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    Real Weddings: Lisa and Tim’s Organic Elegance

    Lisa and Tim envisioned a wedding that was elegant, romantic, relaxed and oh so Colorado. Lisa and Tim met and fell in love here and since 95% of their guests were coming from out of town, including uniquely Colorado details in their wedding celebration was a big priority. They teamed up with Leah Colby of La Dolce […]

    Real Weddings: Natasha and Rory, A Modern Woodland Wedding in the Mountains

    Natasha and Rory first came to us for a custom letterpress save the date. Rory’s mom had illustrated a pair of owls which they wanted to incorporate into the piece and they knew they wanted to use the colors orange and grey. They also wanted to convey a woodsy feel because their autumn wedding was […]

    Green Practices for Letterpress Printing

    Happy Summer! As the weather heats up we’re reminded of simple ways we can help the environment through things like turning off lights, using less water and being mindful of how we impact ecosystems. This inspired our topic for this post: eco-friendly elements of letterpress. Here at SWEET letterpress & design we present our studio […]

    Real Weddings: The Classic Elegance of Kate & Matt Honea

    Ready for a serious dose of class and beauty? Meet Kate and Matt Honea. Kate and Matt were married under an old oak tree on Matt’s family vineyard in the hills of Santa Barbara. They met at the vineyard through Matt’s sister and knew they wanted to speak their vows where they had first spoken […]

    Dress Up Your Invites: DIY Envelope Liners

    Dress up the invites to you next event with DIY envelope liners! Today  we’d like to share how you can quickly and easily create envelope liners for your invitations, RSVPs, thank you notes or general stationery and correspondence. While you can always just purchase pre-made envelope liners they can be surprisingly pricey and it’s easy […]

    Real Weddings: Tara & Pieter

    Pieter and Tara, who met in South Africa, wanted to get married traditionally in a Colorado church, but they also hoped for an “elegant South African bush” feel. Tying together South Africa and Colorado was a bold choice that required ingenuity, creative details and a whole lot of floral drama. Tara and Pieter chose to […]

    Real Weddings: Mandy & Andy

    Our new Real Weddings series explores how the invitation sets the tone for the event. As invitation designers we do not often get to see the event come to fruition so this series is a special treat for us and we would like to share the culmination of many vendors’ hard work with you. We […]

    Hand-Carved Linoleum Peony Wedding Invitations

    We just love working with other creative folks! This winter, a bride with print-making experience came to us hoping to collaborate on her wedding invitations. She was dreaming of a large peony and after some brainstorming, we came up with a plan. She would carve the flower out of linoleum and print it on the Vandercook […]

    8 helpful hints for easy, memorable wedding invitations

    1. Save the Date You should send save the dates 6 months prior to your wedding. (Up to eight months for a destination wedding or largely international guest list.) A save the date can be as simple as a postcard or magnet and is a good time to introduce your wedding website. 2. Get Inspired […]

    Help preserve meaningful correspondence

    Hi friends and fans, Exciting things afoot here at SWEET. Drum roll… we are preparing to launch a beautiful new line of wedding invitations early next year! As we are hoping to make a big splash with this collection on a national scale, this project will be a major undertaking. Like many small companies, raising […]

    Free wedding, anyone?

    We are very excited to announce our participation in the 2013 Boulder Wedding Giveaway! Are you an engaged couple who’s experienced a recent hardship, trauma or illness? Does it seem impossible to have the wedding of your dreams after your experience? A team of very talented Boulder area wedding vendors has come together to offer one Colorado […]

    Our biggest project yet

    Wondering where we’ve been? No, we did not take August off; we were hard at work adjusting to life with our newest family member – Samuel, born on 08.11.11. The SWEET studio is now officially reopened but please be patient if it takes us a little longer to respond to calls and emails. We are […]

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