Some brides select some of the finest paper for their wedding invitations, while others want eco-friendly wedding invitations made from % 100 cotton, or from rice paper. It is your choice and according to your wedding theme you can select the invitations that will reflect that. Being the first thing your guests will see, your wedding invitations are the ''messenger'' of your theme wedding. From the style, type of paper, colors of your wedding invitations your guests will guess your theme wedding.
Nothing is surprising for the wedding invitations industry, the wedding invitations can be made from all types pa papers, and fabrics, in all colors and designs.
If you are not the type of bride who dreams of a luxurious wedding and you want a western theme for your wedding than you can choose burlap wedding invitations. Yes burlap that type of coarse fabric that is used as sacking material made from jute or hemp or other fibers.
If you don't dream of silky white smooth wedding invitation, then you can choose something more rustic for your wedding like burlap wedding invitations. Burlap can be imprinted with the text you want with images. You can glue burlap on paper to make your invitations look more rustic and western, or you can choose just burlap for your invitations.
Burlap wedding invitations are perfect for eco-friendly weddings, for western theme weddings, farm weddings. You can create your own wedding invitations from burlap. You can decorate paper cards with burlap frame. If you are having a western them wedding than you can print horse shoe designs on burlap invitations, or cowboy hats, or boots, or horses or wanted sign.
If you are having a beach wedding then you can choose something more rustic like burlap invitation, you can decorate them with little shells, or you can decorate bottles with burlap and create message in a bottle invitations.
Or you can order burlap wedding invitations from many websites like invitations consultants, rustic wedding chic, invitation crush, etsy, eBay and many others. You can choose burlap wedding invitations in the natural color beige, or you can order colorful burlap wedding invitations. But for a rustic wedding natural burlap will be perfect for your wedding invitations. You can print a colorful text on it, pink looks good with beige burlap. You can also add to you burlap wedding invitations colorful satin ribbons for a more glamorous look like pink, gold, purple, blue ribbons.
You can choose wood wedding invitations and decorate them with burlap. There are many others of creating rustic burlap wedding invitations, of course if you have time, if not then you can order them from a website.
The most important thing about wedding invitations is the design and of course the color. The colors and designs can tell the theme of your wedding, location, destination and something about your cultural heritage. Different cultures have different traditional colors for weddings, in Western cultures white is traditional for wedding dress, wedding invitations, wedding cake. While in other cultures white is considered the absence of colors, so the absence of life, because colors represent life, joy and happiness.
In Asian culture the traditional color for weddings is red. Red attires, red wedding invitations, red wedding decorations, red wedding flowers and even red wedding cakes. Red is considered a powerful color, the color of love, passion, desire, intense emotions so it is perfect for wedding.
Traditional Chinese and Indian wedding invitations are red and the invitations are decorated with ethnic designs. If you want to show your cultural heritage, you can choose traditional designs for your wedding invitations and wedding decorations. One popular designs especially in some culture for example Indian culture is the paisley design. This is a drop shaped motif traditional in Indian and Persian cultures.
The design has been used for centuries in Indian art, sometimes this design has been associated with religious pattern especially in Hinduism. Some people believe that this design represents a flower, or its the symbol of life or of eternity, or resembles a mango and many others. The fact is no one knows for sure when this symbol has originated and why, it is just a decorative motif, or other say it has another meaning and deep and spiritual.
Anyway if you are planning an Indian or Persian theme wedding, then you have to choose this popular, traditional design in your wedding invitations and decorations.
You can choose colorful paisley designs on red invitations, or black paisley design, or white paisley designs on red cards. You can choose simple red cards and print this decorative traditional symbols on them, or you can choose double folded or tri folded red invitations with paisley designs, or even scroll red wedding invitations with paisley designs.
Scroll red wedding invitations are traditional for royal Indian weddings and if you decorate them with paisley designs the effect will be more beautiful.
You can do your own wedding invitations if you want to save money and if you have time. You can buy red empty cards for any local stores or from a website and print the text you want and paisley designs on them, you can find the designs on websites.
