We came across this beautiful photo shoot featuring Smock Paper’s Exeter letterpress wedding menus featured on Style Me Pretty, the go-to blog for savvy brides. Veronica from Type A Society beautifully led the styling and creative direction for the cherry blossom inspired Spring-time shoot. Be sure to visit Style Me Pretty to see the full gallery!
Photography: Angela Newton Roy Photography | Floral Design: Wild Green Yonder | Creative Direction & Styling: Type A Society | Wedding Dress: Marchesa | Wedding Dress: Gossamer | Veil & Crown: Twigs & Honey | Shoes: Bella Belle | Rentals: Something Vintage Rentals | Invitations + Calligraphy: Written Word Calligraphy | Hair & Make Up: Anna Breeding
Photo ‘Save the Dates’ are a great way to share engagement photos with family and friends while giving them a heads up on your wedding date and location. They’re also an ideal way to share your wedding website, which can include directions, accommodations, photos, sweet stories, registry information and more. Today we are sharing a few of Smock’s favourite photo Save the Dates to give you some ideas on ways to customize your own! Available in Hong Kong at The Wedding Company.
Go big: Ashley and Klint chose a larger S-8 invitation size for their photo save the dates, and added tawny matte foil for an extra touch of glamour.
digital printing / CMYK process + tawny matte foil | white bamboo paper | 5.75 x 8.375 | #26222 | No Regrets
Make it personal: Ellie and Andrew included their adorable dog on their custom photo save the dates, and used Smock’s Stella calligraphy font to add a touch of whimsy.
digital printing / CMYK process + gold matte foil | white bamboo paper | 4.5 x 6.75 | #25667 | Hitched
Show the locale: These scenic photo save the dates gave guests a peek at the beautiful scenery to come for Nathalie and Neil’s Napa Valley celebration.
digital printing / CMYK process | white bamboo paper | 4.5 x 6.75 | #25170 | Rugg Road Paper Company
Share your story: Tory and Andy got married in the place they met as teenagers – and added their wedding website to their save the dates to help tell their love story!
navy digital printing / CMYK process | white bamboo paper | 4.5 x 6.75 | finn envelope liners in navy | #25467 | Gus & Ruby Letterpress
Keep it classic: Laura and Justin combined letterpress printing and digital printing for their Ashbourne save the dates, and went for a timeless look by using a black and white photo.
digital printing / CMYK process + pewter letterpress | white bamboo paper | 4.5 x 6.75 | #25756 | Write Selection
Tie it all together: Tanya and Matthew took advantage of our 6+ printed pieces discount (and saved 10%!) for their wedding stationery. They printed their save the dates and their Barnesly invitations at the same time, and tied it all together by matching the fonts and adding blue to their save the date envelope liners to match the blue watercolor wash on their invitations.
digital printing / CMYK process + gold matte foil | white bamboo paper | 4.5 x 6.75 | clairveaux envelope liners in pool | #25307 | The Dandelion Patch
Order your Save the Date cards from Smock Paper and receive USD100 off when you order your wedding invitations with Smock Paper by September 30th! Check out these favourites if you need a little nudge.. they’re great.
Above are all from Smock Paper. Visit their website for more information or give us a call at 2869 4222 for an appointment to browse their albums at our studio in Sheung Wan.
We love getting new designs from our friends at Smock Paper, they seem to be getting better and better! With lots of metallic foils, hot new colors, bold patterns and whimsical fonts, we’re pretty sure that ‘letterpress fans’ in Hong Kong will fall head over heels in love with the new additions! Smock Paper is available exclusively in Hong Kong at The Wedding Company so give us a call at 2869 4222 to make an appointment to see their awesome designs for yourself!
We received the prettiest announcement in the mail yesterday from Smock Paper addressed to The Wedding Company in the most beautiful hand calligraphy on gold ink. What did it say? Simply to announce that Smock has four new design suites, foil stamping, foil edging, die-cut custom coasters, and two exclusive Smock calligraphy fonts that are heartbreakingly beautiful! We can’t wait for the album updates arriving in early June so here is a sneak preview of their design suites! Their new pricing kicks in on the 1st July so get your orders in quick!