Wedding Stationery Finishes Guide

Wedding Stationery Finishes Kaizen Weddings

Weddings are a big deal for most couples.  For those not fleeing off to Las Vegas for a no-fuss ceremony, it can be an overwhelming experience.  Every detail is considered in the hopes of creating the perfect day.  It is a true test of the bonds that bring a couple together that they pull it off!  However, wedding planning doesn’t have to be so overwhelming.

One major component of the wedding is the wedding stationery.  The Save the Date cards, invitations and all the other stationery is the first impression a couple makes in many instances.  Leaving the right impression and getting your guests excited for the big day is essential.

Kaizen Weddings has been helping couples in Belfast and throughout Northern Ireland. Make planning easy with a beautiful and timeless wedding stationery package.  Each package is truly representative of each couple.  Let’s look at what the different wedding stationery finishes at Kaizen Weddings entails.

Wedding Stationery Finishes – Card Stocks

Kaizen Weddings has a wide array of card stocks available.  Wedding stationery is so important.  It gives your guests all the information they require to celebrate your big occasion.  In addition, your wedding stationery will set the tone and build the excitement, long before your big day arrives.  Every couple is unique and have varying tastes.

Let’s look at some of the cards stock options available to you to give you an idea of what is available.

Frost White

Frost White is the classic card stock.  If you are looking for the traditional wedding stationery, frost white is for you.  This bright white, uncoated card stock features a subtle texture.  It provides a high quality and tactile finish.  Therefore, frost white really allows for your designs to shine.


The Ivory card stock from Kaizen Weddings comes all the way from one of the most critically acclaimed paper mills in the world.  This card stock adds a subtle warmth and texture to your stationery design.  This bespoke cream card features a soft texture.  The Ivory card stock has quickly become a favourite for couples across Northern Ireland.


The Kraft card stock is perfect for those looking to create a vintage and rustic vibe to their stationery.  Kaizen Weddings took many years to source the right type of Kraft card.  However, we think you’ll agree that the time spent searching was well worth it.  This card is quickly becoming one of the most popular stocks for wedding stationery.


Pearlised card stock is brilliant for those looking to add a touch of sparkle to their stationery.  This card stock is a double-sided silver pearlescent card stock.  In addition, we can overlay colour to create a shimmer effect to your colour palette.  There have been some unbelievable designs created with this card stock.


The Silk card stock is one of the most versatile of the card stocks.  The semi-gloss texture really allows colours to pop.  It is the perfect complement to wedding stationery featuring full-colour photography.  This card stock is contemporary and bursts with colour.


The Uncoated card stock is the perfect choice if your pastels, watercolours and traditional designs need a more tactile feel.  This card stock is high-quality and provides soft matt colours.  It is the perfect card stock for foiling and embossing.

Special Wedding Stationery Finishes

Card stocks are not your only option!  In addition, the team at Kaizen Weddings have some additional special finish options to take your wedding stationery to the next level.

Foil Blocking

Foil blocking is a favourite addition to wedding invitations.  You have the option of gold, silver or copper foiling.  The metallic finish catches the eye perfectly.  In addition, it provides a unique contrast to the printed background.


Make your wedding stationery stand out, literally, with embossing.  It is an eye catching addition to your wedding stationery.  Create raised areas of design or text that create feature areas, giving your wedding stationery a classy look and tactile feel.


Kaizen Weddings offers you a personalisation service for your wedding stationery.  If you are worried about making a mistake or poor penmanship, we’ve got you covered.  We can print guests’ names, addresses, messages and more directly onto your wedding stationery.


Some couples combine their wedding invitations with RSVPs through ticket-like designs.  Using perforation allows you a tear-away element that can be returned as an RSVP.

Kaizen Weddings – Your Wedding Stationery Specialists

Kaizen Weddings has been helping couples for many years. If you would like free samples of our wedding stationery cards stocks, you can request your free swatch book here.  In addition, we offer you a free consultation service.  Breathe easy when it comes to your wedding stationery.  Get in touch with our team of experts at Kaizen Weddings.  Our dedicated team of designers and printers can create something personal and perfect for you, no matter your style or budget.

Start your wedding planning journey and email us via our contact form or by calling 028 9002 2474.