I’m really excited about today’s post. Our friends Steve and Jennifer over at Bumblebee Linens shared one of their gorgeous vintage bridal hankies with us and I was thrilled to get to use it in our latest photo shoot! Their wedding handkerchiefs are absolutely gorgeous and the quality is outstanding. Delicate lace embroidery, pretty whites, quality fabric. We’re totally in love.
Decorative handkerchiefs are often used during the ceremony to blot away those emotional tears of joy. Rather than having a plain hankie, something with a delicate, vintage look goes much nicer with the overall look of a wedding. These hankies can also be used as an alternative to standard catering napkins at the reception, giving your event a styled, romantic and vintage feel. We had a great time incorporating them as a decor element when styling our wedding invitation pictures.
Shown above is our Script Elegance wedding invitation. We love the simple and timeless feel of this invitation mixed with the slightly vintage and romantic look of the lace embroidery. We highly recommend mixing texture with design when styling your wedding decor elements.
For ordering information on these elegant wedding hankies, hop on over to see our friends at Bumblebee Linens, or if you’re ready to order your invites, visit our main site, Shine Wedding Invitations.
While the word modern usually brings to mind bright and bold colors, we are absolutely loving this slightly softer yet ultra contemporary peach and pink wedding invitation with modern typography! Don’t be afraid to use a romantic color palette with a modern wedding invitation design. As you can see, the results can be awesome!
Any range of colors can be used on this modern minimalist design with great results. We recently featured this same wedding invitation in shades of blue which is just as fun. When you’re striving for modern, the color choices are endless and you really can’t go wrong.
This modern wedding invitation suite features a full collection of matching items, such as enclosures, programs, menus, thank yous and more so you can carry your theme throughout your wedding, from start to finish. You can customize your wedding invitation package to fit your needs, including the wording, colors and pieces.
To order our Modern Stack wedding invitations or to view more wedding invitations, head over to our main site, Shine Wedding Invitations, or continue checking out our blog for more modern wedding inspiration!
One thing we take into consideration when designing new wedding invitations is whether the design will stand the test of time. While your wedding invitations should look fresh and contemporary, it’s also important that they still have class decades later. We hold that idea very dear to our hearts when we create our new collections every year, and we think that our Classic Vintage design, shown below really reflects that ideal.
What creates a truly timeless design is a balance of white space, simple colors and classic typefaces. We’ve paired a gothic block font, which has a formal look, with a very classic calligraphy inspired script font. A lot of white space between the bride and groom’s names and the rest of the text creates a focal point. The simple black and white color scheme keeps things simple and the importance is placed on the event at hand.
Some color can be worked into this wedding invitation design through the use of a colored belly band or envelope liner. A simple pop of color can really bring in your color theme while keeping the main stationery very classic and timeless.
Our Classic Vintage wedding invitations can be ordered through our website. Be sure to check out our other classic wedding invitations or keep perusing our blog for classic wedding inspiration!
Simple, yet stunning, these gray wedding invitations emphasize the couple’s names in a delicate script complimented by ornate swirls. These swirl graphics are found throughout our Charming Script suite and add a romantic feel to this design. The simple body font creates balance for the larger calligraphy-inspired names.
The neutral gray works well with any palette, but our Charming Script invitations can be customized in any of our shine swatches! This design also offers addressing options and several enclosure sizes. Complete the look with matching belly band and envelope liners!
Find out more about these gray wedding invitations here. You can view all of our invitations on our main site, Shine Wedding Invitations. For more gray wedding inspiration, browse our blog or our pinterest page!