Handmade custom invitations & stationery
by Kristy Rice

When I envision a black tie wedding I still see in color.  Black tie at Momental isn’t about a stark color palette…always.  Black tie is more about a level of luxe, fine materials, unexpected textures, layering and yes often color accents in lieu of bold brights.  Black tie is less about rules and more about creating a sense of personality in a BIG yet edited way.  Black tie demands you feel every detail of the invitation, from our textural hand painted brushstrokes to the cottony weave of a letterpress stock. Black tie calls for layering of subtle pattern and sheen […]

It is difficult to envision a more Springlike color palette than lavender and white!  Impressionistic in texture this suite reminds me a rustic flower fields worthy of Monet inspired brushstrokes! String Lights, Papers, Lavender Bouquet, Watercolor Flower Wedding Invitation, Watercolor Landscape, Hand Painted Milk Glass Table Number

White and ivory blooms painted against shimmering ivory cardstock become the centerpiece for this hand painted invitation suite.  I’m inspired by the floral detailing on Maggie’s Vera Wang Katherine gown! Vera Wang, Bouquet, White Peony Wedding Invitation

Hard to believe that Winter is around the corner… yes I know, go ahead and boo me…Nonetheless, Winter weddings offer up their own special sort of inspiration and imagery that I just love.  Secretly I much prefer Winter to Summer – there’s just something about the wintery nights in front of the fireplace I just can’t get enough of!  So cheers today to one of my absolute favorite Winter Wedding Invitation suites. Heather wanted a very specific Birch Tree filled scene to adorn her invitations.  So we set off to paint this scene with rich indigo inks, then print on […]

Let’s rewind to about 1 year ago – if you came to me with all white wedding invitation dreams I likely would have smiled and said oh yes “we can do that” but inside I would have been paralyzed with fear.  You see I’m a color lover, through and through and until recently, with the help of a few amazingly creative couples, did not put much value in white color palettes.  Until recently I used color and intense hues to create drama, all but overlooking the power of white and softer palettes to make a statement.  Alicia and Justin’s wedding […]