Below are a few wording examples for your invitations, including modern and LGBT etiquette. Please note that the below are merely my suggestions based on my experience, research and personal choice. I tend to lean on the side of “it’s your wedding friend, do what makes you happy!” so a lot of times when couples come to me with certain situations I ask, "well what makes you most comfortable? And aside from your mother’s input how do YOU want to address your guests?"
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When picking your ideal stationery designer it’s important to note that every designer is a unique artist. They have spent countless hours and years perfecting their signature style and learning their trade. Each of us come from our own backgrounds and different inspirations drive our creativity. You can literally hand all of us the same materials and tell us to “draw a tree” and we will all draw it differently. That my friends is the power of the artistic mind. Isn’t it lovely?! Read More
I totally get it! Sometimes custom designed wedding invitations just are not in the budget, or maybe you want to take a stab at designing and printing your own invitations. No judgement here loves, you do you and what makes sense for your big day! If you are going to go down the design and print your own path, then I have a few professional tips that will hopefully help you if this whole stationery design thing is completely new to you. Spoiler alert, tip number 5 is the step couples tend to forget! Read More
My (now) husband and I decided to have an intimate casual lake side marriage right here in our new home of North Carolina. The day was picture perfect at Lake Jordan, and everything came together beautifully. If you include our amazing photographer there was all of 6 people and a dog present. And it was absolutely perfect. Oh and did I mention the whole thing came together in less than 30 days!!!?
o announce our nuptials we sent out watercolor announcements complete with a hand written letter and a photo from the big-small day. Read below to see more snapshots from the day and get an up close and personal look at the elopement announcements. Read More
Words can not even express how beautiful this wedding was, but oh my, I am going to try. Modern elegance and glam come together to create a magical experience at this black and gold themed wedding at the Duke mansion in Charlotte, North Carolina. Complete with gorgeous gold bridesmaid dresses and a memorable lace bridal gown found at Charlotte’s own Hayden Olivia Bridal, this wedding was unique down to every detail and I was so excited to be able to provide stationery pieces to complement the big day. Read More