With a myriad of responsibilities leading up to your wedding day, adding a DIY element may seem like it’s just too much to take on. That being said, there is definitely a sentimental (and financial) appeal to making something by hand for your wedding.
The solution? One of our favorite DIY tools—rubber stamps! Although stamps are a classic crafting staple, the range of modern designs and customization options available today make them the perfect way to add some individual flair to your wedding materials. Whether you're sending out save the dates, stamping dessert favor bags, or finishing up your thank yous, a good stamp will be used again. The best part? As far as DIY goes it's a fairly easy project (and you can recruit your fiance to help), the supplies are inexpensive, and the end result is that everything will look cohesive (so worth it).
Sign, seal and deliver your wedding communication—and all your paper goods— in style with our roundup of the best wedding stamps.
Print Smitten Geometric Wedding Stamp
Every element of this modern monogram embellishment is so on point! From the geometric border to the bold, block font initial, this simple design really makes an impact. This stamp is an ideal size for decorating cloth favor bags or even cocktail napkins.
Price at time of publish: $17 for 1 inch with handle
IMPRINTalk Custom Stamp
Nothing invokes images of old-time romance like classic heart initials carved onto a tree trunk. You can order this customized design as either a mounted classic rubber stamp or a self-inking stamp (which we recommend in the interest of saving you precious time!).
Price at time of publish: $24 for wood-mounted block
Designs Actual Botanical Floral Monogram Stamp
The intricate wreath design of this stamp is a sophisticated nod to a beloved boho floral staple, the flower crown. At a petite 2x2 inch diameter, this stamp is an ideal embellishment for ceremony programs, thank you cards and larger sized favor tags. Options to customize include a choice of five different ink colors and the option to add a wooden handle to the stamp.
Price at time of publish: $19
Mancoo Stamp DIY Calendar Stamp
This calendar design stamp is a fun take on the traditional save the date. Over fifty different font options mean that you'll be able to customize this stamp to mesh with your decor vision, whether your wedding is a casual beach bash or a rustic alpine retreat. Before your custom stamp goes into production, you'll be provided with a proof to ensure that you are happy with your design selections.
Price at time of publish: $20 for 3"X2.5" rubber stamp
Julia Hartlie B Design Save The Date Stamp
Design expertise is the name of the game with this gorgeous custom stamp by Julia Hartie B Design. From the beautiful ampersand to the simple dot border connecting the greenery illustrations, this stamp has a place in many different wedding styles. Since the stamp is made in Europe, the arrangement of the date is in their format—we recommend keeping it that way as an extra element of sophistication.
Price at time of publish: $45 for 5 x 5 cm
Custom Vintage Poster Newspaper Invitation Stamp
Extra, extra! Read all about the most exciting event of the year—your wedding! Perfect for a casual reception stocked with creative details, the vintage newspaper-inspired format of this invitation allows you to pack lots of information into an aesthetically pleasing design.
Modern Art Stamps Custom Invitation Stamp
There are two things we love about this invitation design. The first is that the simple formatting will produce a clean stamp print, and the second is that the design of this invitation is such a beautiful interpretation of a modern romantic design.
Price at time of publish: $95 for mounted
Custom Calligraphy Return Address Stamp
The outer envelope of your wedding invitation is the first impression your guests will receive—make it count with this oh-so-chic custom calligraphy return address stamp by Paper Pastries. Unlike most stamps, these fonts don’t come from a computer—you can choose from five different font styles for your unique hand-lettered design.
Price at time of publish: $65
Custom Copper Self Inking Stamp
This copper beauty from Food52 looks more like a prop for an editorial photoshoot than a functional piece of DIY equipment—but make no mistake, this self-inking return address stamp is the perfect registry item for your wedding shower. You will use it time and time and again, and when it comes time to write your wedding thank you notes, this stamp will be your unsung hero in terms of efficiency.
Haute Papier Return Address Stamp #3
We have been long time fans of Haute Papiers distinctive, preppy designs. Why opt for the standard rectangular return address sticker when you can make a statement with this oversized monogram stamp? We love the fonts and the bold layout of this design.
Price at time of publish: $48
WowWed Custom Thank You Calligraphy Stamp
These sleek thank you stamps from Zazzle are the perfect size for making your own wedding favor tags. This classic, customizable design is a lovely way to express appreciation for your loved ones who attended your big day. It also comes with five different options for ink colors—we think the white ink option on kraft paper would be a cute combination!
Price at time of publish: $11
JAL Prints Welcome Stamp
Kick-off your wedding weekend in style with these fun, welcome note stamps. These customizable stamps come in three different styles and are made from eco-friendly materials. We love the idea shown in the photo of using a mini clothespin to attach the tag to your welcome bags!
Price at time of publish: $42 for small
Vistaprint Self Inking Stamp
Add a modern design enhancement to your wedding stationery by using this custom initial stamp by Vistaprint. The size and versatility of this stamp make it a great way to integrate a monogram theme into your big day and beyond. We love the simplicity of the design that's not too over the top.
Price at time of publish: $12 for small
HelloLoveCo Love is Sweet Stamp
Edible favors are becoming a much more popular trend and it’s one that we can really get behind! With many couples choosing to make a dessert display to showcase guests to-go treats, don’t let the take-home bags fall to the wayside when it comes to planning out those details. This super fun “Love is Sweet” stamp is an inexpensive way to personalize your favors, leaving your guests with a great final impression from the evening.
Price at time of publish: $27 for 1.8"x.68" self inking