Collect your wedding cards in style, with our latest exclusive printable design. This hand-lettered “cards” print is available in our shop for only $0.99 and it’s color possibilities are endless! Print with a laser printer, trim and add your favorite color of metallic foil to the design for a fabulously shiny look. With a display like one of these three ideas below, your wedding cards are sure to not be lost in the shuffle!
Any Cute Basket Will Do
Find a basket that you love; either at Home Goods, Hobby Lobby, or your local thrift shop and easily turn it into the perfect cards basket with our cute printable! Try to pick a basket you can repurpose as home decor after your event and it’ll be a win-win!
- Minc Foiling Machine
- Laser Printer
- Toner Reactive Foil
- Hole Punch
- Corner Trimmer
- Our “cards” printable sign, for sale in our shop for only $0.99!
Print + Cut
Print our “cards” design onto 8.5″ x 11″ cardstock in your choice of color, ranging from light to dark, using a laser printer. The laser printer toner is what the foil sticks to! Cut down to 5 x 7.
Round or cut the corners if you’d like and then hole punch where needed for the basket you’ll be hanging the sign on.
Cover the black printed design with toner reactive foil in your choice of color, here I’m using silver. Place inside of a carrier sheet and feed through your Minc Machine!
If you’ve never seen this technique before, you might want to visit this post of ours where we talk about it in detail.
Reveal Your Foiled Design
Open the carrier sheet and peel back the foil to see your cards sign all pretty and shiny! My favorite part!
Gold, Copper, Silver Foil
Dark Paper Rejoice!
Many of you would like to use black or dark colored papers like this navy blue for your wedding, but are limited because printers don’t print “white” or any other color that would stand out. But adding foil is perfect! You don’t need to be able to see the toner, as long as it’s there the foil will stick!
As with all our DIY tutorials, if you create one of our projects please send us a picture – We Love Seeing Your Creativity! If you use Instagram or Twitter please use the hashtag #SomethingTurquoiseDIY and it will show up on our Get Social page. Happy Crafting!
DIY Tutorial Credits
Photography + DIY Tutorial: Jen Causey of Something Turquoise // “cards” Design: Shop Something Turquoise // Minc Foil Machine: Amazon // Canon Laser Printer: Amazon // Toner Reactive Foil Sheets: Amazon // Cardstock: Paper Source // Corner Punch: Amazon // Wire + Copper Basket: Target // Other Baskets: Personal Stash // Nail Polish: OPI – Withstands the Test of Thyme
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