Sending with Love- Basic Invite

With everything you must think about with wedding planning, it can be a relief to be able to easily check off invitations from your list by ordering a totally custom piece online from the comfort of your own home. Basic Invite can help you do this!

Basic Invite creates some absolutely stunning wedding invitation sets, from invitations to Save the Dates to thank you notes and more. They’ll help you create the perfect stationery suite to match your theme, personality, and style. There is definitely a design for every bride!

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With over 180 colors to choose from, 40 different colors of envelopes, and 800 designs, there is definitely a style for wedding and every personality. Plus, there are some gorgeous foil options for your invites, including rose gold foil, that you can even include on your place cards!

Not sure about a particular style or color for your marriage invitations and want to see it before you order your full suite? Basic Invite is one of the few websites that allows customers the ability to order a printed sample of a customized invitation before anything is printed. This is a huge relief, just to make sure you absolutely love your product.


Don’t have the time or the prettiest handwriting or don’t have the time to address your envelopes yourself? Basic Invite also has a free address collection service that allows you to share a link with guests, collect addresses, and get free envelope printing. Easy as pie!

They even have keepsake guest books for your wedding reception! These personalized books have the rings hidden inside so they lay perfectly flat, welcoming your guests to sign away!

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To learn more about these fabulous stationery services, visit Basic Invite’s website here! With all of their options available for customization, you are sure to send your guests the prettiest paper suite ever!

Disclosure: I am always on the lookout for products and services who help our brides. This post is a paid post by Basic Invite who asked Emerald Stone Photography to partner with them and promote their invitation line. Product photos are provided by Basic Invite and their team.


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