letterpress & lInoprInt eco-frIendly paper goods

welcome to the pear in paper, designed and handcrafted in county donegal, ireland


eco-friendly pRODUCT RANGE

the pear in paper has an immense love for our planet

with a background in environmental management and a passion for sustainable practices, all our products are developed the eco-friendly way

we have a strict NO PLASTIC ethos at the pear in paper

our customers have come to expect re-used cardboard boxes and packaging

in creating our products, we ONLY use tree free card and/or recycled card

all of our envelopes are recycled  

our clear protective sleeves are fully biodegradable and we are proud to say this eco-friendly ethos has always been core to the pear in paper  

in addition to the materials we use, our printing process for our letterpress greeting cards and original lino prints uses no electricity or battery power 

all our letterpress greeting cards are printed on our restored treadle based letterpress platen, affectionatly named florrie, dating from 1872

our lino prints are individually hand-pulled using the finest water based inks