Handmade custom invitations & stationery
by Kristy Rice

Today I am thrilled to share a collection created for a special friend of mine in the industry, the ever-incredible Karen Tran of Karen Tran Florals in San Diego, CA.  Karen and I met via phone after she discovered my stationery design that was inspired by her iconic suspended floral creations.  She called me up and literally the rest was history.  Last year Karen headed to Maui to craft this incredible shoot at The Four Seasons Resort in Wailea with our painted designs featuring Envelopments stocks were woven throughout. I have to admit that when given a limited palette of […]

When I began designing for Elizabeth, an interior designer in LA, I knew it would be something special.  Never could we imagine that her design would grace the main page of Inside Weddings’ Winter invitation feature.  We began with an inspiration board after Elizabeth mentioned the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills owned restaurant, Villa Blanca as her muse. Nuage Linens, Villa Blanca, Crete, Hand Painted Invitation, Papers, Bed and Pillow  So dive in for a peek into the production of these stunners. A custom pattern was in store and the inspiration was a simple mosaic element reminiscent of honeycomb.  The […]

This gal loves to play with lace and fabric so when Leot gave us a call, I knew we were in for a fun and thrilling design ride!  Our watercolor illustrations were what first caught her eye and before I knew it a sketch of her venue, One and Only Ocean Club in the Bahamas became the focal point of her entire painted stationery ensemble. We designed a custom damask silk portfoilio as home to her many invitation accouterments.  A white welcome party and after party were all included in the festivities.  Sheer shimmering ink was individually hand painted to […]

Exciting chat with Julie today who is all about anything antique and romantic.  Lovely laces, all shades of ivory and blush are where its at for her wedding invitation inspiration!   Vintage Pearl Necklace, Brocade Pattern Wedding Invitations, Opulent Tablescape, Princess Grace Wedding, Opulent White Wedding Cake