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My 'Budget' DIY Invitations for AHR

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#1 josietoms

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    Posted 12 July 2010 - 05:04 PM

    As some of you may know I lost my job (redundancy) half way through our wedding planning - so the budget has been reduced as we only have 6 months to go. So my FI has tasked me with the job of making the invitations for the AHR which is going to be a big affair - 100 invites to make - as we are travelling from the UK so most people wont be coming to the wedding so we are continuing the turquoise and gold through to the AHR.

    Its working out about £1 per invite. The RSVP cards are meant to look like luggage tags - they are just free business cards from Vistaprint I have cut up and added turquoise cord. I really hope our guests like them as they will know we are on a budget but I still want everything to look good.

    Thanks for looking

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    Josie x

    #2 Shoesiesluvr

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      Posted 12 July 2010 - 05:07 PM

      Super cute...awesome job!!
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      #3 *tinkertoy*

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        Posted 12 July 2010 - 05:09 PM

        they look great!

        #4 vlynnw

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          Posted 12 July 2010 - 05:12 PM

          I think they are really cute!
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          #5 autjo

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            Posted 12 July 2010 - 05:21 PM

            I think they look great! Your guests will never know you are on a budget :)

            #6 MysTea

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              Posted 12 July 2010 - 06:46 PM

              I think they look awesome!
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              #7 kimberly333

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                Posted 12 July 2010 - 09:56 PM

                They look super! Doesn't look like you were on a budget at all!

                #8 msglave

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                  Posted 12 July 2010 - 10:04 PM

                  Hi Josie. Luggage tags are original. I like it. The outside is cute but can't tell what the inside looks like.
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                  #9 murmel

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                  Posted 12 July 2010 - 10:07 PM

                  Josie, the invites look wonderful! Never ever tell anyone you made them yourself or how much it cost...cause they look like they were professionally made :) I love Vistaprint!

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                  #10 miss_delerium

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                    Posted 14 July 2010 - 03:17 PM

                    They look awesome!! Not "budget" at all!! Like Murmel said, if you don't tell people you made them, they'll never know!!

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