Making your own wedding invitations will save you money. How much money you will save will be decided as you progress with them. If you want simple elegant wedding invitations you can do these easily.
Many times a bride will start with making her invites and get overwhelmed. You must go step by step. If you want something different start with a basic invite and embellish it. You can print on lots of different papers and card stock. For a nice effect you might print on a vellum paper and do an overlay. This sounds complicated but is very simple. You don’t need the fancy wedding kits. You can create almost any type of invitation.
If you are not careful, you will have more involved in making your own wedding invitations than if you bought them. You can add your own touches at a very small cost. Consider clip art. This can be less expensive than buying the cards with the graphics on. A simple heart with both of your names can be added easily. You can also incorporate this into the RSVP and reception card and the outside envelope.
If you want to add a charm, go to a hobby store and get some inexpensive charms. String them on an inexpensive twine and stitch or glue them to the invitation. How about a bow. Use a hole punch and put two holes in the top run your ribbon though and tie a bow. How easy is that. You can make bows and glue on too. Use water colors to make a border around the edges. » Read more: Wedding Invitations – Making Your Own Wedding Invitations Does Save Money