Creating your own Wedding Stationery could be easier than you think.
With dozens of services offering ready-made layouts to get you started and easy to use online printing companies making short run printing affordable, its never been easier to create your own wedding stationery.
But for truly personal touch you can't do better than developing your own unique modern calligraphy or hand-lettering style to finish off your design. Betty Etiquette's Modern Calligraphy Workbook takes you through all the steps, materials and techniques you need to create your own beautiful Wedding Stationery lettering in a host of modern lettering styles.
Stuck for ideas?
Browse a few sites that sell or design Wedding Stationery. NotOnTheHighStreet, Papier, Bride and Groom Direct and Sorbet sell a range of different styles and combinations of stationery. Spend 20 minutes browsing their ranges and we're pretty sure you'll discover you've got opinions about what you want for your wedding stationery.
Create a design
The likes of Canva and Adobe Spark offer lovely and easy to use online design services that let you download and send your finished Wedding Stationery design to print. Of course you can also use one of the many brilliant independent Wedding Stationery designers who'll pop up in a web search. And don't forget to check out Etsy's printable wedding invitation section.
However you choose to design your wedding stationery, don't forget to leave space for your own lettering! You might choose to make a feature of it by writing out a title in modern calligraphy or brush lettering. Or you could just be leaving space for the elegant effect of nib and ink written names.
If you're after a more personal service, need a little advice or having something a bit more complicated in mind, try a web search for your local printers. We've worked with print for the last 15 years and have yet to find a printer who wasn't happy to share some advice and experience to help us get the best results. Hunt down your nearest litho or lithograph printer that also offers digital printing and you'll be in safe hands.
Make it personal
Here's where you let your creativity run wild and guarantee your wedding stationery is truly unique.
Betty Etiquette's Modern Calligraphy Workbook takes you through all the steps, materials and techniques you need to create your own beautiful Wedding Stationery lettering in a host of modern lettering styles. At £14.99 it's available from this very website, as well as the finest of bookshops.
You might also choose to embellish your wedding stationery. Imagine DIY is a good source for cards, envelops and crafty tools to help finish the job. We've even been known to browse the shelves of Hobby Craft for a few finishing touches!