14 alternative wedding invitations & stationery ideas for your funny, geeky, and chic wedding

When it comes to communicating the wedding details to your guests, there's nothing more fun than offbeat and alternative wedding invitations and stationery. From funny signage to nerdy save-the-dates to Halloween-themed place cards, we NEVER tire of the creativity of offbeat couples. They just keep on bringing the fun. We hit up some of our favorite vendors to see what their couples were commissioning and creating themselves in the wedding stationery segment of their to-do list. Here's what they had saved up for us…


Wedding dates to avoid in 2018, 2019, and beyond

I'm compiling this list of wedding dates to avoid in 2018, 2019, and 2020 in case you want to avoid holidays where family and friends might have conflicting events, holidays where vendors might be especially busy and/or expensive (think Valentine's Day for florists), or religious holidays where places might be closed or guests might have other plans.

Does this mean you CAN'T book your wedding for one of these days? Hell no!

Science and tech nerds: these scientific invitation suites inject mad scientist vibes into your wedding

Are you planning a science-themed wedding? Having a chemistry-inspired unity ceremony? Just love nerding out to science and all things tech? Want some custom-designed Mr. Robot-inspired tech invites (please say yes oh my glob!)? Your science-y wedding game will be STEPPED UP with a science-meets-art invitation suite from our ultra talented design partner, Athena and Aphrodite.

Enter to snag $300(!) towards save-the-dates, invitations, and more from Minted

When it comes to the paper products we love: invitations, save-the-dates, programs, menus, etc. there's too much awesomeness to covet. It's amazing having those tangible items to remember the day, too. Best news? We're here with a giveaway for $300 towards purchases from one of our favorite partners, Minted. Here's how to enter to win it AND a few of our favorite save-the-dates from Minted (from their NEW 2018 collection!) to get you brainstorming…

Black Friday for wedding stuff is a THING & we've found a deal for 25% off wedding invitations & other paper goods

It's easy to forget that Black Friday and Cyber Monday aren't just for kitchen appliances and TVs. You can snag some killer deals with wedding supplies, too. We're calling out one deal in particular since it's something most of y'all need AND is a steal for any part of your wedding paper needs: invites, save-the-dates, menus, placecards, whatever you need from Minted Weddings.