seal handle we sell here, due to it’s universal screw mouth.
1. Melt your wax by either inserting it into a low temperature glue gun, or if using traditional wax sticks, break the wax into pieces and heat in melting spoon over a tea light flame. If using a match, hold the match under the end of the stick, and as the stick gets hot, the wax will drip down, through the flame, onto the paper. If using a torch lighter, aim the flame at the end of the stick, right over the area of your paper where you want the wax to drip. When I’m doing wax seals for a customer, I don’t want to wait weeks to receive my order, and Artisaire is the only company I trust to deliver my supplies 3 business days after I place my order. If you want more than off-the-shelf, mass produced symbols or letters for your wax seal, you’re at the right place to have a custom made wax seal at Stamps Plus.
But when it boils down to it, I wouldn’t recommend them unless you’re in a pinch. Imagine you’re decorating your kid’s party invitations with cute animal wax seals and you need to send an important document with that elegant fleur-de-lis seal you love. What are wax seals? Wax seals are so elegant and sophisticated! When did they stop using wax seals? The only hitch was that I didn’t have any proper sealing wax or a stamp. Rare US stamp on the envelope. To make a wax seal, start by putting an envelope on a fireproof surface, like a tiled counter. It doesn’t burn the surface like Formica or butcher block. It took a little bit of experimenting, and I must admit I have a small burn from handling the lighter a little too carelessly. Be careful not to burn yourself both with the lighter or with hot dripping wax. We custom design and personalised any monogram, logo or wording for you or alternatively you can create your own design (greyscale, 500 dpi, tif, pdf, eps format image file), and we’ll produce the wax seal stamp for you.
The first refers to a wax image that is used to authenticate documents. Sealing wax, substance formerly in wide use for sealing letters and attaching impressions of seals to documents. In this manner, seals were carried with the owner constantly, fashioned into a piece of jewellery such as a ring or occasionally as a pendant to be worn about the neck. If you could give yourself a piece of advice 10 years from now, what would you say? You may also call us or email us your query and we have included a guide linked here for advice regarding artwork files. Simply send us your artwork file or email us your idea and we’ll do the rest. Once your artwork is approved for engraving we will email over the correct order link and reference. For other metal stamps, please follow the link provided below that. Quality stamps, super affordable and after giving them a try, I couldn’t be happier. While you can find sealing wax and wax seals for cheap, the colors and quality may leave something to be desired. In Australia, as in many western countries, vintage wax seal stamp wax seals were used primarily for legal purposes. These wax seal stamp are easy to maintain and can be cleaned free on ink without much hassle.
I mean, they’re shimmery, gorgeous, and they give your envelopes a little extra heft (but not too much heft), which automatically makes your invitations feel high-end. With every letter on the alphabet in an antique, classical font, these stamp heads are amazingly efficient, allowing you to reach awesome results without even having to do that much pressure on the wax. Black wax seal. Sealing wax old realistic stamp label on transparent background. Our peel-n-stick wax seals are hand made and delivered to you with a 3M adhesive backing. Pre-made with an adhesive backing for easy application. How do you seal a letter? In fact it is a seal that includes ink that makes an impression of the organization on the important document or the certificate which makes it legalized. Anyhow after the amendments were made for the Companies Act 1985, the company seal is still measured to be a legal proceeding to certify the document.