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#1 becks



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    Posted 09 January 2008 - 03:22 PM

    Hi Ladies!

    Need your opinion. I worked so hard to put together a mock up of my STDs, which FI asked me to show his parents. Their reaction was not what I was looking for... FMIL suggested that I send "something more appropriate."

    My teeth are still on edge... what is more appropriate than a passport for the STD for a DW?

    So, truth, please... what do you think? (note that we don't have a date or venue yet, so it's just a mock-up.)

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    #2 cheese_diva

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      Posted 09 January 2008 - 03:26 PM

      First of all.. never ask your FMIL anything when looking for a positive reaction.. LOL

      I LOVE LOVE LOVE them!!! Your guests are going to get so excited about taking a trip when they receive a passport that you created just for your wedding..

      Poo on her.. they're awesome!!

      In fact.. the other girls are probably going to want to use your template.
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      #3 LCBride2007


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        Posted 09 January 2008 - 03:26 PM

        I think they're VERY cute - so don't listen to FMIL. You can tell you put a lot of work into them - and they're perfect! Don't let her rule your decisions, let her now and it will never stop! Why would she think that her approval somehow is required anyway?

        #4 LisaG

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          Posted 09 January 2008 - 03:27 PM

          WTF!? Something more appropriate?? Hummm.... I think those look great and are very appropriate for a DW. That's just my opinion. She's probably expecting a really formal intive to a church wedding - - that you will not be having.

          #5 AMANDA310

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            Posted 09 January 2008 - 03:29 PM

            OMG! Those are sooo cute!! I wouldn't listen to her...go with what you want, it's your day!
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            #6 jfwolfe72

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              Posted 09 January 2008 - 03:29 PM

              I love those!!! And I think they're totally appropriate! They look professionally done, yet the fact that you did them makes them even more personalized to your wedding. I say, go with them...but then again, I have caved into my family's wishes on certain things......ugh.......but still! Your STDs are great!

              #7 Yari

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                Posted 09 January 2008 - 03:30 PM

                They are so cute! I love them!!

                They are quite appropriate. Your FMIL is probably sad about the DW and wants something more formal. Is she old school?

                #8 boscobel

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                  Posted 09 January 2008 - 03:30 PM

                  I think they look great! This is YOUR wedding, so do what you want. I really think that having a DW opens up the door to do things differently and whatever makes you happy is the best way to do it.

                  #9 monicabrandon2008

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                    Posted 09 January 2008 - 03:31 PM

                    I think they are perfect for a DW! I would be so excited if I received one in the mail = )
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                    #10 Amy&Andy

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                      Posted 09 January 2008 - 03:32 PM

                      Are you kidding...your FMIL needs to stay home. Nothing could be more appropriate for a destination wedding than a dang passport! I think they look killer. Obviously you spent a great deal of time on those, and it totally paid off! They look stunning...love the colors, love the design. I would love to see more close up pics of the inside inserts. They look great. You should be very proud! To hell with FMIL...

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