After borrowing many of your ideas on this forum, I thought I could make my own invites. I attempted and got too frustrated. I created a monogram which my friend worked off of for the invites. She was very patient with me and did a fabulous job!
Almond cardstock from Micahels - on sale $0.29 each
Brown #10 envelopes from Staples - $3.99 each
Gold pen from Staples - on sale for $2.00
Perforator from Michaels - $2.99
The following I borrowed from friends or people at work:
double sided take
blades and exacto knives