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September Designer of the Month: Amy Graham Stigler

Our Designer of the Month for September is Amy Graham Stigler! Amy’s designs tend to have a classic, romantic look, often pairing gorgeous script fonts or hand calligraphy accents with elegant florals or swirling motifs. Many of the designs in Amy’s collection are best-sellers, including her brand-new Leyton and Hadley suites, and her ever-popular Chatsworth and Ravenna designs. During the month of September, you can save 10% on any order featuring one of Amy’s designs, from save the dates and wedding invitations to birth announcements or holiday cards. Combine our designer of the month promotion with our 10% discount for ordering 6 or more printed pieces for added savings! Remember, each of our designs is completely customizable, so you can change the layout, colors, and more to make a design your own. Click here to start shopping Amy’s collection today

Leyton wedding invitations by Amy Graham Stigler for Bella FiguraRose gold Belsay invitations by Amy Graham Stigler for Bella Figura

The fine print: this offer is exclusive to designs by Amy Graham Stigler and does not apply towards the purchase of other designs. Discount is applied automatically – no code required. Orders must be placed by 11:59pm Eastern on September 30, 2016 in order to receive this offer.  

fun + festive letterpress rehearsal dinner invitations

With the help of our friends at Prickly Pear Press we printed these fun and festive rehearsal dinner invitations for Haley and Tripp, using our Modern Revelry design as inspiration. Their bold color palette of cobalt and gold shine foil was used throughout the suite – even on the cobalt edges of the invitation and menu.  We digitally printed their guests’ names on the placecards, too!

fun + festive letterpress rehearsal dinner invitations | Bella Figura fun + festive letterpress rehearsal dinner invitations | Bella Figura fun + festive letterpress rehearsal dinner invitations | Bella Figura

letterpress ink: cobalt | foil stamping: gold shine | fonts: marilyn + streamline | paper: bella cotton ivory 1-ply + 2-ply | edge painting: cobalt | envelope: bella cotton ivory | foil stamped liner: sullivan stripe pattern in gold shine | variably printed placecards: cobalt + antique gold digital inks | Prickly Pear Press | customization #33856

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elegant letterpress and foil stamped orchid wedding invitations

Gisselle and Thomas worked with our friends at The Windmill Paper Boutique to transform our Vessa design into orchid wedding invitations for their Coral Gables nuptials. They added romantic flourishes from our library to the invitation and reception card and included a map on the backside of the accommodations card to help guests navigate between the church, the venue and recommended hotels. To keep all of the enclosure cards organized they included a pocketfold, foil stamped on our metallic white gold paper in an orchid pattern from our library.

elegant letterpress and foil stamped orchid wedding invitations | Bella Figura elegant letterpress and foil stamped orchid wedding invitations | Bella Figura elegant letterpress and foil stamped orchid wedding invitations | Bella Figura elegant letterpress and foil stamped orchid wedding invitations | Bella Figura

letterpress ink: charcoal | foil stamping: gold matte | fonts: aiden + poetica + vessa | paper: bella cotton ivory 1-ply | diecut style: charleston | pocketfold: metallic white gold with gold matte foil stamping | The Windmill Paper Boutique | customization #30976

modern linear wedding invitations in copper foil

Rebecca and Eric customized our Paleo design with ultra modern typography and a horizontal orientation. They added copper shine foil to the invitation and kept the accessory pieces simple in charcoal letterpress. A custom color was used to edge the 2-ply invitation and add a bold pop of color to the envelope liner. Thanks to Pulp and Ink for these linear wedding invitations!

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letterpress ink: charcoal | foil stamping: copper shine | fonts: didot + copperplate | paper: bella cotton 1-ply + 2-ply | edge painting: custom pms 321 | envelope: bella cotton white | liner: custom pms 321 | Pulp and Ink | customization #32444

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foil stamped floral first birthday party invitations

We fell in love with these foil stamped floral first birthday party invitations from our friends at Kathleen Cooper Fine Papers. The custom watercolor blooms created a sweet border around the photo of Ava and Olivia that we adhered by hand.  Fawn letterpress and tawny matte foil added dimension and shine to the card while our Lincoln diecut shape and a coordinating floral envelope liner further personalized this adorable invitation set.

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letterpress ink: fawn | foil stamping: tawny matte | digital printing: cmyk | fonts: submitted | paper: bella smooth cotton 1-ply white | diecut style: lincoln | envelope: bella cotton white pointed flap | envelope liner: custom pattern in cmyk | www.KCfinepapers.com | customization #33647

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pastel letterpress silhouette wedding invitations

Whitney and John worked with our friends at Seaside Papery on the concept and design of these custom silhouette wedding invitations for their Michigan wedding. They supplied us with the motifs used throughout the suite, including the couple’s silhouettes and the floral pattern that was shown on the reply card and again on the envelope liner. Elizabeth Hardin’s hand calligraphy highlighted standout text on the invitation and reception card while the vibrant color palette of garden, desert and a custom pink gave the set a bright and cheery feel that paired perfectly with the fun, laid back vibe of the ensemble.

