Handmade custom invitations & stationery
by Kristy Rice

I have been painting since birth it seems.  Well, really not since birth of course but art is in my blood.  From the age of 5 or 6 I can remember making pine cone wreaths with Mom and sculpting little critters with friends.  In grade school I began art lessons with a local mentor and grew with her to eventually becoming an art instructor throughout my college years.  My hands were always dirty with paint, clay, ink or something shimmery and this still holds true today! After 8 years of creating hand painted, handmade wedding invitations I was looking for […]

Well it is that time again, when we are all racing around to find the perfect gift for each person on our list.  I personally am a fan of finding the useful but unusual.  I also attempt to draw out the artist in each gift I give…so this year my gift guide is full of some favorites: Spongeables Pedi-Scrub – Okay so certainly not the most romantic gift,  I know but an essential for anyone on your list who is likely to stand, run, walk or pamper – so pretty much anyone   I tend to buy these in bulk […]

You may have followed my cryptic tweets and update a month or so ago about a top secret project I had the honor of being a part.  Finally, I am able to share some behind the scenes details from the “California Luxe” shoot recently featured on Martha Stewart’s The Bride’s Guide!!  Working with  Jose Villa and having that work featured under the powerhouse wedding name of Martha Stewart is for a Momental Girl very much like well, unlike any experience I could have imagined in my career to date.  The shoot was assembled by the lovely Leila and Cortnie.  A […]

We had to take a moment to make our predictions for William and Kate’s wedding color palette.  Kate’s style is both understated and eclectic with a nod to classic refinement.  The stunning sapphire Issa dress in silk jersey was a statement in understated elegance that we think has set the stage for this couple’s wedding aesthetic.  According to People Style Watch online, the London-based fashion label has become the Brit’s go-to designer of choice over the years, thanks to her love of their elegant wrap dresses and glamorous evening gowns. For a “Royal Look” TACORI suggests this 3ct Oval Sapphire […]

Earlier this week I shared details from Jaime and Tom’s classically detailed wedding in Ireland.  Today includes a look at the cake, stationery and stunning reception! Each invitation featured a stunning palette of ecru, eggplant and taupe.  The abbey sketch by our Jessica, was hand painted with shimmery sage inks! Jessica’s sketch at the top left. FROM JAIME’S MOM: How did your stationery play a role in the wedding? The custom-illustrated stationery (invitations and coordinating thank you notecards) set the tone for an elegant and romantic destination wedding in Ireland, featuring historic architecture and Irish symbolism.It was known that many […]