A high school graduation invitation is an important part of the graduate’s big day! There are many things to consider when choosing an invitation that fits your needs and preferences. Here are some tips for how to select the perfect high school graduation party invitations.
Style: High school graduation invitations come in all styles and colors. When choosing the style of invitations, think about what the atmosphere of the graduation party will be like. Will it be a formal dinner party or a laid back backyard barbecue? Match the style of the high school graduation invites to the overall feel of the graduation party.
Theme: Another aspect of your party to think about is if you want it to have a theme. If you don’t have a theme in mind, browse different themed high school graduation invitations. One of them may grab your attention, then you can incorporate the theme throughout your entire graduation party including the decorations, party favors, and food. To come up with a theme for the graduation party, think about the graduate’s interests and hobbies. Their favorite sport or activity would be a great theme for their graduation party!
Pictures: Another great graduation invitation idea is to include a picture or pictures of the graduate. This will add a personal touch to the invite and it will also be a great addition to a scrapbook! Punchbowl offers online graduation invitations in which you can add photos, like the invitation above. Just choose the photos you want to include and drag and drop them to the invite.
Quotes: Another terrific way to personalize a graduation invite for the high schooler is to add a meaningful quote or saying to the invite. There are many famous quotes that relate to education, experience, following your dreams, and learning that would all be perfect to include on a graduation invitation. Another idea is to include a phrase that the graduate always says or reference one of their accomplishments. Here are some great quotes for you to use on your invitations:
“Do not go where the path may lead; go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction and choose.” – Dr. Seuss
“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” – Eleanor Roosevelt
“Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.” – Henry David Thoreau
“All our dreams can come true… if we have the courage to pursue them.” – Walt Disney
“It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.” – Aristotle
“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” - Gandhi