FAQs - Foil Business Cards
What are foil business cards?
What color foils do you have?
In addition to the traditional foil colors, there are also options like "holographic" foils that come in different rainbow colors or patterns to give your design project even more options!
What are embossed foil business cards
With embossing, a design or text is raised above the surface of the paper by pressing it onto a heated plate, called a die. The raised areas give it a great 3D look.
During the hot foiling process, a special metallic foil material sticks to certain parts of your business card when heat is applied.
Are foil business cards worth the investment?
Foil business cards can add elegance and sophistication to your branding. They may not fit every business or budget. Consider these factors while evaluating if foil business cards are worth it:
Your demographic: Foil business cards are ideal for luxury and exclusive brands.
Branding: Foil business cards might work if they match your branding and look.
Budget: Consider whether foil business cards are worth the extra cost for your firm.
Your industry: Some industries may choose foil business cards. Wedding photographers and event planners may buy foil business cards more than other small business owners.
What are some foil business card design tips?
Foil business card design tips:
Design simply: Keep foil business cards simple to avoid clutter.
High-contrast colors make foil stand out and make text and design elements simple to read.
Use a clear and legible font: When foil is applied, small or fancy fonts may be hard to read on business cards.
Experiment with foil colors: Foil comes in several colors, so try a few to discover which works best for your business card design.