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#11 becks

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    Posted 12 May 2008 - 03:20 PM

    I *heart* Maura. She's going to see if she can't save me from myself!

    Wedding date twins are the bestest!

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    #12 ErinB

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      Posted 12 May 2008 - 03:23 PM

      I like your cutesy poem!

      Our was
      Side by side we'll be partners in life.
      Under palm trees swaying, We'll become Man and Wife...

      I agree with Christine to re-word the "happy news" bit. That is usually what people say when they are expecting IMO.

      A graphic or photo would be a nice touch. See what your ferret assistant can come up with!

      #13 ACDCDCAC

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      Posted 12 May 2008 - 03:23 PM

      i dont like the happy news part either, sounds like you had a baby or got a puppy.

      but, i do think they need a flourish or palm tree or something, like a watermark in the background. a flourish or fancy palm tree if formal, or something like a paisley or more cartooney star fish if more casual.

      also, the part about having their closest loved ones there, isn't that like a kick in the shins to great aunt margaret who wanted to go but didn't think her walker would make it on the cobbly streets of mexico? ok i thought that one out way too much, but kwim??

      other than that, i do love the blue-ish color, but it needs some pink like your logo!! that would rock!

      #14 becks

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        Posted 12 May 2008 - 03:30 PM

        Quote:
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        also, the part about having their closest loved ones there, isn't that like a kick in the shins to great aunt margaret who wanted to go but didn't think her walker would make it on the cobbly streets of mexico?
        Yeah, but when Great Aunt Margaret publicly announced that I was out of the will, I quit caring what she thought.

        And yes, I know what you mean, but my mom didn't want it to seem like we eloped, and somehow "the people we like more than you" didn't seem right either.

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        #15 Alyssa

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          Posted 12 May 2008 - 04:08 PM

          Rebecca - i saw this somewhere - it is pretty simple but works...


          John & Joyce Smith
          Are pleased to announce their marriage
          Which took place in an intimate ceremony
          Saturday, May 10th, 2008
          On the Island of Hawaii
          The Four Seasons Resort
          Kailua-Kona, Big Island, Hawaii

          www.weddingwebsite.com

          #16 ACDCDCAC

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          Posted 12 May 2008 - 05:12 PM

          Quote:
          Originally Posted by becks
          Yeah, but when Great Aunt Margaret publicly announced that I was out of the will, I quit caring what she thought.

          And yes, I know what you mean, but my mom didn't want it to seem like we eloped, and somehow "the people we like more than you" didn't seem right either.
          hahahaha :)

          #17 ACDCDCAC

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          Posted 12 May 2008 - 05:13 PM

          Quote:
          Originally Posted by Alyssa
          Rebecca - i saw this somewhere - it is pretty simple but works...


          John & Joyce Smith
          Are pleased to announce their marriage
          Which took place in an intimate ceremony
          Saturday, May 10th, 2008
          On the Island of Hawaii
          The Four Seasons Resort
          Kailua-Kona, Big Island, Hawaii

          www.weddingwebsite.com
          i like that, simple but it says what it needs to.

          #18 Maura

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          Posted 12 May 2008 - 05:21 PM

          i'll have to revisit this thread later this week when i sit down to design something with rebecca over the phone, thanks for the ideas yall!




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