Q: Why the Tassotti paper is multi-use?
A: Tassotti papers
have always been recognised around the world and by specialists as the most suitable for multiple uses. They are mainly valued because the tradition of ‘Varese’ style decorative papers has been retained, both in antique patterns, and with more modern patterns suitable for DÉCOUPAGE, SCRAPBOOKING, and PAPER AND CARDBOARD ARTICLES in general, but also for precious, elegant GIFT packaging.
Q: How are made your gift-bags?
A: Our clients have for years been asking us to produce exclusive handbags
with the fine papers from our catalogue for customers who like artistic objects. The result is this ambitious range of various handbags made with art card, strictly opaque and ivorine. An exclusive product made entirely by hand in our usual tradition.
Q: To what are inspired your original greeting cards?
A: The original subjects in this series of multi-purpose greeting cards
are taken from the Tassotti art print collection. Pictures of fruit, flowers, animals, Christmas scenes and historic symbols printed on ecological card make up a classic collection.
Q: To whom does a bookmark give as gift?
A: When you go back to reading a book it is nice to find a bookmark that shows what page you were up to. It’s then even nicer if the design of the bookmark then also recalls something, someone or some important moment. It is an object bought together with the book or given to a real ‘bookworm’.
Q: What are the Ex libris and what use are they?
A: Important libraries collect books that must not be lost. This is why from ancient times every book was provided with a marker, often decorated with patterns or symbols, glued inside the cover or on the first page to indicate its ownership. Ex libris
, ‘from the books’, or books
Q: Is your artistic writing paper compatible with a printer?
A: There are still those who write letters with their own fountain pen as well as with the computer, and they need nice paper with a matching envelope. If this is an ecological, pure cotton, laid paper, compatible with any printer, with symbolic decorations or watermarks, then it becomes an object, a fine ‘gift-package’.
Q: Does it still use place-cards?
A: The table set for important occasions is more complete with place cards. These are decorated for specific uses, or with a simple gold, blue or red stripe.
Q: Why does it use a lot of your paper for wrapping soaps?
A: In various parts of the world they call it "the paper that breathes." The Tassotti paper in fact, for its peculiarities of a mix with ecological raw material, the opaque natural surface and the impression with unscented and indelible inks, they make it unique for for wrapping natural products that have "to breathe" the external air not to harden and in the same time giving off their perfumed essence.
Q: What are the special characteristics of your notebooks?
A: Elegant, practical, externally covered with decorated paper, the same paper is used for the endpapers with coordinated bookmark. These are the hardcover books proposed by our book-binding, useful not only for writing but also for drawing on blank pages. They are available in 3 sizes A4, A5 and A6.
Q: How was your range of pens born?
A: In the city on the slopes of Monte Grappa laboratories of artisans bloom from whose skilled hands are born precious products as the pens that we here introduce: tools of writing fountain, roller and ballpoint, are made with special chromatic resin paste that is skilfully engraved with decorations that they remember the signs of the tradition. All the pens
are finished with rhodiated details.
Q: I am a retailer. How can i buy your products?
A: Contact Grafiche Tassotti directly in Italy
- telephone: +39 0424 882.882 - fax: +39 0424 566105)
Q: What are the sales conditions for retailers?
A: Check the retailers’ sales conditions
Q: I am a private individual. How can i buy your products? What are the sales conditions?
A: Visit our e-shop
and check the e-shop sales conditions.
Q: Where can i buy your products?
A: Our products are sold in the best stationery shops. In italy we have three direct stores: CARTERIA TASSOTTI in Bassano
Q: Is Tassotti multipurpose decorative paper also suitable for decoupage?
A: Certainly. Tassotti paper
is used by decoupage specialists worldwide. Its weight is 85 gsm and printed with permanent inks to ensure perfect reproduction of the image.
Q: How are the ordered items packed?
A: Very cured. Every item has its package. When there are different items they are put in a bigger pack and completely sealed.
The paper ordered by privates is shipped rolled in a rigid tube.