Who We Are..
Hello! My name Kate Watson, and I am the owner and designer of Orange Valentine. We are a boutique stationery design studio with a strong focus in weddings and life celebrations. Our studio is located in Historic Downtown Easton Pennsylvania. While we love working with our local Lehigh Valley clients, many of our clients are scattered throughout the United States and beyond. You will work directly with me as we create or customize a beautiful and cohesive look that reflects your style and celebration. We truely love having the opportunity to be a part of your special day, and we work hard to always provide excellent client service, and timely communication. All of our available collections are customizable with colors, fonts, and your wording. A completely custom one-of-a-kind option is also available.
How We got here...
After receiving a BFA in Communication Design from Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, I soon found myself in the toy industry designing packaging for preschool consumer products. After a short freelance career at Crayola in my home town of Easton, PA, I packed my bags and moved to the Big Apple to start designing toy packages for Fisher-Price in NYC. I spent seven years gaining knowledge and experience in brand design and execution by designing packaging and trade show art for popular brands like Disney and Nickelodeon. While it was one of the greatest experiences, I often found myself daydreaming about designing brand stationery and invitations.
Soon after getting married in 2014, my husband landed a job in the Lehigh Valley so we decided to take the opportunity to move back and be closer to my family. After tolerating the bus commute from PA to NYC for a little too long, I decided to leave the toy industry to pursue my dream and start my own stationery studio. I set up shop in our 1832 colonial in the downtown historic district of Easton, PA. In addition to stationery, I also design brand development and execution at katewatson.design