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Sustainable and eco-friendly invitations

As couples embark on the exciting journey of planning their dream wedding, they increasingly place a strong emphasis on sustainability and eco-consciousness. This commitment extends beyond the décor and ambience, extending to the invitations that serve as the first touchpoint for guests, setting the tone for an environmentally conscious celebration.
Choosing Sustainable Materials

When selecting wedding invitations, couples can make mindful choices to minimise their environmental footprint. Opt for FSC-certified paper, which ensures that the wood used for the paper comes from responsibly managed forests. Avoid invitations made from virgin paper, a non-recyclable paper that’s considered high quality because it’s primarily made of wood pulp or cotton butcontributes to deforestation and habitat loss.


Printing Methods

Traditional offset printing involves harsh chemicals and excessive water usage, generating a significant carbon footprint. Instead, opt for digital printing, which requires less energy and water, generating minimal waste. Additionally, consider using vegetable-based inks to further reduce the environmental impact of printing.



While traditional envelopes are typically made from paper, couples can choose recycled or bamboo envelopes. These alternatives offer excellent durability and aesthetic appeal without compromising sustainability. For added eco-friendliness, opt for uncoated envelopes, as the coating often contains harmful chemicals.

Instead of sending invitations via traditional postal services, which involve printing, transportation, and handling, consider digital invitations..

Additional Sustainability Practices

Couples can further enhance the eco-friendliness of their invitations by using eco-friendly packaging, such as recycled boxes or kraft paper wraps. Additionally, they can encourage guests to RSVP online or via email to minimise the use of paper.


Sustainability as a Statement

Planning a sustainable wedding extends beyond invitations, encompassing various aspects of the celebration. By making conscious choices and incorporating eco-friendly practices, couples can demonstrate their commitment to environmental responsibility, setting a positive example for their guests and creating a lasting memory of a wedding that celebrates both love and sustainability.


Delivery Options

Instead of sending invitations via traditional postal services, which involve printing, transportation, and handling, consider digital invitations. These invitations can be sent via email, completely removing the environmental impact associated with paper production and mail delivery.

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