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It’s been a little while, but I want to continue my series on wedding invitation etiquette. This time I’m focusing on the numbers…AKA, the date and time. Back in the day, Emily Post, the queen of proper etiquette, would shudder in horror at the thought of having numbers on any type of invitation. Fortunately, times […]
In case you missed it, we’ve been published AGAIN, this time in Brides and Weddings Magazine! Before I give you the link to see the post, let me give you a little background information. In addition to doing stationery work for clients, most stationers I know participate in styled shoots. These styled shoots are a […]
I’m often asked about wedding invitation etiquette. By now I’m sure you’ve discovered that looking online at a popular wedding website is little to no help, or it doesn’t answer your question about your specific circumstances. That’s when you need the expertise of an experienced stationer, not someone who just decided to do this to […]
Welcome to my new website and very first blog post. WOW, this has been a real journey, not only for me but for everyone! Because of the pandemic, life as we knew it, has changed so much! We all developed new ways to work and send our children to school! It has been a MAJOR […]
Happy new year to you and your family! Really now, I can’t be the only person that was waiting for 2021 to arrive. I know that the woes of 2020 will still be with us, but 2021 gives us an opportunity to turn the page on a bad year, and start the journey to a […]
Just when we thought it was kinda safe to start to resume some type of normal lives, Thanksgiving happened, and Covid-19 cases and deaths are now projected to hit all time highs. Our country is still not moving towards the life we had before Covid struck. As I write this, it’s with the realization that […]
In these trying days and times, we must all be FLEXIBLE and adaptable to our ever-changing environment, not only in our homes, but in everything we do! More employees work from home and several of my friends, who have returned to the office, have indicated that working from home (WFH) has become the norm for […]
In two previous posts, I briefly touched on invitation wording. But I can’t have a discussion about wording, without throwing in a few snippets about the importance of grammar and punctuation. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not a grammar guru, like my friends Shonda, Kate and Edie. When we worked together, they helped polish both […]
Since we now have an idea of how to start to word your wedding invitation, which depends on who is hosting or paying for the event, let’s discuss the writing of the bride and groom’s names on it. The old established rules for displaying the happy couples’ names have relaxed tremendously. If you peeked into […]