Wedding Calligrapher – Inner Envelope?

Wedding season is in full swing and with more brides taking on the challenge of designing and printing their own invitations… I thought I would do a quick explanation of the envelopes and “stationery speak” of what each one entails. Outer Envelope: This envelope is the main large envelope that encloses your invitation upon which [...]

Virginia Calligrapher – Published on Borrowed & Blue Charlottesville

I found out this week that Ellie and Ted’s gorgeous Virginia wedding from last summer was featured on Borrowed and Blue.  Just in time for a little inspiration refresh for your summer weddings.  It really was a stunner designed by Easton Events, photographed by Eric Kelley Photography, with stationery by the fabulous Rock Paper Scissors.  [...]

Wedding Calligrapher – Featured on Green Wedding Shoes

Good Morning!  It was such a privilege to work with Kate Ignatowski and team on this styled shoot just featured on Green Wedding Shoes.  Our friends at Smock provided the beautiful stationery and I added a little calligraphy to complete the “Modern Eco-Friendly” look.  Hopefully you can get a few ideas for your own wedding!  [...]

Wedding Calligrapher – Setting up your guest list

Congratulations on your engagement!  It is so much fun planning the flowers and picking out the dress.  The worst part is putting together a guest list – lots of spelling checks and address checks and if you are not a whiz at excel it can be a bit overwhelming… since you have never put together [...]

Wedding Calligrapher – Antique Wedding Vows

Recently, I completed a lovely set of wedding vows for a special Dallas couple on the anniversary of their wedding.   The paper is lovely and aged, the ink is a beautiful walnut and the script is based on as the groom says “upside down and backwards looking”.  I think it is prettier (and legible!) – [...]

Wedding calligrapher – Austin, Texas Wedding Vows

Last year I worked with one of my former brides on creating vows for her 1 year anniversary.  We did a side by side set of their personal vows to be framed in a standard 8×10 frame.  They turned out lovely. Want your vows written in calligraphy?  Please plan in advance – I prefer one [...]

Wedding Calligrapher – Color Envelopes!

Wedding season is here and it seems everyone is now planning for their invitations!  While we all love the chic, classic look of black, grey, white, ivory, and navy… sometimes a girl wants a little color.  Here are some great examples of envelopes with a pop.  If not for the wedding day, a definite possibility [...]

Wedding Calligrapher – Featured in No. 13 WellWed New York – Lauren & Stephen

It was such a joy to work with Lauren on her wedding calligraphy and I am happy to share that her wedding was featured in WellWed New York!

PSA: Postal Prices Increase on January 26, 2014

Hello Friends, It’s that time of year again where I announce that the postage for the next year is increasing.  Which means, if you are sending wedding invitations expect them to cost more.  And we might suggest purchasing forever stamps now for your response envelopes to save the $0.03 per invitation.  Prices are going from [...]

Florida Calligrapher – Holly + Michael

About a year ago I got to work with Holly on addressing her beautiful Bella Figura invitations.  They were so lovely with the pink and blue pocketfold.  Add a blue and white stripe envelope liner and these were made for her Watercolor Beach Wedding.  Holly chose to have the envelopes calligraphed in a matching navy [...]