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The Sheer Overlay Wedding Invitation

The Sheer Overlay Wedding Invitation



Mr. and Mrs.
Jennifer Ann
Nick Allen Ames
Saturday, the nineteenth


  • Our signature stock is a thick matte paper with a smooth texture and classic white hue. 110 lb., 14pt thickness
  • This paper has a semi-gloss finish and is perfect for producing vibrant, rich colors. It's also FSC certified and made with 50% recycled content. 110 lb., 13pt thickness
  • Our shimmer paper is pearl white with a smooth finish. Use this paper to add a subtle shine and glow to invitations and holiday photo cards. 110 lb., 14pt thickness
  • Our Velvet coated paper is like nothing you've ever experienced. Its luxurious surface feels silky soft to the touch with a suede-like texture. It's unforgettable. Velvet coating on both front and back. 110 lb., 13pt thickness
  • This ultra-thick paper features a creamy white hue and cotton texture. It prints vibrant colors and beautiful photographs, making it top of the line for when you want to make a standout impression. 200 lb., 20pt thickness


The Sheer Overlay Wedding invite is the true definition of "less is more."

Product Size 7" x 5", Pocket (6.75" x 4.75"), Card Shape (6.75" x 4.75")
Number of Folds 0 folds
Postage Standard postage rates apply
Paper Options Signature Matte (matte finish, 110 lb., white), Smooth Coated (semi-gloss finish, 110 lb., white), Premium Shimmer (shimmer finish, 110lb., pearl white), Double Thick (matte finish, 200lb., white), Luxe Velvet (velvet matte finish, 110lb., white)
Included Envelope Peel & Seal (No licking required), A7 (7 1/4" x 5 1/4"), Square Flap, White, 80lb.
Return Addressing Available Yes
Collections No
Attribution Photos by Camilla Binks


Very happy bride!Review by madison
I am so beyond happy with how my invitations turned out! The site was so easy to use and exceeded my expectations. AND they arrived early! I have already recommended Basic Invite to a few of my friends! Posted on 6/12/2018
Efficient and just rightReview by Amanda
My son's wedding announcements were just right. We were able to include two pictures and all the info we needed for both the wedding and the reception. The paper quality was good and we received the order more quickly than we thought. Posted on 6/6/2018
Simplicity for stressed Mother of the GroomReview by Amanda
I am planning my son's wedding to his Filipino sweetheart on a tight budget and a tight schedule. Basic invite was simple to use. The couple was
happy with their announcements. And I was happy with the quick delivery and efficiency. Thanks so much. Posted on 5/23/2018
Wonderful Review by shelly
I loved my wedding invitations! They came out beautiful. Thank you so much Posted on 5/17/2018
LOVEReview by Yaneth
Love everything about it! Posted on 7/13/2017
AwesomeReview by Debbie
Great quality! I loved this invitation. Posted on 1/22/2017
Loved how the invitations turned outReview by Marinna
Affordable, yet still looked amazingly professional. Liked that I could customize it to make it my own. Watch out for out of country fees, it's a little steep for Canadians even though we are so close. Posted on 11/17/2016
Love love love!Review by Alyssa
I absolutely love the way these turned out! We are planning our wedding on a budget, but still wanted a personal touch to our wedding invitations. I'm not going to lie, due to the price, I was a little skeptical of how they would turn out and whether or not I would like them. I was surprised with how well they turned out! I'm absolutely in love with the outcome, and am very thankful I received such beautiful invitations for such a reasonable price. Additionally, it was nice to add our own personal touch to the invitations. Totally worth it, I am in love. Posted on 7/19/2016
I am so happy with them!Review by Rachel
I love my invitations! I am so happy with them. At first before I ordered, the pictures looked blurry, so that's why I held off a bit. I ended up ordering them anyway and hoping for the best, and they came out great!! I guess it was just the computer screen. Posted on 4/26/2016
Thanks!Review by Darcie
Thank you for getting my invites to me so quickly, I love them! Posted on 4/19/2016
Great jobReview by Lee
After an issue with a printing hiccup, the invitations came out beautifully!
We're very pleased. Posted on 2/9/2016
Looks Great! Thank you!Review by Lee
After a small printing hiccup, We received our order of invitations.
We're very pleased with how well they turned out.
Amazing job! Posted on 2/2/2016
nicely done!Review by Lee
My fiance and I were very pleased when we received the box of invitations we ordered.
Well done! Posted on 1/27/2016
happy with the inviteReview by Lee
After a bit of miscommunication, we received a beautiful proof of our invitation and decided to order. Posted on 1/20/2016
nice!Review by Lee
The invitation we put together on your site turned out perfect! The site was extremely "user friendly".
I will recommend "Basic Invite" to anyone needing to create an invitation.
Thanks. Posted on 12/23/2015
Just what I wanted!Review by Ashley
I was having a hard time finding the perfect invitations for my wedding until I came across this website.
I was so happy that I was able to use this template to make the invitations that I was envisioning.
Once the product arrived they were just like they looked on the website.

The quality and price were just what I was looking for! Posted on 12/7/2015
Great productReview by Emily
The wedding invites we designed were perfect for our style and simple enough to create on our own. We enjoyed being able to change everything about the design such as picture, color, font etc and have total say over the look of the invite. The service was great and we received the invites very quickly. The colors were true to the picture. I would recommend these to anybody looking for easy cheap wedding invites. Posted on 4/26/2015
AwesomeReview by Christiane
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Nice QualityReview by Tori
The invitation was really nice. Not sure it is exactly what we are looking for, but it was great to be able to actually see what it could look like. Being able to get, hold, and touch an 'actual' sample is awesome! Posted on 1/14/2015
BeautifulReview by Tiffany
I loved the sample invitation that we received. The photo, font and layout are all perfect. We will be ordering this invitation for our wedding. Posted on 11/11/2014
Lovely custom invitationsReview by Sharlene
I chose the Twin Falls invitation as it offered me the option of using my own photos to customize. We are having a garden wedding party and wanted the invitations to be elegant yet also spread the word that we wanted people to have fun....basically a cocktail party with a wedding thrown in. I designed the invitation using photos of my own garden, paired with an RSVP using a close up of another favorite flower from my property. I used matte card stock and they are beautiful! The service was great and everything arrived much sooner than anticipated. Thank you!! Posted on 9/2/2014
Great service! Appreciated the phone calls on questions.Review by Scott
Would highly recommend this site! Fast and organized service! Posted on 9/2/2014