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How to Make… Simple Floral Invitations

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Make Simple Floral Invitations – It Couldn’t Be Easier!

DIY doesn’t have to be a drama. You can make it as simple or as complicated as you want. That’s the great thing. We wanted to show you just how simple DIY can be. This gorgeous design is all about layering colour and pattern to create something really pretty.

how to make blue floral wedding invitations

DIY doesn’t have to be a drama. You can make it as simple or as complicated as you want. That’s the great thing. We wanted to show you just how simple DIY can be. This gorgeous design is all about layering colour and pattern to create something really pretty.

top tip Blue Floral simple but striking wedding invitation

This design is totally customisable. By changing the colour or print, you can create drastically different looks. Here’s how to make the Blue Floral one pictured above.

 

HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

Maya Blue Card, maya blue A4 card. Pearlised blue card and paper. turquoise azure navy navy sapphire blue-grey. Plain decorative card for DIY wedding stationery. 1/2 sheet of Maya Blue Card BUY
lois_petrol_blue_floral_printed_paper 1/2 sheet of Lois Paper in Petrol Blue BUY
A4 Card in White. A4, card, high quality, white board 1/2 sheet of Matt off White Card BUY
Maya Blue Card, maya blue A4 card. Pearlised blue card and paper. turquoise azure navy navy sapphire blue-grey. Plain decorative card for DIY wedding stationery. 1/2 sheet of Maya Blue Paper BUY

 

 

Other Things You Might Need:

Tools_270x250 Paper Trimmer BUY
Useful_270x250 Tape Runner or Double Sided Tape BUY

 

 

INSTRUCTIONS:

PRINTING: Print your wording on to a sheet of Maya Blue Paper. Cut down to size. The finished size should be 9.5cm x 9.5cm. You should be able to fit 2 panels on to each sheet of A4 paper However, if you are careful, you will be able to fit 4 panels (cutting down the amount of paper you will need to purchase).

  1. Cut a piece of Maya Blue Card 14cm x 14cm
  2. Cut a piece of Lois Paper in Petrol Blue 13.5cm x 13.5cm.   Use your tape runner or double sided tape to stick on top of the Maya Blue Card Panel. Make sure that your borders are even.
  3. Cut a piece of Matt Off White Card 10.5cm x 10.5cm. Stick to the centre of the Lois Paper.
  4. Stick your printed wording panel on top of the Matt Off White Card.

It really is as simple as that!

CUSTOMISED VERSIONS:

how to make simple wedding invites

 

PURPLE WITH TROPICAL PRINT (Top Left)

HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

Vivid Purple Card, vivid purple A4 card. Bright purple card stock. Make your own wedding stationery with products from Imagine DIY. Card and Paper for spring, summer, autumn and winter weddings. 1 sheet of Vivid Purple Card BUY
tropicana_bright_tropical_print_paper_craft_diy_wedding 1/2 sheet of Tropicana Paper BUY
Vivid Purple Card, vivid purple A4 card. Bright purple card stock. Make your own wedding stationery with products from Imagine DIY. Card and Paper for spring, summer, autumn and winter weddings. 1/2 sheet of Vivid Purple Paper BUY

 

 

LILAC WITH GEOMETRIC PRINT (Top Centre)

HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

A4 Card Plum, pearlised purple A4 Card and paper. Plum 1 sheet of Plum Card BUY
Geometric Paper Lilac 1/2 sheet of Geometric Lilac Paper BUY
A4 Card Plum, pearlised purple A4 Card and paper. Plum 1/2 sheet of Plum Paper BUY

 

 

 

LILAC WITH FLORAL PRINT (Top Right)

HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

A4 Paper Periwinkle, periwinkle lilac pearlised A4 card. Make your own wedding stationery at Imagine DIY. Card and Paper for spring, summer, autumn and winter weddings. 1 sheet of Periwinkle Card BUY
bird_of_paradise_vibrant_print_craft_paper 1/2 sheet of Bird of Paradise Paper BUY
A4 Paper Periwinkle, periwinkle lilac pearlised A4 card. Make your own wedding stationery at Imagine DIY. Card and Paper for spring, summer, autumn and winter weddings. 1/2 sheet of Periwinkle Paper BUY

 

 

TOASTED ALMOND WITH LACE (Centre Left)

HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

A4 Card Bisque, pearlised a4 card and paper in mink. Bisque lustre 1 sheet of Bisque Card BUY
almond, beige, Lace, Natural, patterned paper, print, toasted almond, valenciennes 1/2 sheet of Valenciennes in Toasted Almond BUY
A4 Card Bisque, pearlised a4 card and paper in mink. Bisque lustre 1/2 sheet of Bisque Paper BUY

 

 

 

STRAWBERRY ICE WITH LACE (Centre Right)

HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

Persian Pink Paper , persian pink a4 card. Dusky pink pearlised card. Make your own wedding stationery with products from Imagine DIY. Card and Paper for spring, summer and autumn weddings. 1 sheet of Persian Pink Card BUY
Lace, patterned paper, pink, print, strawberry, valenciennes 1/2 sheet of Valenciennes in Strawberry Ice BUY
Persian Pink Paper , persian pink a4 card. Dusky pink pearlised card. Make your own wedding stationery with products from Imagine DIY. Card and Paper for spring, summer and autumn weddings. 1/2 sheet of Persian Pink Paper BUY

 

 

BLUE AND WHITE CHINA (Bottom Left)

HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

Zaffre Paper, zaffre, bright turquoise A4 paper. Make your own wedding stationery with products from Imagine DIY. Plain decorative card for DIY wedding stationery. 1 sheet of Zaffre Card BUY
porcelain_blue_and_white_delft_blue_and_white_patterend_paper 1/2 sheet of Porcelain Paper BUY
Zaffre Paper, zaffre, bright turquoise A4 paper. Make your own wedding stationery with products from Imagine DIY. Plain decorative card for DIY wedding stationery. 1/2 sheet of Zaffre Paper BUY

 

 

AQUA WITH LACE (Bottom Right)

HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

pearlised_card_white_cream_ivory (2) 1 sheet of Pearlised Ivory Card BUY
aquamarine, blue, Lace, light blue, patterned paper, print, valenciennes 1/2 sheet of Valenciennes Aqua Paper BUY
A4 Card Pearlised Ivory card ivory paper pearl pearlised pearlised ivory 1/2 sheet of Pearlised Ivory Paper BUY

 

 

Try different papers  to create a striking invite that’s perfect for you!