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Topic: Father's 80th Birthday Kiddish/Lunch  (Read 1124 times)
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« on: April 17, 2012 02:00:44 PM »

My sisters and I are giving our Father an 80th birthday celebration. So I figured to save some money we would rather pay to the caterer, it was decided I would print the invitations, et all.

Never having printed in large quantity like this, I was quite pleased with how smooth it went. The cards and envelopes are from Micheal's, and I used OpenOffice for format and printing everything.

Here are the invites, envelopes, reply cards, lunch cards and hospitality cards. The card stack is a cream color and everything is printed in steel gray, except for the little heart in the border of the invitation. It is of course in red.

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This was much easier than I expected, and would do it again. Now to stuff and mail them all out.  Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: April 17, 2012 02:05:12 PM »

Those are so pretty. They turned out wonderful.
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« Reply #2 on: April 17, 2012 02:14:22 PM »

They look wonderful! Happy birthday to your Dad!  Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: April 17, 2012 02:41:17 PM »

Those are great invitations!
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« Reply #4 on: April 17, 2012 05:51:43 PM »

Thank you muchly, ladies Smiley
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