Announcing Your Wedding During a Pandemic

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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 […]

Wedding Announcement Ideas

5 Customizable Planners for 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 […]

How to Save Time and Money on Holiday Cards

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Thanksgiving is late this year, which means means Christmas will creep up on us faster than usual. Time will fly once we clear the dinner plates on turkey day. You still have plenty of time to order your holiday cards, but if you’re looking for ways to speed up the process and save a few […]

Red Joy to the World holiday photo card by Sandra Picco Design available at PhotoAffections.com

The Perks of a Minted More Membership

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I’m pretty sure if you’ve spent even 30 seconds on my site, you already know that I’m a stationery and paper addict. Yes, I design pretty paper goods, invitations, holiday cards, etc. but I’m also a consumer. I spend a decent chunk of change on birthday cards, thank you notes and wrapping paper each year. […]

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10 Free Script Fonts for Wedding Invitations

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Designing your own wedding invitations is a brave undertaking. As a stationery designer, I can give you a pretty extensive list of reasons why you should purchase your invitations from a pro or work with a designer who can guide you through the entire process. But, of course, I’m a little biased. I understand why […]

Neutral Stationery Flatlay Photos

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January was a little quiet on the blog, but, trust me, I have not been slacking off. I designed a ton of stationery last month, including graduation announcements and wedding invitations—two significant categories for the design side of my business—and I launched a new bundle of neutral stationery flatlay photos, now available in my shop. […]

Neutral Stationery Flatlay

December Mini Bundle: New Year’s Card Mockups

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We are in full holiday mode now, friends! Actually, most of the stationery world has been in holiday mode since around March or so. And many of us are may already be designing for the upcoming wedding and grad season. But if you’re an independent designer with your own shop, you’re very much in the […]

Introducing The Stationery Stock Shop

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  Stationery designer friends, I’m so excited to introduce you to the Stationery Stock Shop, a little dream of mine that I’m thrilled to finally make a reality. This new venture is all about giving my fellow paper peeps stock imagery and mockups specifically for promoting and showcasing their stationery designs. The Backstory I was feeling really […]

Stationery Stock Images