colleen and anthony will exchange their vows this october at the maris stella church, followed by a reception at the windrift in avalon, new jersey. the couple wanted their package to feel like the natural beauty of the seashore, so we used muted colors and patterns of gray driftwood and natural seagrass. the invite is a soft gray and ocean blue letterpress. the reply postcard features a painted water color picture of a lifeguard’s boat on the front, with a vintage postcard design on the back. the front of the details card features a custom map of avalon with points of interests and venues highlighted. the pieces were bundled together with natural jute twine displaying a circular, wooden tag, engraved with the couple’s monogram. they were mailed in a warm gray envelope and hand addressed in sky blue ink by ashley wren of hello bird. we had a blast working with colleen, as well as her very creative planner, sara murray of confetti & co. we are currently having a ball working on her day of materials and cannot wait to share those goodies with you!
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domenica and jason will say their vows in early november at the epiphany of our lord church in philadelphia and continue their celebration at the cescaphe ballroom. they requested an elegant wedding announcement inspired by the art deco period. the invitation is letterpress with stunning antique gold and emerald green inks. for their reply postcard we used a vintage black and white photograph of the formally renowned imperial theater (circa 1914), which has been transformed into the cescaphe ballroom. at the bride’s request, we had a little fun with gatsby-inspired reply wording. the emerald details card was full of helpful information for their guests, complete with a custom monogram. all guests’ mailing addresses were digitally printed in emerald on crisp soft white envelopes. lastly, the bundle was wrapped in a shiny metallic gold cord. we are excited to get started on the rest of domenica’s day of stationery!
kelsey and adam will hear wedding bells this september at the atrium at the curtis center in philadelphia. also known as the city of brotherly love, philadelphia just so happens to be where the love between kelsey and adam all started. the couple-to-be, who would travel from texas every so often to meet with us, was looking for a traditional nuptial invitation with a touch of class and elegance. their package included a chic letterpress invitation with two shades of gray. the customary set, complete with reply, details card, and monogram tag, were put together with a soft blush belly band. this package was tied together with a light gray grossgrain ribbon to seal the deal. these stylish invites were sent to guests in a simple white envelope with digitally printed addresses. we hope their wedding is as timeless as their invitation!
vanessa and alexander were married in june at glen foerd on the delaware, a waterfront estate in philadelphia. this couple loved their classic style and asked that we create an invitation package that was traditional but allowed their personalities to shine through. vanessa loved polka dots, so of course we found a way to include those! their stacked suite included a letterpress invitation with a fabulous poppy red and subtle dot pattern. their rsvp card was a postcard style complete with a vintage photo of the riverfront. we also had fun designing a large custom map for their details card. the package was wrapped with a gorgeous silk teal ribbon and finished with a custom die cut tag with their wedding date. these special deliveries arrived to guests in ivory envelopes hand addressed in crisp black ink by danica from the butler’s pantry. we wish these newlyweds a lifetime of happiness!
chuck and steve will be wed in a few short weeks at a formal affair at the atrium at the curtis center in philadelphia, pennsylvania. they requested a timeless and masculine design with classic fonts and a color palette of black, white and charcoal grey. their letterpress invitation was adhered to a metallic charcoal pocketfold which held their response card, black reply envelope and details card complete with a custom map. their suite was finished with a black satin ribbon and silver metallic custom monogrammed tag. the package was mailed to guests in a black envelope and hand addressed in metallic silver ink by one of their best friends, joe giampaolo.
suzanne and jeff will be getting married this fall at the kimmel center in philadelphia. they requested a modern and artistic save the date to reflect the minimal architecture and open space of the venue. we achieved this by using a blind deboss technique for their monogram paired with a very clean sans serif black font for the event information. we are excited to continue working together on the invitations and day of materials!
alexandra and servando celebrated their new years’ eve nuptials at a rustic, california style celebration in santa barbara. with a palette of navy, peach and a pop of gold, we created their pocketfold suite which included a letterpress invitation, rsvp postcard and details card. as a special surprise for her spanish-speaking groom, alexandra asked that the invitation and rsvp card include both english and spanish wording. the pocketfold was wrapped with metallic gold bakers twine and finished with a custom monogrammed tag. the package was mailed in gold glitter lined kraft envelopes and hand addressed in a rich navy ink.
rachel and ron celebrated their nuptials back in november at their garden-fairytale-destination wedding in new orleans, louisiana. their ceremony was held at corpus christi-epiphany church and the good times rolled into their reception at the pavilion of two sisters. we really enjoyed creating their iconic new orleans save the date last year, however, they requested their invitation suite to have a more romantic and formal vibe. with a similar color palette of plum and olive green, we designed their stacked package which allowed us to overlap rustic magnolias with other enchanted patterns. their letterpress invitation was a combination of formal and handwritten scripts decorated with hand-drawn flourishes. they selected an rsvp postcard and a folded information card which housed the remaining details plus a custom map of the french quarter to encourage their guests to explore. we finished the package with natural and metallic gold baker’s twine and a custom monogrammed tag. their layered bundle was mailed to guests in a gold glitter lined kraft envelope and hand addressed in metallic plum ink by the fabulous mandy from myrtle & lloyd. we were also asked to create a few day of pieces including these kraft paper menus and over-sized wedding programs.
we wish the newlyweds a happily ever after and look forward to sharing the big day in a few weeks.
maria + ross are counting down the days until their wedding celebration! they will be wed this saturday at the manor house at commonwealth in horsham, pennsylvania. they requested a photo save the date card and just loved the idea of using an eclectic mix of fonts along with their engagement photo. for their invitations, they envisioned a more formal design with geometric patterns. with their soft palette of coral, navy and gold, we created a stacked package that included the invitation, mad-libs rsvp postcard and accommodation card. everything was held together with a gold chevron belly band and finished with gold metallic twine and a monogram tag. they arrived to their wedding guests in navy envelopes that were hand addressed in gold ink by the fabulous danica from the butler’s pantry. we wish this super cute couple the happiest day ever on saturday!
samantha + isaac met at summer camp when they were teens. so naturally they wanted to share this fun love story through their invitation design. they were married this past june in the poconos at terraview at the stroudsmoor country inn. we captured the feel of the wedding with a carved heart style monogram with handwritten letters that was displayed on the front of the details card and top of the invitation. the suite was a stacked package of different sized cards; the invite, reply, and folded details card. the invitation was pressed with a blind deboss sketchy wood grain pattern layered with navy ink letterpress. the image on the front of the reply card was meant to feel like a vintage postcard and the photo is an actual stream from the woods surrounding their summer camp. the package was held together with a natural jute twine and mailed in a kraft envelope.