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  • Usually, when a bride starts the wedding planning journey, she usually has a faint idea of what she is after. Often it is based on her personality or a memory that has stuck with her. This can greatly help in not only putting together a wedding inspiration board or look, and also kick-starting the design  processing such as with shopping for wedding invitations. One of the first design elements of the wedding planning journey is the wedding invitation design. Knowing the style you want to have for your wedding is important, as it will show through in your wedding invite designs. This can be anything from traditional and elegant, to whimsical and contemporary.  You can browse through the options readily available or even bring your vision to life with the help of a design expert at DreamDay Invitations. There are many types and styles of wedding invitations that you can select from based on theme, finish, design feature, shape and not to mention colour. If you are looking at the choice of fonts as a deciding factor, know that it can be changed easily with the help of your designer. Depending on your chosen style, the way you match your...

    How to Match Fonts to Your Wedding Invitations Style

    Usually, when a bride starts the wedding planning journey, she usually has a faint idea of what she is after. Often it is based on her personality or a memory that has stuck with her. This can greatly help in not only putting together a wedding inspiration board or look, and also kick-starting the design  processing such as with shopping for wedding invitations. One of the first design elements of the wedding planning journey is the wedding invitation design. Knowing the style you want to have for your wedding is important, as it will show through in your wedding invite designs. This can be anything from traditional and elegant, to whimsical and contemporary.  You can browse through the options readily available or even bring your vision to life with the help of a design expert at DreamDay Invitations. There are many types and styles of wedding invitations that you can select from based on theme, finish, design feature, shape and not to mention colour. If you are looking at the choice of fonts as a deciding factor, know that it can be changed easily with the help of your designer. Depending on your chosen style, the way you match your...

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  • Planning a wedding can be a lengthy process and there is much to plan and do. We have come across many couples who opt for a longer engagement so that they can plan their wedding and budget their celebrations accordingly. By doing this, you can even host a destination wedding and make use of early bird deals so that you save on your wedding budget. That is why a save the date is an important wedding stationery item when planning your big day. Once you know the location and date of the wedding, and not to mention the guest list, one of the first things on the list would be to mail out save the date cards. What is a Save the Date Card? Also known as Save the Dates, these cards are considered part of your wedding stationery even if you choose to not match them to the wedding invitations and on-the-day stationery choices. Your save the date can either be a flat or folded card. If you are choosing a flat card, you may want to add a magnet accessory or even style it as a postcard. The important thing is that you get the message across. Therefore,...

    The Importance of a Save the Date Card

    Planning a wedding can be a lengthy process and there is much to plan and do. We have come across many couples who opt for a longer engagement so that they can plan their wedding and budget their celebrations accordingly. By doing this, you can even host a destination wedding and make use of early bird deals so that you save on your wedding budget. That is why a save the date is an important wedding stationery item when planning your big day. Once you know the location and date of the wedding, and not to mention the guest list, one of the first things on the list would be to mail out save the date cards. What is a Save the Date Card? Also known as Save the Dates, these cards are considered part of your wedding stationery even if you choose to not match them to the wedding invitations and on-the-day stationery choices. Your save the date can either be a flat or folded card. If you are choosing a flat card, you may want to add a magnet accessory or even style it as a postcard. The important thing is that you get the message across. Therefore,...

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  • You are to be married in the summer and you are determined to have something different and out of the ordinary. If you are up for an outdoor wedding and elegant wedding invitations and stationery as two of the key elements of your wedding, keep reading and we might have something interesting to capture your attention. There have been many themes and inspiration ideas that have dominated weddings over the past few years especially the outdoor weddings. One such theme that comes complete with a beautiful collection of stationery and elegant wedding invitations is a rustic wedding. If you are keen on having something on the lines of a rustic wedding we have below a couple of inspiration and ideas that might help you capture what you want through a range of delicately designed elegant wedding invitations. Elegant Wedding Invitations: Colours One of the main things that are important when designing elegant wedding invitations that are rustic themed are the colours. Think of an outdoor barn wedding and then place rusted gold wedding decorations against its background. When choosing to be married to a rustic theme and designing elegant wedding invitations to go on par with the theme keep in...

