There’s nothing like modern calligraphy to imbue wedding invitations with romance and sophistication. Here are four standout examples made right here in Wisconsin.
Perfectly Invited: 4 Invitation Suites That Will Make You Swoon
An unforgetable event begins with the perfect invitation as it sets the tone for what's to come. A few of our favorite companies have crafted these gorgeous designs using hints of color and layers of textural details, creating a unique discovery for the receipients.
DCO LOVENOTES (top left)
Personal touches give this suite from DCo Lovenotes a special feeling. Intricate illustrations based on details at Milwaukee’s Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum make for a novel design, and custom-made crests add color and individuality, all set on soft deckleedged watercolor paper. Whimsical calligraphy complements this stationery, with a French silk ribbon to tie it all together.
COQUI PAPERIE (top right)
Send an invitation that reflects your individual style and love story. Coqui Paperie’s dreamy suite does that, pairing timeless design with modern techniques. Custom hand-painted romantic watercolors are coupled with metallic ink delicately printed on handmade paper. A lush, hand-dyed velvet ribbon is the ultimate accent for this eclectic ensemble.
ADELINE MARGARET LETTERING + DESIGN (bottom left)
The deep earth tones of this custom suite by Adeline Margaret Lettering + Design give guests a warm welcome and friendly first impression of the nuptials to come. With flourishes of hand-lettered calligraphy, these invitations strike a modern romantic toneminimalist chic at its finest.
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PAPER ENVY (bottom right)
Paper Envy reinvents the classic invitation. The playful suite features watercolor flowers blooming across 100 percent cotton paper stock. Lovely letterpress script is centered among the florals, with names highlighted in gold-foil print. A hand-dyed silk ribbon in the palest pink ombre adorns the ceremony program, adding soft elegance to the wedding day.
Elm Grove, paperenvy.com