save the date for hilary & ryan

This Summer I received a facebook message from Hilary a friend and old colleague from my days at House & Home. She was enquiring about having me create some save the dates for her wedding! I was so flattered that she picked me to help her out with this project cause that girl's got style. I must admit it was the first time I was working for a designer and I was a little intimidated and worried that I wouldn't find the perfect solution...but it turned out great! Here they are! Aren't they gorgeous, stylish and cute together.
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She wanted something different and so cool, for her save the date. Any guesses? She wanted a coaster!! How cool and different is that! Of course when ordering coasters you have to get a large quantity but she was ok with that since she could use them at all her wedding events.

Here's a little back story on Hilary and her fiancé Ryan. Through Hilary's view.

Ryan and I met through friends in Toronto about 5 years ago. We only met once briefly and then stayed in touch for basically 3 years (through facebook/e-mail) before we even saw one another again! Because he was living in Germany for hockey he only came back to Canada for 3 months during the summer, so our timing never really met up. He FINALLY (haha) asked me on a date about 2 years ago and we have been together ever since. Now we live together in Germany for about 8 months of the year and fly home to Ontario where we spend our summers.

How sweet is that! I remember when they first started dating Hilary was so happy and I loved getting updates. It was hard for her to let him go back to Germany without her but not long after she followed and I couldn't be happier for them. Check out her blog here. She hasn't posted in a little while but she said she is planning on getting back into it again soon.

And now for the final product! They turned out great and I love how they used PROST on the back side as an ode to their life in Germany. I can't wait to see the wedding I am sure Hilary will design it to perfection.

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Nancy

Cornwall Save the Date designer

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