With the many things to do and attend to for your wedding, one of the most important things that should be arranged and given attention to would be the wedding invites. What about a vintage themed style? Okay, so you can consider medieval wedding invitations. Just a great vintage style.
Prepare the following: 8 ½ x 11 inch paper; white- or tan-colored business-size envelopes; a graphic arts software program; a ruler; wax used for sealing.
Open a graphic arts program in your compute-rand start a new document. Select an appropriate border that should be connected with your theme. Preferably have a border that has fancy scrolls or Celtic designs. Your research on the designs of the Medieval Ages will come in handy during this time.And then you would now need to choose, again, an appropriate font and font style for your wording. Fancy font styles are the best choices, such as Calligraph 421 BT, Tudor, Excalibur and Chaucer. Make sure they’re in line with the medieval theme.
Words come last. You can start with the line, “The honor of thy presence is requested …” and continue on with the same line of thought throughout the invitation. Present the information such as the dates, the place, contact persons in the same manner. Make sure that a copy of a map for the wedding and the reception is also included.
Finally give the paper a more natural look just grab a ruler and lay it on a straight line with the edge of the paper flat underneath it. Gently pull the paper upward so as to tear and soften the edges, at the same time making sure that it’s done in a clean line.
Once you’re done, you may fold the invitation and use wax to seal it that prevents complications with the mailing process. Till now, your DIY medieval invitations are crafted perfectly. These unique cards will surely impress your guests.