Wedding Invitations – Each component explained

Your wedding stationery suite or ensemble consists of many options, depending on your needs. Most invitation designs have complementary components, which will give everything a coordinated look. We hope our listing of stationery components will help simply your wedding invitation purchase. The Save-the-Date card gives advance notice of your wedding date. This is especially helpful to guests, if you are getting married on a holiday weekend or having a destination wedding. The Invitation informs your guests of the date, time, location and hosts [...]

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Wedding Invitations – Top 10 Tips

Nothing is a more regal proclamation of your love than an elegant invitation. It’s also the first glimpse guests will have of the style of celebration you’ve planned. Keep these tips in mind as you choose every element of your wedding stationery. 1.  Spell out words such as Doctor, Junior and Avenue. 2.  Spell out middle names 3.  Spell out the date, as in “fifth of July” rather than “July 5”. Use “half after six” rather than “6:30”. 4.  Use the joining word [...]

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Wedding Invitations – How to choose a font

With paper chosen, you’ll want to add the perfect font, or type style, to your invitation. It’s easy to be confused by the many font choices available, but a good rule to follow is to choose lettering that complements the formality of your celebration. Also note that a smaller sized invitation looks best with a more delicate font and that a simple font is easiest for guests to read. Some couples choose two fonts: one for their names (printed slightly [...]

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Wedding Invitations – How to start the process

Because brides have so many questions regarding wedding invitations, we will be covering this topic in a five-part series of blog posts.  There’s nothing quite as magical as the anticipation that surrounds a wedding. The simple mention that someone’s engaged evokes thoughts of romantic melodies, fragrant flowers, and fabulous gown almost too perfect for mere mortals. And nothing heightens the anticipation of such a romantic occasion more than the arrival of a beautiful invitation, a true favorite of all wedding [...]

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