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How to Use Our New Spring Inks

To say we are excited about our new spring ink colors is an understatement. Don't you just love the unicorn-bubblegum-pastel color palette? You can buy them as a pack of three or a pack of six. We can’t wait to see how you use them! Baby shower decorations? Easter brunch invites? Spring / summer wedding details? These colors have endless possibilities. We think they look great contrasted with a black envelope [...]

{Elopement} A Thomas Photography

We couldn't stop swooning when we received the gallery for these gorgeous photos from A Thomas Photography!  We loved how all the simple details came together perfectly, from the watercolor invitation to the beautiful gold band round cut ring from Trumpet & Horn. Vendor Credits: Photography: A Thomas Photography (@ahthomas) Ring: Trumpet & Horn (@trumpetandhorn) Film Scans: Richard Photo Lab (@richardphotolab) Ring Box: Weft & Whimsy (@weftandwhimsy) Ribbon: [...]

2017-05-31T00:33:50+00:00 October 24th, 2016|Uncategorized|

{Real Wedding} Lauryn Prattes Events + Abby Jiu Photography

Things have been crazy around the studio lately with so much workshop travel, winding down on summer weddings, and gearing up for the holiday season, so we've been a bit quiet on the blogging front! We're back today with this beautiful Greek infused wedding from Lauryn Prattes Events & Abby Jiu. Our favorite component is the gorgeous handing escort card display...with the beautiful Amaryllis Inc [...]

{We’re Hiring!} Part-time Studio Assistant Needed

We're hiring for a new Studio Assistant at our Old Town Alexandria studio! Job Description 20-25 hours/week {approximately} Based out of Alexandria, VA studio {not available for working remotely} The studio assistant will primarily be responsible for packing and shipping orders & must be available to work Monday-Friday from 1pm-6pm but actual timing is TBD based on schedule. Other tasks working with the Studio Manager may include [...]

2017-05-31T00:33:53+00:00 May 10th, 2016|Uncategorized|

{The Good Beginning} New Online Registry from Beth Helmstetter Events

After a somewhat crazy start to the New Year, it's nice to share something new that is purely GOOD. If you haven't seen it yet, please take a look at our friend Beth's newest venture The Good Beginning & be sure to share it with your friends, bridesmaids and other all around do-gooders out there! From Beth Helmstetter Events... The Good Beginning is a a new online [...]

2017-05-31T00:33:54+00:00 January 6th, 2016|Uncategorized|

{Calligraphy Workshop} Workshop Chicago

Earlier this year we were able to visit Chicago for 2 more rounds of our beginner calligraphy workshop. We covered the oblique calligraphy pen, got started with some practice strokes to start getting used to utilizing the pen to achieve the fine hairlines and thick swells that are characteristic of pointed pen calligraphy, and then we jumped into Laura's Copperplate Alphabet. Seats in our 2016 [...]

2017-05-31T00:33:54+00:00 July 20th, 2015|Uncategorized|

{Trouvaille 2.0}

When my dear friend Rhiannon from Hey Gorgeous Events asked if I would be a guest speaker at her second Trouvaille workshop and teach a "mini" calligraphy session, I was truly honored and overjoyed! I don't think I've ever been a speaker at an industry event, and her intimate gathering provided the perfect opportunity to get my toes wet! From the Trouvaille website... MISSION EDUCATION, [...]

2017-05-31T00:33:55+00:00 November 14th, 2014|Uncategorized|

{Learn Calligraphy} Intermediate Class + New Collaborative LA Space

If you have ever emailed us, you have most likely communicated with Alyssa, who coordinates with all our clients, vendors, workshop partners, social media and all around keeping me on task! She also happens to be my sister, which makes it extra fun when we get to travel together. When she moved back to Los Angeles this summer, we wanted to find a shared workspace [...]

2017-05-31T00:33:56+00:00 November 4th, 2014|Uncategorized|

{Events} Wedding Love Tour @ Verandas, Manhattan Beach

We are excited to share that we will be back in LA in February for our two workshops as well as the Wedding Love Tour (psst...one class is just after this event in Manhattan Beach as well!)! The winter 2014 Love Tour is Sunday, February 23rd 11am-2pm at Verandas Beach House in beautiful Manhattan Beach. Come enjoy live music, a vintage photo booth, awesome giveaways [...]

2017-05-31T00:33:57+00:00 February 3rd, 2014|Uncategorized|

{Creative Tip} Luggage Tags

Last week we shared the makings of a boxed set save-the-date, which gave a sneak-peek at one of our newest items ~ luggage tags! Our custom luggage tags,  available in any color combination with any wording, are great for save-the-dates, invitation inserts and tied to Welcome bags! Visit our Etsy shop to buy yours today!

2017-05-31T00:34:04+00:00 January 29th, 2013|Uncategorized|