- Upload your unique design onto this 3.5x5 postcard and watch your ideas come to life.
- Art Size: 3.75 x 5.25
- Trimmed Size: 3.5 x 5
Paper Stock: 16pt Matte C1S
A 3.5" x 5" card is a popular size for wedding cards and can be used for various purposes, such as save-the-dates, RSVP cards, reception cards, or thank-you cards. Despite its smaller size, it still offers enough space to convey important information and convey your wedding style.
Here are some key points about using a 3.5" x 5" card for weddings:
Size: The 3.5" x 5" card is considered a smaller format, but it provides a compact and elegant option for wedding stationery. It can be easily handled and fits nicely in standard envelopes.
Cardstock: Choose high-quality cardstock for your 3.5" x 5" cards to ensure durability and a professional finish. Consider options such as matte, glossy, or textured finishes to match your wedding aesthetic.
Purpose: Determine the purpose of the card before designing it. For example, save-the-date cards typically include the couple's names, wedding date, and a brief message. RSVP cards include response options and any additional details you require. Reception cards provide information about the reception venue, time, and any other relevant information. Thank-you cards are used to express gratitude to your guests after the wedding.
Design: Incorporate your wedding theme, colors, and personal style into the design of the 3.5" x 5" card. You can include elegant fonts, decorative elements, monograms, or custom artwork that reflects your wedding vision. Consider a cohesive design that matches other elements of your wedding stationery suite.
Content: Keep the content concise and focused on the essential information. Use a readable font size and format the text in an organized and visually appealing manner. Ensure you include all the necessary details, such as names, dates, venues, RSVP instructions, or gratitude messages.
Printing: Depending on your budget and desired quality, you can choose from digital printing, offset printing, or other printing techniques. Professional printing services can help ensure high-quality results and offer options for customization, such as foil stamping or embossing.
Envelopes: Select envelopes that fit the 3.5" x 5" cards properly. Commonly, A1 or 4-Bar envelopes are suitable for this card size.
Remember to order samples or consult with a printing professional to ensure the chosen cardstock, printing options, and envelope sizes are compatible and meet your expectations.
Planning ahead and allowing sufficient time for design, printing, assembly, and mailing is crucial to ensure a smooth process and timely delivery of your wedding cards.
For StationeryHQ.com you will need to upload a high res PDF that is 3.75 x 5.25 for this product. If you can create a high res PDF with bleed, then you qualify for wholesale pricing on StationeryHQ. Make sure you check the wholesale box when you create your account.