Wedding Invitation Timeline
1 year ahead
Start looking through magazines, wedding blogs and stationery websites to get an idea of what you like. Print and save anything that catches your eye.
6 to 9 months ahead
Make an appointment with Paper on Pine to browse our invitation selection and discuss design ideas, printing processes, addressing options and pricing.
5 to 6 months ahead
Schedule an appointment to place your order. Have a final count and wording prepared. Start compiling and reviewing your final mailing list. Send envelopes to be addressed once the order arrives.
2 months ahead
Stamp and mail your invitations 6-8 weeks prior to the big day.
1 to 2 months ahead
Order all day-of stationery pieces like programs, menus, table numbers and place cards.
What to Bring to your Appointment
Your colors, magazine tear-outs or printed inspiration from websites, an idea of your budget, wording, number of invitations needed.