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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!

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Ceremony Programs

Programs are a must have if you are inviting guests to your ceremony!  Attendees will want to follow along and truly embrace the significance of each moment of your nuptials.  In addition, programs allow you to include fun or meaningful details about members of the wedding party and special dedications to loved ones. Programs that match the look… Continue reading Ceremony Programs

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First Impressions are Everlasting!

So many brides say, “Invitations are only a piece of paper my guests will throw away, so I want to spend as little as possible.” But actually an invitation is much more than that; it’s a preview of your day to come and it tells your guests how important they are to you. A simple… Continue reading First Impressions are Everlasting!

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Rosegold is On Trend!

“Gold has a softer side. It’s rose gold, and it’s getting more and more popular for romantic weddings with a vintage vibe. “Start with wedding invitations that shine with a light touch of gold, like our Delicate Blossoms design. The pearl foil and gold foil outlines are set off by the rosewood ink for a… Continue reading Rosegold is On Trend!

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Save Money on Invitations!

Your professional local stationery shop can actually save you money! Stationers have access to numerous vendors for every budget, and they know what products are a good value. A local storefront’s buying power is something you can benefit from, and their expertise in etiquette and trends can help you avoid embarrassing and often costly mistakes. Remember that… Continue reading Save Money on Invitations!