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We are your Invitation Experts!

  When brides purchase their wedding dress at Kathryn’s Bridal,  they have instant access to exclusive savings and the value of working with a single shop for all their needs. We have a wonderful Invitation & Design Studio with the largest selection of stationery including custom, luxury papers. In addition, we promise superior customer service and… Continue reading We are your Invitation Experts!

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Custom Save The Date Cards are here!

Did you recently become engaged? Congratulations! After you’ve found the perfect date and secured the venue, then it’s time to design your very own Save The Dates! We have an amazing selection of trending designs and classic styles for brides to be. Make your appointment now to enjoy our personalized service with our etiquette expert. Your complete satisfaction is… Continue reading Custom Save The Date Cards are here!

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Invitations make a Big, Lasting Impression!

Your wedding invitation is the first opportunity you have to “wow” your guests.   We assure you that the recipient will make a snap judgment when they open your envelope and look at the invitation enclosed.   Long after your special day, guests may not recall exactly what your invitation looked like, but they will recollect if it was thoughtful,… Continue reading Invitations make a Big, Lasting Impression!

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Do you need Save the Date Cards?

Are you wondering if you really need to send Save the Date cards for your upcoming wedding? Traditionally, engaged couples formally announced their upcoming nuptials in the newspaper or in their local church bulletin. Today, Save the Date cards have often replaced the official printed engagement announcement and are usually sent to your guests as… Continue reading Do you need Save the Date Cards?

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Postage for your Invitations

As you select your wedding invitations, remember that you will also need to budget for  postage. The cost of the stamp for your outer envelope will be entirely determined by the size, shape and weight of your invitation and the accompanying enclosures. If you are including traditional reply cards, be sure to attach a stamp… Continue reading Postage for your Invitations

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Details Matter!

The details really do matter at your wedding! Did you know that Kathryn’s Bridal & Invitations offers accessories to make your wedding truly special? Consider adding a custom menu to each place setting, a printed box to hold your delicious favors, and monogrammed coasters! Invitations, stationery, accessories & personal service is available exclusively for you at: Kathryn’s… Continue reading Details Matter!

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Invitations with a Personal Touch!

  “Your invitation sets the tone for your wedding — and that starts with the envelope. Now, we’re not saying you need to hire a calligrapher, but it adds such a personal touch to hand write the addresses. Perhaps ask a friend or relative with nice handwriting to help out.”-   Kristen O’Gorman Klein of Bridalguide.com… Continue reading Invitations with a Personal Touch!