Handmade custom invitations & stationery
by Kristy Rice

This time of year I get a hankering for heading west.  It’s usually when the air out there is entirely too hot but just the same in early August I start longing for the clean, crisp air and big open sky of my beloved second home in redrock country.  Soon enough…but until then I’m digging into the archives to find some of my favorites from Zion and Yosemite National Park Weddings! This first suite is near and dear and reminds me of the crisp May day when the Hubby and I renewed our vows on the edge of the Virgin […]

When Patrick Pike sent me a sneak peek at client Sheri’s Yosemite Wedding I was floored.  Having visited and painted in Yosemite countless times I was eagerly anticipating a look at Sheri’s wedding to see how the majesty of this place posed as a backdrop for her day.  Really few words are necessary so I will keep it short and sweet! Gorgeous Sheri, The Ahwahnee Hotel and oh what a shoe shot…look at that light! Sheri (an avid reader of my blog) found Paloma’s Nest pieces on my site and just had to have her newest Heirloom Packaging…can you blame […]

THE INSPIRATION: Super cute painted sweater originally seen on Anthropologie. THE CHALLENGE: Anne-Marie from the fabulous wedding style blog Perfect Bound found this adorable sweater on Anthropologie a few months back.  She got in touch to see if I would want to partner on a DIY post.  I loved the idea of course and was certainly curious to learn more about painting on sweaters! THE REASON: Now an ebay star, the painted Antrhopologie sweater inspired both Anne-Marie and myself to present an easy project that anyone could tackle who wants to infuse a certain artistry into bridesmaid’s gifts, honeymoon attire […]