Liven up plain envelopes with spots by creating colourful paper linings. Cut a length of polka-dot paper to the width of the envelope, slip it inside and cut to fit the envelope flap. Secure in place with a dab of glue.

Invitations with envelopes, £405 for 50, The Wren Press. Save Us A Spot card, £61 for 50, including envelopes, Bride and Groom. Wrapping paper, similar from Paperchase, £1 per sheet.

As seen in the January/February 2009 issue of Brides