If you are looking to cut down the expenses of your wedding in some areas, then affordable wedding invitations will be on your wedding planning checklist no doubt.
You will be able to find a number of options in the form of affordable wedding invitations where quality and elegance is not the issue but low price or discount invitations are a must.
Making your own wedding stationery and invites is certainly something you should take a look at. There is no reason why your wedding invites can not be of good quality if you opt for the mid-range offerings from the leading suppliers such as Amelie and Letterpress. (See also wedding decorations on a budget and the value of a wedding planner book)
Wedding stationery kits are also a good choice, offering you the nice, elegant modern designs which you can print at home or have printed at a good print shop near your home.
For your dream wedding party you want everything to be just right and, even though you may be compelled to be budget conscious, there is no reason why your affordable wedding invitations should look cheap.
If you are ready to shop for some wedding invitations that fit your budget then make sure that you have enough time to look around and take a good look on the internet.
You should not sacrifice the quality of your invites while looking for cheap invitations because you definitely want to convey the right message to your guests. There are so many options available with a number of companies and printing houses which can easily be accessed online with easy to use platforms and software allowing you to design your own invitations.
To save yourself both time and money, make sure that you order well in time, and sufficient invitations, as there can always be some last minute people to invite who you may not have thought of first time around or perhaps you need some substitutes for those who are unable to attend.
There is a tradition of using pocket-fold wedding invitations where the requirement of embossing the words or pictures is taken off you with good savings. The simpler you will keep the design the less you will have to pay.
Invitations with fancier designs or themes will be heavier on your pocket as you will have to pay both for them alone as well as for sending them out. If you order your invitations with black ink only, it will cost you less than color ink so this is another area where you can make your invites truly affordable and some black and white wedding invitations can look great and classy.
Wedding invitation kit
There is another great option which you can use to save money and that is known as a wedding invitation kit. The papers in the kit are blank from the inside and you can simply use your printer at home to print the information for both wedding and reception on them.
There is also an RSVP card included in the kit which your guests can return which hopefully will assist you with your wedding planning to get the numbers just right.
Check out many of the online wedding stationery websites that you will find online and especially trusted sellers like Amazon. You will also find specialist wedding sites which may be doing discounts with last season’s designs and who are selling them off at a discount.