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Latest News & Events


For Vintage Glamour... meet 'Deco'!

February 2014


 Introducing our new, Gatsby inspired invitation and save the date card! Deco incorporates striking design with lavish blacks and golds... perfect for a Glamorous Gatsby wedding theme!



Simply Elegant feature in An Essex Wedding Magazine!

January 2014

We were so excited to feature in An Essex Wedding Magazine - in their Hot Topic Ask the expert section... answering questions and giving advice on Wedding Stationery!



Introducing the Rustique collection.....

Sunday 29th September 2013

Introducing our new and most exciting designs....the Rustique collection. With the popularity of Vintage and rustic wedding themes, we thought it only right that we offer our couples our own vintage inspired, quirky design, made with quality recycled card. Each design can be personalised with your names and wedding details. So excited to show this to the world!!



Lawn's Wedding Fayre

Sunday 8th September 2013

Simply Elegant exhibit at another Essex wedding fayre... at the Lawn! Such a well organised and enjoyable day, a big thank you to the Lawns! We were busy all day and met so many fantastic couples. Really lovely to have so many compliments on our invitations!  We had the pleasure to meet Louise from Sticky Fingers cake company (and the pleasure of tasting her delicious cakes!) - we highly recommend them!  It was also the exciting launch of our competition to win £200 worth of wedding stationery - good luck to those who entered!



Simply Elegant featured in Bride's Magazine!

1st September 2013

Sooo excited!!!!! Simply elegant has gone NATIONAL!! With our new buy online website (created by the fantastic Dan at Paperback Designs ltd) we have been able to get featured by the national magazine Brides! It was so exciting to see our new design Roma featured as number one on the Vintage Vows page. Looking forward to creating beautiful stationery for couples across the country!




1st August 2013

Introducing Roma... our new satin invitation with delicate vintage style buckle. Available in a huge range of ribbon colours...LOVE IT!! 



Blush Bridal Designer Day

Sunday 14th July 2013

Ooohhh such a luxurious day!... at Essex wedding dress shop, Blush! Champagne, cupcakes and dresses, girly fun! We met some lovely brides who wanted to discuss invitations as well as trying to find 'the one' wedding dress. Some beautiful dresses to choose from, wish I was getting married again!!



The Cliffs Pavillion Wedding Show

April 2013

We had such a great day at the Cliffs Pavillion Wedding show in Southend, Essex. A very busy day! We met some lovely couples and suppliers. We were lucky to be next to Julie from Blush Bridal and have been asked to be at her Designer Day soon, very excited!! Any Brides looking for handmade tiaras, pompoms and lots of lovely wedding accessories, see Kirsty at Handmade weddings - some fab designs!



The Grand Opening!

August 2011


All the hard work has paid off! Finally we can reveal the new look Sutherland Print and Design and launch the Simply Elegant range. Let's Party!!!


 Sutherland is open for business!

July 2011


Alan (Founder of Sutherland Print and design) with Zak (Director).


New Shop!

July 2011

We have a new shop in Leigh on sea! Now for the makeover....Lots of work to do!!!!