August Designer of the Month: Beth Barr

Beth Barr is our August Designer of the Month! Save 10% on all twelve of the designs in Beth’s collection during the month of August (plus, save an additional 10% if you order six printed pieces or more!). Beth’s designs are modern yet elegant, and feature sophisticated foil accents, romantic swirls and gorgeous typography. Every piece in Beth’s collection — invitations, save the dates, menus, social notes, you name it! — is on sale this month, so shop now! Have questions? Please, be in touch!

Wedding invitations by Beth Barr are on sale during the month of August!Beth Barr's elegant Serendipity design for Bella FIgura is on sale during the month of AugustBeth Barr's Damask design is on sale during the month of AugustBeth Barr's Quintessence design for Bella Figura is on sale during the month of August

The fine print: this offer is exclusive to designs by Beth Barr and does not apply towards the purchase of other designs. Orders must be placed by 11:59pm Eastern on August 31, 2014 in order to receive this offer.


Damask Invitations in Letterpress and Foil

Would you look at this one?  What do we have here?  Why, here we have a fine example of Beth Barr‘s Damask design, which we’ve printed in a combo of pewter letterpress ink and silver matte foil.  Striking, isn’t it?

letterpress ink: pewter | foil: silver matte | font: impression | calligraphy: Victoria by Sarah Hanna | paper: 2-ply white | size: f8 | customization #: 15479 |

Silver metallics make our Damask design a romantic choice

by Chris Gannon on January 24th, 2013. Category: Design Customizations | (2) comments

Damask Letterpress in Blind Deboss and Charcoal

Ravishing as always, Beth Barr‘s Damask design is shown here sporting a classic combo of charcoal ink and inkless blind deboss.  Papery and Cakery of Boca Raton gets the kudos for this lovely set – thanks guys!

inks: charcoal + blind deboss | font: impression | calligraphy: victoria hand calligraphy by Sarah Hanna | paper: 2-ply white | invite size: f8 | edge paint: metallic silver | liner: classic color pattern in charcoal | customization #: 14495

The Damask design is lovely in muted letterpress inks.

by Chris Gannon on January 10th, 2013. Category: Design Customizations | No comments

Letterpress Damask Invitations in Charcoal

Here’s a stunning version of Beth Barr‘s Damask design that we recently had the pleasure of working on.  Our buds over at Phantastic Papers sent this one our way – thanks guys!

ink: charcoal | paper: 2-ply white  | invite size: f8 | edge painting: geranium | liner: custom design inspired liner in charcoal | customization #: 15222 |

This formal and elegant customization of Damask is letterpressed in one color.


by Chris Gannon on December 19th, 2012. Category: Design Customizations | No comments

Damask Customization in Muted Winter Tones

The cool and muted winter tones in this Damask (by Beth Barr) customization perfectly compliment a glowing bride.

Damask customization = inks: sea-side + pale gray + pewter | fonts: sophia + henry | paper: white | invite size: sq-7 | liner: classic color in sea-side ink | original design by Beth Barr | customized by in-house designer Brenda Fox |

embellishment suggestions: edge paint in pewter ink

The Damask design is lovely in muted letterpress inks.

(Photo Credits: Fashion Bride)



by Brenda Fox on December 17th, 2012. Category: Wedding Colors | No comments

Shining the spotlight on silver foil

Silver has been making its mark on all sorts of Bella Figura wedding invitations these days — modern and classic designs alike have been featuring silver foil stamping for an added touch of glamour. Whether you choose matte or shiny silver foil (or both!), adding this classic metallic can up the sophistication factor on any invitation. Check out some of the beautiful invitations we’ve printed with silver foil lately!

Matte and shiny silver foil stamping has been wildly popular for the 2012 wedding season!

[Joie de Vivre wedding invitation featuring silver shine foil stamping paired with amethyst ink on our white cotton paper.]

[Silver matte and silver shine foil look stunning next to our seaside letterpress ink in this customization of our Fugue design.]

[Gramercy wedding invitations printed in lavender letterpress ink with matte silver foil stamping and Copperplate hand calligraphy accents.]

[This customization of our Drawing Room design pairs shiny silver foil with classic black ink.]

[Silver shine foil stamped accents look stunning next to Prussian blue letterpress ink on this Byzantine wedding invitation.]

[Silver shine foil and pewter letterpress inks look dashing together on this customization of our Wisteria design.]

[This customization of our Royal Night design pairs shiny silver foil with navy letterpress ink.]

If silver isn’t your thing, check out some of our other foil stamping colors! With 12 dazzling metallics to choose from, we’ve got foil colors for every type of occasion. Not sure which color foil to choose? Not a problem — after you’ve placed your order, one of our expert designers can help you select the best options for your wedding invitations with a one-on-one design consultation!


by Erica Henriksen on October 29th, 2012. Category: Design Customizations,Wedding Trends | No comments