How to Design Your Own Wedding Invitations with Canva

Are you looking for a fast, inexpensive, and fun way to create your own wedding invitations? Learn how to create your own wedding invitations with Canva in this post!

Canva is a drag-and-drop web-based design tool that you can use to create limitless documents, layouts, and designs right within your computer’s browser. You don’t need to be professional graphic designers to utilize this tool, it’s honestly super user-friendly and easy to use!



We’re going to share everything you need to know about using Canva to make your own wedding invitations, programs, thank you cards and so much more.

How to Use Canva to Create Your Own Wedding Invitations

The first thing you’ll need to do is sign up for a Canva account if you don’t already have one. A standard account is completely FREE, but the Pro version has some amazing add-ons and upgrades that make DIY invitation design a breeze.

1: Sign Up for Canva

Canva is a savvy bride’s BFF that makes creating your own wedding invitations a piece of cake! Did we mention it’s free?

We already have a wide variety of free Canva wedding invitations you can browse here on The Budget Savvy Bride, but if you want to make something completely custom, we’re going to show you how in this post!

2: Start a New Design

Start out by creating a text block by clicking on the Text tab in the left sidebar.

3. Creating Your Own Wedding Invitation Design

Use Canva’s simple drag and drop interface to play around and move your text boxes and graphic elements around until you get things how you’d like them.

4: Customizing Your Layout

If you do opt to create your own invitations and paper goods with Canva, you should feel really proud of yourself! Not only did you use your creativity but you also saved money!