We used one of my fave engagement pictures taken by
Did you know the USPS has a MINIMUM mailing size! They do!
News to me.. but anyway…
So don’t laugh… But my initial thought was this…
I know… Cutting out backing by hand for 125 Save the Dates was NOT my brightest idea.. Luckily I only cut a few before coming to my senses and realizing this would be a perfect SILHOUETTE project!!
I had some trouble getting the correct cutting settings set up…
I used textured scrapbook paper purchased for $5 a book from Wal-Mart.
Since my paper was textured I finally used the Patterned Paper setting and that worked like a charm!
Here you can see the four shapes cut from one sheet of scrapbook paper. To get the paper (the large square sheets) to fit in my Silhouette, I just trimmed them down with scissors.
A one time thing… My thoughts are to add as many extra details and nice touches as I can handle!