Handmade custom invitations & stationery
by Kristy Rice

Happy 4th!

So my yard is full of fireworks ready for nightfall.  The sodas are on ice and I’m off to enjoy a day with family and friends!  I pulled this peacock abstract out of the archives, so to speak (haven’t seen it in a while).  It has a patriotic palette and explosive vibe, don’t you think?  Perfect for a little Independence Day cheer.  Have fun all and stay safe!

Front porch painting days are divine.  The last few weekends I’ve made a point to step outside and set up painting camp in the fresh air.  Every year we will fill our wraparound porch with massive hanging baskets and this year they have become inspiration for a few new patterns.  The fuchsia this year are amaze…I can’t get enough of the plump little blossoms in the most vibrant shades… I pluck a few select blooms and float in white milk glass.  Saw the pattern unfold before I even grabbed my pencil. The pups love hanging out with me as I […]

A while back the ladies at Southern Weddings got in touch with a request.  Their invitation was for me to design 4 distinctly southern stationery suites.  Well how fun, I thought!  Nothing inspires romance quite like the thought of a ride on a tree swing or sitting in a garden full of blooming pretties – all of which are moments that come to my mind when I think of the south.  So I went to work and centered my creations around four iconic concepts: Tree Swings, Overflowing Gardens and Seersucker.  Come and sit a spell to see where I landed… […]

In honor of Derby week I thought a post about Jenna and John’s South Carolina wedding would be fitting! Jenna crafted her wedding details with a Derby theme in mind. The ladies wore hats, mint julips were a plenty and as you can see from the photos, no detail went untouched! The talented Christine Gallagher captured every moment – thanks Christine for access to these amazing photos! Love the mailbox sign – mimics the “carved heart on their invitation – how fun! The editors at The Knot also loved Jenna’s wedding and chose to feature her day in the recent […]