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How to created elegant baby shower invitations

Created Elegant Baby Shower Invitations

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Gather your blank notecards and envelopes along with your ink and stamps

Gather your blank notecards and envelopes along with your ink and stamps

Fold the notecards along the scoreline to create the base of your invitation, My invitations measure 2-1/2x4-1/2 when folded.

Fold the notecards along the scoreline to create the base of your invitation, My invitations measure 2-1/2x4-1/2 when folded.

Stamp your image along the bottom edge of your envelope. Use a stamping platform to stamp your image multiple times. This makes sure your image is aligned correctly every time.

Stamp your image along the bottom edge of your envelope. Use a stamping platform to stamp your image multiple times. This makes sure your image is aligned correctly every time.

Stamp multiple times with the Decades Venetian Lace ink to get a sharper image.

Stamp multiple times with the Decades Venetian Lace ink to get a sharper image.

After the border has been stamped you can align the next stamp exactly where you need it.

After the border has been stamped you can align the next stamp exactly where you need it.

Add flowers and twine to the front of the envelope using hot glue. Your envelope is finished.

Add flowers and twine to the front of the envelope using hot glue. Your envelope is finished.

Stamp the inside of your invitations first using the Decades Venetian Lace ink. Using the stamping platform stamp the image multiple times to ensure a crisp image.

Stamp the inside of your invitations first using the Decades Venetian Lace ink. Using the stamping platform stamp the image multiple times to ensure a crisp image.

Trim the pink solid image to measure 1/4 inch smaller than the inside of your invitation. Stamp the same border along the bottom edge using the Decades Venetian Lace Ink. Stamp multiple times.

Trim the pink solid image to measure 1/4 inch smaller than the inside of your invitation. Stamp the same border along the bottom edge using the Decades Venetian Lace Ink. Stamp multiple times.

Using scrap of white cardstock and stamp the wreath image.

Using scrap of white cardstock and stamp the wreath image.

Note: stamp multiple times so you have a crisp image.

Note: stamp multiple times so you have a crisp image.

Center the New Arrival stamp in the center of the wreath and stamp with the same ink.

Center the New Arrival stamp in the center of the wreath and stamp with the same ink.

Note: stamp the image multiple times to ensure a nice crisp image. Using a stamping platform makes this super easy.

Note: stamp the image multiple times to ensure a nice crisp image. Using a stamping platform makes this super easy.

Trim out your wreath image with either a punch, die, or scissors.  In the edges of your cut image with the Venetian Lace ink.

Trim out your wreath image with either a punch, die, or scissors. In the edges of your cut image with the Venetian Lace ink.

Trim your design paper to measure 1/8 inch smaller than the front of your notecard. Ink the edges of your design papers with Photogenic ink to make the pattern paper stand out from the white cardstock

Trim your design paper to measure 1/8 inch smaller than the front of your notecard. Ink the edges of your design papers with Photogenic ink to make the pattern paper stand out from the white cardstock

Add the stamped pink paper to the inside of the card as shown. Add additional images if desired. Ink the edges of the pink paper with the Photogenic ink if desired.

Add the stamped pink paper to the inside of the card as shown. Add additional images if desired. Ink the edges of the pink paper with the Photogenic ink if desired.

Add your focal image to the front of your invitation with foam dots.

Add your focal image to the front of your invitation with foam dots.

Create as many invitations as needed for your event. Using a stamping platform helps to ensure all of the invitations are the same.

Create as many invitations as needed for your event. Using a stamping platform helps to ensure all of the invitations are the same.

  • Graphic 45 Princess 8x8 paper pad
  • Graphic 45 Princess patterns and solids paper pad
  • white blank notecards and envelopes
  • Graphic 45 Decades Ink - Venetian Lace
  • Graphic 45 Decades Ink - Photogenic
  • Graphic 45 Precious Memories Stamps #2
  • Graphic 45 Precious Memories Stamps #3
  • Graphic 45 Rose Bouquet Collection Precious Pink
  • Graphic 45 Rose Bouquet Collection Classic Ivory
  • Adhesive
  • paper trimmer
  • bone folder
  • shimmer pen
  • foam adhesive
  • ivory jute string twine
  • stamping platform
  • white cardstock scraps for stamping images