Handmade custom invitations & stationery
by Kristy Rice

If you don’t already know, I am a handbag junkie.  Kate Spade is my drug of choice.  I get lost in their iconic styling of candy colored accessory mojo that blows my mind every season.  When I got wind of their newest and oh so Kate Bridal Collection aptly named Wedding Belles (and Whistles), I could barley contain myself.  A few of my favorites…. Sea Glass Twisted Statement Necklace, Wedding Belles Elenore Dress, Wedding Belles Kaye Dress , Mod Dot Tights Go check it out…what are your favorites?

A small shop Frontier Plunder nestled at the entrance to Zion National Park is near and dear.  This place is bursting at the seams with authentic finds ranging from chili ristras to hand carved leather gun holsters.  At every turn and each visit something new comes into view and the shop’s owner Harriert has a new story to share. This time I learned her sweet, unassuming cat was bit by a rattlesnake and lived to purr about it!! This time I was wandering about the shop’s courtyard and snapped this simple shot.  Blue sky, aged whitewashed shutters and mustard hued […]

I know I need a little sunshine amidst all this dreary Northeast winter weather, you?  Erin and Mark’s sweet vintage ocean inspired invitation just shipped.  We are smitten.  Lobster art tags, orange and blue baker’s twine, baby blue paisley papers and a pair of invitation beach chairs.  What could be better?

My Best Friend’s Wedding plans are back in full force and so are my posts to keep you caught up on all the planning adventures!  Recently Amy’s save the dates left the studio in all their rich, colorful glory.  You might remember that her Eastern Shore wedding is inspired by Classics of Literature like Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn.  The color palette draws from Amy’s unabashed obsession with vibrant hues and adventurous palettes while the whimsical spirit of the celebration began with Stephen’s crafty proposal at a Florida Aquarium! Since Amy and Stephen’s story is so sweet, it deserved to […]

In November Katie Martin, the super stylish gal behind Eco Beautiful Weddings Magazine asked me to create a collection inspired by cotton.    Her directions were simple;  make it Eco-friendly (of course) and use the colors yellow and blue.  I like to surprise people.  It is a secret delight for me to shock a bit.  We are known for our lavishly hand painted, romantic floral artwork where fussiness reigns and shimmer and sheen are paramount.  What many don’t know is that the Momental team is filled with young women bearing varied talents and differing aesthetics.  Steph and I worked on […]