Apart from providing the essential Who, Where and When, wedding invitations are one of the most important elements of your wedding, as they provide your guests with their first glimpse at what they can expect to see on your big day. With so many new styles exploding in 2013 from pocket wedding invitations and laser cut to fabulous colour combinations, it may a seem a little daunting to choose a wedding invitation for your 2014 wedding - we’re here to help! Hold onto your veils, we’re about to whizz you through the wedding invitation designs and colours that we expect to be ultra hot in 2014!
Bright and Bold Colours for 2014
While 2013 was all about pretty pinks, minty greens and metallics, you can expect 2014 to really bring it with vibrant shades like peach, as well as bright watercolours like aqua and sophisticated navy being favoured as wedding invitation colours.
Muted tones like grey which have been quite popular over the last few bridal seasons, are also forecast to return in the 2014 wedding invitation trends and can be paired with buttercup yellow or uncommon colours like fuchsia for a more offbeat, but nonetheless lovely wedding colour palette.
Vintage Love for Your 2014 Wedding Invitations
We’re expecting a luxurious vintage look to dominate the wedding invitation industry in 2014 - think Great Gatsby with a bit more va voom! We’re going all out with bold art-deco designs favouring over the top diamante brooches, pearls, clusters and other embellishments - don’t forget lace, you simply can’t achieve this look without it!
While this fabulous resurgence of the 1920s look, means lots of glitz and glamour for your 2014 wedding invitations, you can even opt to tame the look down a bit with fewer
embellishments and instead just a satin ribbon held together by a pearl cluster - still on trend but far simpler.
As elegant and timeless as lace, floral designs have been constantly reinvented over the years and is one of those wedding invitation styles that always make an appearance. While florals can be integrated into a variety of different wedding themes like vintage and country to even contemporary or traditional, we expect 2014 wedding invitation trends to include an assortment ranging from eclectic wildflowers and romantic blooms to shabby chic floral patterns. Use your imagination to play with the design and achieve a look for your 2014 wedding invitations that’s fresh and fun.