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If you follow me on Instagram, you probably saw some of the awesome items I’ve shared in my 2020 Holiday Gift Guide series in my stories over the last week. There are so many designers and small businesses that I follow and love and am excited to share with you. It’s more important than ever […]

2020 Holiday Gift Guide

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Nov 18, 2020

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It's a Wonderful Life multi-photo raised foil holiday card

The day is here to share my 2020 Holiday Photo Cards with you! I’ve said this a million times, but holiday designing takes up about 9 months of my year. So it’s a pretty exciting day when I get to put all my hard work out into the universe. Although this year is far from […]

2020 Holiday Photo Cards

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Nov 4, 2020

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First year with new pet Christmas ornament

When this pandemic started, I had just started designing for the holiday season and here it is, time to start sharing the fruits of my labor. This year, in addition to holiday cards, I had the opportunity to design some new gift items for Simply to Impress. I’m so happy to introduce you to their […]

Personalized Ornaments & Stockings

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Oct 19, 2020

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Minimal, modern multi photo birth announcement

When I sat down to write this post, I started thinking about the last birth announcement I had for sale at Minted. I couldn’t remember, so I looked back through my submissions to check. It has been five years since I last had a winner in this one! Granted, I wasn’t submitting regularly for a […]

Modern Photo Birth Announcements

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Oct 15, 2020

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Wedding Programs

A few weeks ago on Instagram, I posted a peek of a family wedding we recently attended and once I saw the professional photos, I couldn’t resist sharing more. Let me start by saying that planning a wedding in the middle of a pandemic is no small feat. Jason and Christina had been engaged for […]

Industrial Chic Wedding Day-of Paper

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Oct 13, 2020

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Wedding Announcement Ideas

Never in a million years did I think I’d be writing on this topic, but here we are. Since social gatherings have come to an abrupt halt in the midst of the pandemic, engaged couples have had to rethink how they will celebrate their nuptials. Even in these unprecedented times, it’s still nice to send […]

Announcing Your Wedding During a Pandemic

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Aug 17, 2020

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Sandra Picco Design Website

Somehow we’ve made it to August, friends, and it’s been absolute crickets here on the blog. At the end of 2019, one of my goals was to post more often, but then 2020 happened and, well, need I say more? I’m not sure how time still passes so quickly when you’re mostly stuck in your […]

A New Look and 2020 Updates

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Aug 7, 2020

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Vintage floral

This may come as a shock to anyone who knows how much I love pretty paper and traditional snail mail, but I’m also a fan of email invitations. I know, it’s something of an oxymoron, but hear me out. It’s true, I love getting an invitation or announcement in the mail. I like having something […]

Going Paperless: Online Wedding Invitations

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Jan 31, 2020

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Fun fact about me–around December 1st or so, I start obsessing about my calendar for the upcoming year. It probably won’t come as a surprise to anyone that I like a paper calendar (no digital versions for this girl). I’ve tried a few different ones over the years and put together a short list of […]

5 Customizable Planners for 2020

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Jan 3, 2020

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