Christy and her husband, Jon Marc, are fairly new to Columbia and absolutely love it! They launched a wedding invitation/website business in 2015 called The Ink Cafe LLC. Christy comes alive working with brides from all over the midwest and thrives on making their dream weddings come true on paper. Christy was born in New Jersey, lived many years in Texas and met her husband in Oklahoma. When she's not designing, she is usually running, playing with her cat, working on her calligraphy or cleaning. She is a paper addict, a fan of her husband and a constant road trip enthusiast visiting family from afar. She loves traveling and going on great adventures. Christy's latest adventure includes crashing Midwest Weddings. She thinks Midwest Brides are so trendy and deserve to be in the spotlight. If you have ever wanted to crash a wedding, but have never had the guts, check out www.theinkcafe.com for the latest blog on her recent midwest wedding crash.

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Weddings: The Wedding of the Year

by Christy Asper | photo by Ashley Turner It’s confession time. I have always wanted to be invited to a fabulous wedding on New Year’s Eve. I can’t think of a better way to ring in the New Year than being surrounded by wedding glam, professions of love, champagne, and midnight kisses. So, when we […]

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Twist on Traditions

Photos by Glory Photography We met Ilana Archuleta and her mom almost a year ago at a local wedding show. This duo were paper lovers, and we were thrilled to work with them on their wedding stationery. As they sat in our studio sharing their intimate wedding plans, we knew this was a wedding worth […]

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Midwest Wedding Crashers: Adventure

  The third wedding we crashed lived up to the cliché; third time was the charm. We had crashed two other weddings (see our blog on the COMO Living website), and they weren’t so successful. This time around, we met a lovely photographer in St. Louis – Rhonda Favor from Rhonda Favor Studios – and […]

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