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DIY Boarding Pass STDs...lots of pics!!! :)

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#1 mekanabr

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    Posted 09 September 2010 - 06:01 PM

    Hi Ladies!  Thanks to all of your input I am finally finished with my Boarding Pass STDs!!  They went out last week and everyone loved them.  They definitely took a long time to create but it was worth it!  I designed them in Word and had them printed at Kinkos on metallic pearlescent cardstock that I ordered from Paperandmore.com.  Not sure if you can tell from the pics but the pearlescent cardstock was really neat and all the white areas on our STD are shimmery!  I created sleeves out of metallic gold linen cardstock (also from paperandmore.com) and tied them with palm raffia that I threaded through the back so that it would stay with the sleeve once it was opened.  I perforated the ‘passenger receipt’ part of the boarding pass and attached a magnet on the back so that my guests could keep that part on their fridge (if the boarding pass was too big).  I included a brochure from our resort and put it all in a razzle pink #10 envelope that I decorated with a gold palm tree (stamp and pad from Michaels).  Finished it off with personalized stamps created at zazzle.com with our date and name. 

     They turned out to be about $2.75 per STD.  That price included cardstock, envelopes, 2 stamps per STD, printing costs, and raffia). I didn’t add in any equipment that I had to buy to make them since I’ll be using it for all my DIY wedding stuff.  Not bad imo!

     Boarding Pass STDs



    Its shimmery!!



    Boarding Pass and passenger receipt magnet



    Sleeve Front



    Sleeve Back



    Sleeve and contents



    Save the Date!!



    STD, Sleeve and Envelope




    Our custom made stamps from zazzle.com


    #2 skadow

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      Posted 09 September 2010 - 06:08 PM

      Very nice, I love them! Congrats on an awsome STD

      #3 AishaB

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        Posted 09 September 2010 - 06:08 PM

        Great job!

        BDW the best place for my TYPE A personality!

        #4 KarenM

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          Posted 10 September 2010 - 02:19 AM

          Great job! Really like the graphic you used! congrats on getting them done!

          #5 Brandy

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            Posted 10 September 2010 - 04:36 AM

            You should be really proud of yourself Megan these STD's are amazing!!! I really LOVE the stamp you put on the envelope! Congrats and great job!!

            #6 *Karla*

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              Posted 10 September 2010 - 10:50 AM

              Great job, I love the vibrant colors!

              #7 Teira1031

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                Posted 10 September 2010 - 10:58 AM

                They look fantastic! Great job!

                #8 2ndtimebride

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                  Posted 10 September 2010 - 11:02 AM

                  Wow! These are beautiful and very thoughtful right down to the stamp!

                  #9 mekanabr

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                    Posted 11 September 2010 - 06:24 PM

                    Thanks ladies!!!! :)

                    #10 niajs

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                      Posted 12 September 2010 - 04:38 AM

                      They're wonderful - pretty good price too!

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