Today’s featured wedding invitation suite comes to us from To Put It Eloquently, based in Washington, DC. We just love the modern monogram surrounded by tropical greenery! Here’s more about the design from To Put It Eloquently:
This tropical suite is ideal for the couple looking to add fun pops of color to their wedding! The hand painted water color leaves and relaxed font gives it that laid back vibe perfect for a beach or destination wedding.
Today’s wedding stationer interview is with Washington, DC based designer Nayvette Fowlkes, of Nay-Lilly Designs! Enjoy:
How did you get started doing wedding invitations?
I have always been drawn to paper. Even when I was young, I loved the different textures, the colors and – most of all – the wonderful things that I could create. As a young girl I actually wanted to find a way to purchase my own large printer to make business cards. I just recently remembered that early childhood goal, and even if it didn’t come to fruition then, it certainly has traveled full-circle now.
I also have been managing a nonprofit organization since 2004. The organization’s name is Bringing On New Direction Inc. BOND has given me many opportunities to hone my skills by designing flyers and other promotional materials. When I began receiving requests from friends and family to create designs for their personal use, the vision of starting my own design business began to take shape. However, it wasn’t until after the constant urging – and sometimes nagging – of a few close friends that I finally decided to take the leap and open my own design business.