Handmade custom invitations & stationery
by Kristy Rice

I’m digging into the archives today with this one.   These images have been waiting patiently for some attention and today is the day!  Melissa was a dream – super creative with a strong aesthetic.  She was incredibly committed to her vision all the way through and it shows in every single image.  Second guessing decisions was never this Bride’s trait.   Melissa and Matt’s classic and romantic affair at Beaulieu Garden in Napa Valley is quite the breath of fresh air.  They returned to classic styling but with a bold palette and feisty spirit. All things begin with the invitation […]

Alberto Giacometti was first introduced to me in college by a professor who likened my figure sketches to his.  At the time I was a bit offended as I saw Giacometti as dark and messy.  Over time though, I gained an appreciation for this artist’s deconstructed figures and the elegance of his sketchy hand.  Today his moody portraits are inspiring a fun inspiration board I am calling The Ghostly Celebration.  Sure, fun for a Halloween day post but this look juxtaposes ghostly details with elegant materials and finishes fit for any time of year.  I’m working on a project currently […]