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    D.I.Y Wedding Invitations Part 2

    The second supplier I had a good look at was Vistaprint (www.vistaprint.com). These fall into the semi-DIY category, as you sort it all out online, then sit back and wait for delivery. Good old Vistaprint. Is there one among us who hasn’t used these guys for something? You used to be able to spot a Vistaprint business card or car magnet a mile off, but can I say, they have come a fair way, their range of stock designs has increased significantly, and their selection of wedding stationery is pretty awesome. Like all the options in Vistaprint, all the wedding…

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    What Does GSM Mean?

    When you start investigating wedding (or any) stationery, the term GSM is going to come up a lot when you start talking paper or card stock. So, what is GSM? I’m glad you asked. GSM stands for Grams Per Square…

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    What is Calligraphy, Exactly?

    Calligraphy is far from new. The origins of calligraphy date back to ancient China during the Shang dynasty. Back then, the writing was often carved on turtle shells or animal bones. According to www.prosperforpurpose.com/blog/calligraphy-communication-ages, official calligraphy script was incorporated into…

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    The World of D.I.Y Wedding Stationery (Part 1)

    Weddings are, or at least can be, expensive. Let’s face it, the days of the blushing virgin and her handsome prince are long gone. Soon-to-be-married couples have (usually) been living together for at least a while, share bills, mortgages and…