5 Minute Handmade DIY Wedding Invitations

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It's Wedding Time again here on the blog Day 2! Today I am showing you more intricate wedding invitations - especially if you have some information you need to include with the invites (RSVP, hotel info, etc).


Video Tutorial:


Today I am bringing two colours of invitations that are easy to reproduce in bulk which is perfect for the busy bride. I am using the Bride and Groom Stamp, the From this Day Forward Stamp and Flourish Border.


Cutting Guide:




Invitation #1: Fog Grey 
Size: 6 1/2 x 4 3/4

Supplies needed:

Materials to cut:
(1) sheet of 8 1/2 x 11 grey cardstock (cut and folded using the diagram above) = 1 piece for every invitation
(1) 2 x 11 piece of grey cardstock (same colour as above) = 1 piece of 8 1/2 x 11 for every 4 invitations
(1) 1 3/4 x 5 piece of patterned paper = 1 piece of 12x12 for every 12 invitations
(1) 3x3 grey cardstock = 1 piece of 8 1/2 x 11 for every 6 invitations
(1) 2 3/4 x 2 3/4 piece of the patterned paper used above = 1 piece of 12x12 for every 16 invitations
(1) 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 piece of white cardstock = 1 piece of 8 1/2 x 11 for every 12 invitations

Other supplies:
Glue or double sided tape
Paper Trimmer
Ink in the colours of the cardstock or close to it
Stamp press/acrylic block or CD case (to put the stamp on so you can stamp it evenly)
Scissors



Invitation #2: Desert Storm (Kraft Cardstock)
Size: 6 1/2 x 4 3/4

Supplies needed:

Materials to cut:
(1) sheet of 8 1/2 x 11 desert storm cardstock (cut and folded using the diagram above) = 1 piece for every invitation
(1) 2 x 11 piece of desert storm cardstock (same colour as above) = 1 piece of 8 1/2 x 11 for every 4 invitations
(1) 1 3/4 x 5 piece of patterned paper = 1 piece of 12x12 for every 12 invitations
(1) 3x3 desert storm cardstock = 1 piece of 8 1/2 x 11 for every 6 invitations
(1) 2 3/4 x 2 3/4 piece of the patterned paper used above = 1 piece of 12x12 for every 16 invitations
(1) 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 piece of white cardstock = 1 piece of 8 1/2 x 11 for every 12 invitations

Other supplies:
Glue or double sided tape
Paper Trimmer
Ink in the colours of the cardstock or close to it
Stamp press/acrylic block or CD case (to put the stamp on so you can stamp it evenly)
Scissors



Supply List of things used in the Video:




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2 comments

  1. Would make a nice invite even to a shower

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  2. Adaptable for almost any event...
    Love the idea of carrying the same theme through both shower and wedding.
    SO SOPHISTICATED!!

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