How To Order Printed Cards

Post Date : April 5, 2024


Watch this Video for a Step by Step Guide to Ordering Custom Card Printing

We print customers’ finished, print ready designs on cards. Follow this step by step guide to ordering custom printed cards at LCI Paper. If you have any questions at all please contact us at or give us a call at (508) 281-5088 and we will happily assist.


Questions about file set up? View File Preparation Guide here.


Steps to Ordering Custom Printed Cards on

1. Choose Your Cards

Begin by choosing your cards. We have hundreds of top quality, top trend invitation cards to suit every taste and need.


Order Printed Cards


2. Enter Quantity

Enter the quantity you need printed (in quantities of 25).


3. Select the Customize this Design Button

Scroll down and click the “Customize this Design” button to order your envelopes printed.


4. Select Print Location and Options

Choose your print location and printing color options. We offer the following, as shown below:


Printing Locations

      • Single Sided – Printing on front only
      • Double Sided – Printing on the front and back (2x price of single-sided based on color)


Printing Colors 

      • Black/Color
      • White



      • No Bleed – Does not reach the edge of cards (1/4″ from borders)
      • Bleed – Design goes to the edge of the card


If your design/text has variable date (ie: design or name changes from card to card) please select the Variable Info option. Check the Physical Proof box if you’d like a physical proof sent to you prior to approval.


Click the Next button when you are ready to proceed.


6. Upload Your Print-Ready PDF File

In this step you will need to upload your print-ready PDF file. Size dimensions will appear on the sample card. Please be sure to submit a file fit to these dimensions. If your file has variable data, please submit a copy of your print files to


7. Customize Your Design

Customize the design’s fit to your liking. Press the Save & Continue button to move on to the next step.


8. Review Your Proof

Click the purple Download Preview PDF button to download your PDF proof. Review your proof. If everything looks good, return to your browser. Envelopes will print exactly as shown.


9. Sign to Approve & Add to Cart

Fill out the forms to approve your order and then add to cart. Checkout whenever you are ready.


Print and Ship Time

Your cards will print and ship within 5-6 business days of your proof approval.


About Rush Service

If you need your cards faster, rush print services are available. To order rush services, simply select as shown here. Rush orders are pushed to the top of the proof and print queue and ship in 1-2 business days.






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