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« on: April 18, 2007 06:04:22 PM »

My idea for favors: the ultimate treat, cookies and cocoa.  I have already bought little plastic treat bags for the cookies and have two huge boxes of Swiss Miss packets... how do I wrap them together? I'm having a fall/nature themed wedding, so I'd like to do something that would be appropriate... any ideas would be appreciated! thank you!
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« Reply #1 on: April 18, 2007 06:41:26 PM »

Im thinking a pretty like cardboard box with fall leave in there and u can set the chocolate and goodies on like a bed of leaves. watcha think?

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« Reply #2 on: April 19, 2007 07:38:36 AM »

I am using chinese take out food containters for my favors. They are a blank slate and can be decorated so many ways. I am using the 1/2 pint small ones, but you can get them bigger and put your cookies and cocoa in them and then "theme them up" any way you want to.

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« Reply #3 on: April 20, 2007 09:53:49 PM »

I've seen people on Ebay selling pre-packaged wedding favors of teabags with a wrapper printed with your names and date-- I don't see why it would be that hard to print your own, stick the hot chocolate pack in there, and hole punch the bottom and put a ribbon to tie it??

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« Reply #4 on: July 25, 2007 06:32:53 PM »

This is what I came up with: Tags created in Word, printed on white cardstock and glued to red cardstock for color.  I didn't end up going with the cookies, as they would have to be done the week of the wedding and I didn't need anything else to do! I did find 'hot chocolate pops' on Oriental Trading and using them to mix cocoa -- heavenly.  Then i just popped them all into my cheap little favor bags, tied with ribbons with hot-glued silk leaves.  Word to the wise: Take a year to plan your wedding so you can stock up on seasonal clearance the year before!
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