Your question: What color should my wedding invitations be?

Do wedding invitations have to be white?

If you’re not big on the idea of using your color scheme, or if you’d rather stick with a more classic, traditional style, Carol Ann says to go for invitations with purist colors. These include classic black, white, and cream. Personally Yours can offer options for both contemporary and traditional brides.

Is 12 weeks too early to send wedding invitations?

The general rule of thumb is to send invitations 8 to 12 weeks before the date (2 to 3 months out). You can set a date on the card for guests to RSVP by so that you can get a headcount, but prepare for some guests to fail to meet that deadline.

What is a reasonable amount to spend on wedding invitations?

The average cost of wedding invitations sits between $400 and $650 for most couples. This pricing can change drastically based on several different factors. Amount of invited guests, wedding theme or design, and materials sourcing are the major things that add up to give you your final price tag.

Should your invitations match your wedding colors?

Q: Should my invitations match the theme or colors of my wedding? A: Invitations are the first impression you will make on your guests. … Using a color or theme is a personal choice, but remember your invitations set the tone of your event.

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What color ink should you use to address wedding invitations?

You don’t have to stay with plain white, but it should be a light pink, blue, green, cream, or whatever other pale color you want. Avoid anything shimmer-y or with reflective bits in it. You want lots of contrast between your address and the envelope.

Does the bride’s name go first on wedding invitations?

The name of the bride always precedes the groom’s name. Formal invitations issued by the bride’s parents refer to her by her first and middle names, the groom by his full name and title; if the couple is hosting by themselves, their titles are optional.

Do you put your parent’s name on wedding invitations?

Solution: Traditionally, only the parents’ names appear on the invitation. But if you would like to include your stepparents, it’s perfectly acceptable to list them. Place your mother (and her husband, if she’s remarried) first, and include your last name.

How much time do you give guests to RSVP to a wedding?

Assuming you’ve sent your invitations out in time (at least six to eight weeks before your wedding), then give your guests four or five weeks to RSVP. This is plenty of time for people to figure out if they want/are able to attend your wedding, as well as figure out any necessary travel arrangements.