The team at Melangerie in NYC always create such innovative and delightful stationery pieces. I really love the latest products they’ve come up with! The new genealogy chart or “Who’s Who” uses colours to indicate how guests are related to and know the bride and groom. It’s available in your custom colour palette and would
Stationery And Paper Goods
I’ve come to really love stationery since I’ve been writing Polka Dot Bride and have actively tried to follow the innovations and work of the artisans producing fantastic work. Bespoke Press is one of those. Owner Alischa has a background in commercial graphic design and started the business when she went looking for a seachange.
Linda & Harriett have recently added vintage wallpaper stationery to its custom collection of letterpress stationery, the vintage wallpaper lines the envelope- making each piece unique. Each set also comes with custom letterpress cards printed on 100% cotton paper. Linda and Harriett also have a gorgeous range of wedding stationery, all letterpress and all vintage
There are some fantastic free downloads out there for your wedding and I thought I would share my favourites with you today! The girls at Wedding Chicks do great down loadable templates, my latest favorite is their wine bottle table numbers. You can see all of their templates here DIY Blog iDIY always has the
Gorgeous letterpress stationers Smock Paper have teamed up with the Amazon Conservation Association to bring together a new idea for your wedding favors. Starting at $US5 per couple, the bride and groom can make a tax deductible donation towards the Amazon Conservation Association. Smock Paper will provide you with cards letting your guests know of
I came across the most gorgeous website recently that has such a fun design it made me want to explore it! Letter Bird Lane creates stationery for every type of event- from weddings to engagements and birthday parties. Letter Bird Lane Merriweather Range Letter Bird Lane Carnival Range Letter Bird Lane Love Lanterns Range
I came across these gorgeous paper goods on Etsy the other day. They’re made using recycled paper, soy inks and wind power! Etsy seller Ormolu Design. The paper tags would make perfect additions to wedding favours, programs, place cards and other wedding decor. Ormolu is also happy to do custom orders! Love Song Paper Strips
Gabrielle, of A Summer Picnic Wedding posted her engagement invitations and I thought the idea was so nifty and creative I asked if I could share them on Polka Dot Bride. Gabrielle and her fiance Jarrod, printed each image onto 100mmx100mm 200gsm semi-gloss paper. They then placed the cards into a white envelope for their
I got the sweetest email from Dawn about her twin sister Di’s wedding invitations. Di and her fiance Raphael lived in Melbourne for many years but will marry in Singapore. Di and her husband are both teachers which inspired the school themed invitations. After playing around with ideas, the couple decided on an exercise book
Polka Dot Bride reader Heather made my day recently when she sent me photos of her polka dot house warming invitations. This design could be easily modified for a fabulous wedding invitation so I asked Heather if i could share them here. Heather is a graphic designer who designs invitations on the side! Thank you
Lovely Polka Dot Bride reader Jaime shared the first DIY stationery project her and her fiance Ben have ever done together- their magnet save the dates! Jaime shared with me the thoughts and process behind the photos of their creations! “The decision to DIY our wedding stationery came naturally as we’re on a tight budget
I love these Australian made cupcake flags from Bee via Kireina Paper. In beautiful papers, each flag is topped off with a little pearl bead. A simple, pretty and gorgeous way to dress up your wedding cupcakes! Kireina Paper makes beautiful paper invitations, but also have a range of sweet and different touches. Sweet coat
I love the new collection from Alannah Rose Stationery. Botanica Belle is my favourite. Botanica Bele Hearts Aflutter Love Potion Sweet Something The team at Alannah Rose has also just launched a children’s stationery range– perfect for your next kids party!
I received some beautiful samples of Chicago based stationer Sarah Drake over the holidays and was immediately enchanted by not only the beautiful presentation but the sweet ideas. Sarah is inspired by nature and uses Japanese design values in her designs. The invitation I received (Red Flower) was delivered in a crisp cream envelope. The
It’s a talented blogging community this wedding one! There are amazing photographers, artists, writers- you name it! Here are a few recent (and not so recent!) developments of some of your favourite bloggers! Of course everyone spoke about this last year, but being in the middle of Groom’s Month at the time I was a