Your wedding invitation is the very first glimpse that your guests get to see of your wedding. For starters, the invitation holds the pertinent information as to the date, time, and location of the wedding. But, it can also give an indication into the style and formality of your wedding day.
For example, if you are planning on having a rustic barn wedding, your invitation may reflect that by also being a rustic style on burlap or even faux wood.
When you choose to make your own invitations, you have lots of freedom for creative style. Depending on your style choices, you can also save a little money too!
Here are some great ideas, that I found, that will be sure to inspire you to tackle your own diy wedding invitations.
DIY Wedding Invitation ideas:
These invitations were all printed off on card stock using nothing but a home computer and printer. Click on the photo to see exactly what fonts were used and how it all looked bundled together with a belly band. This was a little time consuming with all of the printing and gluing but a great cost savings.
This site shows you how to easily print out your wording on white paper and then add your embellishments after that. There are several creative examples that you will want to check out from ribbon and rhinestones to silk flowers and patterned paper.
Here is a fun idea that adds a photo strip for some fun personalization.
For all of you super creative types, this is a unique diy idea! An invitation that includes a cd, with whatever you may want to have on it, is something fun and personal that your guests will love and remember.