Last Updated: Jun 15, 2016
A beach wedding is an ocean-inspired affair that’s expressed through various design elements of a wedding celebration. From the invitations and the venue to the favors and the bride’s elegant gown, a seaside ceremony is breezy and beautiful. In fact, a beach wedding isn’t just the event, it’s also a state of mind – one that’s laid back and effortless.
Beach wedding themes encompass a range of backyard weddings, calming coastal settings, and destination weddings in tropical locations. If you’re planning a beach wedding, your invitations can bring the beauty and calming effects of the ocean to your guests.
Beach Wedding Invitations
The right sea wedding invitations will reflect your ocean-inspired theme and get your guests excited for what’s to come. Your stationery can feature motifs that remind you of the ocean, like sand, surf, and seashells as well as nature-inspired colors such as soft blues and greens, white, coral, brown, and beige.
Whether you’re planning a seaside wedding or simply incorporating beachy elements into your wedding day décor, these ocean wedding invitations will inspire the look and feel you want for your big day.
Tranquil Watercolor Wedding Invitations
The watercolor graphics mimic a rolling wave on a white sand beach. Gold foil text adds a polished pop. And mermaid script is the finishing detail on the Perfect Watercolor wedding invitation for beachside nuptials.
Welcome your guests with your personal event details on the Perfect Watercolor wedding invitation.
This seaside watercolor stationery gives off a warm and soothing vibe, inviting guests to your elegant coastal affair. The Eternal Love wedding invitation designed by Float Paperie also comes in soft coral and lavender with your choice of signature paper or pearl shimmer card stock.
Order the Eternal Love wedding invitation with your wedding day details.
The Lovely Watercolor invitation is romantic and beautiful, featuring a subtle seafoam green illustration of a wave washing over a white sand beach. The contemporary design by Yours Truly boasts a romantic script with sparkling silver touches that appear as dapples of sun on the sand.
Send your guests the Lovely Watercolor wedding invitation with details of your wedding day.
Pastel green and white stripes border this contemporary and chic Splendid Watercolor wedding invitation, designed by Stacy Claire Boyd. This ocean-inspired stationery is also available in pastel pink and purple and complements any beach or tropical-themed wedding.
Create your unique sea wedding invitations using the Splendid Watercolor wedding invitation.
Bold Beachside Wedding Invitations Featuring Photography
While the word beach implies serene sand and ocean or lake waters, your wedding invitation doesn’t have to evoke water to convey a beach wedding theme. Beach-inspired brides and grooms can create the ultimate personalized invitation featuring photos of the couple near the water, whether a doc, a bay or sandy beach.
Romantic engagement photos on the beach make the perfect sea wedding invitations. The “Simply Forever” stationery designed by Yours Truly allows you to use four photographs to create a collage of love with a contemporary look. The coral heart is subtle but classy and matches the adorable heart-lined envelope that goes with the invitation.
Design custom wedding stationery for your coastal party with the Simply Forever wedding invitation.
Love In The Air
With the Love In The Air wedding invitation, a single stunning image of a couple by the ocean side shines in a frame that recalls the shimmering surface of water on a sunny day.
Personalize Love In The Air wedding invitation with your own celebration details.
The perfect black-and-white photo of you and your honey at the beach is all you need for a bold statement beach wedding invitation. The classic elegance of our Bordered Euphoria features a pinstriped and curly bracket border framing you, and timeless script etching your future nuptials into all time.
For a personalized invite that will warm your guests’ hearts, place your photo into Bordered Euphoria wedding invitation.
Beginning of Forever
When you said “I do” you started a beautiful journey toward together forever. Immortalize your exchange of vows with a wedding invitation featuring pictures that speak louder than words. Welcome your guests with your stunning smiles before your big day with the Beginning of Forever invitation featuring a marquee photo and three smaller beach side scenes to pass along the seashore vibe and so much more.
See what the Beginning of Forever wedding invitation looks like with your wedding day details.
Personalized Ocean Wedding Invitations
As you know, the wonderful thing about a beach wedding theme is that you can customize the relaxed seaside style to fit your personal tastes and the formality of your event. Start with a truly custom beach wedding invitation from Shutterfly today.
To personalize your beach wedding invitations, include your own unique touches and details. Shutterfly lets you to customize each piece of wedding stationery with your details and color palette. You can further enhance your style by choosing the type of paper and trim.
Simplicity is a hallmark of a beach-themed wedding celebration, but lavish coastal parties are also divine. The party you’re designing may be casual, or formal. It may be contemporary, or vintage. But the special day at the beach with your closest family and friends is truly all yours.