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Gone Paperless!

You may have noticed there's a new sheriff in town... and his name is Mr. Paperless! A lot of couples like to consider sending paperless wedding invitations by email. There are a ton of pros and cons to doing this, but either way, MKR Design Studios can help you make the right decision for you… Continue reading Gone Paperless!

5 Little Essentials for Your Big Day

What are those little items I didn’t think of until the last minute until my big day? Well, I’m here to help you better prepare for yours. You can take it or leave it, but I thought it might be helpful to all the brides out there freaking out about little things you might forget… Continue reading 5 Little Essentials for Your Big Day

When to Mail Your Wedding Invitations

Spring is in the air and summer is on the horizon... Are you approaching your wedding date? Feeling a little frazzled all of a sudden with everything that needs to get done? One of the biggest questions when planning your own wedding is determining how and when to design, print and mail your wedding invitations.… Continue reading When to Mail Your Wedding Invitations

How To Politely Say “No Kids” on a Wedding Invite

The question of whether or not to include kids in your wedding is a tough one. My husband and I wracked our brains for months before deciding. Do we want little kids running around and making noise during our classy wedding? If we don't want that, how do we say it on our wedding invitations… Continue reading How To Politely Say “No Kids” on a Wedding Invite

Honeymoon Review: Sandals Montego Bay

My apologies for the long hiatus between blog posts here, my husband and I were somewhere much warmer celebrating our honeymoon (hooray!), and then I had design work and wedding invitations to catch up on. It’s been crazy cold here in Wisconsin this February with a record snowfall of over 50 inches in just one… Continue reading Honeymoon Review: Sandals Montego Bay

Advice Cards You’ll Actually Want to Keep

Have you been searching for something fun for your guests to do at the dinner tables at your reception? For our wedding, we knew there was going to be a significant amount of waiting time between each dinner course and before the reception.Sure, there are plain ol’ advice cards to pass the time, but that’s… Continue reading Advice Cards You’ll Actually Want to Keep

3 Tips to Save You $$$ Working With a Professional Invitation Designer

Making that decision to work with a custom designer can be so nerve-racking. How much will that final bill be? Are there going to be any surprise costs? How many hours are they spending? EEK! But seriously, you have nothing to worry about. A responsible designer should fully walk you through their process and pull… Continue reading 3 Tips to Save You $$$ Working With a Professional Invitation Designer

How Much Do Wedding Invitations Cost?

The phrase “custom wedding invitations” sounds super scary. Will it be tens of thousands of dollars??? No. I am here to calm your worries and to let you know there are ways to save a little here and there, depending on what kind of bride you are. Do you love foil stamping, die cut or… Continue reading How Much Do Wedding Invitations Cost?

5 Things I Wish I Knew…

As I was drifting off to sleep and counting sheep last night (who does that?), I was reminiscing about our wedding, or rather, the things I wish I would have done. First of all, I am the type of person who obsesses over details like this, I guarantee nobody else knew anything went wrong, but… Continue reading 5 Things I Wish I Knew…

The Train Has Left the Station

Ok, I’m giving this a try for the very first time, send me all of your best wishes and all the luck you can muster, I’ve never written a blog before. My name is Michelle Roberts and I decided to start a small company specifically for brides who are like me! I just got married… Continue reading The Train Has Left the Station