Rifle Paper Autumn

Rifle Paper Co. Autumn 2011

Apple cider, pumpkin pie, colorful leaves – I can say without one drop of shame that I’m already completely in “autumn mode”, and Rifle Paper’s lovely new collection of autumn and Thanksgiving cards, invitations, and absolutely adorable place cards has

Chevron Wedding Invitations

Name Your Price Wedding Invitations

Chevron Invitations by Up Up Creative I love it when I see creatives rockin’ the status quo, stepping outside the box (heck, kicking down the walls of the box), and doing things in their own way and on their own

Green Kangaroo Wedding Invitations

New Advertiser : The Green Kangaroo

I’m very happy to welcome Paper Crave’s newest advertiser, The Green Kangaroo, purveyors of pretty, pretty wedding invitations, as well as sweet, unique birth announcements, photo holiday cards, and a great selection of do-it-yourself invitation embellishments, pockets, wraps, and kits.

Balloon Wedding Invitations

Balloon Wedding Invites by Papertalk Press

These balloon wedding invitations by Papertalk Press are so sweet, don’t you think? This modern wedding suite, a part of Papertalk’s Brown Bag collection, is a great choice for couples looking for something that’s a little bit casual and a

Invitation Design Inspiration

Invitation Tuesday : Invitation Crush Roundup #5

Looking for a little invitation eye candy? Here’s a peek at some of the lovely invitations, announcements, and save the dates that I’ve featured over on Invitation Crush recently: Above, clockwise from top: custom letterpress wedding invites by Dear Lola

Lacrosse Bar Mitzvah Invitations

Joseph’s Lacrosse Bar Mitzvah Invitations

Okay, now these are some seriously cool Bar Mitzvah invitations. This completely clever design was created by Luscious Verde and features a hand drawn, hand stitched paper lacrosse stick that was printed on textured paper to give the dimensional feel

Mylo Birth Announcement

Mylo’s Colorful Birth Announcements

Omigosh, these birth announcements are so darling! Minneapolis based designer, Brooke Lunneborg, and her husband Matt created these wonderfully colorful, accordion fold announcements for Mylo, the newest addition to their family. Inspired by the name “MYLO”, the couple created a

Pink & Black Bridal Shower Invitations

Tine’s Chic Pink & Black Shower Invitations

There’s something so chic about a pink and black color palette, don’t you think? And these gorgeous bridal shower invitations by b.t. elements have it going on in spades! These pink and black beauties were designed for Tine, one of

Retro Kitchen Bridal Shower Invitations

Retro Kitchen-Themed Bridal Shower Invites

What do you get when you cross icy teal blue and cherry red with a fun, retro kitchen-themed pattern? You get these awesome, housewife-y bridal shower invitations that Jenn Lane designed for Rachael’s celebration, of course! Just one look at

Invitations

Invitation Tuesday : Invitation Crush Roundup #4

Lots of wonderful techniques are represented in this week’s roundup of some of my recent invitation features over at Invitation Crush. Hello, gorgeous foil-stamping, laser cut keepsakes, embroidered monograms, and burlap bag details! Shown above, clockwise from top : Woodland

Storybook Wedding Invitations

Hot Pink + Charcoal Storybook Wedding Invitations

Ah, swoon. These neon pink and charcoal gray storybook wedding invites by The Hungry Workshop are incredible! From the ornate dropcaps that were meticulously redrawn from a vintage type specimen book to the bookmark-inspired vertical belly bands and die-cut Golden

Pink Gray Embossed Wedding Invitations

Magenta + Charcoal Embossed Lovebirds Invites

It’s Invitation Tuesday, and today is a celebration of one of my favorite color combos : bright pink and gray. Mmm … love it. First up are these super sweet (or should I say “tweet”?) magenta and charcoal gray lovebird

Confetti and Dots Paper Goods

Trendspotting : Confetti and Dots

Something magical happens when the humble dot is multiplied. A group of dots, be they orderly or random, just seems to be inherently festive, don’t you think? Let’s channel a little of that cheery, dotty spirit and celebrate the trend

Periodic Table of Love Invitations

Sweet Chemistry Wedding Invitations

Science meets romance in this unique, chemistry-themed wedding invitation suite by Ice Cream Social. Sara and David met and fell in love in a college chemistry class, and this part of their story is reflected in what is an absolutely

Invitation Crush Roundup

Invitation Tuesday : Invitation Crush Roundup #3

This is a little roundup of some of the lovely invitations and save the dates that I’ve featured at Invitation Crush recently. Get ready for some eye candy! Above, clockwise from top left : a Postmark Monogram letterpress wedding suite

Black and White Wedding Invitations

Black + White Wedding Invites for Tea & Danilo

If you love black and white invitations, then you’re going to go bonkers for this gorgeous custom wedding invitation suite by Valentina of CUTandPASTE. This project was one of Valentina’s favorites, and I can understand why. Black and white is

Navy Blue Graduation Announcements

Navy Graduation Announcements by SweetBeaker

It is SO nice to see a graduation announcement that’s sleek, smart, and so well designed. These fantastic navy blue announcements for new grad, Jordan, were designed by Karly of SweetBeaker, who did a wonderful job of creating a custom

40th Birthday Party Letterpress Invitations

40th Birthday Party Invites with Pizazz

Now, this is a 40th birthday party invitation with joie de vivre! Margot Madison created these gorgeous letterpress invites for her upcoming birthday, and I can only imagine how wonderful the celebration will be. The invitations were letterpress printed on

Wedding Invitations by Southern Fete Creative

Southern Fete’s 2011 Wedding Invite Collection

Southern Fete Creative launched their new 2011 wedding invitation collection last week and, wow, there’s so much wedding invitation eye candy to be found amongst the 20 new suites! You’ll find wedding suites inspired by everything from 60’s mod to

Whale Party Invitations

A Cute Whale Party Invitation Suite

Bridgett from Perideau Designs is unveiling a brand new invitation suite today, and it’s a super cute one! The Whale Invitation Suite features cutie patootie, whale-adorned party invitations, thank yous, tags, and favor bags (omigosh, so adorable) in pretty aqua

Invitation Designs Featured at Invitation Crush

Invitation Tuesday : Invitation Crush Roundup #2

A little peek at some of the paper lovelies that I’ve featured over on Invitation Crush recently: Above, clockwise from top : Anna & Sei Rey’s golden medallion letterpress wedding invites, a candy-colored, New England-inspired invitation suite by Coral Pheasant

Coral and Grey Letterpress Wedding Invitations

Coral + Grey Letterpress Wedding Invites

Ooh, ready for some gorgeous invitations? This romantic suite was created by Salt + Pepper Press (photos by Sarah Q Photography) for Katie and Blake’s mid-April wedding, which took place on the lush grounds of the University of Texas Golf

Wedding Invitation Ideas Lookbook

The Wedding Invitation Ideas Lookbook

Yay, the Wedding Invitation Ideas lookbook is here! The lookbook has been my pet project for the past few months, and I was so jazzed to be able to launch yesterday. When I originally decided to do a lookbook, I