FAQs and expert advice about stationery

Here is a selection of Q&As from Your Berks, Bucks and Oxon Wedding magazine whether it be about flowers, hair and makeup, fashion, wedding themes, health & beauty, cakes, stationery, legal advice. If you would like your question answered by our experts, please email it to editor@yourberksbucksoxon.wedding

 

Say it with words

Say it with words

Q. We want to design our wedding stationery, can you help?

A. Lauren Daisy says: Going bespoke and telling a story through your wedding stationery is something I strive for in my business. I believe that your wedding should represent you both as an individual and as a couple. A great way to do this is to set the tone with your stationery showing your bespoke design and hinting to your guests about what's to come. This isn't a process that can happen overnight, I recommended that once you have booked your venue and secured the date, you should then book your stationery supplier. I work with my couples more than four to eight weeks in advance to complete a bespoke stationery suite.

This includes:
- A zoom call or a meet-up to discuss ideas and thoughts and create a mood board.
- My designing time as I hand-draw all my illustrations on my iPad.
- Couples will then have the opportunity to make any changes to the text, font or even the design itself.
- Once the couple is happy, their design will go to print.
- I'll receive the print items back and add finishing touches to them, this may be a wax seal, ribbon or simply assembling them

Lauren Daisy, Lauren Daisy
www.laurendaisy.co.uk

 

You're invited

You're invited

Q. We want some trendy wedding stationery that won't break the bank, what can you recommend

A. says: It's safe to say that our wonderful wedding industry looks set to thrive again this year and the new wedding collection from Paperchase is a great way for couples getting married to save a few pennies without scrimping on quality. It includes place cards and invitations, scrapbooks and even doughnut stands! Highlights include the Wedding Bucket List Journal, £15, the Wedding Project Folder, £20, and the Wedding Day Invites, £15, which come with 10 invitations, RSVP slips, envelopes and sealing stickers with prices ranging from £2 to £30.

Paperchase
www.paperchase.com

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