Chicago, September 30, 2020 – Paper Source, the premier destination for fine papers and invitations, and internationally recognized bridal and fashion designer, Monique Lhuillier, partner to design a luxury wedding invitation collection. Adding to Paper Source’s best-in-market assortment of paper suites, the exclusive collection highlights Lhuillier’s innate sense of style combined with exquisite construction of quality products from the paperie’s WeddingShop, offering new couples’ modern trends with timeless sophistication.
“My style intention has always been to bring sophisticated luxury to my designs by provoking femininity, allure and timeless glamour,” says Lhuillier. Working alongside Paper Source to explore new mediums and tap into their quality craftsmanship, innovative design techniques and luxe papers has been a natural extension to the World of Monique.”
Exclusive to Paper Source, The Monique Lhuillier Wedding Collection features 12 curated invitation suites inspired by the designer’s bridal creations. The Wedding Collection is a true reflection of Lhuillier’s aesthetic which is captured in vellum lace overlays, custom wax seals, shimmer ribbons, delicate watercolor greenery and florals inspired by the designer’s fashion-forward printed bridal gowns.
“Our collaboration with Monique Lhuillier has allowed us to grow as a lifestyle brand and provide an opportunity to bring the art of fashion to market in a new way as trusted experts in paper,” says Winnie Park, CEO of Paper Source. “We are thrilled to have a partner that inherently appreciates and values exquisite details, craftsmanship and beauty of design which is at the core of the Paper Source brand.”
Paper Source is the only national invitation retailer to deliver both online and offline services, giving couples access to local experts that specialize in paper and printing, as well as event coordination. The Monique Lhuillier Wedding Collection will be featured as part of Paper Source’s WeddingShop at Papersource.com/wedding and in all 129 store locations across the U.S.
About Paper Source
Founded in 1983, Paper Source is a premier paper and gift store offering a curated selection of fine and artisanal papers, invitations, gifts, gift wrap, greeting cards and an exclusive collection of envelopes and cards. With the goal to “Do Something Creative Every Day,” Paper Source is committed to offering inspiration and innovation to their customers as they celebrate all of life’s moments, both big and small. In support of this mission, Paper Source offers a creative aesthetic with a unique color palette and proprietary designs that are hand-illustrated by an in-house Art and Design team. As of August 2018, Paper Source operates stores in 29 states, the District of Columbia, plus an ecommerce store and wholesale division. For more information, please visit www.papersource.com.
About Monique Lhuillier
Monique Lhuillier is internationally recognized as one of America’s foremost designers. Established in 1996 by Monique Lhuillier and her husband, Tom Bugbee, the company is one of the leading fashion houses in design, quality and creativity. With a passion for creating collections that are both feminine and modern, Monique Lhuillier designs ready-to-wear, accessories and bridal collections that are luxurious, chic and true to her aesthetic. Fans include Emma Stone, Blake Lively, Taylor Swift, Reese Witherspoon, Kristen Bell, Anna Kendrick and the First Lady Michelle Obama among others. Monique’s signature design sensibility has led to the launch of many licensed products including Monique Lhuillier & Pottery Barn, Monique Lhuillier & Pottery Barn Kids, Monique Lhuillier x Pottery Barn Teen, ML Monique Lhuillier fashion diffusion line, fine jewelry, fur and home fragrance transforming the company into a luxury lifestyle brand. Monique Lhuillier products are distributed through Monique Lhuillier stores, premium department stores and specialty stores throughout the world.