Originally published on October 21, 2008
Miss Dalmatian nominates Ms. Fondue’s tutorial on embossing invitations. Miss D says, “There have been a few excellent embossing tutorials. The one that I bookmarked was this one from Ms Fondue—I plan to use it when embossing our invites!”
Don’t worry; I won’t keep you guys in suspense!
I showed you all the original designs we considered. But as I was designing all of those, as I mentioned, I decided I wanted something with a little more texture. Now it’s time to reveal the real thing.
Note: If you are invited to our wedding, please do not proceed beyond this point!
Our invitations were created in four stages:
- Print the wording onto card stock
- Emboss the damask design
- Add ribbon
- Assemble card stock pieces
For the first stage, I simply created a Microsoft Word document using the dimensions of my white card stock and printed them all on my home printer.
The second stage was the longest, and so I bring the tutorial I promised in my coasters post! (Would you believe I took these step-by-step photos back in April, just in case I was ever blogging for Weddingbee one day? Ha!)
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