Below is a dekho of the contemporary invite…
Imran Khan-Avantika Malik Mehendi and Wedding/Marriage Invitation
Imran Khan-Avantika Malik Wedding Invitation Card
Imran Khan and Avantika Malik at their Engagement in January 2010
THE INVITATION: It contains two boxes in black and silver which state Two Thousand Eleven — A Year To Remember. One box contains chocolates while the other carries a 2011 diary- like year planner, potpourri and a pinwheel.
The invite attached to the pinwheel states: ‘ Mehndi on January 8 between 5 pm and 8 pm — and we party thereafter until dawn’.
SUGGESTED FOOTWEAR FOR THE WOMEN GUESTS: The invite carries a party hint: ‘ Ladies are advised that stilettos may be uncomfortable.Flats or block heels recommended’
SWIPE CARD: Each invite includes a swipe card and guests have been told to carry it for security reasons. The reverse of the swipe card has an address map.
THE DESIGNER: The invitation has been designed by one of Mumbai’s sought- after highend contemporary invitation card designers, Uttara Shah.
Imran got engaged to Avantika at Karjat on January 16, 2010. The engagement invitation was in the shape of a metal box that contained a bottle of sand.
The invites were rolled into the bottle. Guests had been invited to a day long outing that included a brunch, followed by the exchange of rings and dinner.