Or you can order red wedding invitations with paisley designs from a website like invitations consultants, wedding collectibles, invitations box, etsy, eBay, and from many others.
Brown is considered the new black. It is the new elegant conservative color that has been highly used in festive occasions in the past years. Brown is not casual anymore and can be perfect for glamorous occasions too.
Even though brown is not a traditional color for weddings, gained a lot of popularity in the past years. More and more brides choose brown wedding invitations, brown wedding decorations and bridal bouquets. For your wedding invitations you can choose from many beautiful shades of brown from beige, mocha, coffee brown, chocolate brown.
Dark shades of brown looks great with lighter shades like champagne, ivory, beige, gold, pink, orange. Brown and white is a classical combination but not so classical as white and black. We seen a variety of brown and white wedding invitations, but they are too formal. You can replace white with another shade for a more glamorous look, for example with ivory.
If you worry that your brown wedding invitations will be too dull and casual, you can make them look more glamorous and luxurious with the right details and decorations.
If you are planning an elegant reception then you can choose ivory and brown wedding invitations with lace details. The lace details will add a note or elegance and style to your wedding invitations. For antique, vintage weddings lace details on wedding invitations are perfect.
You can order brown and ivory wedding invitations with lace details from many websites like invitations consultants, invitations box, etsy, zazzle, wedding paper divas and many others. If you can not find the style you want you can customize the invitations. You can ask for lace and satin ribbon details. Or you can transform simple ivory cards by decorating them with brown lace and brown satin ribbons.
Truffle chocolate wedding invitations with ivory lace are very elegant, perfect for vintage weddings, or you can choose ivory cards with chocolate brown lace details.
You can choose simple card wedding invitations in ivory and brown shades and glue lace frame or lace details on it, or you can choose double wedding invitations with the front decorated with lace. Or if you want more space you can choose tri fold wedding invitations in brown and ivory shades and wrap them in lace and satin ribbons. You can decorate the invitations with floral designs or Damask designs as you prefer brown designs on ivory cards or ivory designs on brown cards.
You can also choose box wedding invitations, decorate the brown boxes with ivory lace. Or you can choose brown scroll wedding invitations and wrap them in ivory lace and satin ribbons.
If you think traditional white wedding invitations are too dull and boring then choose a color combination that will attract attention. Colors ''speak'' for themselves, they influence our mood, our emotions. If you choose two bright colors the effect will be overwhelming and no one will ignore your invitations. A powerful color combination is pink and orange. It is a very vibrant combination especially if you choose fuchsia and bright orange, this combination has a psychedelic look. It is a retro combination highly used in the 60's, when it was ''color revolution'', its also color combination that is used in some ethnic groups. In Indian culture, colors especially bright colors represent life, joy and happiness and they use all kinds of color combination like bright pink and orange, lime green and orange, fuchsia and lime green. Indian weddings are very colorful so you can expect all kinds of colorful combination on wedding invitations including orange and pink.
Whether you are planning an Indian theme wedding, or a retro wedding or you just want to ''shock'' your guests you can choose pink and orange wedding invitations. You can choose an ethnic design for an Indian wedding with pink and orange Damask designs, ethnic motifs. If you are planning a retro wedding then you can choose dots prints, orange dots on pink background or pink dots on orange background.
You can choose a classical wedding invitations like a frame invitations, a pink card with orange frame, a pocket wedding invitation in hot pink and bright orange, or you can choose pale colors, pale pink like baby pink and pale orange. Pink is very feminine and sweet, cute, while orange is vibrant and full of energy, makes you think of sunset, autumn.
You can choose tri fold wedding invitation with pink and orange designs, you can even include a photo on your invitations, you have space to write more on a tri fold wedding invitations.
If you want an Asian royal wedding invitations you can choose scroll wedding invitations with pink and orange Damask decorations. Scroll wedding invitations are very special and more unique than traditional wedding invitations.
You can choose box wedding invitations and decorate the box with pink and orange satin ribbons. There are so many ideas and styles and you will find a variety of pink and orange wedding invitations on many websites, whether you are looking for retro wedding invitations, classical, floral wedding invitations with pink and orange flowers, or Indian type wedding invitations. Websites from where you can order you orange and pink wedding invitations: invitations consultants, invitation box, wedding paper divas, zazzle, etsy, eBay, the find and many others.
