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Topic: Completed Teal/peacock DIY invites  (Read 1661 times)
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« on: July 13, 2007 08:15:28 PM »

I bought the background and sash from http://www.formal-invitations.com/teal-invitation.html I had the white and brown cardstock and photo border punch at home. I went through about 3-4 different colors of ribbon till I finally found one that matched the color of the background. I think they turned out pretty nice. I'm happy with them  Grin

It's sort of hard to see but I made a peacock feather watermark to put behind the writing.


I ended up using the 2 different colors of brown paper because it was all stuff I had laying around the house. Both of them worked and I didn't have enough of either to complete the whole bunch. It worked.

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« Reply #1 on: July 13, 2007 09:32:49 PM »

Beautiful! I think the watermark is great, not too dark or light.  And it doesn't matter if the papers are different shades of brown - they're all going to different people, so no chances to compare!  Grin
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« Reply #2 on: July 27, 2007 08:38:22 AM »

Those are truly delightful!  And to think you made them with stuff you already had!  Genius!  Smiley 
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« Reply #3 on: July 27, 2007 09:52:14 AM »

Beautiful!  I love the teal... then again, I'm partial because teal is our wedding color too.  I just love it!  And your paper bands are SO pretty!   Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: July 31, 2007 04:55:27 PM »

Very pretty
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