Your invitations are more than paper. These beautifully-crafted goods are multi-tasking dynamos. No other element of your wedding can single-handedly tell your love story, set the tone for your event, and provide important details quite like this keepsake. Your save the dates and wedding invitations are the first glimpse your guests will have of your wedding, and you want to impress them! Wedding stationery should account for 7-10% of your total wedding budget. Wondering why it’s worth the investment? Here’s my top 3 Reasons to Hire a Stationery Designer for Your Wedding Invitations.
1 | WE HAVE THE EXPERIENCE & DESIGN SKILLS
Your invitations should be as unique as you are, and make an impression with your guests. We want to learn all about your vision for the wedding, because your inspiration fuels our creativity. You’ll want to work with someone who has the experience and skills to bring your vision to life. So many components go into designing custom wedding stationery — the right paper, font pairing and color palettes, working with the right printer and finding the right shade of envelopes. This all comes second nature to an experienced, trusted designer.
Everything your designer will consider for your invitations:
- font pairing and color combinations
- creating custom calligraphy or working with a calligrapher
- the right wording/etiquette for each piece of your suite
- using the right design software
- working with the printer
- ordering the right amount of invitations
- staying on budget
- staying on top of the timeline for your invitation
2 | WE WILL ENSURE THE QUALITY OF YOUR INVITATIONS
We want you to capital “L” love your invitation suite. We masterfully combine text, color, and illustration to create one-of-a-kind mementos that stand the test of time. And, we know there’s nothing quite like the real thing, so we’ll also mail you a hard copy proof.
Everything your designer will consider to ensure the quality of your invitations:
- the right paper type
- a great color palette that will print beautifully
- the best printing method & techniques
- making sure everything is cohesive (save the dates, invitation suite, envelopes, programs, menus, place cards, signage, etc.)
3 | WE WILL KEEP IT STRESS FREE AND FUN
Everyone knows that planning a wedding isn’t easy, and definitely requires a lot of time. As a bride, you have a lot on your ever growing to-do list and stress can pile up. Designing your custom wedding stationery should be fun and stress free, and we strive to make it that way! If your wedding to-do list is already a mile long, just select our assembly services, and we’ll gladly take on that task for you.
Curious about our custom design process? It’s pretty awesome! Check it out here.