Pink + Gold + Glitter = Fabulous

Stephanie, an amazing bride-to-be, and I started working together in March to create the perfect invitations for her September wedding. We ended up creating a luxurious, yet fun ensemble that set the tone for what I know will be a fabulous Maui wedding weekend. The blush pocket and envelope pull in her wedding color of blush pink, while the … Continue reading

Pink and White Bridal Shower

I recently worked on bridal shower invitations and personalized napkins for a lovely bridal shower in beautiful Malibu, California. The bride is using a lot of blush pink for her wedding, so the shower hostesses wanted to pull the color into their event as well. I love how feminine the details were, yet not over the … Continue reading

Burlap & Lace: Rustic-Chic Wedding Inspiration

I’m happy to share a photo shoot I worked on in 2013 with some fabulous vendors. The theme was “Rustic Chic” and included burlap and lace, muted greys, yellows, and creams. I did all of the paper and stationery items for it. It was recently published in Mazel Moments and I thought I’d share a … Continue reading

First Impressions Designs’ New Website

With the big move and all, I got very behind updating pictures and information on First Impressions Designs’ website. Fortunately, I almost always eventually get through my to-do list, and ta-da! I’ve updated the website! Not only have I updated it, I’ve completely transformed it. Take and look and let me know what you think: … Continue reading

My Family Trip to Cambodia and Laos

Every year my family does a trip together. Some years they are big and we travel to exotic places far away; some years they are small and we enjoy the beautiful travel destinations close by in America. Well, our 2012 trip was a big one and, just over a month ago, we returned from an … Continue reading

Custom Letterpress Stationery

A friend of mine recently came to me asking for advice on custom stationery. He is one that appreciates some of the finer things in life, like thick textured paper, bold fonts, and the hand-written note. He knew he wanted something that would stand out and be impressive, but didn’t know exactly where to start. We … Continue reading