Luxe gold ink wedding calligraphy envelope samples

June 24, 2018By Claire Gouldwedding calligraphy, wedding invitation calligraphy, wedding invitations No Comments

Lovely Lauren asked me about gold calligraphy addressed envelopes for her wedding, and these are the samples I addressed for her this week. Some envelopes are more suitable for calligraphy than others. These are absolutely perfect – they’re a GF Smith paper stock, and work wonderfully with the gold ink. Thank you to lovely Ellie … Read More

Wedding invitation wordings for 2018

September 7, 2017By Claire Gouldwedding calligraphy, wedding invitation calligraphy, wedding invitations No Comments

The internet is far from perfect. Google for inspiration for wedding invitation wordings and you’ll find advice from 2007 alongside recommendations from 2017. And when you read some of those old fashioned wordings you could be forgiven for thinking that’s how everyone’s writing their invites. You couldn’t be more wrong. Just as wedding dress styles … Read More

Rosehips – introducing a beautifully illustrated wedding invitation from the Wild & Painterly collection

March 13, 2017By Claire Gouldwedding invitations No Comments

Rosehips are our favourite: their arrival in late summer brings joy and the memory of evening strolls, hand in hand… and this romantic asymmetrical wreath illustration by Amy Swann captures their beauty in a unique wedding invitation design. This is a sweet and simple wedding invitation, with Amy’s trademark attention to delicate detailing in illustration … Read More