B.T. Elements Wedding 2013

B.T. Elements Wedding 2013

It’s just about that time of the year again, time when all of the paper mavens flock to NYC for the National Stationery Show, where they bask in paper love as they walk from aisle to aisle filled to the brim with pretty paper goods. B.T. Elements will be adding to the pretty paper on display with their 2013 wedding invitation collection, which will make its debut at the NSS later this month (booth #2337). But today, lucky duckies, I’m giving you a little sneak peek at the new collection, which includes designs that feature oodles of painterly and hand drawn elements. You’ll find sweet and lacy suites (above), lovely floral themes, and pretty, preppy details amongst the new designs. Here, take a peek:

Wedding 2013 | B.T. Elements

Wedding 2013 | B.T. Elements

Wedding 2013 | B.T. Elements

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Modern Letterpress Baby Announcements

Modern Letterpress Baby Announcements | INK + WIT

I always enjoy seeing what Tara Hogan from INK + WIT is up to. She has such a fresh aesthetic and brings her own unique touch to everything that she creates, including these totally crush-worthy, modern letterpress baby announcements. The sweet and sleek announcements are perfect for couples looking to share the wonderful news about the new member or members of their family in a cute and contemporary way.

Elephant Letterpress Baby Announcements | INK + WIT

Deer Letterpress Baby Announcements | INK + WIT

Modern Bird Letterpress Birth Announcements | INK + WIT


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Real Wood Wedding Invites from The Paper Paramour

Folk Floral Birch Wood Wedding Invitations | The Paper Paramour

Ooh, baby, do I ever love woodgrain, and it’s even better when said woodgrain comes in the form of real wood, as is the case with these absolutely beautiful wood wedding invites from The Paper Paramour. Choose from full color folksy florals (above) and a spectrum of mid-century modern and vintage-inspired designs printed on real, sustainably harvested birch and cherry wood for wedding invitations that will not be soon forgotten by any of your invited guests.

Rustic Wood Wedding Invites | The Paper Paramour

Vintage Poster Style Wood Wedding Invites | The Paper Paramour

Vintage Wreath Wood Wedding Invites | The Paper Paramour

Modern Monogram Wood Wedding Invites | The Paper Paramour

Initial Filigree Wood Wedding Invites | The Paper Paramour

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The Occasional Hello Wedding Invitations

Allie Wedding Invitations | The Occasional Hello

Sandy Picco, the very talented designer behind The Occasional Hello, recently launched a new collection of wedding invitations and, wowsa, is this collection filled with crushable designs!

Sandy has a passion for design, typography, and beautiful paper, and this completely shows through in her gorgeous designs, which are so very modern but which also contain touches of the classic and traditional. These designs are fresh, clean, and typographic, with motifs that range from whimsical and woodsy to ornate to nautical.

All designs in The Occasional Hello wedding collection are offered in both digital and letterpress print options, and Sandy loves and welcomes custom design requests, working one-on-one with each and every couple.

Here’s a peek at the collection, and be sure to head over to The Occasional Hello’s shop to see all of the beautiful designs that are available:

Modern, Typographic Wedding Invitations | The Occasional Hello

Madison Wedding Invitations | The Occasional Hello

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Nautical Wedding Invitations

The nautical-themed wedding trend shows no signs of slowing, and it’s no surprise. Nautical themes are perfect for weddings by the sea, and there are endless numbers of gorgeous wedding destinations that feature sun, sand, and shore. Nautical themes are incredibly versatile, too. You’ll find everything from sophisticated and preppy to whimsical and modern, anchor and rope motifs to more understated, blind debossed nautical maps, flags, and compass details. And while there are many shades of blue to be found in the palettes of these pretty invites – traditional navy, muted slate, and pale seafoam, to name but a few – you can also find complimentary colors like warm red, kelly green, and sunny yellow.

Here’s a little collection of some of the seriously crave-worthy designs that I’ve spotted recently:

Nautical Wedding Invitations

Above, clockwise from top left : Rope Ampersand | Jill Means for Minted; Nautical Compass | Ruff House Art; Nautical | Anthologie Press; Nautical Classic | Sarah Gluchacki for Bella Figura; Simple Knot | Christine Loo for Minted; Calligraphy Anchor & Lighthouse | Grey Snail Press; Harbor Beach | Jessica Tierney for Bella Figura

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Bar Mitzvah + Bat Mitzvah Invitations from Paper Source

Looking for some seriously stylish Bar Mitzvah and Bat Mitzvah invitations? Well, then, I think you’re going to be crushing on this new collection from Paper Source. The new Bar and Bat Mitzvah designs feature modern typography and on trend motifs like geometric pattern and vintage playbill and poster-inspired layouts, not to mention eye-catching, vivid color options. Here’s a peek at the new styles:

Paper Source Modern Bar Mitzvah Invitations

Paper Source Modern Bat Mitzvah Invitations

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Minted Letterpress Wedding Invitations

Minted Letterpress Wedding Invitations

If you love letterpress, then get ready to do some ogling because Minted recently launched their first ever collection of letterpress wedding invitations, and it’s absolutely beautiful. The crush-worthy collection includes 29 designs from the Minted wedding collection, now available in gorgeous letterpress form.

