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5 Tips for Creating Stylish Invitations

April 23, 2015
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Invitations are an important feature of a memorable celebration. They can prepare guests for your event, create excitement and add a sense of occasion. The invitation essentially lets your guests know the purpose, the location, the date and time. It can also contain other information like a dress-up theme, social media links, requests for dietary requirements etc. Once you have all of your party details confirmed, you have all the information that you will need to create your party invitations.

So as you can see there are quite a few aspects to consider when putting your invitation together.  You don’t need to go overboard but a few essential details can add a little style to your invite. I thought I would share my five tips for creating a stylish invitation. Continue Reading

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