The festive season is the time for family reunions and 'get-togethers' with friends. Add to the festive occasion by sending out your own invitations! The advent of the computer age with printers has made it possible to do so much - we can even print Xmas Invitations with our family photos. Whether it is an invitation to a party, to tea or Christmas dinner this article will help! Have some fun and make your own Xmas invitations this year!
Homemade Christmas Invitations
Get yourself organised with the materials that you will require to make your Invitations.
Sharp scissors, a stapler, adhesives, tape and glues, pens, glitter and sequins, colorful pieces of ribbons and a ruler
Suitable card for your invitation
Suitable photo if required
Computer and printer (You can use card as an invitation 'folder' and print the wording separately that can then be inserted and attached to the card
The Content for Christmas Invitations
Take a little time to decide the required content for your Christmas Invitations. The following checklist is full of ideas to get you prepared! There are so many things to prepare and it's important to know exactly how many people to expect for a celebration! So avoid leaving out some vital information with our list of things to consider for the content of your Christmas Invitations:
Choose a theme for your Xmas invitations - Photo? Formal or Informal style? Modern or traditional?
Colors and graphics to use on the Xmas Invitations?
Type / Format of card - Postcard or folded notelet format
Information required for the Xmas Party Invitation!
Who - Who is hosting the event and who is being invited
Where - Where the event is being held
Why - The reason for the celebration e.g. party, drinks, dinner or tea
When - The Date and the Time of the event!
What - Any special instructions - bring a bottle, fancy dress etc.
How - How to reply! Contact info ( address or, if an informal invite, telephone number, FAX or email address ). Do you include an RSVP requesting a formal written reply and the date the reply is required by or do you want an informal reply by telephone, FAX or email
The Wording Template for Christmas Invitations
Check out our wording template for Christmas Invitations. The template will give you a good idea of what to put and you can change the wording to suit your own Xmas Invitations
Come and join us for Christmas Dinner!
Given by Joanne and John Smith at
200, Main Street, Knightsbridge
on Friday December 25
at 7.30 in the evening
Let's get together and
eat, drink and be merry!
R.S.V.P. Tel: Joanne 223.768.2603
Add a Verse to you Christmas Invitations
You can add a verse of your choice to your homemade Christmas Invitations. Check out the following links for inspiration!
Verses for Christmas Cards
Christmas Card Sayings