Examples and Inspiration

With over 80 years in business, Reaves has produced thousands of invitation ensembles yet each ensemble is different. Whether you want a traditional ensemble, traditional with something different or a contemporary invitation, we can work with you to create your ensemble.

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Traditional Invitations

A traditional invitation is typically a simple invitation with a single font or a combination of fonts.

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TS43R and TS51

(60ELC)

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TS60

(60ELC)

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Embossed Tree, TS43S and TS32W (60CLC)

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TS93 and TS49 on a Triple Panel Invitation (63CLC)

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TS93 and TS32W on a Panel Invitation (61ELC)

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TS32W and TS43S on a Panel Invitation (61ELC)

Traditional Invitations with Something Different

Probably the most popular idea with our invitations is a traditional invitation with a little added personalization. Many times this theme is captured by using traditional wording and layout with a pop of color or motif.

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RDH and TS32W in Red Ink, TS43S in Black Ink (60WCLC)

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Embossed Harvest; TS43S in Mocha Ink and TS52 in Purple Ink (63CLC)

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RVF1, TS93 and TS6 in Mocha Ink (60CLC)

bordered wedding invitation

Thick Thin Border, TS43S and TS32 (60ELC)

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RAF, Custom Duogram and TS43S in Midnight Ink; TS32W in Copper Ink (60ELC)

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TS52 in Black Ink, TS52 (embellished) and DCR1in Gold Ink (60CLC)

bordered invitation

TS60 in Black Ink, Single Line Border and TS60 (embellished) in Gold Foil

(30PLC)

floral branch invitation

TS41 in Black Ink; RHB and TS32W/P in Purple Ink (60ELC)

block monogram invitation

Duogram with TS43S letters, TS43S and TS 32W in Gold Ink (30PLC)

 

Contemporary Invitations

Sometimes a traditional invitation doesn't fit the wedding. In those cases, we've worked with couples to produce something different just for them. Alternate layouts and designs can provide a couple with the first impression that they want.

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TS93, TS32W and RHB in (60ELC)

square wedding invitation

TS91, TS32W and RHB2 in Olive Ink (on Small Square Card) (100ELC)

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Custom Duogram, TS43S, TS32W/P for Bride and Groom, TS52 for Other Cursive in Gold (Letterpress) Ink (80CLC)

seaside invitation

TS43S in Mocha Ink, TS32W and RSO in Sage Ink (60ELC)

casual wedding invitation

CL-12 Monogram and TS35 in Gold (Letterpress) Ink (210ELC)

peony invitation

TS51, TS79 in Mocha Ink, TS51 in Gold (Letterpress) Ink and RP1 Letterpress Printed without Ink (30PLC)

contemporary wedding invitation

TS93 for text, TS79 (all caps) for large lines. (30PLC)

flourished names invitation

TS93 and TS60 in Gold Foil

(30PLC)

nautical wedding invitation

RAM in Gold Ink, TS51 in Midnight Ink and RRB Embossed (60ELC)

Additional Invitation Samples

We are proud to exhibit some of our favorite designs for you to see. Please ask us if you have any questions regarding any of these designs.

One of our favorites

TS43S and TS52 with RHB2 in (30ELC) Thermography Passion ink

One of our favorites

TS43S and TS32W Monogram 43BC (60ELC) Engraved Gold and Black inks

One of our favorites

TS43S and TS32W (Arturo) Engraved Gold

One of our favorites

TS43S and TS61 with RVF1 Bleeds (60WCLC) Thermography Gold and Black Ink

One of our favorites

TS93 and TS60 with two embossed line border (60ELC) Engraved Black Ink

One of our favorites

TS7 and TS52 (60ELC) Engraved Gold and Olive Ink

One of our favorites

TS52 with Duogram (60CLC) Engraved Gold and Black Ink

One of our favorites

TS43S and TS61 with starfish motif (60ELC) Thermography Black Ink

One of our favorites

TS46 with RZ04 motif (61ELC) Thermography Black Ink

 

 

 

Accessory Cards (Reception and Response Cards)

Once the invitation is selected, any accessory items generally take their inspiration from the invitations. We'll match the paper, printing process and design ideas (unless you tell us otherwise) to coordinate all the other items you include in the ensemble.

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