Guest Blogger: The Paper Paramour and Invitation Trends

Friday, November 16 2012
Go bold!

We've got the scoop on what's cool in invitation and stationary design from the super talented Paper Paramour herself, Christabelle Granadosin.

In a world of digital invites and Facebook events, sending out beautifully printed wedding invitations still remain a tried and true tradition for couples when it comes to inviting friends and loved ones to their big day.  Not only does it provide information about the event but provides a sneak peek at your personalities, your story as a couple and what they can expect from your event.

Here are a few hot wedding invitation trends to look out for 2013

HAND DRAWN FONTS AND ILLUSTRATION

There’s something so homegrown and romantic about the handwritten fonts and hand drawn illustration that make these wedding invitations a great pick for couples that want a quirky, casual wedding.

 

(Photo Credit: Rifle Paper Co.)

THE GREAT GATSBY/1920s ART DECO INSPIRED INVITATIONS

What could be more elegant than Old New York in the 1920s? These Art Deco inspired wedding invitation will transport you back in time of The Great Gatsby!

 

(Photo Credits: 1. Hello TenFold, 2. MaeMae Paperie, 3. The Paper Paramour)

WOOD INVITATIONS
Nothing is more Northwest than these real wood invitations that will surely give your guests an Aha! moment when they touch your invite and realize that its made out of real wood. Made out of sustainably harvested wood veneer, these invitations are produced with less trees than regular paper invitation but mails just like its paper counterpart at no extra postage.

 

 

Photo Credit: The Paper Paramour

 

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Invitations
The Paper Paramour