Handmade custom invitations & stationery
by Kristy Rice

Learn more about Envelopments’ newest pattern named “Trellis” created exclusively with my watercolor paintings! Meet Trellis and me Tuesday May 22nd at the National Stationery Show. We’ll be guests at Envelopments’ booth (#2462), showing off some of our latest creations with their newest pattern!  Hope to see you there!! XO

When planning our vow renewal celebration back in 2010 I met Maggie, the lovely gal behind Maggpie Vintage Rentals.  Maggie and Jason (the fiance) are making quite the name for themselves and I’m lucky to have them right in my back yard!  In addition to having a keen eye for spotting the sweetest pieces to collect, Maggie also has a sharp eye for styling.  This week she put together some inspiration for us based on the newest pieces in her inventory, so much so I can’t fit it all into one post!  Big hugs to Maggie for staging these glorious […]

Today let’s take a stroll in Paris if you will… Years ago I designed a pattern inspired by Versailles Gardens that we lovingly call Versailles Swirl.  Nothing gets me more excited than a bride who visions something I never have.  Lauren did just that.  She combined Versailles Swirl and Sculpted Blooms to create a breathtaking suite. The softest of pinks and shimmery whites… all sculpted into lovely shape.  The pink blooms began as white rice paper, then were hand painted with soft watercolor washes. …All tucked in petite boxes ready to mail… What I adore most about this artwork are […]

So I have quite possibly the sweetest shoot to share with you today.  In addition to the adorable couple and finest of vintage styling, this shoot is even more dear to me because of the team who collaborated.  Danielle Pasternak is a planner here in my hometown and is making a name for herself far beyond Pennsylvania state lines.  This shoot, her entry for a contest to earn a scholarship to Backstage Bridal Pro in California, proves that Danielle has quite a vision for herself. Could this be any sweeter? For the stationery I went a smidge modern with ellipses, […]

Today’s post comes late as I sit in my sweet little hotel room in Atlanta, surrounded by the first quiet of my day.  Over the years I have traveled… a lot while meeting talented folks along the way.  I make it a point to soak in my travel; meet people, talk long and dream big.  So a few years ago I did just that at an industry party with two ladies from Atlanta; Sharon, who makes brilliant cakes and Christine, who captures life with her keen and artful eye.  We spoke about a big project with loads of inspiration, delicate […]