Get The Look: Rustic Save The Dates and Rustic Wreath Collection Wedding Invitations
*This is a repost of a blog post we originally had hosted on our website through Wix. Posted March 11, 2017.*
Today we are going to take the invitation template we have posted above and show you how you can create this look and many others easily at home. We also guide you to places you can find materials for each project.
Rustic Save The Dates and Wedding Invitations
Couldn't be more easy with this template. Simply print on Kraft cardstock for a rustic look. Take it a step further by adding some lace and twine to the invitation. You can purchase Kraft cardstock at your local craft store or we found a great deal here:
Gold Foil Save The Dates and Wedding Invitations
Adding gold foil to your invitations or save the dates has been all the rage this year but it’s really expensive to do. To prevent your costs from skyrocketing create this look at home for a fraction of the cost. I found an amazing tutorial on YouTube by Jennifer McGuire Ink of how to use adhesive foil and a laminator to create amazingly beautiful gold foil projects at home. I’ve skipped ahead for you to the 11 minute mark where the instructions for this technique start in the link above.
A Pop of Color Save The Dates and Wedding Invitations
Adding just a highlight of color to your Save The Dates or Wedding Invitations is so simple with our editable templates. Simply press Control + E or Command + E on your keyboard to bring up the properties dialog box in Adobe Reader. Add your wedding colors and voila instanly beautiful invitations at your fingertips.
Marble Save The Date and Wedding Invitations
Go for a prestige look with marbled Save The dates. To achieve this look simply print on marble cardstock of 80lb or greater. We found some here
Colorful Save The Date and Wedding Invitations
Want a full colored invitation or save the date card then simply print on colorful cardstock. There are so many options out there to choose from. When choosing your cardstock make sure that the weight is 80lb or greater for best results.
Rounded Corners Save The Dates and Wedding Invitations
To get a rounded corner that looks professional I would recommend purchasing a round corner punch. Fiskars is a trusted brand that creates amazing products that are affordable. We found two size punches that would be perfect for your invitations or save the dates or any other project you may have in the future. For a small rounded corner punch select their small version. We found it on Amazon here. Their Medium bunch should also work quite well with your invitations we found it also on Amazon here.