Several weeks ago I received a lovely email from Monika in Sweden. She spoke of her plans for a September wedding at a countryside Inn and a day filled with thoughtful details for her guests. After working through the first design round of her Vintage Stamped Tree invitation, her partner Gordon sent me a beautiful email (it is not often I can describe email as beautiful) detailing more design direction. It is the following paragraph that stopped me in my tracks and immediately transported me to the magical day he so expertly described. So this is what Gordon wrote: “We […]
Handmade custom invitations & stationery
by Kristy Rice
Several weeks ago I blogged about the new look that is coming for Momental Designs (read more here for the full story). The image overhaul involves a new website to launch in June, fresh look for the blog and an updated logo. I must admit I like a fussy, detailed design so creating a simple, impactful and evocative brand image for myself was no easy task. Collaboration with Heidi from Spitfiregirl Designs has proven to be quite empowering for me and has led to a logo that is on the way to speaking “Momental” much more clearly than the previous. […]
Drawing a close to yet another hectic week at the studio. It is always such fun to look back and choose my favorite projects each week. From left to right – Marie’s Oxford illustration invites, Stacey’s Bat Mitzvah seating cards, Hannah’s spirited Vintage Lacy Invitations, Aline’s Sunflower Tree with Delphinium Pocketfold(TM) and last but not least Stacey’s mini buckle table number tent cards.
Ashley chose a lovely quote by Lennon and McCartney to embellish her fringe invitations. This was quite the intricate design featuring bold artwork and unexpected details. The quote tag adorned with a grosgrain ribbon wrap just adds to the edgy personality of this creation. “Limitless undying love which shines around me like a million suns. It calls me on and on, across the universe” – Lennon and McCartney
So I took the pledge and today is the day to name the five wedding professionals that inspire me most! If you recall I posted last week regarding Bride Tide’s call to bloggers. I promised to blog today about not just 1 but 5 people in the wedding industry who inspire me! So let’s get started…. 1. Fellow stationery designer Fellow artist, Amy Beth Cup Dragoo of ABCDesigns crafts the most lucsious stationery pieces. Her designs are filled with playful imagery, exquisite pattern and impeccable style! 2. Business Advisor Those familiar with Twitter and the world of weddings surely find […]