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Inspired by these gorgeous bright pinks, this orchid wedding invitation idea features exotic orchids, a printed translucent vellum overlay and sparkly purple Amethyst crystal brads from Formal-Invitations.com, order at http://formal-invitations.com/orchids-invitations-with-amethyst-brad/, $1.14 each for a diy invitation kit with envelope or $164/100 with custom printed overlay.
The orchid is a flower of magnificence that brings a universal message of love, beauty, wisdom, thoughtfulness and luxury … perfect for wedding flowers and arrangement.
This cool snowflake wedding invitation idea was created using a Jet black heavyweight background card and printed overlay wrapped with a beautiful sash embossed with glitter snowflakes for a bit of glamour. Even though they look expensive, these luxe diy invitations were only $1.28 each, with envelope from Formal-Invitations.com, order at http://formal-invitations.com/black-holiday-invitations-with-snowflake-glitter-sash.
We also love the hand-crystallized ring pillow from original runners.com and swarovski snowflake brooches at paristiaras.com for an elegant winter wedding or event, both seen in Brides’s magazine.
For late fall or winter wedding invitation ideas, these rich announcements feature a rich dark Forest green heavyweight card, crisp white overlay and a brown pearl Topaz jewel brad. The overlay is printed with vintage clip art of a pinecone, available separately from Formal-Invitations.com ($14) and includes a book and cd of 1517 images. These images can be used throughout your event for favors, menu cards, envelope return labels and more. Order at http://formal-invitations.com/forest-green-holiday-invitations-with-topaz-brad for only 88¢ from Formal-Invitations.com, with envelope.
We also love this Fir earring for the bride or bridesmaids, made from eco-friendly, sustainable material by Prismera Design. Gently curving and exquisitely detailed, created in stainless steel with sterling silver ear wires. Also available in 14k gold plated steel with gold filled ear wires.
Vogue magazine’s Fashion Fund finalists created flirty, color-rich party looks inspired by butterflies. We used this idea to create gorgeous butterfly wedding invitations featuring a rich Eggplant purple background card and white overlay, wrapped with an exquisite fine paper floral sash imported from Italy. The overlay was printed with vintage Japanese clip art of a butterfly, which would be a great motif for spring weddings and could be used on your program, place cards and thank-you’s. The Italian Portofino sash is made from Italian cream paper printed with a beautiful floral design in pink, metallic gold and teal. A luxury invitation for a bargain price at only $1.28 each, including envelope from Formal-Invitations.com, order at http://formal-invitations.com/purple-invitations-with-italian-floral-sash/.
These modern wedding invitations features a retro floral sash for a chic look. We used the heavyweight Chocolate brown background card and white overlay wrapped with the Allium floral paper sash, with envelope from Formal-Invitations.com. The 1960’s white lace tulip dress ($289) found at PoshGirlVintage.com would also be the perfect dress for a chic retro-inspired wedding.
These fabulous fall wedding invitations feature a rich dark Chocolate brown background cards and white overlay wrapped with a delicate unryu rice paper sash and jacquard band embroidered with gold metallic threads. The Ivy, Merlot, Goldenrod, Papaya and Eggplant purple would also go well with this wrap, you can order at http://formal-invitations.com/brown-invitations-with-nepal-jacquard-wrap-and-unryu/)