Calligraphy by Cathy Volpe718-369-4006; calligraphybycathy.com
Volpe’s fonts include a variety of hand-lettering styles. Envelopes start at $4 each.
Calligraphy by Mary Anne212-772-2344; calligraphybymaryanne.com
This calligrapher can perfectly match a wide range of typefaces and can work with unusual paper and materials. Envelopes start at $4.
Call Delaney for hand-lettering, letterpress, and engraving. From $2,000 for 100 invites.
Deborah Nadel Design516-632-5923; deborahnadel.com
Nadel, who often works for Tiffany & Co., offers a full range of typefaces. Envelopes start at $5 and invitations from $20 per line.
The Delicate Pen by Jane Lebanz212-877-3959; delicatepen.com
Fine artist Rose offers a range of hand-lettering and design options (from $4 per envelope).
Harriet Rose Calligraphy & Design212-663-4564; rosecalligraphy.com
Fine-artist Rose offers a broad range of hand-lettering and design options (from $4 per envelope).
Judith Ness Studio212-348-5863; judithnessstudio.com
Ness’s sophisticated invites showcase custom monograms and elegant calligraphy. Suites of 100 from $1,100; envelopes from $3.75 each.
Kaleidakolor Calligraphy Studio212-475-1653; kkolorink.com
Margaret Harber has done work for Montblanc and celeb clients like Bill Cosby and Ellen Barkin. From $4 per envelope.
Nancy Howell Calligraphy845-688-5297; nancyhowell.com
Specialties include flourished formal copperplate. Envelopes start at $4.50.
Industry veteran Kakstys works in classic chancery cursive. Envelopes start at $2.50; place cards at $1.50.
Liz Bartucci offers modern and whimsical handwriting for envelopes, place cards, and other wedding stationery. Prices upon request.
From the Summer 2013 New York Wedding Guide
- Alpine Creative Group
30 East 33rd Street New York, NY 10016 ; Tel: 212-989-4198 ; www.alpinecreativegroup.com
Established in 1987, Alpine Creative Group creates high-end custom invitations for celebrities and sophisticated clientele. Alpine combines old-world craftsmanship with cutting-edge design, providing clients with service and quality unmatched in the industry. All work is produced in-house.
- MirrorMirror Designs
105 Broad Street, Floor 3 New York, NY 10004 ; Tel: 212-431-7776 ; www.MirrorMirrorDesigns.com
Our mission is to bring luxury laser cut wedding invitations and other products to a variety of brides. Our products are designed for those who love detail, beauty and understand elegance.
- Paper Presentation
23 West 18th Street New York, NY 10016 ; Tel: 212-463-7035 ; www.paperpresentation.com
Printing- DIY invitations- Wedding Accessories, Paper & Envelopes-Stationery- Laser cutting- Custom service such as: cutting, scoring, hole punching, round corner, perforating – Pocket Invitations, labels, Tags, Gifts & gift-wraps, craft supplies, Guest books.
- The Village Invites
20 East 13th Street New York, NY 10003 10 East 39th Street New York, NY 10016 ; Tel: 212-220-6195 // 212-220-6199 ; www.villageinvites.com
This boutique is a real gem. You will discover how easy and fun it is to choose the perfect invitation. Talented designers will give you undivided attention in bringing your ideas to life on paper.