Tuesday, April 26, 2011

{Mr. and Mrs.}

Before Trev and I can become Mr. and Mrs. we need to get our invites done!! We have been working on these {along with various family members and best maids} for at least 3 weeks! But we saved a ton of cash doing them by ourselves...


...100 cut by hand {well the machine below did most of the work}


...The Accuform!!


...All our little pretties getting ready for the final stages; still have to add some ribbon and a "charm", stuff the invitation with appropriate information {registry,map,details}, and then they can be mailed off to their final destination. Our furthest invitation will be travelling to Australia! And the closest will be just across the street <3


...Ooo I just about forgot about our "wish tree" tags!! These are our modern twist on the traditional guest book! I will tell you more about these in a couple weeks...

Any neat guest book ideas you have seen? or heard of? I just love hearing about the creative things people come up with!!

7 comments:

  1. hello! just found your blog through your big win over at gussy! how fun :) do you live in indianapolis? it's nice to see a blog from someone not married with kiddos like me lol! i'm getting married in october, we should swap planning stories!

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  2. Hey Kristin!! Gussy is the best hey? I'm acctually from a small town outside of Rocky Mountain House in Alberta, Canada! HA what a mouth full....Congrats on your upcomming marriage!

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  3. Hey Dallas! Found you from Gussy..congrats on the win! :) I've seen some cute ideas for guest books - one being a couple polaroid cameras to snap a photo and then sign the bottom, another one being a small flat card to write a note that will later be out into a scrap book along with the wedding photos. Happy Planning!! xoxo

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  4. hiiii! i found you through gussy sew's blog and i love love love you thus far!
    i heart your invites and in the future i may borrow your idea! i just wanted to let you know at my cousin's wedding they made a photo book and had their guests sign the different pages. also at my friends wedding last summer they had a photo booth and guests took pictures in the booth and then pasted them in a blank book and wrote a message next to their photo. both are super cute! one is more expensive than the other though. i can't wait to see what you come up with! congrats!

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  5. HEEEY LADIES!! Welcome to Sew Indy! Both great ideas...photo booth, that would be amazing! I have also seen someone do that and the pics turned out great...the ones at the end of the night were sooo funny!

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  6. For some reason I thought you were already married... I just checked, I was working on your interview and you referred to Trevor as your hubs once! So you're not quite there yet, exciting! When is the big day?

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  7. HA! Nope we are getting married in September the 10th to be exact! I always just call him my hubs! It's easyier than fiance and more grown up than boyfriend...lol

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