Handmade custom invitations & stationery
by Kristy Rice

There is one conference and meeting of the minds that I’ve attended consistently for the last 8 years…I’ve blogged inspiration and my “speaker sketches” time and time again from Engage! THE Wedding Business Summit.  And do you know why I continue to return again and again, besides the fact that each summit is held at the most stunning properties? The people friends, the people. {Over the years I’ve met and made lifelong friends and this is a big deal for someone as shy as me!  Engage! can look flashy and fancy and wow, AND it is all those things, but […]


We’re not all about color and bold statements over here. We firmly believe you can be just as bold with a muted, understated palette as you can with anything else.  Recently we created pieces for a black tie celebration where gold and cream tones reigned high. {Lavish and painterly brushstrokes adorned the couples regal monogram and floral details throughout the suite that included Regal Gold and White Wedding Menus.} Our favorite detail these days…?  You guessed it, the mirror cardstock…Oh this stock adds such a level of drama when used precisely in the way it was meant to be used, […]

A dreamy venue the likes of an old city estate with charm and detail abounding has my painter’s mind reeling with ideas.  Thank you Metropolitan Building in Brooklyn! Metropolitan Building Brooklyn, Colors, Watercolor, Peonies and Rosemary, Botanical Watercolor Invitations

It has been a while since my thoughts have run to this blog.  Normally this is a place where I share and gather ideas and mark days by the beauty we create.  With the weeks whirling by, the studio work has mounted, life has been lived but somehow I haven’t felt the drive to share.  Making conscious decisions these days to just be, just make, just live for the sake of each, without a need to put it all out there.  So friends I’m back, with a smidge of a new perspective and another epic invitation project under my belt.  […]