A Complete Guide to Wedding Invitations
Over the years, we’ve streamlined our wedding invitation process to keep it simple and stress-free for our couples. Everything is available to purchase directly on our website. That means you won’t have to inquire for a quote OR deal with online software where you basically end up designing your own invitation. We will still personally lay out your design for you. So, let me walk you through the entire process from start to finish.
Read more: When to Order Your Wedding Invitations
1. Select Your Layout
First, browse through our collection of timeless wedding invitation designs to choose the one that makes you fall in love! Remember, you’ll be able to change a few of the elements. For example, you’ll be able to remove the crest or add a venue illustration! Once you’ve chosen your design, you will need to select the following options to view your pricing before checking out.
- Printing Method
- Invitation Size
- Paper Thickness
- Add Additional Cards
- Paper Color
- Ink Color
- Envelope Color
The pricing will update as you make your selections. Finally, add it to your cart, and you’re ready to move on!
2. Add Embellishments
Next, you can add embellishments to elevate your invitation even more. The embellishments we offer are listed here.
- Custom Artwork – a monogram or venue illustration
- Envelope Printing
- Envelope Liners
- Double Envelopes
- Wax Seals
- Vellum Wraps
- Edge Painting
3. Go to Checkout
Once you’ve added everything to your cart, head to checkout. At this time, you’ll be asked to provide the details needed for your wording. Additionally, this is also where you can make note of any changes you’d like to see to your design (i.e. move crest to detail card).
Read more: Wedding Invitation Wording
Then, you get to see your design come to life with your own wording and customizations! Based on all of your selections, we’ll send you an electronic proof for you to review. 3 proofs are included in your order to ensure that everything is perfect!
Once your designs are approved, they’ll immediately move into production. Printing takes 2-4 weeks depending on the print method you selected.
Read more: Wedding Invitation Printing Methods
6. Assembly and Mailing
Once your invitations are shipped to you, you’ll complete the assembly, apply your postage, and stick them in the mail to your guests! Then, you can relax until it’s time to start the process all over again for your day of items!
At first, all the moving pieces of wedding planning can feel overwhelming. However, I make the wedding invitation process as simple and straightforward as possible. That way, you get to focus on the fun parts!
How great is walking the client through your process!