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How to Economize on Wedding Invitation Costs

A wedding is an important occasion, that not only the bride and the groom, but also their families look forward to. A wedding also means all types of expenses. Of course, couples have different priorities in terms of what they want to spend on and what they do not want to spend on. There is no end to the money you can spend on your wedding. Dresses for the bride and bridesmaids, jewelry, food decorations are just a few examples of the items that you may have to spend on.

One common expense of all weddings is the invitations. It is an expense anyone who is planning or hosting a wedding has to budget for. Expenses on invitations usually vary from two to five percent of the total expenditure. If you are on a budget then you may wish to economize further.

There are some wedding invitations that are available on discount. These are available directly from the manufacturer. You can also get them online at a discount rate that varies from 25 percent to fifty percent. This is cheaper amount than the regular retail price of these cards.

You also have the option to preview your invitation card when you order your cards online. You canĀ  check how the font and the color that you have selected will appear. In case, you want standard ink colors, you can bargain for the costs. You can also opt for thermographic printing. Another option is screen printing. There are a number of options in styles of printing.

There are some wedding invitations in the market that are available free of cost. You can download pre-formatted templates. All you have to do is to print these wedding invites from your own laser or ink jet printer. You can use glossy paper for the best results. It is really that simple!

There are a number of sites from where you can download wedding fonts. It is a myth that you cannot economize on wedding invitation costs. You definitely can, by looking around and exploring the internet.