Trends come and go so it is important to always choose what speaks to you when choosing wedding invitations. That said, trends catch on in cycles for a reason. Every so often people are reminded how nice something was a few generations ago. Right now the classic wedding invitation is returning. Simple, classy invitations are making a comeback.
Traditional wedding invitations may include ivory and off white backings. A modern twist on this is adding a colored backing to the ivory invitations. Classic black ink is also making a strong comeback. (Was it every really gone?)
Thermography printing is also strongly requested now. Thermography is an affordable option that gives the print a raised look and feel as if the invitations had been engraved.
Lots of pretty details like scrolling flourish and fleur di lis mark classic wedding invitations. They are available in many colors in modern times. Decorative paper and subtle details add to the beauty of traditional wedding invitations.
The pretty details found on traditional wedding invitations often make their way to more contemporary designs. So there is always something about a trend for everyone. There are so many invitations available with flourish and other details in so many colors it is easy for every couple to create a unique yet traditional wedding invitation that speaks to them.