Albertine Press

The Creative Block

At the heart of Inman Square, the 1300 block of Cambridge Street is and has been the home for shops that cater to Cantabridgians’ preference for handmade things. You may have a printer, but Shelley Barandes of the Albertine Press has a printing press. She has several, actually: a Vandercook, a Heidelberg, and a Chandler […]

Mom & Me Keepsake Craft-ernoon

Join us for a sweet Mother’s Day afternoon of crafting together! You and your child will work together to create a finished piece of wall art ready to take home and hang as a special keepsake. And not just for moms! Perfect for partners who want to give mom the afternoon off and create a […]

Mother’s Day Flower Pop-Up

Cards, flowers, and gifts, all in one place! On Saturday, May 12th, come on over to Albertine Press and pick up your Mother’s Day bouquets from local florist Claudia Lapeña and find just the right card to go with it. They’ll have a limited selection available on Saturday or you can pre-order your bouquets online […]

Weddings 101

Join some of Boston’s celebrated wedding vendors for an evening of champagne, cake, and conversation as you get the lowdown on how to start (or keep) planning the wedding of your dreams. Over the course of this two-hour event, you’ll gain important insight into timing, working successfully with wedding vendors, the 1, 2, 3’s of […]

Albertine Press Sets Up Shop in Inman

A whole crew of antique letterpresses is headed to Cambridge next week as Albertine Press, a Somerville design and letterpress studio, gets a brick-and-mortar storefront in Inman Square. Albertine Press makes greeting cards, stationery, journals, coasters, and more by pressing raised, inked designs into cotton paper. The letterpress technique makes an impression in the paper. […]