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Many people wonder what reception cards are. Today, wedding invitations have more cards inside them that they seem to be like kits. The reception invite is a card which sole purpose is to give the guests information about the wedding's reception. it has all the necessary information and details which help your guest find and get to the wedding reception easier. The card can even be used to disseminate need to know information and requests that the bride and groom have about the wedding's reception. In a way, the reception invitation is a ticket to the party and celebration afterwards.
DIY Craft Essential #1: Washi tape
DIY Craft Essential #2: Needle nose pliers
The reception is the first event that the bride and groom attend as an official couple. The reception cards invite the couple's friends and family to celebrate the beginning of their lives together. Most specialty shops that make customized wedding invitations offer these cards, and these shops can be found everywhere. Depending on the design and material used on the reception cards, price can vary from 4 to 10 dollars or even more. If you want to go all out with your wedding invitation, then by all means, order them from the shop. Getting them there will also give you the assurance that you are picking out the best material since you can personally check them out.
DIY Craft Essential #3: X-acto knife
DIY Craft Essential #4: Spray paint
You can cut cost on your reception cards if you get them on the net. There are a lot of card making and designing sites online that have designs and templates that you can use to make customized invitations and cards for your wedding. Like the shops, you choose the design that you want to use and personalize this. You can even change details like those that the color scheme, the font used on the text and the paper that it will be printed on. Ordering your invitations online will cut a lot of cost since the sites offer their printing services for 2 to 8 dollars. You can also check out if the site offers a sample pack where they send you a sample of their finished product before you make a decision.
For the contents of reception cards, there are no rules to follow. You can place anything you want as long as it has all the important details of the reception in it. You can add a map, request your guests to come in specific attire, place the program at the back of the reception cards, anything you want basically. all you need to remember is to have when the reception is, where it will be held and what time it will start.