Weddings

22 Modern Wedding Invitation Suites for a Trendy Aesthetic

Share the news of your wedding day in style with these chic, contemporary designs.

Colleen Zewe
Colleen Zewe
Bright design with large ampersand and colorful type

Bright design with large ampersand and colorful type

Many couples find that choosing wedding invitations is one of the most exciting parts about wedding planning, but that's not to say that it can't also leave you feeling the pressure. If you're in the market for modern wedding invitations, no need to stress—we've got everything you need to get started right here. Your wedding stationery sets the theme of the event for your guests, and these designs will help you convey a contemporary, trendy vibe, with details like minimalist typography, geometric accents, bold colors, and more. Below, shop our favorite modern invitation designs, including some from WeddingWire Invitations (P.S.: You can get free samples!) and other wedding invitation websites

'Us' in large script and event details in black type on white background

Elegant Script Wedding Invitation

The elegant calligraphy-style writing of the word "us" on this invitation will have guests prepared for a classy event that celebrates you and your spouse-to-be's love. This invitation's simple black and white color scheme can fit with any modern wedding aesthetic. 

WeddingWire effortless elegance wedding invitations, from $2 each, WeddingWire

Blue and pink watercolor border with gold flecks and event details in navy type

Abstract Watercolor Invitation

The pink and turquoise watercolor tones on this modern wedding invitation blend beautifully into an ombré design accented by rose gold splatters. The paper's grainy texture adds an artistic finish to this colorful invitation.

WeddingWire watercolor droplet wedding invitations, from $2 each, WeddingWire

'There will be a party. With people. Finally.' in rose gold minimalist type on blush background

Party Time Wedding Invitation

If COVID threw a wrench in your wedding plans—or if you eloped and are finally planning a reception with your loved ones—let everyone know that it's finally party time with this invitation that gets straight to the point. Customize the design by choosing from one of eight color schemes and six different card shapes. 

Amy Payne there will be a party wedding invitations, from $3 each, Minted

Metallic bronze geometric design and minimalist black type

Metallic Copper Wedding Invitation

Metallic copper detailing accents this geometric wedding invitation. The elegant serif font gives the design a formal upgrade, and this invitation's landscape orientation leaves you plenty of space to customize your wedding invitation wording. The back of the card is accented with a dotted motif. 

WeddingWire modern ampersand wedding invitations, from $2 each, WeddingWire

Minimalist invitation suite with deckled edge paper and elegant black type

Handmade Patchwork-Inspired Wedding Invitation

Present all of your wedding details in this unique stack of cards. The suite includes deckled edge paper, vellum, and cardstock in neutral tones for a modern minimalist aesthetic.  

So My Darling exclusive handmade invitation, from $10 each, Etsy

Watercolor floral illustrations and elegant calligraphy on black background

Dark Floral Wedding Invitation

Florals aren't just for spring weddings or classic themes. You can modernize them by adding contemporary colors, like the moody neutral tones seen here. This dark floral invitation features a border of blush and rust orange watercolor flowers against a black background for a trendy, autumnal effect. 

WeddingWire painted petals wedding invitation, from $2 each, WeddingWire

Metallic gold vertical stripes and gold type on black background

Glamorous Black and Gold Wedding Invitation

Great Gatsby-inspired weddings are in, and if you plan on partying like it's 1925, this Art Deco invitation is for you. The golden metallic accents against the black background frame your details perfectly (and this design is on par with the trending wedding color schemes for 2022). We also love it for a New Year's Eve wedding

WeddingWire metallic glamour wedding invitations, from $2 each, WeddingWire

Sun and arch illustration and minimalist type on rust background

Starburst Wedding Invitation

The rising sun motif on this invitation is perfect for astrology lovers or anyone having a boho-themed wedding. Set against a warm rust-toned background, the minimalist design features modern typography and a curved arch border. Complete your wedding invitation suite with the matching thank-you cards, table numbers, RSVP cards, and wedding programs.   

WeddingWire Art Deco accents wedding invitation, from $2 each, WeddingWire

Acrylic invitation suite with metallic type

Acrylic Wedding Invitation with Rose Gold Foil

Acrylic wedding invitations are always guaranteed to wow your guests. This luxury wedding invitation design, which features your names and wedding details in metallic rose gold lettering, is available in more than 20 color options.  

The Prettiest Pixel acrylic invitations, from $7 each, Etsy

Initials in white on light blue background and event details in minimalist black type

Monogrammed Wedding Invitation

Modernize a classic monogram with this eye-catching minimalist wedding invitation. The monogram creates a watermark effect behind a simple serif font and script accent for an updated yet timeless design.

