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Bespoke Wedding Stationery

Why choose bespoke wedding stationery? One of the best bits about working with a stationery designer for your wedding stationery is having creative input throughout the process. You have more freedom to create items that are unique and personal to you, helping to tell the story of your romance and the journey you have enjoyed as a couple. Some couples find it more convenient to order invitations online, with just a touch of personalisation, while others want a more tailored package. My bespoke design service allows you to have more control over the fine details of your wedding stationery - from the paper and envelopes to the fonts and pretty design details. Splendid Swan’s Approach to Bespoke Wedding Supplies Based...

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Bride Squad and Bride Tribe Hen Party T Shirts

Want to make your hen do extra special with personalised hen party T shirts, but struggling to find tees that are pretty, stylish and not in the least bit tacky? You’ve come to the right place, as I create the most amazing bride squad and bride tribe hen party T-shirts. The Inspiration A few years ago I was helping plan my friend’s hen party. It was in Leeds and we were doing sophisticated things like going for bottomless brunch and a cocktail masterclass - no shots of jager and inflatable body parts in sight! We wanted some personalised hen party T-shirts, but wanted them to be soft and elegant, and everywhere we looked it was tacky slogans and neon lettering,...

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Luxury Wedding Invitations to Wow Your Guests

If you’re reading this, firstly, congratulations on your engagement and good luck with your wedding planning! Secondly, I imagine you have established weddings can be a costly affair and are planning your wedding budget. While it can be tempting to try and save a few pounds, by sending e-invites or doing DIY invitations, there are lots of reasons that luxury wedding stationery can really work for your wedding. Each time I hear couples say “I don’t want to waste money on invitations because they just end up in the bin…” a tiny part of me dies inside. Not just because I’m a complete wedding stationery aficionado, but because the couple has obviously never received one of those luxurious, stand out...

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Wording for Wedding Invitations Explained

Wondering what to write on your wedding invitations? In my mission to help you save precious time when planning your wedding, here are a few tips to help you pen the perfect announcement, with essential information to include, how to word your invitations and a couple of templates too. Essential information for your wedding invitations Who is hosting the wedding? Traditionally the bride’s parents host the wedding, so the wording would be from them, inviting guests to come and celebrate their daughter’s marriage to her partner. However, as times have moved on, the hosts can be the brides and grooms, step parents, or even children. The request to come to the wedding… Formal wording is usually used on invitations for traditional...

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New: South Beach Art Deco Wedding Stationery

As a wedding stationery designer, inspiration comes from a myriad of places. We are always trying to hone our creative skill and look in new, undiscovered places for sources of inspiration - from the natural world to historic art movements and even elements of popular culture. I’ve always been fond of the 1920’s. I love the glitz and glamour of the roaring twenties, sequins, feathers, the shimmer and sparkle. When I was at college studying Fashion and Clothing years ago, I based a dress project on art deco design. I loved the striking geometric shapes and curves of towering New York Skyscrapers which informed the shape of my design. More recently one of my best friends got married at King’s...

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