    Rustic Wedding Inspiration

    You are to be married in the summer and you are determined to have something different and out of the ordinary. If you are up for an outdoor wedding and elegant wedding invitations and stationery as two of the key elements of your wedding, keep reading and we might have something interesting to capture your attention. There have been many themes and inspiration ideas that have dominated weddings over the past few years especially the outdoor weddings. One such theme that comes complete with a beautiful collection of stationery and elegant wedding invitations is a rustic wedding. If you are keen on having something on the lines of a rustic wedding we have below a couple of inspiration and ideas that might help you capture what you want through a range of delicately designed elegant wedding invitations. Elegant Wedding Invitations: Colours One of the main things that are important when designing elegant wedding invitations that are rustic themed are the colours. Think of an outdoor barn wedding and then place rusted gold wedding decorations against its background. When choosing to be married to a rustic theme and designing elegant wedding invitations to go on par with the theme keep in...

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  • Flowers are an essential part any wedding and what better way to get started with it if not for summer floral prints on your elegant wedding invitations? It could be the same flowers you will be using as part of your wedding decor that you could use to design the floral prints for your elegant wedding invitations or a random selection of flowers that will complement the theme. There are numerous flowers that can be used for your elegant wedding invitations and we are here to show you a few options that you could select from. Elegant Wedding Invitations with Roses A timeless classic, one can never go wrong with roses, red or white! It is most likely to be the flower that dominates most weddings, as it is a traditional beauty. Elegant wedding invitations with roses make absolutely no effort when complementing any theme, colour used for the wedding. The next best feature about incorporating roses as the wedding flower and as part of the design for the elegant wedding invitations is its ability to fit in to all seasons and styles. Elegant Wedding Invitations with Frangipani Nothing speaks summer, beach and tropics as much as frangipani on your...

    Elegant Summer Floral Prints For Wedding Invitations

    Flowers are an essential part any wedding and what better way to get started with it if not for summer floral prints on your elegant wedding invitations? It could be the same flowers you will be using as part of your wedding decor that you could use to design the floral prints for your elegant wedding invitations or a random selection of flowers that will complement the theme. There are numerous flowers that can be used for your elegant wedding invitations and we are here to show you a few options that you could select from. Elegant Wedding Invitations with Roses A timeless classic, one can never go wrong with roses, red or white! It is most likely to be the flower that dominates most weddings, as it is a traditional beauty. Elegant wedding invitations with roses make absolutely no effort when complementing any theme, colour used for the wedding. The next best feature about incorporating roses as the wedding flower and as part of the design for the elegant wedding invitations is its ability to fit in to all seasons and styles. Elegant Wedding Invitations with Frangipani Nothing speaks summer, beach and tropics as much as frangipani on your...

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  • What’s better than having a romantic proposal? An even more romantic wedding! Clearly you want nothing but the best with the trendiest wedding decorations complete with elegant wedding invitations and what better way to be inspired if not for excavating the best of the trending elegant wedding invitations themes in 2014? Even if you are to be married the coming year, it is most likely that wedding themes will continue to run on similar themes or make variations within the existing. The best feature about the top three trending elegant wedding invitation themes is that it is similar in nature that if you cannot decide on one, with careful manipulation, you could opt to have the best of all worlds with a bit of everything! Vintage Lace detailing, subtle prints and soft pastel shades are everything and more that should dominate your elegant wedding invitations if you are opting for a vintage themed wedding. If you want to add a bit of glamour to your elegant wedding invitations, be sure to throw in a pearl brooch or similar themed embellishment when placing the order with your wedding stationer. Boho A tiara made of flowers for when you walk down the...

    Top 3 Trending Elegant Wedding Invitation Themes in 2014

    What’s better than having a romantic proposal? An even more romantic wedding! Clearly you want nothing but the best with the trendiest wedding decorations complete with elegant wedding invitations and what better way to be inspired if not for excavating the best of the trending elegant wedding invitations themes in 2014? Even if you are to be married the coming year, it is most likely that wedding themes will continue to run on similar themes or make variations within the existing. The best feature about the top three trending elegant wedding invitation themes is that it is similar in nature that if you cannot decide on one, with careful manipulation, you could opt to have the best of all worlds with a bit of everything! Vintage Lace detailing, subtle prints and soft pastel shades are everything and more that should dominate your elegant wedding invitations if you are opting for a vintage themed wedding. If you want to add a bit of glamour to your elegant wedding invitations, be sure to throw in a pearl brooch or similar themed embellishment when placing the order with your wedding stationer. Boho A tiara made of flowers for when you walk down the...

