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Creative Community Thanksgiving Celebration

As we sit around our Thanksgiving tables, we’re reminded to stop and give thanks for the things in life we are most grateful for.  Whether that be in our personal lives, creative endeavors, adventures, or the people we’ve met along the way – we hope you will take a moment today . . .read more. Creative Community Member Grace Avila

Creative Community Insider: Grace Niu Design

Graphic designer, creative, and style guru, Grace Avila of Grace Niu Design is known for her passion for excellent typography and stylish brush lettering.  Located in Chicago, Grace works with brides and clients to create quality pieces and wedding stationery that her couples will be proud to cherish . . .read more.

Creative Community Insider: inLoftCalligraphy

With a show of hands, how many of you have found yourself, like us – completely in love with the incredible agate and sea glass creations filling our Insta feeds this season?  We couldn’t think of a better person to celebrate this stunning trend with than Ivon of inLoftCalligraphy . . .read more.

Elegant Styled Shoot with Lace Details

Do you ever find yourself scrolling through your feed, completely amazed by all the gorgeous styled shoots out there?  We sure do!  Over the last few years, we’ve had so much fun working on more and more of these lovely projects and have learned a ton along the way. . . read more.

Creative Community Insider: Logos Calligraphy

Copperplate lovers unite!  Known for her beautiful penmanship and floral flourishing, Younghae of Logos Calligraphy takes her personal passion for pointed pen and shares it with the world through her calligraphy creations, workshops, and online courses . . . read more.

Creative Community Insider: China Kautz of Olive Paper Co

Owner, creative, and lettering genius behind Olive Paper Co., China Kautz is chatting with us today about her brand and her signature design!  Known for her modern lettering, adorable corgis, and love of all things plants – we couldn’t help but melt over China’s stunning work and . . . read more.

Creative Community Insider: Smudge Design Co.

As a new member of our Creative Community, we wanted to sit down with Renee to talk a little bit more about her brand, her business, and the inspiration behind her signature design.  Whether you’ve worked with Renee in the past or have followed her features in Martha Stewart Weddings . . . read more.

Creative Community Insider: Robinson Paperie

For all you fellow Pacific North Westerners out there, we’ve got an extra special introduction for you!  Today, we’re sitting down with one of our own, Camille Robinson, the creative founder and visionary behind Robinson Paperie and the newest member of our Creative Community . . . read more.

Creative Community Insider: Maurelle Calligraphy

Today we’re sitting down with the lovely Maurelle de los Santos of Maurelle Calligraphy and Design and newest member of our Creative Community.  Beautiful spirit, hybrid calligraphy, and mother of two, Maurelle has inspired us with her gorgeous calligraphy and minimalist modern script . . . read more.

Creative Community Insider: PaperOcelot Studios

We’ve got a special surprise for all you plant lovers, creatives, and wax seal enthusiasts today!  It is our pleasure to officially introduce Mahshed Knight, the creative spirit behind PaperOcelot Studios, and new member of our Creative Community.   Having worked with us to create works of art . . . read more.

Creative Community Insider: Taryn of Twinkle & Toast

We’re so excited that you’ve joined us today for the launch of our Creative Community and feature of our first artist!  It is our absolute pleasure to introduce the first member of our Creative Community, Taryn Sutherland Gross of Twinkle & Toast.  A fellow west coast lady, creative spirit, and rockstar . . . read more.

Inside the Saffron Avenue Collection

We couldn’t be more excited to share our newest Featured Collection with you created by Angela Mondloch, designer and calligrapher of Saffron Avenue.  Modern, dramatic, and inspired by her love for transforming calligraphy into modern branding . . . read more.

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Styled Shoot with Carina Skrobecki Photography

We recently had the immense pleasure of partnering with the incredibly talented duo of Camille Robinson of Robinson Paperie and Carina Swain of Carina Skrobecki Photography!  Inspired by some of Camille’s favorite invitation suites from this year . . . read more.


Top 5 Wax Seal Trends For Your Wedding

What better way to celebrate the upcoming wedding season, than with our Top 5 List of Wax Seal Trends for your Wedding!  Full of stunning work created by some of the best in the industry, we’ve pulled together our top 5 favorite trends out there that will be sure to . . . read more.


Beautiful Wax,
Tiny Footprint

With a team full of nature lovers, we love everything about Spring!  From the first blooming of the cherry trees, to longer days, and the hint of warm weather to come – how could you possibly go wrong?  Extremely passionate about the world we live in, our favorite thing . . . read more.


Petunia and Pretty Things: Introducing Eliza Gwendalyn

What better way to celebrate a week about love, than to share something we love with all of you!  As many of you know, on Valentine’s Day we launched the newest addition to the family, The Eliza Gwendalyn Collection . . . read more.


Custom Wax Seal Stickers

Big Hearts,
Tiny Canvas

Have you ever gone through your day and noticed how some of the most simple things in life can be the most beautiful?  A crisp sheet of paper.  The perfectly scrawled ‘S’.  Your favorite coffee mug.  In our busy lives – it can be so easy to pass by the little details and simple things in life that can be so incredibly inspiring . . . read more.