If you are having a spring or summer wedding, then best wedding invitation you can choose is with floral design. We all know that flowers have different meaning, and send different messages. In Victorian times flowers was used as a secret code to transmit hidden messages. Also the colors of flowers have different meaning. For weddings, especially in the West white flowers are traditional, but if you want something less traditional and more joyful you can wedding invitations with yellow flower prints. Lilies for example are very common for all occasions. In Middle Ages the lily image was used in religious art. In Greece the lily is the symbol of fertility so it was a traditional flower for weddings.
In general yellow flowers express joy, happiness, sunshine, friendship. If the rest of wedding decorations are yellow and you want an yellow bridal bouquet, then you can choose yellow wedding invitations, or yellow lily images on your wedding invitations. The yellow color is very vibrant and grabs attention.
But you must know what is the symbol of yellow lily if you want this print on your wedding invitation. The yellow lily has different meaning. Yellow lily symbolize falsity, but also symbolize ''waking on air'' meaning being very happy. The yellow lily has both bad and good meaning. But if yellow lilies are your favorite flowers then you can choose wedding invitations with yellow lily prints. Your bridal bouquet can also be made from yellow lilies, this color is very cheerful. There are different types of yellow lilies Tiger Lily called the ''Yellow Star'', oriental yellow lily, trumpet yellow lily, Golden Spendor'' and many others. You can choose an image of yellow calla lily, or Oriental yellow lily.
The background of your invitations can be black to contrast with the yellow lily or in any other color you like, white invitations with yellow lilies, royal blue cards with yellow lily images, purple cards with yellow lilies. You can customize the invitations, by selecting the colors you want.
You can create your own wedding invitations using yellow lily images, it is one if the easiest invitations you can create. If you want a more elegant style you can decorate the invitations with yellow satin ribbons.
You can order yellow lily invitations from many websites like invitations consultants, zazzle, wedding paper divas, invitations box, etsy and many others. You can choose RSVP cards with yellow lily images , postcards wedding invitations, pocket wedding invitations, double folded or tri folded wedding invitations in any colors you want with a simple yellow lily or a bouquet.
It is said that your fairytale dream wedding comes true when you marry the one you love. If you found your soul mate then it doesn't matter if you get married in a luxurious ballroom hall or in a barn. That is what some people say. If you don't care where you get marred as long as you are marrying the person you love, then even a barn will be the perfect place. Depending on your personality, if a big elegant sophisticate wedding is not for you, then you can plan a rustic wedding, somewhere in the country side, at a farm, by a vineyard, you can have the wedding ceremony outside and the reception in a barn. You can decorate the barn so that it can be the perfect place for your reception.
Announce your guests what type of wedding you are planning with personalized wedding invitations. If you send them traditional wedding invitations, then they will be surprised when they will see that your wedding will be in a barn. So it it better to announce them from start and you need wedding invitations that will suggest the location and the theme of your wedding.
Choose wedding invitations with barn prints, with farm animals if you are planning your wedding at a farm, with vineyard barn. Or you can put a picture of the barn where you plan your reception. Choose a natural paper for wedding invitations, % 100 cotton in natural shades of brown, yellow, orange, beige, green to suggest the theme of your wedding.
You can choose wedding invitations with shoe horse prints, with cowboy prints, cowboy hats and boots if you are planning a western theme.
A wedding in a barn can be an original idea, especially if you don't want a big wedding in a city. The atmosphere will be more relaxed and natural and you can have fun.
You can choose wood wedding invitations to suggest the fact that you are planning your wedding in a barn. The text can be engraved on wood cards.
Or you can choose ''wanted'' wedding invitation in western style, there are many ideas of wedding invitations for barn weddings. Many websites offer you a variety of options for barn theme weddings, western theme weddings, for countryside weddings.
