(Closed) Choosing invitation design

posted 5 years ago in Paper
  • poll: Which invitation is prettiest for a shabby chic wedding?
    Invitation #1 : (22 votes)
    73 %
    Invitation #2 : (8 votes)
    27 %
  • Post # 3
    5064 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: April 2014

    I love the first invite. My personal feeling is that the second one is too busy for my taste.

    Post # 4
    1285 posts
    Bumble bee

    First one is more classier than the 2nd.  As you said, the 2nd is too casual. You could still add pink into the first one.

    Post # 5
    3039 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: August 2013

    @Soon2BD-CBee: +1!

    There’s just too much going on in the second invitation, I don’t know what to look at! The first one is lovely though, classy and well balanced.

    If you want to incorporate pink, how about using a pink envelope? You could even line it with white or beige to tie in with the invitation.

    Post # 6
    2685 posts
    Sugar bee

    I like the first one.  If you like the pop of pink in the 2nd one, you could always use pink envelopes or inserts to add some more color to the first one.

    Post # 7
    11270 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: April 2012

    definitely #1.  it’s pretty.  the second one is just too busy.

    Post # 8
    855 posts
    Busy bee

    I guess it depends the mood of the wedding.

    For our wedding, 2 would be perfect, as 1 would be too formal. So neither is right or wrong in that aspect. Are you thinking 2 is too formal for wedding, or for YOUR wedding? Because if you’re having a burlap shabby-chic theme then I wouldn’t automatically think ‘super formal’ and so 2 would be perfect!

    Post # 9
    2436 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: August 2015

    I like the simplicity of #1. I think #2 has too much going on

    Post # 10
    169 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: August 2013

    I love the look of the 2nd one better.  I think my taste leans more toward a casual wedding.  Love the pink and lace – it just has so much more personality than the first one.  The first one feels too “blah” in my opinion.  

    Post # 11
    720 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: October 2012

    I love the second – the burlap texture adds the right amount of shabby and the pink font and lace add the chic. If you want it to look less busy have less words. The first is kind of plain, it has the chic but no shabby whatsoever.

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