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Create Your Own Vintage Postcard Invitation

The Story

Printed on our lush, 130lb. linen paper to give it that authentic vintage feel, these invitation postcards feature your choice of styles and fonts, plus something extra special: your custom photo or image! Create Your Own Vintage Postcard:
  1. View the example images to see your font, frame and "Postcard" options.
  2. Choose your quantity, styles and extra options from the menus below (we'll even give your photo a professional "vintage treatment" if you'd like!).
  3. Add your personal wording and upload your photo. (See "Photo Requirements" below for details)

Steamside

The Story

Announce your steam-y wedding with a dash of hullabaloo! Steamside is the steampunk version of our Broadside invitation and comes on weathered linen paper with rounded corners to complete the look. Scroll through the images to see both versions of this design! You'll see Style No. 1 (Invitation, RSVP & Enclosure) and then Style No. 2 (Invitation & RSVP -- the Enclosure is the same as Style No. 1). Shown with optional round corners.

Nouveau

The Story

A typically anachronistic blend of La Ville-Lumière and the Big Apple, this design celebrates the metropolitan excitement and cosmopolitan flair when gaslights were giving way to electric incandescence.

Wedlock

The Story

A playful (but appropriate) symbol of your ironclad love for each other, Wedlock dresses up as an Edwardian advertisement to announce your special day. Lighthearted and unique, this design is perfect for vintage weddings where fun is key.
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Looking Glass

The Story

"Oh, 'tis love, 'tis love that makes the world go round." We agree, Mr. Carroll, and feel that the love between two people is as wondrous as your magical mirror. One of our favorite vintage inspired wedding invitations, Looking Glass includes a unique feature: the back of the invitation is a mirror image of the front!

A Wedding in Bohemia

The Story

A Wedding in Bohemia imagines the halcyon days of a young king and a bold adventuress: a pair as well matched in a lavish ballroom as they are in a steeplechase. Perfect for those who understand romance cannot exist without excitement!

Broadside

The Story

Announce your wedding with a dash of hullabaloo! Recalling the style of 19th century advertisements for the rare and spectacular, Broadside sets the stage for a lighthearted and irreverent affair. Available on your choice of premium white 100lb or 130lb linen, 120lb duplex linen card stock featuring a black linen reverse, or heavy brown kraft paper.

Hearts at Dawn

The Story

Another Royal Steamline salute to the imagination of Mr. Charles Dodgson, this design suggests the fantastic worlds to be found through looking glasses everywhere. Smoothly rounded corners complete the playing card design. Shown here with optional round corners.
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Carson

Following our original Bookplate Series, Carson is one of four new invitations further inspired by noteworthy women writers. These new designs just might reflect the style and spirit of their namesakes even more closely! Strong, dynamic, inspirational! Shown with optional rounded corners.[/teaser_box]
The Details

Included With Your Order

  • Custom wording — use ours or get creative with your own
  • Two free digital proofs
  • Professional printing on our lovely premium paper
  • Coordinating envelopes
  • Experienced writers to help with your wording

Paper & Sizes

Paper Options Size Printing
130lb Linen Invitation & Enclosure: 5×7 inches Flat-Printed
120lb Iridescent Linen RSVP: 5×3.5 inches Double-Sided
Turnaround Time

Standard Timeline & Process

  • Approximately 4-6 business days after we receive your customized wording, we’ll send a link to your digital proof(s). If your order includes custom design changes, please allow more time.
  • Once you approve your proof(s), your design goes to our print house.
  • Your order will be shipped within 10-15 business days of your proof approval.

Rush Services

In a hurry? Select "Rush Services" in the "Finishing Touch" section.

Rush Proof & Print = 1 Week

  • Receive your proof in 2 business days.
  • Your order ships 6 days after your proof approval.

Shipping

We proudly offer shipping around the globe. Invitations are shipped via USPS Priority Mail. We will notify you with your tracking number when your order ships.

Method Delivery Includes
USPS Priority Domestic 1-3 Days Tracking & Insurance
USPS Priority International 6-10 Days Tracking & Insurance
FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

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How do I place an order?

Ordering your Royal Steamline invitations is easy!

Step 1: Create Your Invitation Set
After you find your favorite design, use the menus to select quantity, paper, envelopes, matching items and any upgrade options you'd like. The onscreen price will change according to the options you choose. If you're ready, you can even personalize your order before you pay!

Step 2: Complete Your Transaction
Pay for your order using a major credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover) or PayPal.

Step 3: Approve Your Proof
We'll take over from there and create digital proof(s) of the design personalized with your wording. After you approve your proofs via our easy online approval form, we'll print and ship your order within 10-15 business days. We’ll contact you via email as soon as your order ships. If you need your order sooner, be sure to add one of our Rush Services to your order to expedite the design and/or printing process.

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How do I submit my personal wording?

You can either submit your wording when you order (directly on the product page!) or if you need more time, email us the details.

For most Royal Steamline designs, you can either give just "the facts" (names, venue, date, etc.), or completely customize the wording to better reflect your style. It's up to you! For best results, use the example images as a guides to the general amount of space available. We want to ensure your personalized invitations look just as lovely as our examples!

If you have any questions regarding your wording (and how to make it fit on an invitation), please get in touch and we'd be happy to assist!

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Do you ship internationally?

We welcome the opportunity to work with couples from around the globe. We've designed invitations for weddings in Italy, Japan, Finland, Turkey, Sweden, France, Germany, Australia, the United Kingdom and beyond! If you don’t see your country listed in the drop-down menu at checkout, please contact us with the details of your order and shipping destination.

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I’m interested in a certain design, but I’d like to see it before I buy. Do you offer samples?

Indeed! We offer samples of many of our invitation designs.

  • Select your favorite designs from our wide selection of invitation samples.
  • Choose your envelope swatches (if you leave this area blank, we'll choose our favorite complementary colors for you) and add the sample to your cart
  • Complete the checkout process and your samples will soon be on their way!

Check out our hand dandy FAQ section for more commonly asked questions.

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Royal Steamline Invitation Sample Pack

Would you like to see one of our invitations in real life, but can’t decide on which design to choose? Create your own sample pack and get a feel for the colors and paper in person.

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