The silhouettes reappear on the back of the bride's and groom's chairs at the reception.

"Marceau" chairs, $98 for two, ballarddesigns.com; custom silhouettes, $20 each, by Karl Johnson, cutarts.com; "Silver Stripes" cards with ribbon-tie vellum overlay, $16 for 10 (with envelopes), Crane & Co., crane.com.

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