Handmade custom invitations & stationery
by Kristy Rice

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We are so excited to share the vintage glamour wedding invitations we created for Nancy’s wedding! Full of art deco elegance, these invites fit perfectly with her ceremony and reception. The wedding took place in an elegant church, and every detail was full of old-fashioned inspiration. The save the dates and invites featured lots of ornate, flourishing design and texture: glitter, shimmery hand painting, and tulle embellishment. Thanks to photographer Ashley Slater, you can also take a peek and Nancy’s stylish reception… we love the statement palm centerpieces against the glittery table cloths and fabulous chandeliers. “Glamour is a beautiful […]

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Well friends, my 2016 has officially started today as I’ve been on maternity leave since before Thanksgiving! Trends are on my mind lately and after scouring runway images and trend reports from the fashion industry I’ve a good handle on my predictions for 2016 Wedding Invitation trends.  I’m thrilled to say Big Floral Wedding Invites are back! We’ve seen the floral trend ebb and flow over the last 12 years in business.  While floral wedding invite designs have always been a mainstay, they are not always “on trend” per se. We’ve seen the tradition of all white weddings come and go and […]

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I love those moments when for whatever reason, you discover a new artist.  An artist that you feel with your whole being you should have known about and had the chance to be inspired by all these years….  Rebecca, a new Momental Bride, introduced me to Cecil Beaton this week, who, in his time was quite the renaissance man.  Known as a portrait photographer, painter and Academy Award winning costume designer, Sir Cecil, had it all covered. {Rebecca’s invitation design will have Cecil Beaton as its muse.} His whimsical illustrations for Vogue are a particular favorite and sweet Rebecca, our […]

With the fashionable Wythe Hotel as our muse, I’m dreaming in shades of gold and creams for Nicole….An urban, black tie aesthetic…all the way. Wythe Hotel, Papers, Brooklyn Bridge, Black Tie Wedding Party, Foodie Wedding

Oh my, oh my, oh my!!  This real wedding has my heart with it’s breezy elegance and sophistication paired with wonderful moments of personality.  For the Wedding Invitations, Liz, the Bride was inspired by the magical quality of Chinoiserie patterns.  Birdcages made an appearance…of course. Her Chinoiserie Wedding Invitation featured a gilded frame, colorful birds, select blooms and a whimsical monogram. Table number perfection. The monogram made another appearance on this lovely Sweet & Saucy cake! A close-up of the original artwork created for Liz! Want to see more from this wedding?  Check out the feature on Style Me Pretty and […]