(Closed) Creative RSVP cards?!

posted 8 years ago in Paper
Post # 3
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745 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: October 2010

I wrote to a friend on my rsvp “I’m the Maid/Matron of Honor, you mean I can’t skip out on the wedding? – Oh, and I’m bringing a date, he’ll have red meat, I’ll have chicken”..even though her card didn’t have food choices, but I knew she’d get the humour, and that my Fiance is coming. 

Post # 4
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156 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: November 2010

You could write a little poem, you could decorate the card and just respond with the usual words, but it would look “creative”. Just a couple of ideas. 

Post # 5
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687 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: June 2011

I’d be a little stumped too… it’s a cute idea but I have a feeling alot of people will put it off like you did and then forget to send the RSVP back?

Post # 6
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277 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: September 2010

Yeah, people had a hard enoughtime just filling out our regular RSVP cards. SInce you’re a bridesmaid and she knows you’re coming you can maybe draw of picture of you at the wedding?

Post # 8
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Worker bee
  • Wedding: December 2010

I think a lot of folks unintentionally write creative responses on RSVP cards. People seem to be confused by M__________ and other fill in the blank options. I even saw a post where someone wrote Myself in the blank, which made me laugh out loud. Perhaps your cousin was trying to be proactive, but I’m with you… I bet most folks won’t get it. Is she doing it because she wants to keep the RSVP cards as a memento? That’s the only reason I can see for emphasizing a creative response. I hope she numbered the RSVP cards or they might be so creative that she doesn’t know who they’re from!

Post # 11
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Newbee
  • Wedding: August 2009

We did this for our response cards and got really clever responses.  Some people decorated the card like a scrapbook, other people drew a cartoon, some wrote poems (or haikus), one wrote the response in code.  I loved them and we hung them on display at the wedding!

Post # 12
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Bumble bee

@Jennifer5642: I just recently was confused by the M. Then again, I am just a waiting bee, so I will pass this one off as a whoops moment and know better next time! I did eventually figure it out, but the RSVP sat on my table for a good 3 or 4 days before it hit me.

 

As for being creative, just color the whole thing with bright colors. Or put some stickers on it. Like a smiley face for yes. Or just put a superman sticker on it just for fun with a little speech bubble. There are a million things you could do! Don’t think too had.

 

Post # 13
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Helper bee
  • Wedding: August 2011

How about you take a picture of you and your boyfriend holding up a sign that says ‘YES!’ or Were There! or whatever? then print it out and send it to her? Or just a nice picture of you two you have already, and use a nice marker pen to write on the back or front- ‘two people who wioll be there’ or ‘we cant wait for your wedding’ or whatever.

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