My Lady Dye is a small, full-service stationery studio that specializes in custom design of Fine Wedding Invitations and matching Day-Of Stationery.
Our design has a Fine Art aesthetic. In almost all our work, you will notice fine watercolor, hand illustration, venue illustration, and unique envelope addressing (whether it is printed or done in our signature modern calligraphy styles). We are very passionate about our work and love getting to know our clients. Getting to know you is an important part of our Creative Process because our passion is to design meaningful stationery. We take you on an artful journey, in which you will feel a personal connection to your wedding paper. Our Creative Process is a step-by-step process that engages you in each phase of the design and we love sharing our work on our Instagram! We are very active and interactive on this platform, in sharing stories and posts on a daily basis.
And everything is done in-house, in our home-based studio! Design, watercolor, hand illustration, addressing, assembly, and digital printing. Our stationery is designed with passion and handcrafted with love in Fairhope, Alabama.
We offer a variety of print methods including Digital, Letterpress, and Foil Printing. And we offer a nice variety of paper options, including our favorite handmade papers! Handmade paper is a great choice if you want your wedding stationery to have a high-end, luxurious, organic quality and feel. We have many paper options and are here to guide you and propose the best options for your wedding stationery.
We use all forms of communication with our clients. Social media (Instagram, Pinterest, and Facebook), skype, email, phone, and “by appointment only” in-person meetings! We offer a truly one-of-a-kind experience! We hope you are inspired and intrigued! Please follow our artful journey on Instagram! We would love the opportunity to work with you in designing your beautiful wedding invitations and day-of stationery!
***Please Note: All the products on the website are Semi-Custom and priced for Digital print on our signature smooth cardstock. You can upgrade your print method and paper choice upon request, in which we will send you a quote. Semi-Custom means the design shown is ready to be personalized in color and text. We can make minimal design changes such as swapping out a graphic and/or change the font type, upon request.
O U R S E R V I C E S :
1- P R I N T I N G : Digital, Letterpress, and Foil printing.
2- C U S T O M D E S I G N : Designed from “scratch” per all your requests!
3- C O L O R M A T C H I N G : We can match the ink to any color you want. Client must mail an actual color sample, fabric swatch, paint swatch, or provide a Pantone or CMYK color code.
4- E N V E L O P E A D D R E S S I N G : Digital Calligraphy (printed), Hand Lettering, Brush Lettering, and Modern Calligraphy.
6- P A P E R T R E A T M E N T S : Hand Torn Edges, Edge Painting, Watercolor, Tea Staining, Burnt Edges, and Duplexing.
7- F I N E P A P E R & E N V E L O P E O P T I O N S : Handmade paper (featured below), vellum, and other fine options.
8- C U S T O M A R T W O R K : Watercolor, Hand Illustration, Venue Illustration, & other art form, upon request. Shown below is a custom painted aisle runner & venue painting.
9- M O N O G R A M D E S I G N : Monograms are very popular, personalized, timeless, and a great way to brand your wedding day!
10- W A X S E A L D E S I G N :Have us design a custom wax seal for you! Wax seals can be used for many things from invitations to day-of stationery!
11- P O S T A G E S T A M P O P T I O N S : Have us design custom postage stamps for your invitations or we can curate a set of vintage stamps or we can use standard USPS stamps!
12- F U L F I L L M E N T S E R V I C E S : Let us handle EVERY tedious task. Relax and be worry free! We will assemble, seal, and mail your invitations!
13- M A P C A R D D E S I G N : Available in hand illustration or watercolor (example below). Map cards are beautiful, artful pieces that are functional and informative.Photo by Hannah Roberts Photography
14- C O L L E C T I O N D E S I G N : We love designing full Collections, which means all your day-of stationery will be designed to match your wedding invitations! All pieces cohesive in theme, style, color, & type. Typically, we design 8 items in a single Collection: Save The Date, Wedding Invitation, Program, Menu, Place Card, Escort Card, Thank You Note Cards and Table Number. Featured below is our Julianna Collection.