Handmade custom invitations & stationery
by Kristy Rice

When Karen Tran has an idea…I like to run with it.  I first discovered Karen Tran back in 2009 and fell so in love with her look and floral artistry that I designed an invitation to curb the creative overflow!  Karen then found this blog post and got in touch…we’ve since met in person many times and always have so much to chat about – just imagine two artists brainstorming away on all things color, wedding and business! So when the opportunity to create a hand painted stationery suite to the tune of Karen and her daughter Aileen’s vintage vision, […]

Anne Barge designs have a certain…swagger.  I mean no disrespect but a certain swagger that only comes when you hone your craft over time.  Deeply rooted in classic sensibilities but keenly inspired by modern aesthetics, Anne Barge continues to weave her way into our hearts with captivating design. The room was hushed before this show began. The kind of quiet where you can feel the energy building.  The girls began their way down the runway and I became a bit overwhelmed.  Somehow pure emotion was captured in each foot step and sway of a veil.   The drama built simultaneously in […]

More from Jenna and Tony’s wedding today!!  Did you miss part I?  Check it out here! We fell in love with the cake from Pink Cake Box at first sight!  Pale peach fondant, gilded details and crisp white blooms tower to the sky in this grand design.   Ruffly pink peonies in full bloom mix with orange Juliette roses and purple hydrangeas.  I wonder where Jenna found her invitation inspiration?    Lastly I just had to comment on the dinnerware.  The prettiest lilac pattern set atop a simple gold charger combines all my favorites; shimmer, pattern and color! Jenna had a clear […]

What a better way to start a day than with artful wedding portraits?  Jenna and Tony’s wedding at the Trump National Gold Club in Bedminster, NJ was recently featured in The Knot, NJ and you can see why.  Jenna, along with Mom filled the day with mindful details in shades of peach and purple.  A stunning palette fit for a grand day!  Marie Labbancz captured moment after moment in her lush and intense photographic style. Peach roses, lambs ear and white peonies all wrapped up in blushy, peach lace…oh and those shoes!!!! Possibly one of the most stunning pre-ceremony dress […]