Invitations & Stationery #2

wedding photo - Laura Hooper

Laura Hooper

In case you missed it, we added new ink colors to our online shop, including a few colors exclusive to us here at LHC

wedding photo - Laura Hooper

Laura Hooper

We released new designs for our party goods earlier this year & this is still one of my faves! You can find the full collection at lhcalligraphy.com/shop & if you're local to Alexandria be sure to stop by @116king to shop our goods in person & suppor

wedding photo - Laura Hooper

Laura Hooper

Shoot days call for office blooms courtesy of @foxhillgarden & swapping my office layout to take full advantage of our fave wallpaper from @mintwoodhome

wedding photo - Wedding Paper Divas

Wedding Paper Divas

Give the gift of DIY. These adorable watercolor pencils are perfect for the casual doodler or artistic couple.

wedding photo - Alexandra Rinde

Alexandra Rinde

I can't help but smile when I look at this beautiful table setting. Minimal paper, joyful blooms and modern place settings. Magic ✨ PHOTO @lynetteboyle • STYLING AND DESIGN @kaellalynn • FLORAL @tangoandfoxtrot • BEAUTY @saltspellbeauty • VENUE @lan

wedding photo - Laura Hooper

Laura Hooper

What's the secret to most quickly improving your pointed-pen skills? Practice! And high quality supplies help, too

wedding photo - Laura Hooper

Laura Hooper

I remember when I first started to teach myself modern calligraphy {15 years ago, what?! That makes me feel a bit old!} & as soon as I learned how to use the pen & nib, I jumped straight into writing words and addressing envelopes. Let me tell you, i

wedding photo - Laura Hooper

Laura Hooper

Being back in the studio this week is getting me excited for our workshop season to start again with our D.C. area sessions in just a few weeks, followed by NYC

wedding photo - Laura Hooper

Laura Hooper

I'm enjoying vacay still, but we've got a new post on the LHC blog for you today! Every Thursday pop over to lhcalligraphy.com/blog for weekly tips, tutorials & advice {search "oyster" for this one}. Plus you can grab my free PDF download with all my

wedding photo - Laura Hooper

Laura Hooper

Happy Monday, friends! Don't be afraid to get creative with your calligraphy as some clients are seeking a unique look ✨

wedding photo - Laura Hooper

Laura Hooper

Double-tap if you're so ready for the weekend! This year we got our back patio into shape & it's been such a treat to enjoy time here with family this summer. Let the weekending commence

wedding photo - Laura Hooper

Laura Hooper

This could be you learning the art of modern calligraphy! There are only 3 seats remaining in the Aug 12 & 13 beginner workshops in our DMV area studio & we added another set of classes Aug 19 plus all the Fall weekends we will be holding in NYC, DC

wedding photo - Laura Hooper

Laura Hooper

So you've done calligraphy & lettering projects for friends & family & maybe even a few non-related clients {word of mouth, it works!} and you're starting to think you could potentially turn your hobby into a side-gig. But when potential new clients

wedding photo - Laura Hooper

Laura Hooper

I see you checking out all the beautiful calligraphy & lettering in your Insta feed! Believe me, I do it, too

wedding photo - Laura Hooper

Laura Hooper

Practice is the key to calligraphy & it comes in many forms! Repetition creates muscle memory leading to improved skills, and it's never too late to add some practice into your calligraphy routine. . Over the past couple years this has been one of th

wedding photo - smittenonpaper

smittenonpaper

Delicate and demure. Letting that foil and letterpress do all the work

wedding photo - Laura Hooper

Laura Hooper

Just one more workday between me & some serious pup cuddles this weekend! Anyone have any good weekend plans? I'll be working in my garden & loving on @keppiethecavalier

wedding photo - smittenonpaper

smittenonpaper

Sophisticated and classic. Emily from our new luxe line of invitations. #smittenpapergoods

wedding photo - Laura Hooper

Laura Hooper

It's back to the studio today! Getting back into work flow can be difficult after vacation, but looking forward to returning to this beautiful space certainly helps...and some @foxhillgarden blooms don't hurt either! Even when I was working at home I

wedding photo - Laura Hooper

Laura Hooper

Sunday funday, anyone? Today's the last day of vacay before we start our trek home...how are you wrapping up your weekend? If it looks anything like this then you've got a few of my favorite things in play!

wedding photo - Laura Hooper

Laura Hooper

I'll be back in the studio tomorrow, but our new Fall ink colors have landed in the shop today! The dusty rose & smoky blue are LHC exclusives not available anywhere else & the other two newbies are the plum & wine colors. We are still offering the S

wedding photo - Laura Hooper

Laura Hooper

Getting home from vacation today feeling grateful for the time away to relax & see some serious outdoor beauty up in Alaska, but also ready to jump back into beauties like these guys starting tomorrow

wedding photo - Wedding Paper Divas

Wedding Paper Divas

Everyone has a unique love story to tell. ❤️ We love how artist @paperfashion told the story of her grandparents' lifelong romance through this animation illustrated on WPD paper. As a part of our #SketchYourLove campaign, we are looking forward to s

wedding photo - Alexandra Rinde

Alexandra Rinde

When so many things feel busy and chaotic, less is a beautiful word, isn't it? Usually, I'm all for all the frills and embellishments, but a simple, minimalist suite can be full of romance too. I'm finding more and more beauty in the blank space. Thi

wedding photo - Laura Hooper

Laura Hooper

Our limited edition photo book covers with @chatbooks will be retiring at the end of summer, but right now you can get 20% off using coupon code GROW at checkout. Click the link in my profile to shop our cover collection before the sale ends!