With the evolution and revolution of technology and communication methods, the use of social media and online seems to have taken over. Even though this more high tech, fast paced way of getting or receiving messages, is more practical I still believe that the old-fashioned way should take first place when certain news needs to be told. Weddings are so personal and intimate that an online invite would not be remembered as a way of sending out your save the dates, but a handmade invite shows and creates a personal touch that will make your guests feel appreciated.
This blog will illustrate the perfect wedding stationery can display your character and personality as a couple.
It’s All in the detail
All the attention to details goes on the dress, the flowers, the cake, but they need to be carried on when it comes to your favours, thank you notes, save the dates, signs, table plans and guestbook. Each should be presented in accordance with your wedding theme and décor; it is the little items such as those listed that guests will take interest in. If you create personalized items it shows not only that you appreciate your guests but also that you take pride in the details.
Save the dates
Get creative and innovative, as save the dates is your way of showing off who you are as a couple, but also helps set the mood and theme of what your wedding will be like. There are so many ways now, on how to make and send save the dates. Why not consider both getting professional advice or get creative by doing a DIY session at home. Realistically save the dates isn’t a keepsake for most guests, if you are going to invest money and time into them then why not make them unforgettable and memorable to the point that guests cannot throw them away. Be unconventional don’t just think paper or photo invites think outside of the box!! Keep your guests entertained and excited about your wedding from the offset, why not send a put it together yourself puzzle or even send your invite as a riddle, these will definitely be set to keep your guests entertained and smiling.
Guide your guests to their seats, with elegant table plans, these are essential during wedding planning, as you don’t want to leave guests roaming around trying to find their place, while you both are waiting to enter as newlyweds. The perfect table plan, is to be simple yet elegant, but should also match your wedding décor and theme.
Happy planning !!