Vintage blue damask wedding invitations - a warm welcome to a day of fun, family and free food! What is damask? A lovely weaving style or technique that originated in the early Middle Ages near Damascus, Syria. In history, damask was the linen of kings, queens, princes and princesses for feasts and festivities. Why should your day be anything less? Very ornate and bold patterns combined with the most popular color in the world and printed on 50% recycled paper, add a sophisticated elegance to these stunning vintage style wedding invitations.