(Closed) Question about Invitations

posted 4 years ago in Reception
  • poll: Did you or will you frame an invitation?
    Yes : (7 votes)
    47 %
    No : (6 votes)
    40 %
    Not sure/maybe : (2 votes)
    13 %
  • Post # 3
    8170 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: October 2013

    i’m not going to frame it but it is going in my wedding book.

    Post # 4
    212 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: June 2013

    not framing invitation, but our table plan is framed 🙂

    Post # 5
    922 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: September 2013

    My venue suggested putting out a framed invitation but I wasn’t sure why (everyone there has already seen it since it came to them in the mail).  I am making my own guest book, so maybe I’ll put it in there.  I do like your idea though.  Can you post what they look like?  If you love it that much, then frame it.  I did frame our STD because I really liked it.

    Post # 6
    2227 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: January 2012

    I wasn’t going to but one of our guests did & gave it to us as an extra gift at our wedding. It was really touching since we worked very hard making our invites.

    Another guest sent us our invitation back decoupaged as a 1 year anniversery card. Looking back on it, we have really thoughtful friends 🙂

    Post # 7
    9243 posts
    Buzzing Beekeeper
    • Wedding: August 2013 - Rocky Mountains USA

    We’re doing paperless post invites, but I’m framing a save the date. 

    Do it! If you love it, why not?

    Post # 8
    2809 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: September 2014

    i will. i’m gonna do a shadowbox, i think. i’ll also put one in a scrapbook. and my parents will probably frame one. theirs is framed and hanging in my mom’s sewing room, and i think mine will probably go up next to theirs.

    Post # 9
    1755 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: October 2014

    Framing the invitation was super popular prior to the scrapbooking craze.  I’m not sure if I’ll frame ours or not, but I think it’s a lovely idea, especially if seeing it lifts your spirits and inspires you!

    Post # 10
    3771 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: August 2013 - Brookfield Zoo

    I’m probably going to frame ours.  Will probably use a shadow box since one portion of our invites are 3D.  If your invites are flat, you could just use a regular photo frame.. maybe put some nice scrapbooking/decorative paper in as the backing, and then lay out the invites the way they do in photographer’s pictures like this:


    (just pulled a random example off pinterest)

    Post # 11
    12103 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: May 2014

    I’m pretty sure I’m going to – depends on how much i love the invitations (i’m planning on making them)

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