Clockwise from top right: Gold acorn gift/place card, $35 for set of 25, by Wren Press, wrenpress.co.uk. Falling Leaves card, $13.50 for set of ten, by Crane's, 800-572-0024, cranes.com. Leaf cards with bronze-lined envelopes, $50 for mixed set of 20, by Tiffany & Co., tiffany.com. Faux-crocodile envelope, by Rebecca Moss, rebeccamoss.com. Autumn custom-letterpress menu card, $360 for 100, by A Day in May Design, adayinmay.com. Maple-leaf letterpress place card, $1.50 each, SoHo Letterpress, calligraphy, $2.50 each, by Gail Brill Design, gailbrilldesign.com. Pressed-leaf card, $10, by Rebecca Moss, rebeccamoss.com. Printed-leaf card, $17 for set of six, from Kate's Paperie, katespaperie.com. Autumnal invitation trio, $905 for set of 100; RSVP set, $485 set of 100; single card, $360 for 100, A Day in May Design, adayinmay.com. Pressed-leaf card, $10, Rebecca Moss, rebeccamoss.com.
A fresh look at an old-fashioned wedding ritual