Inspiration for this stationery suite came from the couple's collection of old typewriters mixed with their love of clean graphics and simple design. Sideshow Press stuck with a steely gray palette, adding parchment paper for a vintage feel. The invite was meant to feel like an old letter written from the bride and groom to each guest.
There's nothing quiet about this stationery suite that is inspired by the larger-than-life fonts used in 1950s fashion magazines. Combining big-statement designs (oversize ampersand and quotation marks) with understated, elegant colors (deep teal and burnished-gold engraving) is the key to pulling off this luxurious and infinitely cool look.
Romantic doesn't have to mean sappy, and folksy doesn't have to mean unrefined. For proof, take a look at this charm-loaded suite inspired by the typography in old-fashioned fairy tales. The lettering was hand-drawn, then scanned and colored on a computer, and finally sent to a printer to be silk-screened.
Get the message across audaciously with a letterpressed invite that isn't afraid to push the envelope or sample the color wheel. The capitalized letters rendered in simple, unpretentious Avenir and scaled large give the suite a carefree, youthful vibe.
With its perfectly round silhouette, the circle is as fundamental to graphic design as flour is to cake batter. Enter our spirited stationery collection, which puts confetti on display in all its roly-poly glory. The celebration will begin at the moment your loved ones open their mail.
If you've banned horizontal lines from your closet, it's time to reconsider: These invites positively own the classic French style. Each piece is hand-painted, and though the suite looks pretty here in raspberry, you can choose any shade under the sun.
For this real wedding, the groom designed a wedding invitation that illustrated a brief history of how the couple met and fell in love, as well as what guests could expect at the wedding. The stationery also featured a perforated reply card for guests to rip off and return.