(Closed) Do you throw away photo cards?

posted 4 years ago in Paper
Post # 2
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Helper bee
  • Wedding: March 2015

I toss em.  

Post # 3
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: Hawksnest Cove Beach St John USVI

I throw them away (with exception of my nieces) but Darling Husband likes to keep them. We compromise and keep them for a season or two then toss them.

Post # 4
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: November 2012

After I’ve read them I usually put them on the fridge. Then after a little while I’ll toss them. 

Post # 5
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: May 2016

They always end up in the trash at my house. I do make sure that I share it with Fiance so he can see, but a photo thank you  gets treated the same as a regular one. I hold onto and display holiday cards for a bit though… But I don’t keep them.

Post # 6
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: September 2013

Eventually, yes I throw them away.  I’ll keep them on my fridge for a little while, and then it goes into the trash.  I just don’t think I’ll regret not having the “Smith’s Family Christmas card 2014” in 40 years.  

Post # 7
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Buzzing Beekeeper
  • Wedding: July 2016

I throw away generic items, but keep personalized ones–I’ve kept every thank you card I’ve gotten and put them up on my pinboard (I lost one from a student which bums me out–I thought it was super sweet of her to write it!).  If its a STD or invite, it gets trashed.  Christmas cards I sometimes trash, sometimes keep… that’s more up to chance.

Post # 8
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: November 2015

I wait until the date/party/fiesta/etc is over.. then the trash it goes. Unless its my immediate family (brother, mother, nephew, niece) I don’t feel the need to keep it.

Post # 9
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Bumble bee

I throw them away.  I keep them on my fridge until the event passes (in the case of STD’s), or until a few weeks after Christmas if they are Christmas cards.

Post # 10
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Blushing bee
  • Wedding: August 2016

Have two Christmas/New Years cards and a Save-the-Date from last year on the fridge… I should probably toss them…

Post # 11
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: May 2015 - Walnut Hill Bed & Breakfast

I put them on the fridge until i’m tired of looking at them and then toss them. 

Post # 12
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Newbee
  • Wedding: July 2015

In keep them for a while till they look pretty. Ultimately, one has to throw them.

Post # 14
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Bumble bee

They get displayed for awhile, then I toss them. Generally a 1-3 week range. For Christmas cards, we display them through January. Then toss 😉

Post # 15
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: September 2012

depends on who it is. close friend/family, once i’m tired of seeing in on my fridge, i’ll put it in a box or album where i stash all my photos or i cut the photo out and frame it. if it’s not someone we’re particularly close to, we toss it.

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