(Closed) Invitation Advice – To stamp or not stamp that is the question :)

posted 8 years ago in Paper
  • poll: Which invitation set looks better?
    With blue stamp : (40 votes)
    89 %
    Without blue stamp : (5 votes)
    11 %
  • Post # 3
    2237 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: September 2011

    I like them much better with the stamp, they look quite plain without it.

    Post # 4
    225 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: March 2011

    I didn’t vote because I like both very much…I don’t find them plain at all. I’m very much a “classic”, “clean” invite fan.

    I think if you sent them as is, they would be GORGEOUS. I really like the fonts.

    That said, I do like how the stamp ties everything together. It looks great near the blue response envelope and band. If you have time, I’d say do the stamp.

    Post # 6
    572 posts
    Busy bee

    Stamp definitely….I also did my response card very similar to yours. 🙂

    Post # 7
    7173 posts
    Busy Beekeeper

    I love the stamp!  Was Fiance trying to save you work?

    Post # 8
    3709 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: May 2011

    Definitely the stamp. I think it ties in nicely with the belly band and envelope. 

    Post # 9
    1068 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: March 2011

    I like the stamp since it brings in the blue color to that piece. 

    However, I may warn you – stamping is tough on the nerves! I had one of those hand-calligraphy return address stamps, and I used them to stamp our invite envelope. I would mess up on about 15% of them (like not inking enough, smudge, shadowy if the stamp moved, etc). and of the rest, there was only a strong impression on about 30% of them (again, not inking enough).

    If you feel confident in your stamping skills, I say do it. BUT, if you don’t know what your stamping skills will be like, I say to not try it…

    Post # 10
    1126 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: April 2011

    I like the stamp too.  I think that without it, the invitation looks a bit off-centered.

    Post # 11
    776 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: June 2010

    I really like the stamp, it makes them look a little more fancy and tied togather!

    Post # 12
    3049 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: January 1991

    The blue stamp really makes it pop! 🙂

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