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Font Love: Some Weatz

I’ve already talked about two of Måns Grebäck’s fonts, so here’s the trifecta for my non-calligraphy fonts: This one is one of the best, check out an address sample: It’s fantastic! You will want to kern your text as the swashes make for a lot of extra room between  ...

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Font Love: Roskrift

So when I got distracted by Feathergraphy, I also found this font. It’s a little less refined but it definitely works well for faking calligraphy. Check it out: You may lose some of the hand-drawn quality when it gets down too small but I like the rough edges to make it more believable  ...

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Font Love: Feathergraphy

So it’s been a minute since I’ve posted any new fonts but I found this beauty when searching for…hmm, can’t remember but it was something work-related for sure then I got distracted by the pretty. Here’s a sample address: Isn’t it gorgeous?? Best of all  ...

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Fonts: Albemarle

For Valentine’s Day – here’s something romantic. A favorite font for wedding-invitations and general fanciness (yes, it’s a real word, I asked my husband). The entire set can be found on MyFonts.com for $42. There are three styles, if you’re on a budget, I’d  ...

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Fonts: Beautiful ES

I used this for our wedding invitations. It’s a nice scripty font that is still legible when scaled down. It also looks very similar to Bickham. You will need to adjust the kerning (space between the letters) as some of the stokes don’t match perfectly (notice on the “A”  ...

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Nest

Home: Apothecary Jars

For our wedding I ended up collecting a bunch of apothecary jars for our candy buffet. I had planned on selling them after the wedding but have found multiple uses for them. Needless to say I’ve gotten my money’s worth out of them. One is on our counter with fake apples, another has  ...

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Celebrate, Make, Nest

DIY: Candy Buffet

For our wedding I fell in love with the idea of doing a candy buffet in addition to our cake, because they looked so fun and added something more interesting than just putting favors on the tables for guests. Seemed easy enough right? Just put some candy in some cute jars and slap some labels  ...

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DIY: Wedding Sign

Remember that awesome font from last week? Well I’ve put it to good use. This is a pretty basic DIY but it’s a cute idea to add some personalized signage to an event. These would be great for birthday parties, weddings and baby showers. I used ours for a candy buffet but think it  ...

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