(Closed) What kind of pen did you use to address your invitations?

posted 4 years ago in Paper
Post # 3
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: May 2014

I honestly just used a fine point sharpie lol but we have dark blue envelopes. I wouldnt have done that if they were white

Post # 5
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: August 2014

We had white envelopes and the pen I liked the look of best was a Uniball (the Vision Elite). I looked at all sorts of fancy pens, even tried calligraphy, but that was the one I ended up going with.

Post # 6
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Sugar bee

@CarolinaCola:  My husband used a caligraphy pen to do them in caligraphy.

I addressed a friend’s invites for her in an ink pen. 

Post # 7
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: May 2013

@CarolinaCola:  I printed out the envelopes with one of my calligraphy fonts, and then traced over with a fine point sharpie. They turned out really pretty 🙂

Post # 9
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Buzzing Beekeeper
  • Wedding: June 2013

I used a Sheaffer caligraphy pen.  I used a medium-sized fountain point, and just wrote in my normal handwriting.  It turned out pretty well.  

Post # 10
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Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: February 2014

My Epson printer, haha!

Post # 11
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Helper bee
  • Wedding: April 2014

UniBall! We have Kraft paper envelopes, so I’m using one in white.

Post # 12
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Blushing bee
  • Wedding: October 2014

I’ll be doing mine in calligraphy, using ink and a dip pen nib.

Post # 13
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Buzzing Beekeeper
  • Wedding: December 2012

First Marriage (circa 1980), I used a Fountain Pen with a Nib & Cartridges, and did my own version of Calligraphy

This time round…

I used a Calligraphy Marker from Staples… and it worked great

Hope this helps,

 

Post # 14
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Honey bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

Umm, a black one.

Post # 16
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Blushing bee
  • Wedding: June 2014

Do you have a nice printer? You can feed envelopes through (one at a time) and use a really nice font on them! 

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