Paper Addictions: A Common Symptom Amongst Brides!

May 2010

Brides who have already started the task of choosing their invites will know the wealth of beautiful cards and paper on offer is overwhelming…and very addictive! has the pick of some of the best and most creative stationery designers in the industry, to help make that all important decision.

As invites are often one of the first things a bride looks at, it can easily inspire the theme for the entire wedding day.  Wedding Writes pretty chiffon, lace or beaded invites on pearlised paper are typical of their irresistible designs which are often reminiscent of a glamorous 1920’s era.  In contrast, The Invitation Collection makes a bold statement with striking prints of art deco and serengti patterns – perfect for urban style weddings.

For something quirky and unique, Hello Lucky is a speciality letterpress printer providing beautifully handcrafted stationery on 100% cotton paper – the ‘beach’ and ‘destination’ themes are perfect for weddings abroad.  Similarly, Ivy Ellen’s luxury handmade collections incorporate Swarovski crystals with pretty, vintage floral or butterfly designs.

Of course many brides are still looking for the traditions of a black and white engraved invitation card – Capital of London offer a large selection of beautiful
typefaces and motifs, combined with an ever increasing range of luxurious papers which make their elegantly designed invitations a treasured keepsake for guests.  For those needing more than the usual amount of space provided on a regular invitation, Dragonfly Couture Stationery, has incorporated charming designs with practicality in their exclusive ‘chequebook’ invite which allows brides to fill six small pages with information on directions, accommodation and more.

These are just some of the many easy to find luxury suppliers provided by the little black book that is

For more information please visit

Notes to editors: provides discerning brides with any easy to use listing of bespoke suppliers.  The site has become a popular source of information amongst the wedding industry receiving over 90,000 unique users per month.  It has also recently launched in the USA.



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