July 2008 archive

31st July 2008 in

designer spotlight: fleur northcote

designer spotlight: fleur northcote

I spent some long overdue time browsing some of my favorite design blogs yesterday. I especially loved the alphabet soup collection posted by sfgirlbybay. Homes are the most interesting spaces to me and much of the inspiration behind our invitations and wedding decor has come from my favorite non-wedding blogs. I was on a design [...]

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31st July 2008 in

shoes make it real

shoes make it real

I purchased my shoes earlier this week. Totally random to have stumbled upon them while on the way to dinner. Not stumble upon as in tripped over them on the street but stumbled as in I put them on and couldn’t believe it. I am going to be a bride! {photo credit: etsy seller sarahseven}

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29th July 2008 in

my invitation inspiration board

my invitation inspiration board

This is the inspiration board with my ideas for our invitation suite. The theme took shape early on and then it was just a matter of finding the appropriate materials, fonts and colors. Elements from the invitation suite will be carried through to our place cards, menus and programs as well as the floral. (psst. [...]

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29th July 2008 in

sneak peak: our invitations

sneak peak: our invitations

The invitations are printed! I’m so excited to share them with you. This week I am putting on the finishing touches (including lining the envelopes, finding the perfect stamps and waiting for the calligrapher) while working on getting them out the door. Next week will be dedicated entirely to letterpress! I will share the entire [...]

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24th July 2008 in

real wedding: rick and allie

real wedding: rick and allie

I have received so many emails in response to Diane’s post, A Piece of Advice from a Mother of the Bride. I am thrilled to have both Diane and her daughter Allie back to share the details of Allie’s recent wedding. The role of Mother of the Bride is a special one as evident by [...]

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