Musings Of A Stationery Designer

Posts Tagged ‘inspiration’

Southern | Comfort

Southern | Comfort

Today is my day to participate in Pin it Forward! Yay! Pinterest is a great new tool I have been using to “pin” my inspiration to daily. It allows you to post or “pin” from all over the web and create fabulous boards to catalog inspiration and also allows you to share with others. Check [...]

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Design | Inspiration

Design | Inspiration

Inspired this weekend by Jeff Canham’s invitation suite on page 190 of Martha Stewart Weddings Summer 2010 that I got in the mail today – love the typography and illustration in his work! Check out the current issue – and his other work below…. xoxo, Jenn *LOVE LOVE LOVE the sign painting.. FABULOUS! Images courtesy of [...]

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Beautiful | Trash

Beautiful | Trash

I admire artists who recycle and reuse, creating fabulous art that inspires and makes me rethink art and creativity…  check out  Chris Silva and his  Puerto Rican Trash Arrangements … gorgeous use of color and texture… love open hearts urgery!

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Happy | Girls

Happy | Girls

Adore this quote by Audrey Hepburn.. found at brownbutton and missfrenchnavy… two wonderful blogs that I enjoy reading for inspiration and all around loveliness :)

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Fire Engine | Red

Fire Engine | Red

LOVE! fire engine red inspiration via my vintage addiction

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Typography | Inspiration

Typography | Inspiration

I am still working-between-work to complete my studio move …. its going to be a typographical inspired room. I wanted to share a bunch of great letterpress and screen printed posters I am considering. How could you not be motivated in a room surrounded with this posters? I love it! Have Your Cake Poster By [...]

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Instant | Sunshine

Instant | Sunshine

Beautiful yellow-inspired images ran rampant on tumblr all day! Thanks girls….

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Blog | Forward

Blog | Forward

My Friday inspiration is from creature comforts… love this blog when I am in a creative slump for an immediate pick-me-up!

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Yellow & Pink | Inspiration

Yellow & Pink | Inspiration

I was working on a yellow/pink wedding stationery collection this afternoon and ran into the gorgeous wedding of Gail and Jeremy on P is for Party via Martha Stewart. Beautiful inspiration!

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Swell | Birthday

Swell | Birthday

Adore these greeting cards by Greenwich Letterpress featuring John Hughes movies!

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Inspire | Britain

Inspire | Britain

via iamreeh via carouselinparis via ellipsed via ellipsed via morethanoneword Inspired by all of the design around the Union Jack.

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Feminine | Studio

Feminine | Studio

photo via amberapple

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Wedding | Bicycle

Wedding | Bicycle

wedding inspiration + bicycle = i’ve finally figured out how to incorporate my love (ok, addiction) of bicycle photography this spring with inspiration for my wedding clients! yay! photo via daisy pie & tea

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Pretty | Bicycle

Pretty | Bicycle

I adore the bicyclette and the daily inspiration. Love, love, love this bicycle!

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Creative | Photography

Creative | Photography

I really love these black and white photos by Chema Madoz. Brilliant!

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A Cup | Notebook

A Cup | Notebook

Inspired while sitting in a cafe @ siam square, these coffee house notebooks have a flavor all their own. Drink up with Bold Ideas!  Kudos – beautiful idea, delicious notebooks!

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Dainty | Pink

Dainty | Pink

I am designing with Pantone 190C and am enjoying the inspiration from the archives of {this is glamorous}. Following are some photographs from her delightful blog that capture the feminine quality of the stationery I am creating. Enjoy!

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Delicious | Design

Delicious | Design

I adore the Delicious Design League. Their design and illustration is so inspiring. Thanks guys!

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Falling in love | J.Crew Fall Lookbook for 2010

Falling in love | J.Crew Fall Lookbook for 2010

I am a J.Crew-junkie. I admit it… I bet they have some sort of therapy for people like me. I am a collector and find so much inspiration with their clothing. The new lookbook for Fall 2010 is gorgeous. I love the textures and patterns mixed with a hint of color. Jenna Lyons’, the creative [...]

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Hello | Spring

Hello | Spring

I am really loving these fabulous turn of the century horticulture magazines & seed packets.. such vibrant color! Great inspiration for designing stationery today!

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Collage {Inspiration}

Collage {Inspiration}

Have you seen this beautiful collage work from a former security guard at the MET? It was created out of fine auction catalogs! Each one is unique and so amazing…. what interesting pieces of new art and what a great eye!  You can see the whole collection at Lowest Bidder. Thank you Design Sponge for [...]

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Spring Reading

Spring Reading

While working on vintage spring stationery this week <and in keeping with my green-only theme>, I was inspired by some books that I have on my shelf and thought I would make an inspiration board. There is no charm equal to the tenderness of heart. – Jane Austen

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