Congratulate a couple on their wedding day
Wedding cards are typically sent to congratulate and celebrate a couple on their marriage. They serve as a formal way to express well-wishes and share in the joy of the occasion. In addition to serving a practical purpose, wedding cards can also be seen as a symbol of love and support for the newlyweds. By taking the time to select a card, write a personal message, and send it off to them in the post, the sender is demonstrating their affection and commitment to the couple.
Wedding cards can also serve as a way to convey important logistical information about the wedding ceremony, such as the date, time, and location of the event, as well as any relevant RSVP details. The tradition of sending wedding cards invitations dates back to the Victorian era in England. Prior to that time, it was more common for couples to simply announce their marriage publicly through a newspaper advertisement or by word of mouth.
However, with the rise of the middle class in the 19th century, the practice of sending printed wedding invitations became more widespread. Wedding invitations were often elaborately designed and printed on high-quality paper, and they were seen as a way for the couple to showcase their social status and wealth.
As printing technology improved and became more accessible, the practice of sending wedding cards expanded to include not just formal invitations, but also congratulatory cards and other forms of correspondence related to the wedding. Today, there is a wide variety of wedding cards available, ranging from simple and traditional to elaborate and personalised.
Now cards are so accessible to everyone, we seem to get a card for every occasion. It’s nice to receive a card because it does make us feel like someone cares when we receive a card. But equally, when you receive so many similar cards, they can get a little bit boring too. As, much as we love to receive them from your loved ones, it would be nice to get something a little bit different.
Let us introduce you to Cake Cards, if you haven’t heard about them, they may be a bit of a game changer. Cake Cards are a unique gift that you can send through the post to brighten up someone's day for any occasion. They consist of a card (we have plenty of wedding card designs to pick from) and a choice of one or two slices of yummy cake or treats, all packaged together in a specially designed card box. Our letterbox cake cards have been specifically designed this way to fit through a standard size letterbox, allowing us to send these unique gift cakes by post!
There are lots of personalisation options too, with extra items and unique cards to create the perfect gift. You can even add your own message. Send a gift card with a little something extra!
We think these cards are ideal to send to someone, either as a wedding invitation (yay cake before the wedding!) or to send to a couple to congratulate them on their wedding.
Our Cake Cards are packaged in specially designed boxes with your chosen card design on the front, a personalised message on the inside and your cake slices / treats secured inside. They are designed to be robust to keep the contents safe but also slim enough to fit through any standard letterbox.