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My AMAZING and unique "THANK YOU CARDS" - UPDATE (with Pics)

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#1 simba1234

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    Posted 03 August 2011 - 07:35 AM

    A long time ago I started a thread asking for opinions on a crazy idea I had for thank you cards (I get these crazy ideas in my head all the time:)  At the time I wanted to create a mini magazine. Here's my original thread: thank you cover.jpg


    thank you rehearsal.jpg


    thank you 2.jpg


    thank you 3.jpg


    thank you 4.jpg



    thank you 7.jpg



    thank you last.jpg


    I did these through Mypublisher.com which is super, super easy to use!   All you do is drag and drop your pictures where you want them.  The print quality was absolutely AMAZING and stunning!  The colors were vibrant, the pages were premium and high quality.  It looked really professional.  A lot of people thought I got these as part of my photographer package.  I LOVE mypublisher.com (you would think I'm a spokesperson for them :) 


    Each book is small - the size is 5.75 x 7.75 (if you want a visual, just take a piece of paper and fold it in half - it's about that size).


    The cost for a booklet with 20 pages is $9.99 BUT they have these great promotions all the time so you can get a really good discount.  In my case, I took advantage of a buy one, get one free promotion so each book came out to less than $5.  I sent one to each couple. 


    If you think that's too much money, they have a new even smaller booklet now which is only $2.49. 

    This is something you can only pull off with a DW because it's less people so you can include pictures of everyone in the book AND you won't break the bank sending one to everyone. 


    Hope this inspires someone to do something different.  I wanted to really find a way to thank my guests in a unique way because not only did they take their personal time and money to travel far, they also gave us the best gift of all by giving us a week that we will never forget for the rest of our lives.  It was worth the $100 bucks or so I spent on them. 


    #2 futuremrstgun

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      Posted 03 August 2011 - 07:46 AM



      thanks for sharing such a unique way to thank guests for making your big day memorable...


      LOVE IT!!!





      #3 clgriffi7

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        Posted 03 August 2011 - 07:47 AM

        Those are soo nice.  I am not surprised all of your guests called and raved about them.


        I am not sure my fiance would be willing to go for it, but I may just have to sneak around and do this on my own!


        And congratulations on your wedding - it looks like your group had an amazing time.

        #4 simba1234

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          Posted 03 August 2011 - 07:50 AM

          Thank you!  I just realized that for some reason the picture of the cover page has some weird image over it so I'm re-posting it..


          thank you cover.jpg

          #5 torilynnsmith

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            Posted 03 August 2011 - 07:51 AM

            OMG AMAZING idea!!!!!!! I am totally stealing this I just LOVE LOVE LOVE what you did!!!!!! What a great way to thank your guests while providing essentially a photo album of the week for them!!!! Now I just have to be sure we take a TON of pictures!!!!!



            #6 canadiangirl

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              Posted 03 August 2011 - 09:40 AM

              im so glad i went through thank you posts...i luv this idea, and its such a great way to share your week, i might have to use this idea. $5.00 is a great price wow

              Two hands will join together on their special day and look at each other and say I DO on April 14 2012 in Montego Bay Jamaica

              #7 coconoir1908

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                Posted 03 August 2011 - 10:07 AM

                This is simply amazing!! Fab Idea. 

                #8 Cdunn514

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                  Posted 03 August 2011 - 11:32 AM

                  This is such a great idea, and they turned out amazing!

                  #9 JBean

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                    Posted 03 August 2011 - 12:20 PM

                    Great idea! I very well might steal it! ;)

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                    #10 shan0487

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                    Posted 03 August 2011 - 12:50 PM

                    Wow this is amazing!!! You did a wonderful job! I am so stealing this idea- but I will probably make the smaller books! How much did the books you made cost you to send in the mail?  Thankyou so much for sharing!

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