Orange is a vibrant and beautiful wedding colour that is ideal for a leafy autumn, hot mid-summer or dark Halloween wedding. Bright or burnt orange look stunning with ivory or white for…
Written by Kate Thompson Last updated: April 8, 2014
Vintage is in vogue and it all starts with the invitations as they set the scene for your wedding to come. Whether your style is classic Victorian, sophisticated Art Deco, printed or home-made, we have the most gorgeous invitations, ideas and accessories to inspire you.
If you’re planning a vintage-inspired wedding complete with a bridal gown from the era, accessories and venue decor, then it makes sense to send invitations in the same style.
The Great Gatsby’s glamour, fun and feathers has brought the roaring twenties and Art Deco back to centre stage. Striking monochrome black and white wedding style with angular Art Deco lines and that famous 1920s font.
The sophisticated Hollywood glamour of the 1930s makes for a gorgeously feminine look to your wedding. These stylised Orchid Glamour invitations and matching stationery add a subtle splash of colour and a promise of things to come.
Characterised by its drama and grandeur often seen in bold flourishes and swirls, Baroque is an Italian style that began in 17th century Rome and is ideal for a large scale formal wedding though equally lovely for a smaller affair.
Above, clockwise from top-left: Baroque Invitation | Vintage Bloom Invitation | Pearls and Lace Laser Embossed Invitation with Contemporary Vintage Personalisation.
Ornate, romantic formal invitations with scrolling font or illustrated floral decoration are perfect for a classic vintage style wedding. The Victorians were very romantic and loved to observe etiquette so Victorian invitations were usually formal in their wording. Today, of course, anything goes
Plain and simple and with a vintage rustic charm in organic shades of oatmeal and charcoal, these authentic looking invitations could be from hundreds of years ago and lovely for anyone planning a vintage country style wedding.
If you’d rather make your own wedding invitations there is a broad range of card embellishments, personaliseable stickers and stamps and even traditional wax seals all available in the Confetti Shop. They add the finishing touches to your vintage wedding invitations in style.
And if that’s all still too modern, there is always Celtic art or I know a medieval wedding poet who could write you a few lines on a scroll….
See more vintage wedding products when you shop by theme in our Shop.