Posts Tagged ‘Green’

  • I added an orange ribbon accent to the invitation panel and a seal with the baby's initials in the middle.

    Baby Showers Galore! – Part Three

    September 10th, 2010 | Baby Showers, Invitations | thecheshirekat | 1 Comment

    So far you’ve seen Katie’s lovely pink and gray shower suite and Building a Nest in a bright new shade of gold.  Today, for Part Three, I have a fabulously preppy and formal invitation welcoming a baby BOY!  That’s a fun change of pace!
    Melissa and her friends are throwing a shower for their friend Nicole, [...]

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  • Kate and Chris – Wedding Programs

    Kate and Chris – Wedding Programs

    October 22nd, 2009 | Programs | thecheshirekat | No Comments

    This is an unbelievably overdue blog entry!  Kate and Chris (you may remember their Save the Dates and Invitations from earlier posts) had their beautiful wedding on September 5th, 2009, and I was absolutely thrilled to be a part of it.  Kate asked me a couple weeks before the big day if I would design [...]

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  • Customizing a Stock Design – Dina

    Customizing a Stock Design – Dina

    August 13th, 2009 | Miscellaneous Paper Goods | thecheshirekat | No Comments

    I really need to catch up on my blogging!  I’ve been meaning to post this design for a couple weeks now and haven’t had the opportunity.  In my defense, my husband and I finally closed escrow on our new home on July 31st and have been busy tearing it to pieces every day, so I [...]

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  • Kate & Chris – The Invitations

    Kate & Chris – The Invitations

    July 13th, 2009 | Invitations, Labels and Stickers, Monograms and Logos | thecheshirekat | 3 Comments

    I am so excited to blog this invitation suite!  You may recall Kate and Chris’s Save the Dates from a few posts ago. . . well, the invitations are finished and sent, and I am super proud of how they came out.
    Since Kate’s wedding colors are apple green and chocolate brown, I used a vintage [...]

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  • Logo Design – Gardena High School

    Logo Design – Gardena High School

    June 22nd, 2009 | Monograms and Logos | thecheshirekat | 2 Comments

    Here’s an interesting change of pace for you!  This week, I was commissioned to design a series of logos for Gardena High School.  The comprehensive high school is dividing itself into four Small Learning Communities , or SLCs (the big trend in secondary education today!), and one of the requirements is that each school find [...]

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  • Kelly and Jeff – The Design Process

    Kelly and Jeff – The Design Process

    June 18th, 2009 | Labels and Stickers, Monograms and Logos | thecheshirekat | 2 Comments

    Long time,  no post!  I’m in the middle of a couple of projects that I hope to show off next week, but for now I wanted to tell you about the process of creating a custom design, and my recent client Kelly gave me permission to blog about her .
    Kelly contacted me on Etsy [...]

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  • Kate & Chris – Save the Dates

    Kate & Chris – Save the Dates

    June 6th, 2009 | Save The Dates | thecheshirekat | 5 Comments

    I am currently in the process of printing and assembling the invitation suite for Kate and Chris’s wedding, and I wanted to share the Save the Date that I created for them.
    Kate did some research and decided that she liked the current trend of the photobooth strip-style pictures for a Save the Date card.  I [...]

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  • Jim’s Birthday

    Jim’s Birthday

    May 20th, 2009 | Invitations | thecheshirekat | No Comments

    Happy Birthday to my husband!  In honor of the big 31, I thought I’d share the invitation I created for his surprise 30th birthday party last year.
    I went through about four very boring ideas for this invitation before inspiration struck.  I used a high-resolution photograph of a $20 bill and Photoshopped it into a $30 [...]

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