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  • Something old something new, something borrowed, something blue, and a silver sixpence in her shoe. A traditional wedding rhyme, but you are sure that you want something shiny for your wedding and what better way to start the shine if not for elegant wedding invitations with metallic foils? Allowing you to shine with style, elegant wedding invitations with metallic foil is not only shiny, it also speaks for all things classy and stamps a lasting impression on all guests. Designed with the intention of making a statement, elegant wedding invites featuring metallic foils have a range of damask prints, subtle prints or can convert any design you have in on your mind to be glossy and shiny. Listed below are a few examples on how to customise your metallic elegant wedding invitations to suit any wedding theme. Regally Bound For instance, if you want to have a wedding fit for royalty, then it begins by selecting elegant wedding invitations that boast a metallic regal bond design on its cover. Your guests would not only be impressed, but would expect nothing short of perfection at your “royal” wedding. Vintage Love However, if you’ve both always been the country sort and want...

    Elegant Wedding Invites Featuring Metallic Foils

    Something old something new, something borrowed, something blue, and a silver sixpence in her shoe. A traditional wedding rhyme, but you are sure that you want something shiny for your wedding and what better way to start the shine if not for elegant wedding invitations with metallic foils? Allowing you to shine with style, elegant wedding invitations with metallic foil is not only shiny, it also speaks for all things classy and stamps a lasting impression on all guests. Designed with the intention of making a statement, elegant wedding invites featuring metallic foils have a range of damask prints, subtle prints or can convert any design you have in on your mind to be glossy and shiny. Listed below are a few examples on how to customise your metallic elegant wedding invitations to suit any wedding theme. Regally Bound For instance, if you want to have a wedding fit for royalty, then it begins by selecting elegant wedding invitations that boast a metallic regal bond design on its cover. Your guests would not only be impressed, but would expect nothing short of perfection at your “royal” wedding. Vintage Love However, if you’ve both always been the country sort and want...

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  • Getting married and looking for a simple, yet elegant wedding invitation? Yes, you wouldn’t mind splurging a bit on more expensive cardstock but you are unsure as to where you should begin? Don’t fret now, as we’ve always  got your back covered and keep reading as we give you different options for laser cut designs for elegant wedding invitations. Text Placement The first option when selecting laser cut designs for elegant wedding invitations is the placement of the text or elegant wedding invite wording. While there is no “best” place where this could go, you shouldsee what suits you best. Most designers would recommend you +have the text of your elegant wedding invitation at the bottom or the right due to the automatic focus in one’s eye towards the bottom or right-hand corner of paper, a book etc. However, if you want to step away from the ordinary have a one-on-one discussion with your designer and no doubt you will be able to find something that suits you best. Colours One of the best features about opting for laser cut designs for elegant wedding invitations is the choice of colours available. There are just so many that you cannot go...

    Laser Cut Designs for Elegant Wedding Invitations

    Getting married and looking for a simple, yet elegant wedding invitation? Yes, you wouldn’t mind splurging a bit on more expensive cardstock but you are unsure as to where you should begin? Don’t fret now, as we’ve always  got your back covered and keep reading as we give you different options for laser cut designs for elegant wedding invitations. Text Placement The first option when selecting laser cut designs for elegant wedding invitations is the placement of the text or elegant wedding invite wording. While there is no “best” place where this could go, you shouldsee what suits you best. Most designers would recommend you +have the text of your elegant wedding invitation at the bottom or the right due to the automatic focus in one’s eye towards the bottom or right-hand corner of paper, a book etc. However, if you want to step away from the ordinary have a one-on-one discussion with your designer and no doubt you will be able to find something that suits you best. Colours One of the best features about opting for laser cut designs for elegant wedding invitations is the choice of colours available. There are just so many that you cannot go...

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  • A wedding is indeed a special moment in every individual’s life. It’s the day in which they celebrate their union of love with their significant other, walk down the aisle hand in hand with their life partner and be surrounded by friends, family and colleagues who mean the most to them. What better way to announce your wedding if not with elegant wedding invites using exquisite lace trims. If you have decided on having lace as decorative elements for your elegant wedding invite, but not quite sure as to how it should be incorporated, keep reading and let us guide you with a few inspirational ideas. Doilies If you want something that is loud but subtle at the same time on your elegant wedding invite, then it’s best that you opt to have a doily effect on the cover of the invitation. Think of a tray being served with a cup of tea. The antique cup and saucer is placed a top a beautiful lace doily that sits on a silver tray. This is exactly the effect you are likely to get when using doilies on elegant wedding invitations. If presentation is what you are looking for, doilies are just...

