10 Fun New Ideas for Your Wedding Invitations

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Move over, plain white card stock, and make way for the new trends in wedding stationery! These days, couples are opting for bold colors and eclectic fonts, throwing their own personality into their entire invitation suite. Today, we’re sharing a few of our favorites and giving you tons of inspiration to make your wedding day one to remember — right from the very beginning!

1. Forget the standard A7 size paper and use any shape you want!

die cut wedding invitations
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Go geometric with your reception décor ►

2. Represent your hometown with a fun illustration:

virginia is for lovers wedding invitation
Photo Credit: Gabe Aceves on Wedding Chicks via Lover.ly

Check out these fun ways birds are popping up in weddings ►

3. Art Deco-inspired cards set the tone for a glamorous reception:

art deco wedding invitations
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Go glam with these Hollywood-inspired details ►

4. We love the feminine florals in this invitation suite:

floral wedding invitations
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Whimsical inspiration for a boho bride ►

5. How gorgeous are the envelope liners in this set?

wedding invitations
Photo Credit: Jessica Claire on Wedding Chicks via Lover.ly

Even more envelope ideas ►

6. These rehearsal dinner invitations are vintage-inspired and a cute play on a circus theme:

vintage circus invitations
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Our favorite dresses of the season, perfect for your rehearsal dinner ►

7. Feathers are perfect for the upcoming fall season, and we love that these look hand-illustrated:

owl wedding invitations
Photo Credit: Elizabeth In Love on Wedding Chicks via Lover.ly

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8. Anchors away for these nautical-themed invitations:

nautical wedding invitations
Photo Credit: Jeremy Harwell of on Grey Likes Weddings via Lover.ly

Saying ‘I do’ by the shore? These weddings are the perfect inspiration ►

9. There’s no guessing what this couple’s favorite hobby is!

fish theme wedding invitations
Photo Credit: Jonathan Canlas on Southern Weddings via Lover.ly

See more creative ways to use maps in your invitation suite ►

10. Use a font that resembles handwriting to give your suite a cozy, ‘inviting’ feel:

handwritten font wedding invitation
Photo Credit: Jenny Grise on Snippet and Ink via Lover.ly

Cozy reception spaces right in time for fall wedding season ►

Tell us: Which is your favorite?

—Annie Lau

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