Wedding invitations are your way of giving friends and family their first peek at your planned nuptials. It's your chance to reflect you and your groom's personal style. And whether you're looking for a traditional invitation or a more whimsical couture announcement, there are plenty of choices out there, like this "Bloom" invitation by stationers, Linda and Harriet.
For when you're announcing a wedding that will take place overseas, this thematic set by Inbox Design includes an invitation designed as an air ticket, a "passport" of love and a postcard. The company will customize the invitations to suit your destination.
This mix tape inspired invitation is all about having fun and turning tradition on it's heels. Studio on Fire, price upon request.
Kate Spade's engraved invitations feature a garden bough design and are neatly laced with dandelion tissue. Fine Stationery, $437/100
Adding a pop of color is a great way to exercise some creative freedom on your invitations. This artsy design by Cheree Berry is full of texture and character. Price upon request.
Guests will really get a sense of what you're about when these amusing invitations by custom stationer Rifle Designs arrive in the mail. Designer Anna Bond works closely with her clients to ensure that "their" story is conveyed. Rifle Design, price upon request.
These ready-to-print couture invitations are trendy but easy on your budget. All you have to do is pop them in the printer and, as Mr. Boddington says, "voila." Mr. Boddington, $70/25
The clean and classic style of these chic invitations by LA-based stationers Sugar Paper gets a boost of glam thanks to the gold borders. Price upon request.
Printed on heavy card stock and featuring a hand-tied satin ribbon, you'll love the simple elegance of these patterned invitations. Kenzie Kate, price upon request.
You'll love the dyed silk ribbons on this letterpress-printed invitation from Grapevine Paperie. Price upon request.
Featuring an embossed heart made of seaweed and seashells, these ocean-themed invitations would be ideal for a wedding by the sea. American Wedding, $85/100.