MASTERPIECE STUDIOS AND BRETT-FORER GREETINGS ARE READY FOR CHRISTMAS...ARE YOU!
NEW YORK, May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Old fashioned European sophistication returns this Christmas as The Masterpiece Collection taps the rich archives of Butterick Company fashion industry history and releases four, full-color, illustrated cards that take you back to the turn-of-the-century. "The Butterick Archive Collection" includes replicas from the covers of prized vintage-edition fashion magazines. Covers from "The Delineator," published from 1874, include "The Christmas Fairy" and Decorating the Tree". "The Skaters" and "Mother and Child" represent illustrations from "Butterick Quarterly" and "The Designer," circa 1917. Detail and design of the cards are reminiscent of a bygone Victorian era. Exquisite coloration combined with extensive foil treatments including foil-lined envelopes keep The Masterpiece Collection at the top of any best seller list and they will certainly enhance your Christmas assortment for 1993! In addition to "The Butterick Archive Collection" from Masterpiece Studios, Brett-Forer, always renowned for the elegance of its Brett line and whimsy of the Joy line, releases for Christmas 1993 an exclusive eight card collection of acclaimed Hummel designs. The Hummel art, produced under exclusive license from Goebel, lends itself perfectly to Christmas cards. Figurines of children, Madonnas, angels, and choir boys, inspired by the artwork of a Franciscan Nun, Sister Maria Innocentia Hummel have become coveted pieces for over 50 years. Eight original paintings have been chosen for our collection. Four are printed with a true-color match to the original subdued toners and enhanced with gold foil borders. Four are in Brett Collection format, known for its woven jacquard tapestries, specialty papers and hand assembly. In addition the Brett Collection includes award-winning, dimensional, enamel-like images that are uniquely distinctive and appropriate for the discerning customer. Each of these special Hummel Collection Christmas cards convey greetings of the season with a statement of warmth and charm so cherished by Hummel enthusiasts. Please visit our booth 2620 at the New York Stationery Show, May 15- 18 at the Javits Convention Center. Contact Masterpiece Studios at 800-228-5204 for order information regarding any of our Christmas Boxed Card Lines. -0- 5/13/93 /CONTACT: Kelly Fordyce of Butterick Company, Inc., 212-620-2601, or fax, 212-620-2746/
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|Date:||May 13, 1993|
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