Let's get the ideas flowing!
Using the boxes below, list all the things you'd love your invites to have!
While this will continue to evolve and change as we move through the next 8 steps, this is a great starting point that will help you build your timeline!
Already have some invitation must-haves like wax seals or calligraphy addressed envelopes? Make sure to include those below!
What do I want my Save the Dates to look like?
What do I want my wedding invitations to look like?
What do I want my day-of stationery to look like?
Up next you'll be building your stationery timeline - but don't worry, we've got an example timeline you can use as a guide!
To get ready for the next step, answer each question below in the space provided!
When is my wedding date?
When should I send out my wedding invitations? (wedding date + 6-8 weeks)
What kind of invitations am I buying? (Custom, semi-custom, pre-designed)
What other stationery will I need for my wedding? (Save the Dates, Invitations, Programs, Menus, Escort Cards, Thank You Cards, etc.)
What stationery vendors have I already booked (if any)?
Now that you've built your stationery outline, it's time to tackle those to-do's!
Breaking down each section (9-12 months, 6-8 months, etc.) from your timeline on the last page, use the space below to write down your "big 3" for each type of stationery! Once you've completed those 3 tasks - you'll know you're ready for the next section!
Now that you've built your timeline and a plan for tackling your to-do's, it's time for step 2 - budget!
To get ready for the next section, use the space below to list your biggest budget questions you need to have answered!
The biggest questions I have about building a stationery budget are...