Each invite is printed on vintage Heidelberg Windmill presses, and extensive customization choices are available, including 25 font options, 2 -a -er types, and up to 3-color letterpress printing. Mmm … letterpress. Be sure to pop on over to Minted to see all of the designs in the new collection, and here’s a little peek at what you’ll find:

Minted Letterpress Wedding Invitations

Minted Letterpress Wedding Invitations

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Uschi & Kay Printable Wedding Invitations

Ooh, I love it when creatives collaborate! These completely crush-worthy printable wedding invites are the product of a collaboration between Gaelan of the Canadian wedding blog, Uschi & Kay, and Sam of Have & Hold Design, who have come together to launch the Uschi & Kay shop, a resource for modern, crafty brides and grooms looking for unique products to personalize their wedding.

Their pretty printable wedding suites were created to give budget-conscious couples beautifully designed invitations that they can print at home for a fraction of the cost of traditional wedding invitations. They have five modern designs to choose from, and they plan on regularly adding new designs to their lineup. In addition, they offer bespoke design services and customization options on all of the suites in the Uschi & Kay shop.

Here’s a peek at the invitation goodness that you’ll find there:

Bohemian Wedding Invitation Suite | Uschi & Kay

Pretty in Plaid Wedding Invitations | Uschi & Kay

Bright and Bold Wedding Invitation Suite | Uschi & Kay

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Berlyn’s Sweet Woodland Baby Shower Invitations

Sweet Woodland Baby Shower Invitations

It was crush at first sight when these lovely woodland baby shower invitations for baby Berlyn by Moira Design Studio popped up in my inbox recently. The whimsical floral illustrations and hand-lettering create a look that’s light and sweet, and the hand stamped wood invitations make my invitation-loving heart go pitter pat.

Sweet Hand Lettered Wood Baby Shower Invites | Moira Design Studio

Jessi from Moira Design Studio shares about this wonderfully unique project:

The shower theme was woodland, organic, and natural, so we wanted to keep the invitation along those same lines. I really wanted to incorporate wood, so we started with a custom rubber stamp that we hand lettered and illustrated and used that to stamp on wood. There were two additional inserts – the first with her registry information on it, and the second was a bookplate to put inside the book that each guest was asked to bring in lieu of a card.

Each of the additional pieces feature hand illustrated work and are printed front and back on lovely thick cotton letterpress paper. The suite was wrapped in matching printed vellum, bound together with an open weave burlap, tied again with moss green satin ribbon, and topped with a miniature (I love anything that comes in mini!) clothespin and a little matching sign that read “please join us”. The entire suite was tucked into a brown kraft box and sealed with a wrap around label. A darling suite for a darling mom-to-be!

Sweet Floral Hand Lettered Baby Shower Invitations | Moira Design Studio

Sweet Woodland Baby Shower Invitations | Moira Design Studio

Custom Baby Shower Invitation Design | Moira Design Studio

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lettering : Moira Ink

Foglio Press Ready To Order Wedding Invitations

Ready To Order Wedding Invitations | Foglio Press

If you’re looking for elegant, typography-focused wedding invitations that are just the right blend of modern and classic style, then I think that you’re really going to enjoy Foglio Press’ new Ready To Order wedding invitation collection. The new collection features an array of beautiful wedding suites that incorporate details like the sweet scalloped die cutting shown above, as well as envelope printing, backing layers, envelope liners, and many custom color options.

Foglio Press recognizes that not every couple is interested in a completely custom wedding stationery experience, and the goal of their Ready To Order collection is to offer original designs with many personalization options and without the price tag or longer turnaround time of a completely custom design. Basic suites start at $5.25, and pieces are printed on luxe 130# cover weight paper for an elegant, upscale look.

Hazelhurst Wedding Invitations | Foglio Press

Hazelhurst Wedding Invitation

Harriett Save the Date | Foglio Press

Harriett Save the Date

In Print Wedding Invitation | Foglio Press

In Print Wedding Invitation

Laurel Wedding Invitation | Foglio Press

Laurel Wedding Invitation

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