WeddingWire custom monogram wedding invitations, from $2 each, WeddingWire

Boho light pink rose illustrations and event details in black type

Boho Blush Wedding Invitation 

This modern wedding invitation incorporates trendy dried greenery and florals for a design that's undeniably boho chic. The matching enclosure cards reflect the same blush floral design for an invitation suite that's cohesive and pretty. 

WeddingWire bohemian flowers wedding invitations, from $2 each, WeddingWire

Simple design with minimalist calligraphy on white background

Modern Wedding Invitation Template

While it's always ideal to work with a professional wedding invitation designer or online invitation retailer when possible, a printable wedding invitation comes in handy if you need last-minute stationery. Once purchased, this sweet and simple DIY option can be edited with your names and wedding details, then printed straight from your computer. 

Best Celebrations minimalist wedding invitation template set, from $13 for a download, Etsy

Retro colorful design and event details in playful type

Colorful '70s-Inspired Wedding Invitation

Everything that's old is new again—or so it goes with wedding trends. This invitation features a retro swirling background for a cool '70s-inspired vibe. The suite is finished with a matching envelope liner, details card, and your wedding website listed on the back of the invitation. Choose from four color schemes, including pink, orange, teal, and white. 

WeddingWire vintage pattern wedding invitations, from $2 each, WeddingWire

Gray and pink brushstrokes on corners and event details in minimalist type

Brushstroke Wedding Invitation

Sometimes, simple is best. This minimalist watercolor invitation features delicate pastel brushstrokes around whimsical typography. Top off each envelope with a wax seal stamp for a classic yet modern look.

WeddingWire painted brushstroke wedding invitations, from $2 each, WeddingWire

Vellum invitations with gold script

Gold Vellum Wedding Invitation

These modern wedding invitations are printed on translucent vellum for a sleek, contemporary effect. If gold doesn't match your color scheme, choose from copper, rose gold, silver, or black text instead. 

House of Design Concept foil and vellum invitation set, from $45 for 20, Etsy

Metallic geometric border with pink florals and event details in green

Geometric Floral Wedding Invitation

If you're going for a chic garden party vibe, this rose gold geometric design is a beautiful pick. It includes watercolor flowers and elegant greenery for a blend of romance and modernity. 

WeddingWire geometrical floral wedding invitations, from $2 each, WeddingWire

'I have found the one whom my soul loves' in white type on rose background

Modern Wedding Invitation with Love Quote

Highlight the most important part about your special day—finally getting to marry your one true love—with this invitation that prominently features the romantic quote, "I have found the one whom my soul loves." Your names and wedding details are included in a smaller font on the opposite end of the card, with your initials in a monogram on the back. Choose from a pink or blue color scheme to match your decor. 

WeddingWire modern love wedding invitations, from $2 each, WeddingWire

Arch invitation with floral illustration and minimalist type

Arched Floral Wedding Invitation

A unique arched shape makes this invitation card immediately stand out from the rest. The design includes a whimsical wildflower illustration that would be fitting for a spring or summer wedding. 

Baumbirdy floral type arch wedding invitations, from $3 each, Minted

Bright design with large ampersand and colorful type

Whimsical Ampersand Wedding Invitation

From the giant ampersand to the curved introductory text, this modern wedding invitation is all about a playful, cheerful design. The bright pink and yellow color scheme adds to the fun aesthetic, so your guests will know they can expect an evening full of laughter and joy.

WeddingWire contemporary typography wedding invitations, from $2 each, WeddingWire

Black and white geometric colorblock border and event details in black type

Geometric Colorblock Wedding Invitation

The checkerboard-inspired background on these modern yet classic wedding invitations makes them look like a work of art. We love the black and white color palette, but you can also choose from blue, pink, green, and multicolor options. 

Carly Reed Walker Kenai wedding invitations, from $3 each, Minted

Simple design and greenery branch illustration on white background

Simple Greenery Branch Wedding Invitation

Each card in this wedding invitation set is adorned with a simple branch motif. Understated, graceful, and modern, this invitation is ideal if you're looking for something that's artistic and trendy, but not too lavish. The design comes in eight different colorways, so there's one to match almost any wedding season or style. 

WeddingWire simply timeless wedding invitations, from $2 each, WeddingWire

'at last' in blue calligraphy and event details in blue on white background

Romantic Wedding Invitation with Calligraphy Script

Whether you're moving past a wedding postponement or you've been together forever, you may have a few wedding guests saying that it's about time you're getting married. Play up on the long wait with this invitation's tasteful "at last" calligraphy accent. 

WeddingWire minimalist script wedding invitations, from $2 each, WeddingWire

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