Handmade custom invitations & stationery
by Kristy Rice

I’m back today with a final look at my parent’s 40th Anniversary party!! Today is all about the stationery and boy did I have a blast…of course.  Thanks to Daniel Lanton for styling these gorgeous shots so no detail went unnoticed.  Get caught up with the story here… A rich palette of jade, bright gold and tans were used.  Inspired by old whiskey bottle labels, I created a hand drawn frame and crest with a textured hand and smudge-y finish.  Magnolia blooms here and there lent a touch of femininity.  Lyrics from my mom’s favorite country song “On the Road […]

This artful story is less mine and more that of my parents, but I had fun bringing this tale of lifelong love to life. Cyd over at The Sweetest Occasion featured the gorgeous images by Daniel Lanton recently and I am just too excited to share even more. My parents were married in 1972.  She was 18, he was 25.  They began their adventure together as two young adults who loved simple pleasures; small gatherings with friends, good music and good food.  Growing up, country music classics were blasted in our house, so much so the neighbors would complain! Mom […]