Your wedding invitation is your calling card, it is the first thing many of your friends and relatives will see and as such will set the standard and theme for your upcoming nuptials. You do not have to spend a fortune to have a elegant wedding stationery for your wedding invitation. Although we do offer a handy resource guide, highlighting local stationary stores in your area, where you can purchase the desired stationery, we also inspire you to save more by doing it yourself. IWedPlanner is becoming known as the budget conscious bride’s best friend.
Before you get to deciding on your wedding stationery, you must first figure out your guest list, total wedding budget and of course your wedding theme. Once you have all that said, it is a simple matter of browsing online to find a suitable wedding invitation design that suits your personal style. You will also need your save the date cards, escort cards, menu cards, and programs. These should reflect the overall theme of the wedding. As you can see, ordering or making your wedding invitations must wait until you have chosen your wedding colors and theme.
You can learn all that you need to know about wedding invitations on this site. Find articles that show you how to word an invitation, traditional or non-traditional. You also can see samples of how to properly word the wedding envelopes and word your save-the-date card. You should have your wedding invitations ready to send out at least 3–4 months before the wedding. Custom or DIY your wedding invitations should reflect the couples personality. Use our resource to guide to find stationers in your area and our other tools to help you plan the rest of your wedding. Then browse our articles, wedding blogs and forums to get more great wedding invitation ideas.