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Halloween Luminary Invitations

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Fishing Party Invitation

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A fishing-themed party that includes the invitations shown here, gummy-worm decorations, favors, a wooden-fish painting project, and a fish-shaped chocolate cake studded with candy wafers is sure to make a big splash.
Materials
  • No. 4 fishhook
  • Wire cutters
  • Rectangular eraser
  • Fine ballpoint pen
  • Utility knife
  • Photocopied image of a fish
  • Colored stock paper and matching envelopes
  • Scissors
  • Glue stick
  • Ink pad
  • Rug needle, nail, or small hole punch
  • Waxed thread
  • Gummy worms
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Graduation Tassel Invitation

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Inspired by the classic mortarboard, these clever invitations are sure to win high marks among graduation-party guests.
Materials
  • Tassel Invitation Template
  • Card stock
  • Paper
  • Bone folder
  • 1/8-inch satin ribbon
  • Mat knife (optional)
  • 2-inch piece of cardboard, to make tassels
  • Craft needle
  • Button (in a color that matches card)
  • Matching envelopes to match (6 by 6 inches)
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Flower Party Invitations

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Halloween Invitation Mask

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Crafting and DIY, Halloween
Make a one-of-a-kind Halloween card or invitation using these simple instructions.
Materials
  • Halloween paper pad
  • Grid ruler
  • Bone folder
  • White or off-white card stock
  • Craft knife
  • Invitation message template
  • Double-sided tape
  • Writing pen
  • Wide-tipped glue pen
  • Glitter
  • Haunted House craft punch
  • Mask template
  • Stapler
  • Screw punch
  • 1/8- to 1/4-inch-wide black elastic
  • Transparent tape
  • Standard legal-sized envelope (optional)
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Owl Invitations

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Frightening fetes call for equally spirited invitations. This Halloween, tempt nocturnal visitors with a menacing wide-eyed owl. The creatures have movable body parts, attached with miniature brads, which make them compact to send and spook-tacular to receive.
Materials
  • Owl invitation
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Teddy Bear Fold-Out Baby Shower Invitation

Steps:4
A beloved and enduring tradition, baby showers call for memorable invitations. The idea explained here is easy to make and is sure to generate excitement over the occasion.
Materials
  • Handmade Card Kit
  • Custom-Paper Stationery Kit, available at The Catalog for Living
  • Scalloped paper edgers
  • Teddy bear rotary craft punch by Marvy Uchida
  • White card stock
  • Vellum paper
  • Blue or pink card stock
  • White envelopes (A-2 size)
  • Daisy patterned fabric (Schoolhouse Quilt Shoppe)
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