Finishes to explore for your Wedding Invitations

Looking to send out the perfect Wedding Invitations? Here are a few styles that are definitely worth checking out.

If there’s one thing everyone wants to do on their big day, besides getting married, it’s to really make an impression.

Of course, no one can overestimate the importance of the ceremony itself, but the real process of dazzling your guests truly begins long before then. It starts on the day that you send out your Invitations.

If you really want your Invitations to stand out, then they’ll need to be printed right and given a professional-looking finish.. and believe us when we say there are a LOT to consider. With so many different options available to you, we’ve rounded up some really eye-catching styles that are guaranteed to make your nuptials the talk of the town!

Read on to find out more!

Vellum wedding wedding invite

Spot UV for your Wedding Invitation

Spot UV is a type of finish in which UV coating is applied to a specific spot or spots on a printed piece, leaving a glossy finish- perfect for creating a memorable Wedding Invitations

Spot UV’s gloss contrasts especially well against a dark surface, so this option is worth considering if you plan to have a darker colour scheme. A Spot UV finish with a same-colour matte background is an especially popular combination.

Wow with White Ink

White Ink on Kraft wedding invitation

You can’t go wrong with a classic.

White Ink on a dark background presents an unexpected contrast that is memorable to the eye, recalling chalkboard designs or an elegant Victorian style.

You don’t need to limit White Ink to your typography either. You can use it to create a number of beautiful designs, with line art and similar patterns having a soft, hand-drawn appearance. The possibilities are truly endless here!

Add intrigue with Laser Cutting

laser cut wedding invitation
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Laser Cutting is an excellent choice for those who love baroque designs or a fun, crafted look.

The sheer level of complexity and beauty that can be achieved with quality Laser Cutting will blow your guests away. Whether you want to feature silhouettes, nature designs or a unique pattern, the intricacy and 3D quality of Laser-Cut invitations can really allow you to express yourself. If you want a romantic lace finish or a modernist geometric flair, Laser Cutting can provide for you!

Dazzle with decorations

wedding invitation belly band

Depending on the sort of Invitation that you have in mind, almost any kind of accessory can be used to add extra pizzazz.

You could use tastefully placed crystals to give your invitations an extra bit of delightful sparkle or add pearls on a white invitation to capture the beauty of the bride’s gown. Perhaps something as simple as adding a soft, silky ribbon or a Belly Band adorned with a Foiled Sticker is the final push needed to turn your Invitations from pieces of post to a truly standout memento of your big day.

At, we can help you ignite that creativity with our collection of wedding prints and finishes and help ensure that your big day feels like a dream come true. We have a wide array of special finishes that can make your wedding invitations particularly memorable.


About the author

Amel is the Parisian addition to our creative team bringing her French flair to design and photography. And, like any good Parisian, you can usually find her with a ridiculously strong coffee in her hand.

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