August 2008 archive

28th August 2008 in

another brooklyn bride

another brooklyn bride

Andrea Strong, food writer and new bride, put together a great summary of her wedding on her blog, The Strong Buzz. You may know Andrea Strong from her guest appearance on Top Chef. I took one of her writing classes last year shortly after she got engaged. I love her honest approach to planning a [...]

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27th August 2008 in

our invitations: envelopes & calligraphy

our invitations: envelopes & calligraphy

Ahh, the wedding envelope. Consider it the silver tinfoil wrapping that makes a Hershey kiss so savory. Sure you want what’s inside but unwrapping one is so much fun. When it came to our invitations, I wanted the packaging to be just as special as the contents. Crane carries a beautiful line of envelopes made [...]

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21st August 2008 in

letterpress review: robin beth designs

letterpress review: robin beth designs

Accessories make an outfit and the same can be said for an invitation. Ribbon, crystals and different textured papers are all making their way into the wedding envelope. (I draw the line at glitter and confetti. Save it for the bachelorette party.) As if letterpress wasn’t perfect enough, Robin Beth Designs combines traditional letterpress invitations [...]

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19th August 2008 in

coco + kelley inspiration board contest

coco + kelley inspiration board contest

Coco + Kelly has started posting entries from her fabulous contest. The challenge was to pick a room from her collection and design a wedding around it. I took a hue from my own bridesmaid dresses and fell in love with this sapphire blue. The dark wood and thick curtains remind me of chilly winter [...]

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15th August 2008 in

letterpress review: hello lucky

letterpress review: hello lucky

With so much inspiration and good design to pick from, it’s important to make your wedding invitations reflect your personal style as opposed to just the current trend. Hello Lucky has always been my favorite place for viewing fresh design that is both classic and unexpected. Their new line of Marry Me! by Hello!Lucky wedding [...]

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