DIY Wedding Project: InvitationsWe're about half-way through printing all of our invitations- we ended up buying a new printer that could print with a full bleed because nobody in the lower mainland seems to have the simple capability of doing so, despite their big, fancy printing equipment. It's been a long, stressful, frustrating process, but I'm really pleased with the results.
After printing the card, we rounded all four corners.
Next was the most finicky part: running the card through the embossing machine.
I loved adding texture to the invitations...probably my favourite feature.
We used ribbon to tie in the eggplant colour because I wanted the print design to be mostly silver and black.
Once the ribbon was secure, we mounted the card on a piece of heavy, silver cardstock.
There is a lot of labour that goes into each invitation, but seeing our stack grow higher is incredibly satisfying.
We also have two 3.5"x5" cards: the RSVP card and the reception card. We haven't even started to think about printing those, and we're hoping that it will be simpler than the invitations.