Ey up! Yorkshire phrases greeting cards

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This collection of greeting cards made my thoroughly Yorkshire soul smile. They're actually made by an American, Phylecia Sutherland, who married a Yorkshireman and made West Yorkshire her home. Phylecia said: "It all started with the "eyup love" card. When I moved here it was one of my favourite Yorkshire sayings. When my friends came for our wedding, ...

Ideas for unusual wedding invitations

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Receiving a wedding invitation is an exciting thing. It gives you an insight into the nuptials to come and the couple behind it. No one wants their invitation to be an anti-climax, to have guests a bit disappointed that it's just something like they've seen before. Stationery designers and brides and grooms are getting ever more creative ...

Introducing Victoria Whincup Illustration

Victoria Whincup’s illustrations are striking for their simplicity, endearingly innocent, ethereal. For me, viewing her work was like stepping into a fairytale, another world where reality and fantasy can be blurred, but in a really good way ~ the way it is in a child’s mind. Hull-based Victoria designs wedding stationery but also other cards, prints and ...

Doily wedding stationery from Paper Dates

As you may have noticed, this week's blog posts have been inspired by the charm and versatility of the humble doily. Looks like I'm not the only one feeling the doily love! Have a look at this beautiful doily-inspired range of invitations, save the dates and table numbers from Yorkshire-based wedding and events stationers Paper Dates. Paper ...

Introducing: JB Creatives wedding stationery and photography

♥ JB Creatives are offering Angel in the North readers 10% off stationery ~ scroll on for details! ♥ Today I’m showcasing JB Creatives, a design company based near Leeds providing wedding stationery and photography. Their stationery is individually designed for each couple. An invitation in the style of a luggage tag for a wedding at York ...

Inspiration: In love with lavender

The wedding of award-winning director Sofia Coppola and rock star Thomas Mars was always going to set tongues wagging, and the photographic snippets we’ve seen already didn’t disappoint. Sofia’s Azzedine Alaia gown will make sure lavender shoots up many brides’ lust list. Folklore has long linked lavender with love and in truth, it isn’t rare for weddings ...

Introducing… Ruby Blue Cards

Fledgling stationery business Ruby Blue Cards has some of the cutest save the dates I have ever seen. The carnival ticket and bunting styles are my favourites. But it was hard to make a choice! Sall Clapham began designing invitations a few years ago when she made her own stationery for her wedding in Lake Garda. ...