Mosaic Tile Inspired Letterpress Wedding Invitations

Our Simple Charms wedding invitation design was the perfect introduction to Elizabeth and Edmund’s sunset wedding in California. A mid-century modern color palette and a mosaic tile inspired pattern complimented the whimsical hand calligraphy of Debi Zeinert.

Mosaic Tile Inspired Letterpress Wedding Invitations | Bella Figura

letterpress inks: mesa + taupe | font: holden | paper: bella cotton 1-ply + 2-ply white | edge painting: mesa | envelope: bella cotton white | hand calligraphy: paisley style | envelope liner: refined mosaic pattern in chartreuse + taupe inks | customization #19121 | Seaside Papery

Retro-cool Tara letterpress and foil wedding invitations

Jessica and Cameron were inspired by a vintage flyer when customizing our retro-cool Tara wedding invitation design for their autumn garden wedding. They added Gold Matte foil and more vintage design elements along with their own very personalized wording. To make sure guests had all the details, a double-sided direction/map card, accommodations card and brunch card were included.

Retro-cool Tara letterpress and foil wedding invitations | Bella Figura

letterpress inks: pool + espresso | foil stamping: gold matte | fonts: moravia + billhead + knockout + pyramid | paper: bella cotton 2-ply ivory | foil edging: gold matte | envelope: bella cotton ivory | envelope liner: european formal pattern in pool ink | customization #19205

 

Beach Inspired Letterpress Wedding Invitations

Marlo and Adam kept things simple with relaxed fonts and a beachy color palette on their customization of our Breakers wedding invitation design. The Jute pocketfold kept their wedding events itinerary and other enclosures close at hand for guests traveling to the Bahamas for the celebration.

Beach Inspired Letterpress Wedding Invitations by Bella Figura

letterpress inks: desert + atlantic | fonts: madaline + sans capitals | paper: bella cotton 1-ply + 2-ply white | edge painting: papaya | pocketfold: jute | customization #17260 | Sweet Paper

Foil Stamped Starfish Wedding Invitations

Using our Ornate Flourish wedding invitation design as inspiration, Sara and Alexander swapped swirls for starfish for their elegant, beach-side wedding. For a touch of nautical inspiration, they added Navy edge paint and a metallic Blue Pearl envelope liner.

Foil Stamped Starfish Wedding Invitations by Bella Figura

foil stamping: tawny matte | fonts: jubilant + grace | paper: bella cotton 1-ply + 2-ply white | edge painting: navy | envelope: bella cotton white | metallic envelope liner: blue pearl | customization #18796 | Village Invites

Romantic Beach Inspired Wedding Invitations

Emma and David customized our Traditional Palm wedding invitation design with a cheerful pastel color palette. To differentiate the rehearsal dinner card from the invitation, ink and foil colors were reversed – keeping the invitation the star of this romantic beach inspired stationery suite.

Romantic Beach Inspired Wedding Invitations by Bella Figura

letterpress ink: british rose | foil stamping: mint shine | fonts: jubilant + grace | paper: bella cotton 1-ply ivory | envelope: bella cotton ivory | metallic envelope liner: white gold | customization #19751

 

Letterpress and foil stamped Beach wedding invitations

For their recent wedding in Belize, Mary and Stig gave our Breakers wedding invitation design a colorful makeover with Mint Shine foil. They kept things formal with a neutral letterpress ink and metallic envelope liner but added a whimsical sea turtle motif to their reply card.

Letterpress and foil stamped Beach wedding invitations by Bella Figura

letterpress ink: desert | foil stamping: mint shine | fonts: marilyn + pike | paper: bella cotton 1-ply + 2-ply white | envelope: bella cotton white | metallic envelope liner: opal | foil edging: mint shine | customization #20579

Elegant destination wedding invitations in Gold Shine

For some of us here in the Northeast, winter has worn out its welcome. We’re dreaming of tropical sunsets, sandy beaches and this customization of our Traditional Palm wedding invitation design. Golden palm fronds, Sarah Hanna’s stunning hand calligraphy and a design inspired custom envelope liner beckoned guests to join Dana and Seth at their Mexico destination wedding.

Gold foil destination wedding invitations by Bella Figura

letterpress ink: prussian blue | foil stamping: gold shine | font: brandon | paper: bella cotton 1-ply + 2-ply white | hand calligraphy: honoured style by sarah hanna | envelope: bella cotton white | envelope liner: design inspired pattern in antique gold + prussian blue inks | customization #18928 | Judy Paulen Designs

Elegant and formal nautical wedding invitation inspiration

This customization of the Waterfront design would be perfect for a sophisticated wedding by the sea. Custom hand calligraphy by Elizabeth Hardin in stunning Gold Shine foil sets the tone for this elegant wedding, while traditional blues and soft neutrals bring in a refined nautical look.

waterfront customization = letterpress inks: blind deboss + prussian blue | foil stamping: gold shine | font: holden | paper: white | invite size: f-8 | liner: martha’s vineyard vintage map pattern in color + prussian blue | hand calligraphy accents: parks style | original design by Courtney Jentzen | customized by in-house designer Jessica Tierney

Photo credits: flowers and bar cart | bride & groom

Cascading Floral Wedding Invitation Inspiration from Kelle McCarter

We can’t get enough of Kelle McCarter’s inspiration for her her whimsical Cascade invitation suite. Created from modern, hand drawn free form blooms, Cascade is designed to be a celebratory piece with delicate calligraphy accents and effervescent flower petals cascading across the invitation. Check out more of Kelle’s inspiration on Pinterest, and be sure to shop all of her designs (they’re on sale through March 31, 2014!).

Elegant floral wedding inspiration for Cascade

Images, from top: Cascade customization | cascading peonies | blush gown | cake 

Gournay wedding inspiration from Kelle McCarter

Today we’ve got more inspiration from Kelle McCarter, our March designer of the month. Kelle shared a little inspiration behind her brand new Gournay design with us – take a look!

There is nothing like the textural beauty of letterpress and, when it takes its ultimate form with an intricate blind deboss impression, the result is stunning. The ornate, floral pattern of Gournay, all in white, is regal with classic hand calligraphy in elegant black.

Inspiration for Kelle McCarter's new Gournay design from Bella Figura

Check out more of Kelle’s inspiration for Gournay on Pinterest! And be sure to shop Kelle’s entire collection, which is on sale now through March 31, 2014!