Handmade custom invitations & stationery
by Kristy Rice

Been dying to share this mini shoot with you!  A few weeks ago our newest Framed Garden Collection was chosen to be featured in a Style Me Pretty Garden Wedding Invitation Roundup!  How excited are we?  So read on to see more about these mini works of art… Jill and her husband Ryan of Jillian McGrath Photography has an uncanny way of capturing a moment, a feeling, a simple but wildly impactful touch of time.  Emotion runs high in my line of work where brushstrokes conjure memory and enliven spirits and in these images Jill was able to encapsulate the […]

Part I of Elizabeth and Isaac’s wedding focused on the glorious location and fickle weather that led to some gorgeous lighting for their day.  Today’s post is all about the painted paper goodies we created and the flowers…of course!  Elizabeth is no doubt a flower type of girl and our classic Big Bloom peony caught her eye from day one.  Making an appearance first on the invitation, the peony was painted again and again on each table number. The couple’s Rottweiler puppy found himself lounging playfully on each favor tag.  The sweet little illustration infused a lot of personality but […]

I figured we could all use a dose of spring right about now.  Elizabeth and Isaac’s wedding under the live oaks seemed the perfect fit.  I worked with Elizabeth and her Mom for several months to create various stationery elements for the day.  When Elizabeth’s photographer sent over the images I was immediately enchanted with all the dreaminess.  From the bride riding horseback into the ceremony to the swaying live oaks and simple blooms throughout, one could get lost in the beauty.  Not overdone or in your face, the details in this wedding were carefully chosen to suggest simplicity in […]

Another look today at the custom menus, place cards and table number cards created for the La Tavola Linen Grand Opening in Newport Beach, CA!  We adore this black, white and pink combination and especially dig the lacquered succulents.  An iconic gerbera daisy was the artwork centerpiece here along with Envelopments black and white paisley cardstock… The floral design drove the drama of this table with its fluffy green hydrangea, creamy ivory roses and purple ranunculus.  Our vintage garden artwork seemed the perfect fit on dusty purple cardstock with creamy ivory hand painting… My friends at La Tavola Linen are […]