Elum Founder and Creative Director Melissa Foster describes every Elum invitation suite as "an inspired collection designed to evoke a visual, tactile and emotional connection." As one thumbs through the ensemble, each unique piece has been designed to complement the next, but also has its very own story to tell. The result is a comprehensive invitation package that captivates and creates a sense of anticipation for every recipient.
After taking home the award for Best Invitation Design at the Louie Awards its very first year in business and being named one of the 10 most influential invitation designers by Inside Weddings, Elum has set a new standard of excellence in invitation design. The studio's work has been featured in top publications including Vogue, InStyle, People and Martha Stewart Magazine and many others. Elum approaches both the design and fabrication of every invitation with the same creative perspective and modern stylization that is tantamount to the most respected artists in the graphic design industry.
Over the past ten years, Elum has continually set the bar with trendsetting invitation creations. Through innovative design, relentless attention to detail and an unwavering commitment to quality, Elum has earned a loyal following, including a distinguished global customer base, discerning celebrity clientele and an ever growing following of self-described paper fanatics everywhere.
IN THE PRESS:
Elum has been featured on "The Today Show" and "Oprah," and in Vogue, People Magazine, InStyle Weddings, Martha Stewart Weddings and Food & Wine Magazine.
ON THE IMPORTANCE OF STATIONERY:
"We see stationery as having a new place in our technological world. We see it as art, handcrafted on some of the most beautiful printmaking papers from around the world. With the growth of technology, our love for the purity of cotton rag papers and the unique craft of letterpress printing grows ever stronger. Our stationery collection is designed to be an indulgent little accessory."
TOP TIPS FOR BRIDES:
"Remember to sit back, watch closely and revel in the precious moments. The memories of what you saw and felt will stay with you forever."