In these hard economic times why not save money for your wedding by making your own wedding invitations, doing so can give you the chance to personalize them the way you want and add a bit of yourself into the planning process as well. Here are instructions on making lovely invitations yourself and it is fairly simple to do.
Your Toronto Wedding Photography studio may also have more helpful hints in this area too. First sit in a quiet area where you ant be interrupted and work out what words you want to use within your invitations. You should also have a completed guest list along with addresses to, this way you will know approximately how many invitations you will need. You should always make a few over your limit just in case some mistakes are made when putting them together or addressing them. You could have your wedding photography artist take pictures as you make this yourself to add to a wedding scrapbook of the wedding preparations not just the ceremony or the reception.
Next you should look at different colors of card stock you want to use and choose the one that speaks to your sense of taste and style. These can be fun, elegant, and traditional or whatever you want it is your wedding after all. Card stock works the best for invitations but there are also vellum types and linen types as well but these are a little harder in making all by you. Next you will want to pick a scheme of color for your invitations these can be a mixture of palettes such as pastel, vibrant brighter colors, more subdued colors or combinations of many colors. Remember that beside the invitations you will also need these to coordinate with them as well the thank you cards, menus for the reception, favors for the wedding, guestbook, programs for the wedding and table cards at the reception.
You can also choose to add inserts these can be a favorite poem or quote between the both of you, a map with directions to the wedding and reception or cards for the reception. Take photos with your wedding photography expert of all the lovely creations you have made to include within your wedding album to show off your artistic side to your children on down the road.
You will need a good desktop publishing program such as MS Publisher to make your cards and a great laser high quality printer in color of course. Here you can choose your styles and designs as well as ink colors, fonts and more to add to your special invitations. Once you have a invitation to your liking then it is as easy as placing card stock correctly within the printer and hitting print. You can use clear glue if you want to add even more to them with decorations or overlays as well. Now you all you have to do is place in envelopes which you have addressed on your computer and printed on printer and you are ready to send them on out to guests. Make it extra special and hold your wedding and all wedding photography in Mississauga the city known for perfect wedding days.