The past couple of weeks have been busy in the one woman world of invitations illustrated. A couple of weeks ago, something great happened – I was contacted for two bespoke commissions within 24 hours. Both of these requests were a little different to anything I’d done before. Initially I was ecstatic and felt really … More A lesson in self-doubt
I really enjoyed completing the last book review so while I’m working through my next one, I thought it might also be helpful to people to review some products I’ve tried already! For those of you starting out or even more experienced calligraphers and artists it can be really hard to know which products will … More Quill London – ink review
I’ve been lucky enough to acquire some lovely calligraphy books so, I thought it might be helpful to do a couple of reviews of them to help people out considering buying one. The first book up for review is Nib & ink by Chiara Perano. The book opens by explaining the basics of the pen … More Book Review – Nib & Ink
We will be at Oldberrow House this Sunday, 20th May! This is one of the wedding fairs put on by Inspired Brides, who’s photo shoot we took part in earlier this year. The fair is on from 11-3, so be sure to pop by and have a look at lot and of lovely suppliers. x
Recently I listed to #hashtag authentic episode 36 with Megan Auman in which they discussed the power of Pinterest. I’m a huge fan of Pinterest, both personally and for business and really loved the useful points raised by Megan in the podcast. She mentioned using adobe spark as a quick and easy app to add … More Sparking interest…
Nope, we’re not talking shots & staying out till 4am before shovelling carbs into your face. We’re talking party bags, balloons, dinosaurs, pirates. Yep – kids’ parties! We’ve recently added our first kid’s party invitation to etsy and thought we would celebrate in our favourite way… With a Pinterest board of course! Whether you’re looking … More Party Vibes!
To celebrate the launch of our new colour torn paper place names, just in time for summer – we of course had to create a Pinterest board to match. With heaps of rainbow bright inspiration to match any or all colours to your scheme, our Pinterest board is bound to send you colour crazy! Check … More Get summer ready with rainbow brights
I’ve been researching a lot more into trends for 2018 and thought I’d help out fellow wedding suppliers & brides to be with a quick list & some photo inspo. Of course, there’s a Pinterest board for you too. Ultraviolet – the hottest colour of the year. We did a whole post on this last … More 5 Big wedding trends for 2018
In comparison to previous years’ tones of ‘greenery’ & the complimentary combo of ‘rose quartz’ & ‘serenity’ it’s easy to see why some people were startled by ‘ultraviolet’. 2014 was the last year we saw a bright pop of colour, but ‘radiant orchid’ was much more magenta and I think the pink undertones made it … More Ultraviolet – How to work the colour of the year into your wedding
Just a super quick update to advise that we have new prints on Etsy! Ready for personalisation with a name or message, they make great gifts. We also have new designs coming soon! I had to wait for a redelivery of my designs after the printers misaligned them! (EEK). So I’ll hopefully be able to … More New prints on Etsy & new designs coming soon!