    Exquisite Wedding Invitations using Lace

    A wedding is indeed a special moment in every individual’s life. It’s the day in which they celebrate their union of love with their significant other, walk down the aisle hand in hand with their life partner and be surrounded by friends, family and colleagues who mean the most to them. What better way to announce your wedding if not with elegant wedding invites using exquisite lace trims. If you have decided on having lace as decorative elements for your elegant wedding invite, but not quite sure as to how it should be incorporated, keep reading and let us guide you with a few inspirational ideas. Doilies If you want something that is loud but subtle at the same time on your elegant wedding invite, then it’s best that you opt to have a doily effect on the cover of the invitation. Think of a tray being served with a cup of tea. The antique cup and saucer is placed a top a beautiful lace doily that sits on a silver tray. This is exactly the effect you are likely to get when using doilies on elegant wedding invitations. If presentation is what you are looking for, doilies are just...

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  • Everyone wants to distribute elegant wedding invitations to their wedding guest list and what better way to add elegance, if not with some unique trims and adding lace to the borders of the elegant wedding invitation? If elaborate and elegant are what you are looking for, allow us to guide you through a few options for beautifully laid out elegant wedding invitations using lace. Lace is often not only a popular accessory for elegant wedding invites, but also one of the personal trims that could be added to your elegant wedding invitation. With the use of lace or pearls as trims and embellishments, you are able to successfully convey something that is personal to you and share it with your guest. Lacey Love A wedding is a celebration of love and what better way to state it, if not for using lace on your elegant wedding invitation? Off-white lace combined with a gold trim is modest, classy and everything you need to have for the perfect elegant wedding invite. Isabella Lace If love wasn’t enough, combine love with glamour using an ornate lace trim for your elegant wedding invitation. A generous golden trim that runs across your elegant wedding invite...

    Adding Trims to your Elegant Wedding Invitations

    Everyone wants to distribute elegant wedding invitations to their wedding guest list and what better way to add elegance, if not with some unique trims and adding lace to the borders of the elegant wedding invitation? If elaborate and elegant are what you are looking for, allow us to guide you through a few options for beautifully laid out elegant wedding invitations using lace. Lace is often not only a popular accessory for elegant wedding invites, but also one of the personal trims that could be added to your elegant wedding invitation. With the use of lace or pearls as trims and embellishments, you are able to successfully convey something that is personal to you and share it with your guest. Lacey Love A wedding is a celebration of love and what better way to state it, if not for using lace on your elegant wedding invitation? Off-white lace combined with a gold trim is modest, classy and everything you need to have for the perfect elegant wedding invite. Isabella Lace If love wasn’t enough, combine love with glamour using an ornate lace trim for your elegant wedding invitation. A generous golden trim that runs across your elegant wedding invite...

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  • The secret to the success of any wedding lies in the charm and simplicity that is brought forth with a hand-delivered elegant wedding invitation. The subtle print against your wedding colours on the personalised elegant wedding invite is sure to make your guests feel the warmth you are trying to convey. The best way to capture elegance, cordiality and sophistication is by including elements of damask charm to make it a truly elegant wedding invitation. Classic Damask The best feature about damask wedding invitations is the ability to use it to suit any type of personality or wedding theme. Classic damask elegant wedding invitations would ideally be black or white occasionally with a touch of nude to accentuate its components. A solid coloured ribbon or thick border could also be used to add a frame to your elegant wedding invitation and this could be of a completely different shade to add a spark of contrast. Playful Damask What best way to add colour, joy and tease to your elegant wedding invitation if not for incorporating shades of salmon pink, velvet and sky blue? Your elegant wedding invitation would be a delightful splash of colour for all your guests would treasure....

    Beautiful Damask Wedding Invitations

    The secret to the success of any wedding lies in the charm and simplicity that is brought forth with a hand-delivered elegant wedding invitation. The subtle print against your wedding colours on the personalised elegant wedding invite is sure to make your guests feel the warmth you are trying to convey. The best way to capture elegance, cordiality and sophistication is by including elements of damask charm to make it a truly elegant wedding invitation. Classic Damask The best feature about damask wedding invitations is the ability to use it to suit any type of personality or wedding theme. Classic damask elegant wedding invitations would ideally be black or white occasionally with a touch of nude to accentuate its components. A solid coloured ribbon or thick border could also be used to add a frame to your elegant wedding invitation and this could be of a completely different shade to add a spark of contrast. Playful Damask What best way to add colour, joy and tease to your elegant wedding invitation if not for incorporating shades of salmon pink, velvet and sky blue? Your elegant wedding invitation would be a delightful splash of colour for all your guests would treasure....

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