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Engraving vs. Thermography

One of the benefits to visiting Persnickety that you can’t find online is a knowledgeable specialist helping you through every step of the stationery process. This includes helping you determine if engraving, thermography, or digital printing is best for you. When…

Current Crush: Regal Crest

Move over, Kate Middleton. There’s a new crest in town! Maybe it is all the upcoming royal weddings; there’s something majestic in the air. But one of this year’s biggest trends in wedding stationery falls into the regal, elegant…

Addressing Your Envelopes

Properly addressing the inner and outer envelopes of your invitation can be tricky. With so many etiquette rules and unique relationship situations, it can be confusing when you sit down to actually begin addressing. Having an inner and outer…

Current Crush: Faux Hand Lettering

There’s nothing quite like receiving a handwritten letter in the mail. The very fact that someone took the time to sit down, thoughtfully plan out what they wanted to say, and write it by hand says a lot in…

Save the Date in Style

Persnickety is so excited for this upcoming wedding season! The little hints we’ve been seeing in paper trends over the last few months from industry insights are gorgeous. Long gone are the days of invitations and Save the Dates only…

The Ins and Outs of Double Envelopes

Brides are often surprised to see two sets of envelopes when they receive their wedding invitations. Why on earth are there two? And what do I do with the second one?! Traditional wedding invitation suites typically come from both…

Hats Off to the Grads!

Do you have a high school or college graduation coming up this spring? Looking for a fun, unique announcement that helps your grad stand apart from their class? Need a great invitation for that graduation party you (hopefully!) have…

Do I Need a Reception Card?

Determining what insert cards you need in your wedding invitation set can be overwhelming! You don’t want to bombard guests with so much information that their eyes glaze over. But you don’t want to forget anything important either. One…

Fifty Shades of Grey

Just in time for the movie everyone is talking about, we’ve chosen a selection of some of our favorite grey wedding invitations, definitely a color trend everyone is curious about this wedding season. Just like the movie, these fifty shades…

Current Crush: Geometric Vibes

Persnickety is always following wedding trends closely, and one trend in 2018 that we’re absolutely crushing on is the geometric style. Have you considered using some fun geometric vibes on your wedding stationery suite? From invitation styles that range…

The 2018 Pantone Color of the Year: Ultra Violet

A new year calls for a new color, and Ultra Violet is leading us into our new year with imagination, style, and individuality as it was announced the 2018 Pantone Color of the Year. We really haven’t seen a…

Invitations 101- Where Do I Start?

It’s no secret that the world of wedding invitations can be overwhelming to brides. It’s a little like stepping into an enormous mega-store of paper, color, and design options; you can literally choose everything and anything! It’s enough to…

Oh, Baby!

Weddings aren’t the only events we create gorgeous custom invitations for! Are you in the planning stages of a baby shower, a baby sprinkle, a gender reveal party, a baptism, or a christening? Persnickety has the perfect invitations to…

Gifts for the Letter Writer

The art of letter writing and personal correspondence is still alive and well, and we all have that one person in our lives who keeps this tradition going strong. This person absolutely adores writing letters by hand, and they…

Ask the Etiquette Masters: Abbreviating on Invitations

Q.  Should I abbreviate certain words on my paper suite or do I need to write everything out, such as times, dates, and addresses? A. During a bridal consultation, the invitation specialists at Persnickety focus on answering a bride’s…

Current Crush: Copper

Look out, 2018 wedding season. Copper is coming! This sweet, soft ink and foil option is the perfect way to make your invitations shimmer and shine for your upcoming wedding. They also happen to be Persnickety’s current crush in…

2018 Wedding Stationery Trends

Can you believe 2018 is only a few weeks away? The 2017 wedding season is just beginning to close for Persnickety, and it has been such a fun year for wedding stationery! We saw everything from rose gold to…

Kleinfeld Paper Collections

When it comes to optimum luxury and timeless elegance, nothing comes close to Kleinfeld. Kleinfeld has become a household name thanks in part to the TV show, Say Yes to the Dress, but Kleinfeld has been customizing bridal gowns for over 60…

Invitations 101: The ‘M’ on RSVP

What’s the ‘M’ stand for? This is one of the most frequently asked questions from brides when they first arrive in our studio. What on earth does that random “M” stand for on the RSVP card? A little invitation…