Personalized wedding invitations not only adds an intimate feel of a close bond but also shows the efforts taken to make the wedding a ‘once in a lifetime’ affair. Wedding is a big occasion- it is a bond that binds two people harmoniously for better or worse. Among other things, sending invitations is a time consuming task. But, if you have much time, consider making homemade wedding invitations. These invitations are prepared at home and the option can only work when the people invited are in small numbers. For instance, it is difficult to prepare homemade invitations for 500 invitees but if there are around 70-80 guests, it is possible. Of course, you need help from other family members. How to go about it?

Search Online- If you are making for the first time, then it is advised to search online for wedding invitation samples. These samples are stocks of invitations made with unique designs, patterns, decorations, and themes. You can even download few to get a better idea. Downloading the samples is free of charge.

Design and Themes- After getting an idea for making homemade invitations for wedding, it is time conceptualize the wedding theme and accompanying design. Discuss with family on themes. Once it is decided, think about the designing. Write down all the materials to be purchased. Buy from a good stationary store and in bulk.

Making Invitation- Invitation cards can be of several outlays. Generally it is folded into two. Don’t forget to decorate both the inside and outside. Use good quality stiff paper. Decorate the invitation cards according to pre-decided designs and theme. It is best to make a rough draft of the design first, print it out and replicate the same on the actual homemade wedding invitations. At last, attach the RSVP card with ribbon, place them in equally beautiful enveloped and mail them or give the invitation personally.