All in One – Matching your Wedding Stationary to your invites
Wedding invitations can set your guests expectations for your special day. By incorporating your theme into your wedding invitations you can easily coordinate your stationary with your invitations and in effect kill two birds with one stone. Having matching stationary will create flow and continuity in the styling of your wedding and truly emphasise the tone you are trying to convey to your guests.
Theming your wedding reflects your personality as a couple and radiates the uniqueness that is you and your partner. It is an extremely important aspect in planning your day and should be where most couples start in the planning process. Once you have selected your theme and style which more often than not directly correlates to your desired wedding venue, you must set the date and send out your invitations. Your theme should then flow into all decorative decisions you make which can take some of the stress out of planning your wedding day.
By selecting an invitation design that truly reflects your theme you should then be able to carry the same design across all of your wedding stationary. Wedding stationary is a large component to your styling however can often be left until last because we become too preoccupied with the big ticket items such as flowers, cakes and attire. Continue reading for a list of wedding stationary items that can complete your wedding style and will add that unforgettable personalised touch.
Table Number Cards
Integral to avoiding confusion for your guests, table number cards take the guessing work out for guests in knowing where they are seated. A minor decorative accent, table number cards can be simple and elegant or quirky and fun.
Place cards are one of the finer details added to your table décor that can truly customise your wedding. While practical, your place cards are also considered as a gesture that helps your guests feel important and included in your big day. The design, colour and font of your place cards all communicate the theme of your wedding and can be purchased in complete wedding invitation and stationary sets.
After a long day of formalities your guests will be ready to let their hair down and will most likely be quite hungry. As such your guests will appreciate being able to read menu cards. Menu cards are informative, can add to the occasion and complement your theme.
Gift Tags and Labels
Dessert and candy bars are a current wedding trend, so if you decide to have one at your own wedding labeling each item is a clever way to tie in your wedding theme. You can also attach thank you gift cards or labels to your chosen bomboniere.
Order of Service Cards
Order of Service Cards are a great way to share with your guests the program for your ceremony, it is a great keepsake and guests will be impressed by the personalised touch.