FAQs - Cold Foil Business Cards

What are cold foil business cards?

Cold foil business cards are a unique and eye-catching way to stand out from the competition. They feature an added layer of reflective metallic accents to create a visually stunning effect. Whether you’re looking for text, gradients, or photos with a metallic finish, cold foil business cards give your design an impressive 3D look.

What is the difference between cold foil business cards and regular business cards?

The main difference between foil business cards and regular business cards is the addition of a metallic finish to the design. This is achieved through the use of special foiling technology which creates a glossy, eye-catching effect that stands out from standard card designs. Additionally, foil business cards typically have more intricate details than standard ones—such as gradients, blurs, and photographs. 

How are cold foil business cards made?

Cold foil business cards are created using a combination of heat and pressure applied over a thin sheet of metal that is then transferred onto the paper surface as a thin film layer with a reflective finish. The cold foil process allows for intricate detailed designs that would not be possible using other printing techniques like spot UV or traditional ink printing.

What are the benefits of cold foil business cards?

Some benefits of cold foil business cards include: heightened detail and clarity, vibrant metallic accents for unique designs, an impressive 3D look that grabs attention quickly, and cost effectiveness compared to other specialty printing techniques like embossing or thermography (raised UV).

How long does it take to make a cold foil business card?

Depending on which quality level you select for your cold foil card it can take anywhere from 5-7 days for the standard cold foil product and up to 3 weeks for the premium cold foil product.

How much does it cost to make a cold foil business card?

Prices will vary based on quantity and complexity of design but usually range between $139 - $399 for 500 units depending on type of card stock chosen (matte/glossy) as well as desired finishes (spot UV/raised UV etc.)

What are some of the best cold foil business cards?

Some great examples of cold foil business cards include gradient effects with multiple layers, intricate logo details combined with spot gloss varnishes and embossed textures only achievable with this specialty print method .

Where can I find a cold foil business card printer?

If you’re looking for quality custom cold foil business card printing services then look no further than Print Peppermint! Offering exclusive high-end papers coupled with an extensive array of print finishes at unbeatable prices – their customer service is top notch too! Book your free creative consultation today!