While the wedding venue may certainly direct the style of stationery you choose and the design you select, you may also want to consider the current trends. Now, hear us out: there’s nothing wrong with classic invitations—who doesn't love swirling calligraphy?—but if you care about keeping your big day firmly rooted in the here and now, considering contemporary (and sometimes trendy) choices are an easy way to do just that! In this blog post, we chat about the stationery trends of 2019.Read More
Everyone goes through a rebellious phase and if you haven’t yet, it tends to show up when planning your wedding! Okay, that might be a little bit of an exaggeration, but today we’re going to touch on a topic that might cause some family members to gasp and clutch their pearls: breaking the rules with your wedding invitations!Read More
Vintage stamps can be a beautiful way to personalize your wedding invitations, reflect your personality or share the theme of your wedding! They are truly the perfect little detail for such an important element of your day. However, as fun as they can be, the task of acquiring, purchasing, and even applying vintage stamps can be very tedious and time consuming for an already busy season of your life.
So if you’re considering utilizing vintage stamps on your wedding invitations, here’s a few tips to keep in mind:Read More
Illustrated wedding invitations, adorned with painterly portraits of you and your partner, your wedding venue, on-theme designs, and more, are the personalized touch you've been searching for!
If you take a look at previous work by ElisaAnne Calligraphy, you’ll noticed that venue illustrations might be a favorite around here :) In this post, we discuss a few reasons why!Read More
Weddings cause sticker shock, I totally get it. And the thing that makes weddings so tricky is the fact that many wedding vendors charge MORE for their items if they are for a wedding, as opposed to some other event people might be hosting. I am NOT a vendor that does that. I believe that my prices should be even across the board, regardless of the type of people or event I'm creating them for. But, with that said, my prices are still high and a lot of people will ask me, "Why are your wedding invitations so expensive?"
While it might be convenient for a stationer and calligrapher to share the many reasons why paper is an important part of your wedding day, we fully understand that we are also speaking to future brides and grooms here! So, we are changing things up a little bit with this blog and bringing in a recent bride, Madison Emanuelo, to share her thoughts on why you shouldn’t skip out on paper when you’re planning your wedding.Read More
You’re getting married! The big day is rapidly arriving, the budget planned, and you have started looking for vendors to help bring the big day to reality. While this is a very exciting time in your life, it can also be the most stressful as you journey into an industry full of ever-changing etiquette and tradition. As your details come together, the wedding invitation is easily one of the most important elements.
I’ve collected some of the most frequently asked questions about wedding invitations that I see as a stationer and provided my honest to goodness answers in this blog post.Read More