80s Wedding Theme!

As children of the 80s, of course we were excited to find this super fun wedding inspiration!! We have been to a wedding with a Mario bros cake, but nothing this full-fledge committed…yet. Anything is possible with weddings these days!!!



Oh baby baby!!

Have to share a quick phone pick of this adorable little guy’s welcome! Custom photo baby announcements!! Congrats to the Reiland family and welcome baby Hudson!



Peachy Keen

It’s funny because not long ago, whenever I would think “peach wedding” it would ultimately bring me back to that 80s shiny-satin-meets-tacky…you know what I am talking about! But there is a whole new tasty peach palette emerging in weddings that is fresh as ever!

Absolutely obsessed with the peaches & cream palette with greenery and plum or a slight pop of lavender or a cool medium blue….obsessed!

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Orangery Winter Wedding



We cannot begin to express how excited we are to share this shoot with you folks! We were asked to be a part of this lovely styled shoot at the Orangery at Ball Manor wedding venue in Hidden Springs Idaho. Styling by Soiree Weddings, Floral by Flowers at Will, photography by Two Bird Studio and all that pretty paper stuff by yours truly– Dear Ampersand!

Who says you have to have “Winter Colors” for a winter wedding!? We are in LOOOOOVE with this gorgeous color palette! Yummy!

Interested in this invitation suite? Check  out our Etsy shop- it will be up for purchase soon! Or contact us at: hello@dearampersand.com for something custom.



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Pleasantly Pink!

Look what’s going on in the studio today! Loving this uber-girly pink on pink custom design for Betsy’s college graduation party! Simple one-card front and back with a photo on the front- but a custom design to make it a little fancy! Can’t wait to see how this party turns out! Congratulations Betsy!!



Inspiration // Coral & Olive Wedding

Oh how we are IN LOVE with this color palette! Olive & Coral hues have this awesome retro-feel but still have a spring-y, fresh feeling that would be perfect for a warm weather wedding! We found this UBBER-RAD Etsy collection that goes perfectly with the vision. So click here if you want to be connected with all the talent responsible for these items or to buy online!



Check out this new invite available in our Etsy Store—perfect for this palette (or customize to match your wedding palette!) Click here to view or purchase online!


All the Extras // Don’t forget the details

MeredithRyan245As a bride, it is hard to foresee all of the little details and how they will all play out on the big day. You sent out the Save the Dates, the Invitations–maybe you need some placecards for seating—then what? Many brides will just find little extra’s here and there, maybe some standard table numbers in black script- but what you may not realize is that guests notice! They will notice if everything matches- and although it is actually very inexpensive to get all of the custom add-ons, it makes your wedding look very custom…which conveys a high-end feel.

You make the list, we’ll make it match!



Thank you to Greg Hoskins Photography for the UH-MAZING photos! See the whole wedding HERE