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Save Money on Invitations!

Your professional local stationery shop can actually save you money! Stationers have access to numerous vendors for every budget, and they know what products are a good value. A local storefront’s buying power is something you can benefit from, and their expertise in etiquette and trends can help you avoid embarrassing and often costly mistakes. Remember that… Continue reading Save Money on Invitations!

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Wedding Stationery Timeline

Be a stress-free bride by following the recommended timeline for ordering stationery:   Brides should begin looking at invitations early and plan on ordering their invitations at least 6 months prior to the wedding. We suggest working with a local expert that can guide you through the entire process, which will eliminate costly mistakes often… Continue reading Wedding Stationery Timeline

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Beautifully Addressed Invitations

When your guests receive their invitation personally addressed in elegant lettering, they will feel special. This lovely first glimpse of your wedding day will truly set the tone.  First impressions really do make lasting impressions! Calligraphy is often defined as “the art of pen to paper” or “beautiful handwriting” and this old world form of… Continue reading Beautifully Addressed Invitations

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New William Arthur Designs

William Arthur, known for their luxurious paper stock, rich embellishments and exceptional printing recently added 10 new designs to their Weddings, Volume Two album: Pretty laser-cut pockets, fabulous foil and bright ribbons are just a few details brides-to-be will fall in love with. This Sandstone invitation is printed with taupe ink and a delicate shell… Continue reading New William Arthur Designs

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Making a Memorable First & Lasting Impression

We all have a little black dress that appears plain & simple until you accessorize it with sparkling jewelry, fabulous shoes and a little designer handbag. The same goes for a wedding invitation; it goes from ordinary to exquisite when you add details such as ribbons, calligraphy, lace, pearls and envelope linings! Even the envelope… Continue reading Making a Memorable First & Lasting Impression

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Why Teachers Love Checkerboard !

We are always excited to recognize vendors who share in our commitment to serving their communities. Today’s applause is going to Checkerboard, who is concerned with environmental responsibility and now is giving teachers free access to  beautiful paper for their students. Every month, Checkerboard opens their warehouse to teachers and churches who have the opportunity… Continue reading Why Teachers Love Checkerboard !

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Luscious Laser Invitations !

Kathryn’s Bridal and Invitation Studio has recently developed a partnership with Luscious Verde, a truly custom invitation designer! Why is Luscious Verde so unique? Well, it begins with the ability to reproduce the lace on an antique dress, or even a shoe as inspiration for an entire Wedding Invitation Suite! Luscious Verde is an expert… Continue reading Luscious Laser Invitations !