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I love everything. What you did with the placeholders is such a great idea! I so might use that. Thanks so much for sharing..Congrats!

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I love your custom tags you did for the place cards. I have been looking everywhere for custom place cards in that shape like that. Do you mind sharing how or where you got those from??

Love your planning ideas!

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I love your custom tags you did for the place cards. I have been looking everywhere for custom place cards in that shape like that. Do you mind sharing how or where you got those from??
Love your planning ideas!
No problem! I saw some cute drink umbrella's used for place cards on another bride's planning site awhile back (can't remember who??). Anyway, I bought the umbrella's at a local liquor store and forgot about them until the weekend before we left actually! So I just quickly mocked one up to see what size would work and then using Adobe Illustrator (you can use Word) I made a layout/grid with everyone's names & the flower graphic and printed them out on pink cardstock.. then just cut them, punched a hole and tied to the umbrella. Our wedding coordinator decided to put them in the wine glass which was perfect!

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And my hair flower which is actually a flower pin:
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Found the bridesmaid necklaces at Target - so cute I found one for everyone (daughter, sister, friend)
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Invitation:
I bought the paper from cardsandpockets.com. Love that store! I did the design & printing myself.
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Sand Ceremony set:
I bought this from a seller on Etsy.com.
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Do you remember who you bought the sand ceremony frame from on Etsy?

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You did an amazing job on everything!! I like the idea of the post cards instead of a guestbook. My FI and I love to travel so this is a great one for us to use.

 

Where did you buy your maracas and the fan? How much were they?

Were the invites hard to put together? I'm not crafty :{ How much was the total in the end? We're figuring out whether we should tackle this on our own or not.

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