Zazzle has a large collection of barn wedding invitations and county side wedding invitations in all kinds of styles and colors. The prices are affordable and starts from $ 1.50. You can choose red barn wedding invitations, vintage barn wedding invitations, RSVP barn wedding invitations or any other type you want.
Everyone known what is a bandana, a colorful square or a triangular cloth that is tied around the neck or on the head. Bandana is used for different purposes and may vary from culture to culture. Bandana is used for religion purposed in some culture, women wear a cloth on their head in church, orthodox, Muslim, Amish women. A bandana looks like a large cloth colorful and with decorative motifs. The paisley pattern is the most used motif on bandanas. In some subcultures hippies, bikers wear bandanas in different ways, around the neck, around the arm, around the leg. Each color of bandana has a gang affiliation like a code.
But what that has to do with your wedding invitations. Whether you are planning an ethnic wedding and you want some decorative motifs like the ones used on bandanas on your wedding invitations, or you want a hippie style, or you plan a biker theme wedding, then you can decorate your wedding invitations with bandana patterns, or you can even tie a bandana on your wedding invitation.
In ethnic cultures red bandanas are used for weddings, red bandanas with white, black or gold and silver embellishments and patterns.
If you are planning an ethnic wedding then you can choose red wedding invitations with bandana patterns to announce your guests of your theme wedding.
If you want a biker style you can choose black bandanas on your wedding invitations. You can choose black wedding invitations with white bandana patterns and motifs.
For a hipper theme you can choose colorful bandanas.
You can buy bandana wedding invitations from many websites like etsy, the find, invitations consultants, invitation box and many others.
On the find website you can find bandana wedding invitations in different styles, traditional, card invitations, postcard wedding invitations with bandana deigns, tri fold wedding invitations with bandana designs in any colors you want, white with red, blue with white, blue and red invitations with bandana deigns, brown and yellow wedding invitations with bandana deigns. You can personalize the invitations. Bandana wedding invitations are perfect for ethnic wedding, Indian weddings, hippie weddings, western theme wedding. On the website you can shop by the style you want, by color but also by price. You can find bandana wedding invitations for any theme wedding, in any color and at any price.
Or you can create your own wedding invitations with bandana motifs, you can use bandana templates in different graphic programs. You can choose the designs that you like, add the text and then print the invitation on blank cards. This way you will save money.
''New York, New York, on Broadway where all dreams come true'' that can be a line from a movie or from a songs. The Broadway shows have a long history. Many artists become famous after playing in Broadway shows. The old Broadway theater has special charm. On your wedding day you will be the diva, everyone will admire you, will take pictures of you, you can imagine yourself as a diva in a Broadway show. Your wedding will be your scene. Act 1 from ''your Broadway show'' is finding the perfect wedding invitations. Let your guests know that they are invited to a special event, not an ordinary wedding. You can choose your wedding invitation in the style of old Broadway tickets. That is an original wedding invitations that will create the atmosphere of old Broadway charm.
The Broadway district and a popular tourist attraction in New York, gives ''life'' to this city. So if you are planning your wedding in New York, you can choose wedding invitations that resemble old Broadway shows. Choose wedding invitations with Broadway theme prints if you want something original and if you are searching for something less ordinary and traditional. This type of wedding invitation makes you sing ''New York, New York…'' song.
Where can you find Broadway wedding invitations? On many websites, this is a popular theme for wedding invitations, many couples choose wedding invitations with Broadway prints.
Or you can create your own wedding invitations if you have enough time and talent. Create wedding invitations in style of old theater tickets, for that you need paper that has vintage look, you can order vintage cards from many website, blank cards and you can print the design and text you want on them.
You can choose black and white wedding invitations with Broadway prints. On your wedding invitations you can put a black and white picture of you as ''leading actors'' in this ''show'', I mean wedding.
You can order wedding invitations with Broadway theme from many websites like invitations consultants, invitation box, etsy, zazzle. On zazzle you can find a beautiful Broadway wedding invitation in style of a theater ticket. The invitation looks authentic and original, the price is $ 3.30 and can be customized you can change the color of the card, the color of the text. You can choose from six paper style and the invitation is available in nice colors.
