Handmade custom invitations & stationery
by Kristy Rice

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So when an artist is asked to paint for a well known brand, it’s pretty exciting.  Late last year our friends at Plum Pretty Sugar came to me with an idea and today I am so honored to share the fruits of this idea! {BHLDN carries an exclusive collection of Bridesmaid and Flower Girl Robes from Plum Pretty Sugar and now one of our watercolor pieces is part of this collection!} We worked through about 6 different pattern options in various palettes but landed on what we call our Peach Peony Garden pattern. {Have a closer look at the pattern!}

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A few weeks back I shared these Watercolor and Gold Foil Botanical Wedding Invitations suite.  Today I’m excited to give you a closer look! Various elements were developed for Laura to include greenery sprays, wreaths and a botanical flower chart.  Taking cues from vintage botanical prints, our spin on the same infused bold color and gold hand painting throughout. {There is something exciting about considering all surfaces of your invitation suite.  The back of the invite or edges of a 4 ply cardstock are valuable space to make a statement.} A video posted by Kristy Rice (@momental) on Aug 4, […]

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I’ve been doing a lot of late nights these days.  Not sure if I’m trying to pump myself up for sleepless baby nights or what but less sleep has been my mantra as of late.  Something about the quiet of the house when you’re the only one awake is sacred in a way, like you are experiencing time that no one else is a part of.  In these wee hours time opens up and slows down.  Thinking takes on a new meaning and my hand craves a brush, pen, marker or whatever will facilitate meditation on paper. {In these late […]

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Penti and Denise had a focused vision on a save the date meant to wow their guests but without flashy bells and whistles.  Their artistic hearts were content to leave the voice of this save the date suite to impeccable printing, sophisticated materials and exquisite craftsmanship. {Tuscany + Watercolor + Foil and Letterpress = Need I say more?}

Friends if you follow me on Instagram you may have seen the buzz of images making their way around this weekend featuring our Southampton wedding with Mindy Weiss!  We had the honor of working on the #campcarlwedding with Mindy Weiss and Jeff Leatham this weekend.  Our contributions included an exquisite collection of hand painted paperie designed after the exclusive linen pattern developed by Mr. Leatham for D. Porthaut  Linens of Paris. So just a peek for now…