Handmade custom invitations & stationery
by Kristy Rice

If you missed my first Engage recap earlier this week, take a look here but now, onto the sketches!  This was my 6th Engage experience and if you have followed along over the years you know, that I take notes in sketches.  Armed with sketchbook, my trusted Sharpie pen and watercolor pencils, I embrace each session with my eyes and ears.  As the sessions evolve I am intently moving from sketch to written notes, back and forth to create a crazy collection of information that I refer to again and again long after Engage has passed.  I must thank the […]

Get ready, you are in for a long read…but there will be fun photos I promise, all thanks to the amazing mel and co.   Last week I was away from the studio.  I love to travel but my business time away from the Momental Girls and our work at the studio is precious; aka, I don’t attend every conference out there.  I choose carefully.  The Engage symposiums are lovingly crafted by two women who consistently change their game, in a good way.  They raise the bar and give it a good throw, if you know what I mean.   They […]

We LOVE Aleah and Nick…this event planning and styling duo are a dream to work with and a thrill to know.  Most recently we worked together on this little project at The Hotel del Coronado. Their blog is full of useful tips and innovative inspiration so I feel lucky to have them here today to share a bit with you! What Inspires You? We are so thankful to the always-talented Kristy for inviting us to guest post on her blog today. We’re Nick + Aleah Valley, the husband-and-wife duo behind Valley & Co. When we start talking with our couples and clients […]

Aleah and Nick from Valley and Co. are the kind of people you want in your corner.  They combine sincere kindness with intuitive artistry, incomparable vision and organization…what could be better?  So anytime they ask me to get on board with one of their projects, I do not even think twice.  Yes, YES is always the answer.  Late last year Aleah was asked to style an exclusive shoot for Exquisite Weddings Magazine in San Diego at the famed Hotel del Coronado.  I was honored to get involved and so jazzed by the clean and modern inspiration.  A chance to show […]