Always send handwritten notes. Regardless how brief, a handwritten note (as opposed to a preprinted one) illustrates sincerity and your appreciation for the gift.
Weddings are very nice, but they are also very expensive affairs. Just the printing of the invitation cards can go to a total of several hundreds or even thousands. In addition to this there are the engagement parties that also involves invitations and other expenses. You must search out the ways that you can use to save money on your engagement by finding a way to get the invitations for free from websites available online.
There are so many styles and designs to choose from. You can have piano shaped or topiary shaped or whatever shape you want, it really all depends on your theme and your taste. Just remember, creative and well thought out place card holders will add the perfect finishing touch to your big day, and they will delight your guests so much that they’ll definitely hold on to them even long after your wedding.
Holiday Party Cards – Festive holidays like Christmas or New Year’s Eve are always celebrated with parties so all kinds of cards are sent out. Such times are reasons to be jubilant and throw a party. People just love celebrating any event, milestone or holiday with a bang. No matter what the occasion, an invitation card is always important. Unlike wedding invitations, the holiday cards are usually very informal and don’t need to be delivered weeks ahead.
You could also consider using a greeting card software. Purchasing the software is going to be cheaper than having the invitations professionally printed. You can also reuse this software for several other occasions. There are some Microsoft Office product like Microsoft Word and Publisher that would also work great for you to create your own engagement party invitations. They have already made designs and the Microsoft clip art can add visual enhancements to your engagement invites.