Wedding Invitation Trends
There are different ways to announce your wedding, and even more ways of spreading the word about your wedding day. Typically, a wedding invitation in form of a card is sent out to all the invited guests. Although much of the guests are aware of the wedding date, time and venue of the wedding, it is still done for formality.
Nevertheless, it should not make you discouraged to have a creative or unique wedding invitation. Nowadays, there are trends in wedding invitation that you should try. You should not settle for just a simple black and white wedding invitation card. If your budget could afford to have colorful and unique wedding invitations, then go for it.
The most popular one used in today’s wedding invitation is with illustration. Illustrated wedding invitations seem to be catching on. More and more wedding couples want to offer something different or unique even with their invitations. Illustrations in wedding invitations somehow reflect the personality of the couples too. For instance, a family-oriented wedding celebration would include family members in the invitation. If both couples are pet lovers, their furry friends are illustrated in the card too.
Illustrated wedding invitations can be expensive, especially if you hire someone to do the illustration. Typically, it is being customized especially if you want to have your faces illustrated too. If the budget is too tight, you can go for hand lettering. You can spend less on this trend of wedding invitation. When you or your partner or one of your friends is skilled or talented in custom lettering, then why not ask for help? It does not matter if you have some imperfections with the size and shapes of letters, because that’s the reason why it has become widely used in wedding invitations. Cursive or printed lettering are both beautiful.
Wedding invitation cards can catch everyone’s attention and stand out when used with bright and bold colors. Pastel colors are in for weddings, but deep blues, evergreens and burgundy colors are being used even more for wedding invitations.
You should definitely try any of these trends and find out which will work best according to your wedding requirements, budget and style.