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The Beauty of Hand Calligraphy

The books of the Old and New Testament of the Bible, Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales, the Anglo-Saxon poem Beowulf, the romances of King Arthur and Queen Guinevere and the knights of the Round Table, and all the Greek and Latin texts came down to us through the ages all the world’s knowledge of the time, was painstakingly written down by hand using ink and a pen. Although printing presses and computers have replaced the pen and ink, there is still something special, ... Read more

A brand new look in invitations with Pebble Paper from About Invitations

      About Invitations has added 25 new colors to their Embossed Pebble Paper collection! What is Embossed Pebble Paper? Embossed Pebble Crystal Paper has a round pebble pattern embossed into metallic paper. Use as a decorative feature on your wedding, bar and bat mitzvah and party invitations, thank you cards, rsvp's, menu's, placecards. The picture shown here is a champagne paper used as a bottom layer, a belly band and an envelope liner. This was coupled with a silver glossy middle layer and natural top layer. ... Read more

Unique Table Place card Ideas

  Probably one of the most difficult things about planning a wedding or mitzvah is seating all of your guests at the appropriate table. Since you are spending hours and hours with this project, you will want a wonderful display as well. The traditional seating cards will always create a beautiful display, especially with hand calligraphy by About Invitations.  But if you want to have a unique seating display here are a few ideas. About Invitations has used many mediums such as shells, ... Read more

Milestone Bar/Bat Mitzvah album from Arlene Segal

About Invitations just received the new Milestone Bar/Bat Mitzvah album from Arlene Segal. They have once again outdid themselves with themes such as basketball, shopping and the Statue of Liberty, popular for many mitzvah events. Many of the invitations are designed with the option of a Lucite overlay. Arlene Segal is famous for their customization of invitations. You think it, they can create it. This blog includes just a few of the invitations found in this new album. Call us for an ... Read more

Brides of America-Miami, Florida and About Invitations Team Up

  Thank you David Abadi for the beautiful write up on my wedding invitation and calligraphy business. David Abadi and I go back a long time when I had a little booth in his Bridal Warehouse store in Pompano Beach, Florida. He has since moved on to a beautiful store in Miami, Brides of America where he sells the most beautiful Mori Lee gowns. Each bride gets personal service from David and walks out feeling pampered and ready for their big wedding ... Read more

About Invitations Receives 2015 Best of Boca Raton Award

Boca Raton Award Program Honors the Achievement BOCA RATON June 7, 2015 -- About Invitations has been selected for the 2015 Best of Boca Raton Award in the Calligraphers category by the Boca Raton Award Program. Each year, the Boca Raton Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and our community. These exceptional companies ... Read more

Envelope picture liners

About Invitations & Events will take your favorite picture and create an envelope liner for wedding invitations, save the dates, thank you cards, engagement cards, wedding announcements and whatever else you can imagine. Since the focus is on the envelope you can create a simple card and keep your costs down. But simple does not mean ordinary. We have hundreds of paper samples of all colors and textures that we can use to create that special and unique invitation just for ... Read more

The first impression of your wedding is your invitation

The first impression of your wedding is your invitation. The first impression of your invitation should be your envelope with beautiful hand calligraphy. About Invitations & Events has many lettering styles from which to choose but we can also custom a style to match your invitation font. If hand calligraphy is not in your budget, we can also computer calligraphy your envelopes using our vast selection of available fonts. Call for an ... Read more

Use your photography for an envelope liner

  Want an envelope liner unique to you? Use your favorite picture ! We digitally print your picture and cut it to fit whatever size and shape you need for your envelope. Since the liner is the main point, the card can be very simple to keep your costs down. About Invitations & Events has a large selection of colors and textures you can use for your paper and envelopes. Call for an appointment 561-305-1188 Read more

Gatefold invitations for every occasion

"Gatefold" is a type of jacket that comes in many different colors. Put that together with a flat card and a ribbon and you have a beautiful invitation for any occasion. About Invitations & Events has lots of color swatches and will be happy to coordinate an invitation for your special occasion. 561-305-1188 for appointments. Read more
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