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Stationery Wisdom

As a wedding invitation designer, I hear a lot about wedding guest related stress. Especially the angst that comes from who to invite – particularly when space or the budget is tight. One of the more common and sensitive areas that I’m asked for help with, is expressing a couple’s desire to have an Adults

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Photo by Atelier RosemoodCongratulations on your wedding! Now that you have polished off the last piece of wedding cake and have finished unpacking after your honeymoon, there is no avoiding the last thing on your wedding checklist: wedding thank you cards!We are sure that your wedding went better than you could have ever hoped, so

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Budget Wedding Invitations

Your wedding is one of the most important days of your life, so of course you want your guests to be just as excited as you! Invitations are your guests ‘sneak peek’ of what to expect for your celebration so it’s only natural you want an amazing invitation to showcase your style and get guests

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Image via The Rustic at Heart Sending out your invitations can often be left to the last minute becoming a little rushed and unplanned. But the invitation itself is a little window or preview into the mood, vibe and excitement of your most planned and thought about event. It should reflect all the love, style

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Planning a wedding is something many girls dream of from as young as they can remember.When the day comes, it’s a time celebrate with your nearest and dearest and cherish those memories that will last a lifetime.To make a lasting first impression with your guests, Blushing Confetti Creative Director and Founder Ellen Powell says it

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Have you considered something different for your wedding invitations? What about wood or acrylic invitations, signage, or laser engraved wood in mandala placemats? And my favourite? Agate place settings adding a pop of deep colour which are a beautiful gift in their own right. All this and more comes from the creative mind and  hands

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A black tie affair should be introduced to your guests with an invitation that epitomises what your wedding day will be. Creating an invitation that is formal and elegant starts with choosing a luxurious material to use as your base and adding a design that is simple yet elegant.We like to limit font selection to

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Image via Paperless Wedding Instagram. Wondering about the etiquette of digital wedding invitations? We come across lots of engaged couples who would like to save money (and paper!) by sending out digital wedding invitations. In this day and age, it’s quite common to have a wedding website that hosts all of the details for the big

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Image by Lucie Zeka via Boho Country Wedding StyleWhen Googling for wedding invitations or stationery, you’ll find a huge amount of different designs, probably some you like or even love. But sometimes you see an invitation, save-the-date or RSVP and a big question mark pops up over your head (we’ve all been there).Some things to think about when

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Image by Andrew O’Keefe via Contemporary Wedding Stationery From State of ReverieThe seating chart at a wedding serves a practical means for guests to find out where they will be seated and it also warmly welcomes your guests to the reception. However, just like your florals, your wedding attire and your choice of venue, a seating chart

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As with many businesses I speak to, 3 Eggs Design was started organically when owner Kim Pham made some beautiful wedding invitations as a favour to friends getting married. What started as a fun creative project resulted in more favours for more friends, and has evolved into a fantastic range of event stationery, greeting cards

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How do you give your guests a glimpse into what your wedding might feel like, or set the tone of your day? The first peek for many of your guests will be the Save the Date or the wedding invitation itself. So choosing your stationery is one of the most exciting tasks in your pre

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With so many wedding stationery inspirations around, it’s sometimes hard to stay focused on what will best suit your style and personality. When selecting your invitations, consider these six questions..1. What is your wedding invitation budget? This is important, there are so many options for your invitations and this will help you stay focused. There is no point

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At Be My Guest, designing wedding stationery for couples usually begins with their Save the Date cards. These are usually sent out around six months before the wedding, but there’s one notable exception – when you’re having a destination wedding.Planning a destination wedding begins well in advance for most couples. And planning to attend your wedding needs

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The post arrives and in it is a wedding invitation. Not just any wedding invitation – but one designed and hand folded by Natalie of A Tactile Perception. With an eye for design and a passion for quality, Natalie not only designs the lettering and graphics on the invitation, but also works out where the

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