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So you found your style, you found your invitation designer, you know generally what you’d like your invitation to include – but now you have to think PRINTING TYPES? How do you possibly choose? What is REALLY the difference between digital, letterpress, offset, foil, or any of the other bazillion options presented for you? Let […]

Wedding Invitation Printing Types

March 21, 2019

If you know anything about me by now, you probably know that I am a hopeless romantic. I LOVE love. I married my 14 year old crush. I love anything deep and emotional. I love all the sappy movies. Candles are always burning in my house. I love buying gifts that make people cry. I […]

Focusing on your story is the most important part of planning your wedding

March 21, 2019

  It’s a rainy day here in Pittsburgh and I swear my body can feel it before I even open my eyes. Rain has always been so soothing to my soul – as though all life’s troubles are being washed away with the earth. On days like this, my favorite thing to do is open all […]

Rainy Day Bath Salt Recipe for Self-Care

August 13, 2018

What is “full service stationery and design? Some times I have clients inquire about custom wedding invitations and maybe some calligraphy for the envelopes as they have a limited budget. Some times I have clients who find me later in their planning and have almost everything finished – they just need place cards or menus […]

What is “full service stationery + design?”

August 7, 2018

Have you heard of wedding details and wondered what the heck they are talking about? Have you wondered why they have become such an important (and often times, expensive) role in planning your wedding day? Well,  you aren’t alone. Wedding details can be anything that is used to tie in the theme, mood or story […]

Wedding Detail Inspiration with Nicole Colwell Photography

June 27, 2018

This fine art inspired bridal editorial was a collaboration between Pittsburgh artists & designers to collide romance and tradition with luxury details and European influence. It took place in Oakland, Pennsylvania in the heart of downtown Pittsburgh. Before the wedding ceremony, the bride reflected on the struggles the two had overcome in years past by […]

University Club Bridal Editorial

May 10, 2018