Guest Blog by Alyssa Napier of Alyssa Napier Design, a stationery template studio based in Michigan.
Congratulations on your upcoming wedding! You may have already given some thought to your wedding photographer, but have you thought about detail shots? Probably not! Detail shots are beautiful images captured by your wedding photographer to help you remember the day and really capture all of the details that you put into your wedding.
One important detail shot your photographer will want to capture is your wedding stationery! Along with your wedding dress, shoes, and rings, your photographer will want to photograph your wedding invitations for you to look back on.
Today, we’re sharing what wedding stationery you need to bring with you to your wedding so your wedding photographer can capture everything and you won’t miss out. Let’s get to it!
Bring two full sets of your wedding invitation suite. The invitation suite includes your wedding invitation, details and accommodation cards, and rsvp card. If you have a back page to any of your stationery, make sure you have at least two copies so you can photograph both sides!
Bring some wedding envelopes and belly bands! You may also want to bring stamps and have at least one of the envelopes addressed.
Save the dates are a great idea to include in your detail shots! If you have a back page, include two copies so both sides can be photographed.
Along with your stationery, you’ll need lots of other items for your detail shots! Here’s what you might want to include:
Alyssa is the founder and stationery designer of Alyssa Napier Design, a template studio that empowers brides-to-be to create beautiful invitations and signage at an affordable price point.
What began as a hobby for Alyssa to keep busy and creative in 2020 quickly turned into a business to help brides on a budget. Having planned her own wedding, she resonated with the many pain points brides-to-be planning their own weddings were experiencing, specifically finding the “right” invitations.
Now, Alyssa Napier Design has branched out into more life milestones, with a specific focus on weddings, because we just love love. We continue to strive to stand out as the warm, inviting, and soulful studio that really cares about helping our customers.
Ready to find stationery for your wedding? Head to our shop to start personalizing wedding stationery for your perfect detail shots!
P.S. – All photos in this post were provided by Alyssa Napier Design and are not my own. For examples of our own detail shots, keep perusing through the blog and check out some of our recent weddings.