How to Write and Paint on Acrylic Signs

If you’re looking to add acrylic signage to your wedding but you’re just not sure where to start, you’ve come to the right place! If you’ve hired a calligrapher, chances are he/she will be able to create your acrylic signs for you. But that doesn’t mean you can’t do them yourself if you’re feeling creative! Here I’ll walk you through the different ways to create your acrylic signs and place cards. Enjoy!

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Tiffany Harris
6 Tips for Adding Wax Seals to your Wedding Invitations

It’s almost time to mail out your invitations and invite your guests to your wedding. YES! If you’ve opted to use wax seals to add another layer of personalization. That’s great!

I LOVE incorporating wax seals into my designs. I quickly realized that there was more to wax seals than just melt and stamp! If you need help on how to use wax seals, read this blog post. Otherwise, keep reading for top wax seal tips and troubleshooting. Good luck!

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Tiffany Harris
7 Creative Ways to Use Your Wedding Wax Seal

Wax Seal Stamps can provide unique, creative, and personalized touches to different elements of your wedding.  Now, I am sure that many of you might think of wax seals being from a different era, and this is true, but they are making a hard and fast comeback in the weddings of today.  If you are anything like me, a stationery addict, after reading this article you will not want to reserve using your wax seal stamps for just your Big Day. Even though this article is focused on using them just at your wedding, I hope it inspires you to use wax seals for other special occasions throughout the year and to have a variety of seals to choose from so you can make any occasion a unique and personalized one. Trust me the beautiful wax seal stamp will make a stand-out impression on your wedding day and will leave your guests amazed and speechless.

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Tiffany Harris
How to Use Wax Seals

If you’re looking to add wax seals to your wedding envelopes but you’re just not sure where to start, you’ve come to the right place! Now most stationers and calligraphers will be able to add wax seals for you, but that doesn’t mean you can’t do them yourself. Here I’ll walk you through the different ways to make wax seals. Enjoy!

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How to Write on Fabric + DIY Fabric Gift Wrap Tutorial

With each hand lettered fabric piece I share, returns compliments followed by questions of how?!? One thing I LOVE about stretching my creativity is getting to share my process with others. You may be wondering just how to write on fabric, too. So follow the instructions bellow and I'll walk you through the steps for writing on fabric, which you can then turn into thoughtful gift wrap or anything else you can imagine. 

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How to Write on Mason Jars

DIY Project: Hand Lettered Mason Jars

 

You've been asking for more tutorials so here you go! I put together this tutorial on how to put your hand writing on mason jars just for you. This is just one of many new DIY tutorials coming to the blog so check back often. 

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DIY Floral Mobile for Nursery

DIY Project: SWEET BABY MOBILE

Step by step directions to creating your very own Ethereal Nursery Mobile. This was a larger project (space wise) than most of my paper projects so I it took up the whole kitchen table. Luckily, this is an easy peasy craft so you'll 

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How I Turn Kraft Bags into the Perfect Gift Bags

Have a plain kraft bag in need of a facelift? Turn your paper bag into the perfect gift bag just by adding hand lettering and a matching bow. Bonus points if your lettering something occasion specific. Think 'Congrats!' for a graduation gift, 'love' for a wedding or anniversary gift, 'be mine' for Valentines Day, etc. This gift bag was made as part of a wedding gift hence the hearts and love!

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7 Creative Wedding Gifts

So your BFF is getting married and you want to get her something really special. Maybe you're the one getting married and looking to add some creative, out of the box items to your registry. We get it. That's why we compiled this list of 7 Creative Wedding Gifts just for you.

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It's a Girl! Our Green and Pink Nursery

An ethereal, fairy inspired nursery by Raleigh Calligraphy & Design: We used a soft green color for the walls with green bedding. Light green and pale pink were our color scheme for her nursery. I created a watercolor sign on a large, stretched canvas and then lettered on it with our little ones name. The name sign hangs above the crib. 

I couldn't find just the right mobile to fit the vision I had. I was picturing a soft colored, woodland inspired mobile. The type of place a fairy might live.

I know. I know. That's really specific and kind of a tall order for a mobile. So with that in mind I set out to create the mobile myself and love how it turned out!

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