2011 Trends for Wedding Invitations and Stationery: Cool Hues, Vintage Fonts

Posted by Azure on November 4th, 2010
Special to OneWed by Melinda Morris of PostScript Brooklyn

PostScript Brooklyn designs gorgeous wedding invitations for urban and sophisticated nearlyweds, and we are thrilled to get the inside scoop on wedding invitation trends for 2011 straight from the expert! Hot Colors for 2011: Grey will still be a popular hue for 2011. And we expect couples to pair black or grey with a vibrant pop of color, like pink or red. Navy blue, moss green and turquoise are also on-trend colors for 2011 2011 Stationery Trends: 2011 will be all about architecture! Architecturally specific inspiration like buildings, bridges, moldings, frames, wall paper, and more will be popping up on save-the-dates&wedding invitations. Another trend for 2011 wedding stationery- images that tell a story, or evoke a special experience. This trend will bring the deep feeling and emotion back to weddings! Trendy Fonts for 2011: Fonts will go in a vintage-chic direction for 2011! Some of the on-trend fonts we expect to see a lot of in 2011...

- Vintage lettering and handwritten-inspired fonts

- Swirly calligraphic fonts

- Degraded typewriter fonts

Quirky and offbeat mixing of several fonts will take on a whole new face in 2011, as stationery designers continue to play with fusing styles and sizes of fonts, sometimes even within the same line of text. If you've already selected your wedding stationery, how does it measure up? Will your invites be on trend? And what 2011 trends for wedding stationery did we miss?
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