What’s the first thing anyone sees of your wedding? The invitations. Give guests a peek into what the main event will be like by using colors, textures and type to depict your design choices. (Plus, it's a fun excuse for snail mail!) We went to Pinterest to find the latest buzzy designs. Here, ten wedding invitation trends that are coming to a mailbox near you. And check out our Pinterest board for even more wedding inspiration.

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Laser Cut

This paper-cutting method allows you to create 3-D designs and unexpected shapes, like beautiful little leaves.

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Watercolors

An organic way to nod to the wedding motif that’s to come, watercolor painting is a gorgeous yet simple invitation accent.

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Typographic

Wedding invites are the perfect excuse for typography fans to showcase their love of fonts. Go big and hierarchical without any graphics and let the type speak for itself.

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Foil-Pressed

Bring metallics into play with this technique. The gold really pops against both dark and light color schemes.

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Illustrated

These are the Wes Anderson movies of the invitation set. Let your personality show through by working closely with an artist to create your and your beloved’s likenesses.

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Screen-printed

Graphic and clean, this is a perfect marriage of visual elements and straightforward text.

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Casual Cursive

These relaxed large cursive letters are unexpected and fun. We especially love the treatment of the RSVP, which feels warm and welcoming.

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Agate

These swirled masterpieces are natural and glamorous all at the same time--meaning they’re a home run in any of your wedding details, from paper goods to your cake.

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Artful Florals

Florals for a wedding are (we know) not groundbreaking, but done in this smart and type-driven way, with just the right petal-to-leaf ratio, it’s a winner.

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Woodland

Outdoorsy types will be all about this one. Mountain imagery paired with wood, butcher paper and twine feels fun and DIY--while still remaining upscale.

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