MY SECRET MARRIAGE WEAPONS — marriage books My heart for my business is not to “just” make beautiful weddings all the time with custom signage and stationery, but to help encourage the building of a beautiful marriage too. Which is why I wanted to help provide my engaged friends with resources to do just that. […]

THREE REASONS why you should NOT mail your invitations early: I know, I know. Once you get engaged and all the details start coming together, you just CANNOT WAIT to tell the people you love all about your wedding & start getting those crucial RSVPs as early as possible. This seems like a great idea, […]

   YOU GOT ASKED THE QUESTION YOU’VE BEEN WAITING FOR! YOU CALLED YOUR PEOPLE! And as soon as you are swept away into blissful dreaming of this newly accepted reality as a fiancé…the stress inducing questions start pouring in. What is your date? Where are you getting married? How many bridesmaids will you have? When […]

I always hear people say “well the invitations will just go in the trash.” Just a loving, honest reminder – the dress, too, will only be worn once, the food and cake will only be eaten once, the drinks drank once, the decor used once, the flowers will die in a day or two, the […]

PRINTING TYPES 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 […]

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 […]

  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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]