Split pins – what are they good for?

Split pins are a gorgeous solution to fastening two or more layers of paper or card together. Simply put your pieces of paper or card together. Pre-punch or cut a small hole, then pop the split pin through and fold the ends back, as shown here. Not only are split pins functional, but they’re a…

DIY doily embossed wedding invitation suite

To create this stunning invitation suite at home, simply follow our step-by-step guide below! Alternatively, if you’re not so DIY inclined, we can do everything for you. Just request a quote here. Step 1. Order your professionally designed, doily invitation suite here. Your pack includes: doily embossed white card for your invitations 250gsm plain card…

Valentine’s Day FREE Printables

Hi All! Valentine’s Day is right around the corner – are you ready? To make things easier, we’re excited to be sharing some FREE printable greeting cards for you! Plus, let’s face it, no one wants to spend $6 on a store bought card when you could put that towards a bottle of wine! Available…

White, white or white?

There really is a difference! Choosing a white paper or card can be difficult, especially when you’re buying online as there are so many different shades. Here we give you a bit of guidance on the different shades of white – from the most ‘white’ white, through to those with a more yellow tone, those…

Rob and Sandy’s elegant beach themed wedding

Rob and Sandy’s elegant, beach themed wedding invitations were printed on spekletone true white card. Spekletone is a 100% recycled, smooth matte card in a milky white colour with earthy flecks throughout. The invitation, address card and other details were placed into a botany C6 pocketfold for a simple, natural look. It was all posted…

DIY laser cut invitations

These invitations are so easy to do yourself, and just stunning. To make things even easier, we’ve designed some gorgeous invitation templates that you can download for free and print onto your invitations! Simply order your Laser Cut Invitation pack and download the matching invitation template. Add your own personal details to the invitation template and…

How to: tree of love laser cut wedding invitations

Want quick, easy but gorgeous DIY wedding invitations? Using the Alex Mae range of laser cut DIY cards is an unbelievably simple way to make beautiful  invitations that are sure to impress your guests. What you’ll need Tree of love laser cut DIY cards (these come in white or kraft) 154mm pockets (in white or…

Choosing paper for your wedding or event stationery

Choosing paper and don’t know where to start? Don’t worry, you’re not alone! There are so many different types of paper out there – each with different textures, finishes, colours and thicknesses. If you’re making your own invitations, you’ll also need to consider whether the paper you choose can go through a home printer. Here we give…