You can choose a vintage style in black and white and choose the length that you want, ticket style, tea length, square Broadway wedding invitations. More wedding invitation ideas you can find on wedding invitation avenue website.
Are you tired of seeing the same paper wedding invitations everywhere, it is like no other type of wedding invitation exist?
Some people choose original wedding invitations to attract the attention of their guests. Why it is important to attract the attention of your guests? Well because then they will be curious and they will want to attend you wedding. Can a wedding invitations do that? Yes your wedding invitations is your ''Jackpot'' so to speak. There is a type of invitation that will surprise your guests. That is the box wedding invitation. A beautiful box makes you think of gifts, surprise gifts, a small box makes you think of engagement ring. So when your guests will see the box, they can expect anything, inside they will find your wedding invitation. What can be more beautiful than that? I think box wedding invitations are perfect for all those who want something different and unique.
There are all kinds of box wedding invitations, square box wedding invitations, boxes for scroll wedding invitations, small boxes with folded wedding invitations, book like wedding invitations, or gift box wedding invitations.
You can create your own box wedding invitations, if you want to save money, box wedding invitations are more expensive than traditional wedding invitations. You can order simple cards, place them in boxes of the same size (you can buy them from any store) and decorate the boxes the way you want. You can wrap the boxes in satin, you can decorate the boxes with satin ribbons, with lace, with pearls, with gemstones, crystals, little jeweleries if you want a luxurious style. If you are planning a beach wedding, then you can decorate the boxes with shells and starfish, inside the box you can place the simple cards and a little bit of sand to suggest the theme of your wedding.
Decorate the boxes with details that will suggest the season in which you plan to get married, with shells for beach weddings, with flowers for summer weddings, with leaves for autumn wedding, you can place a cinnamon stick inside the box. There are so many original ideas for creating box wedding invitations.
Or you can order them from a website. The prices for box wedding invitations vary, according to the decorations, for a simple box wedding invitations you can pay $ 4.00. If you want something more sophisticate then you have to pay more. Box wedding invitations are available in all kinds of styles, colors and sizes on different websites. Buy the type of wedding invitation that will fit your theme wedding and of course your budget.
Don't we all want our fairytale to come true? All little girls dream of becoming a Disney princess and to have a fairytale wedding. Every fairytale is ending after all with '' they got married and lived happily ever after''. And we think if we will have the perfect fairytale wedding we will get our ''happily ever after''.
The first step for a fairytale wedding is selecting fairytale wedding invitations. You may wonder why I am obsessed with this ''fairytale thing'', well that is what most brides want.
For fairytale wedding invitations you can select any Disney character you want. What was your favorite fairytale? Mine was Beauty and the Beast. I think it is a very educative story that tells the fact that looks don't matter and so on. Is that the message you want to transmit with this kind of wedding invitation? Everyone loves fairy tales even grown ups, so you guests will love your beauty and the beast wedding invitations.
You can choose simple cards invitations with beauty and the beast print, or you can chose something more sophisticate and elegant like scroll wedding invitations with beauty and the beast prints, or wedding invitations with capsule rose or something what will suggest the fairytale.
You can choose tri fold wedding invitations if you want more space to write ''your fairytale'', or you can choose something more conventional like pocket wedding invitations with beauty and the beast prints. As for the colors you can choose simple traditional white invitations with beauty and the beast prints, or yellow wedding invitations, you can decorate your wedding invitations with yellow satin ribbons. Or you can choose something more Gothic like black wedding invitations, with red rose capsule design on your wedding invitations to suggest the fairytale. It is you options what colors you want and what style.
As for the prices you can find wedding invitations at all kinds of prices, it depends on what type of paper you choose, what type of printing, engraved wedding invitations are the most expensive, or letterpress wedding invitations.
It is hard to find wedding invitations under $ 1.00, usually the prices for classical wedding invitations start from $ 1.50 per invitations. But you can get discounts if you order more wedding invitations. Or you can create your own wedding invitations, if you want to save money. I imagine it is not something too complicated to create your own wedding invitations. You need talent, time and patience and you can get your inspiration from different websites.