Thursday, June 21, 2012

You're Invited...

Hey Mickey, look what arrived in the mail today! (Yes, this is the exact conversation Minnie & Mickey had when opening their invite. And I'm sure every single one of my guests had a similar one. But back to Disneyland...)
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How clever that we received a piece of mail from Louisiana and there's Louisiana stamps on it. And look how the label wraps around to the back to shows the return address.
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Such artfully lined envelopes. Just looking at the purple polka dots reminds of the polka dots on my dress. And see that pocketfold peaking out?
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How cute is that bellyband showing off the bride and groom's monogram?
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There's so many different pieces inside! I love how the ceremony detail is front and center and all the additional information is conveniently on the side.
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There's directions from both New Orleans and Louisiana,
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and conveniently on the back of the directions is a custom map. Isn't the riverboat floating on the Mississippi River just darling?
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There's an information card which is so helpful with hotel information as well as their wedding website address.
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Isn't it smart to say on the RSVP card just how many are invited? I guess we won't be able to bring Donald along. And I love how the yes check box is so much bigger than the no, it really makes to want to attend just so I can check the bigger box.
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Going back to the invitation itself don't you love how the ribbon holds it all together?
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And how magical does the monogram look underneath the sheet of velum with all the ceremony details?
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I guess we better send our RSVP back immediately to use that Louisiana forever stamp placed here as well.
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So maybe every guest didn't react exactly the same as Minnie. But I'm sure some, probably half, if I had to guess, made the exact same comments.

8 comments:

  1. Just beautiful. I love the look of the outer envelope and the ribbons.

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  2. They are BEAUTIFUL! How fun for your guests to receive these gorgeous invites in the mail. They turned out just perfect!!

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  3. Love them! Great idea on putting how many are invited. We couldn't believe how many wrote "4" or more on that part when clearly only 2 were invited!!

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  4. I think "___ of ___ attending" FILLED IN is one of the best ideas I've seen!

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  5. So beautiful. Love the idea of "__ of __ attending."

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  6. The invitation looks great!!! You did a wonderful job picking it out and getting it all ready!

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  7. Your invitations look gorgeous! I am SO impressed that you did them all on our own. I love all the details- the whole suite looks great & very well thought out. Well done :)

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