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I'm mailing my invites this week! So excited...take a look!

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#11 Jessalyn

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    Posted 27 February 2007 - 10:09 PM

    Originally Posted by MrsWtobe
    So cute! Were they expensive to mail?
    I'm mailing them on Thursday....By the weight, they should cost $1.35 to mail...good thing I'm mailing them before the postal rates increase in May!

    Originally Posted by mgreen
    WOW Jess those are waaay nicer than the ones from web sites even. Fantastic job!!!!! How many did you have to make?
    Thanks! I made 104.
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      Posted 27 February 2007 - 10:14 PM

      Wow those look great! They look like they were a lot of hard work
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      #13 MikkiStreak

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        Posted 27 February 2007 - 10:22 PM

        Those are *amazing*--- my God, they look like they would have taken forever to make and then to put together!

        But those are really going to leave an impression on people when they receive them! Imagine when they get a box in the mail and when they open it, it's a wedding invite! People are so used to getting regular envelopes--- they will be *floored* by the class this shows!!!

        Fabulous job!!!!

        #14 Christine

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        Posted 27 February 2007 - 10:24 PM

        Jessalyn, those are awesome, your guests are going to be so excited to be getting a package in the mail and then it turns out to be a wedding invite. What a creative idea. Great job!!!
        I agree about getting them out before rates go up for postage, I am going to do the same thing and get mine out this month.
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        #15 Janet

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          Posted 27 February 2007 - 10:27 PM

          Jesalyn those are stunning. I can't believe you made more than 100 of them! Just thinking about it makes me head spin (and I actually like projects!)

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            Posted 27 February 2007 - 10:40 PM

            OMG, I feel tense just looking at them!!! What a project, but it sure paid off! They're so nice!

            #17 jpkw

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              Posted 27 February 2007 - 10:52 PM

              Jessalyn - I love them!!! Such a nice job!! I was lazy and ordered my invites. Yours really look amazing!!!

              #18 CourtneyV

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                Posted 27 February 2007 - 11:11 PM

                Wow, Jessalyn!!! You have inspired me, I LOOOOVE the way they look... and might have to copy your idea a bit!! I love the starfish when you open the box, what a neat touch. Did you have any inspiration - where did you get the idea for the setup? Anyways, amazing job!!
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                #19 LCBride2007


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                  Posted 27 February 2007 - 11:18 PM

                  impressive. very impressive. here i was all proud of myself for even THINKING i could attempt to make my own invites. and i was just thinking of gluing card stock and paper togehter! yikes!

                  #20 KarlaV

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                    Posted 27 February 2007 - 11:23 PM

                    You did an amazing job!!!!!!!!!! Your guests are going to be so impressed.

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