DIY Wedding Card
DIY Wedding Card

With the wedding season upon us, here is a beautiful card you can make up quickly and very economically.     Easily make a few at a time to keep on hand for the next wedding reception or bridal shower you are invited to. 

Homemade Wedding/Bridal Shower Card

Supplies and directions listed below in an easy to print form, but here is a tutorial to help you with your project:DIY Wedding Card 1Cut out the paper pieces as instructed.Trace the heart from the pattern below onto your choice of patterned paper.  Though shown in red, adapt for wedding colors of your choice.DIY Wedding Card 2Fold the 4×11″ cardstock in half.

Center and glue the 3.5×5″ printed paper on the front of the card.

Glue the .5×4″ red cardstock, 2 inches from the bottom.   NOTE: Use care to ONLY glue the very sides of the band to the card.DIY Wedding Card 3

Glue the jewels on the edges of the band or brads.DIY Wedding Card 4With a small (not the regular size) hole punch make an opening in the top of the pattern.DIY Wedding Card 5Fold the ribbon in half and push the folded edge from the back to the front.DIY Wedding Card 6

Slide the heart through the band and glue the heart into place. EASY, economical and personalized.  DIY Wedding Card 7

DIY Wedding Card

Thank you Dorthy for sharing with us this very versatile card!

Here are the complete instructions, including the heart to trace:


Copyright Carrie Groneman, A Mother’s Shadow, 2014

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