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Welcome to our ‘Print My Design’ range! DIY is all the rage and we’re here to help with any aspects ..
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Welcome to our ‘Print My Design’ range! DIY is all the rage and we’re here to help with any aspects ..
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What are the benefits of making your own wedding invitations?

  • DIY wedding invitations offer a deeply personal touch, allowing couples to weave their unique story and style into every aspect of their wedding stationary.
  • They offer unparalleled flexibility in design, allowing you to effortlessly incorporate your preferred theme, colours, and textures to perfectly match the overall vibe and ambiance of your incredibly special and unforgettable day. With these customizable options, you can create a truly unique and personalized experience that will leave a lasting impression on both you and your guests.
  • Crafting your invitations can be a cost-effective and enjoyable pre-wedding activity for you and your partner.

Why should you be careful when making your own wedding invitations?

While DIY wedding invitations can add a personal and creative touch, they also require careful consideration. It’s important to be mindful of the time commitment and the potential for unexpected costs. Ensuring high-quality printing and materials is essential, as subpar elements can diminish the overall presentation. Also, attention to detail is key in proofreading to avoid any errors that could cause confusion or misrepresentation of your special day's details. Taking on the task of creating your invitations means balancing creativity and precision to achieve professional-looking results that reflect the significance of the occasion.

Despite the appeal of DIY projects, one must consider the hidden costs associated. Engaging professionals in creating your wedding invitations can, at times, be more economical owing to their access to wholesale pricing on materials and their investments in professional-grade equipment. They are adept at avoiding common pitfalls that DIY enthusiasts might encounter. Moreover, professionals bring expertise that ensures a perfect result on the first attempt, saving not just money but also valuable time in the run-up to your wedding. With the finesse of an experienced hand, these invitations can embody the elegance and sophistication befitting your special day.

Will I save money making my own wedding invitations?

Creating your own wedding invitations could potentially be a cost-saving measure, but it will largely depend on several factors. If you have a clear, manageable guest list and access to affordable materials, the cost of DIY invitations could indeed be lower than ordering them from a professional service. Additionally, if you or someone you know has a knack for design and access to a quality printer, it could further reduce the overall expense. However, if your invitation design is complex, requires special printing techniques or materials, or if you need to purchase specific tools for the job, the costs could quickly add up, potentially outweighing the expense of professionally made invitations. It’s crucial to weigh your options, consider your available resources, and budget effectively for whichever path you choose to follow.

What are the benefits of using pocketfolds for my wedding invitations?

Pocketfolds are a sophisticated and practical option for wedding invitations, offering an organised and polished presentation. They keep all your invitation components neat and tidy, which is particularly beneficial if you are including multiple pieces, such as RSVP cards, directions, and accommodations information. The pocketfold itself acts as a protective sleeve for your invitation suite, ensuring that everything arrives in pristine condition. Furthermore, they can serve as a keepsake for your guests, who may appreciate the thoughtful, unique design that complements your wedding theme. And of course, let's not forget that these fancy accessories come in a dazzling array of vibrant colours, providing you with a wide range of options to perfectly match and complement your chosen theme. From bold and vibrant hues to subtle and elegant shades, there's a vast selection to suit every style and preference. So, go ahead and elevate your look with these stunning, eye-catching pieces!

What size pocketfolds do Vintage Prints offer?

Vintage Prints offers a variety of standard pocketfold sizes to accommodate the diverse needs of their clients. The options include the classic A6, the ever-popular 5x7 inches, and the spacious A5. These sizes are carefully selected to ensure that there's a perfect match for different invitation designs and the amount of information you wish to include. Should you have a specific or unique size in mind, please get in touch! We are dedicated to assisting you in sourcing the ideal pocketfolds in your chosen colour, ensuring your wedding invitations are as unique and personal as your special day itself.

How do I send my files?

To send your invitation files to Vintage Prints, simply email us at: contact@vintageprints.co.uk. Accepted formats include PDF, PNG, and JPEG, to ensure high-quality printing. For larger files or multiple documents, consider using a file compression tool or a cloud service link, which can then be shared via email. We would always recommend that you drop us an email with your files before placing an order so that we can check it is a design that will print well. We will always provide a digital proof for your review with any order. Should you have any difficulties or require assistance, please just get in touch and we will be happy to guide you through the process.

To see in-depth sizing for our 5x7" pocketfold cards see our guide HERE.  You can find PDF templates for our 5x7” pocketfold cards HERE.  A6 & A5 dimensions are coming soon, please get in touch and we can advise.

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