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letterpress inks: desert + garden + custom | font: meringue | hand calligraphy: holcombe style | paper: bella cotton white 1-ply + 2-ply | edge painting: garden | envelope: bella cotton white | envelope liner: custom pattern in garden | Seaside Papery | customization #32964

letterpress birthday invitations for formal gathering

Our friends at Paperista submitted the artwork for us to print these letterpress birthday invitations for a formal gathering in honor of Penne. The sweet teapot motif and ladylike script font paired beautifully with the pool and chartreuse palette to welcome guests to high tea (hats and gloves welcome!).

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letterpress inks: pool + chartreuse | font: brenda (submitted) paper: bella smooth cotton 1-ply + 2-ply | Paperista | customization #32791

ornate frame letterpress wedding invitations

We transformed our A Bientot design for Maria and Greg’s wedding, using a custom blue ink color, supplied paper and a fun logo based on the couple’s last names. Our friends at Magnificent Milestones helped them concept the many special touches that personalized these frame letterpress wedding invitations, from the blue backing paper on the invitation to the letterpress printed belly band that tied everything together. A custom map was used on their envelope liner and again on the rehearsal dinner invitation, printed in yellow ink on yellow paper for a tonal look.

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letterpress inks: custom colors | fonts: aiden stripe + coronation + moravia | paper: bella cotton ivory 2-ply + supplied | edge painting: custom | envelope: bella cotton ivory | envelope liner: custom map pattern in custom color | Magnificent Milestones | customization #30561

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Geometric wedding invitation inspiration

This customization of our Hearst design checks all the boxes if you are looking for geometric wedding invitation inspiration. A vivid color palette is paired with modern type and a chevron foil stamped liner to create an artsy invitation to compliment any upbeat celebration.

Geometric wedding invitation inspiration from Bella Figura

Designer Andrea Streeter is August’s Designer of the Month – be sure and check out her other designs and save 10% through August 31st!

hearst customization | foil stamping: teal shine | digital inks: raspberry + sea mist | fonts: forsythe + eames | invite size: F-8 | foil stamped liner: classic chevron pattern in teal shine | original design + customization by Andrea Streeter

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Classic black letterpress wedding invitations featuring hand calligraphy

Angela and Robert worked with our friends at Georgia Ann’s Paperie to create these classic black letterpress wedding invitations for their Highlands wedding. Debi Zeinert’s Classic Calligraphy was paired with a simple blind debossed cross for an elegantly simple look that didn’t compete with the lush landscape of their venue, North Carolina’s Old Edwards Inn and Spa. Debi not only calligraphed the invitation but also the reply card, accommodations card and reception card for a perfectly coordinated ensemble.

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letterpress inks: black + blind deboss | hand calligraphy: spencerian style | paper: bella cotton white 1-ply + 2-ply | rounded corners | foil edging: silver matte | Georgia Ann’s Paperie | customization #32087

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white on white foil stamped floral wedding invitations

We had the pleasure of working with Alyssa and Andrew at our flagship store in Manhattan on the design of their foil stamped floral wedding invitations. The couple fell for our Tristan design, opting to print in a sophisticated palette of pewter letterpress and silver matte and pearl shine foils. The pearl shine foil created a white on white effect that subtly highlighted the floral motif. Their custom duogram was printed in silver matter foil on a metallic silver belly band that was paired with a coordinating envelope liner in our pointed flap envelope. Our Victorian Elegance design inspired their save the dates that featured the same cool color palette and metallic envelope liner.

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Designer Andrea Streeter is August’s Designer of the Month – be sure and check out her other designs and save 10% through August 31st!

letterpress ink: pewter | foil stamping: silver matte + pearl shine | fonts: grace + jubilant | paper: bella cotton white 2-ply + 1-ply | foil edging: silver matte | belly band: metallic silver paper + silver matte foil stamping | envelope: bella cotton pointed flap white | liner: metallic silver | Bella Figura NYC | customization: 31147

neutral and elegant beach wedding invitations in pearl foil

The Sanderling Club on the west coast of Florida was the backdrop for Lacey and Michael’s May wedding. The couple customized our Breakers design with a formal layout, using the coral motif as a more subtle accent. They added Sarah Hanna‘s hand calligraphy to highlight important text and to add a touch of elegance to their beach wedding invitations. Many thanks to our friends at Write On Sarasota!

neutral and elegant beach wedding invitations in pearl foil | Bella Figura neutral and elegant beach wedding invitations in pearl foil | Bella Figura neutral and elegant beach wedding invitations in pearl foil | Bella Figura

letterpress ink: desert | foil stamping: pearl shine | font: pike | hand calligraphy: napa style | paper: bella smooth cotton white 1-ply | envelope: bella cotton white | envelope liner: havana pattern in sea mist | Write On Sarasota | customization #31975

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