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How To Make Your Own Halloween Invitations
Halloween is the perfect time to give form to your imaginations. Whether it is the costume, decorations or the theme that you choose, everything seems to be steeped in creativity. And if you are planning to host a Halloween party, it must begin with innovative invitations. The invitations for any party play a big role in drawing the attention of the guests. It sets the mood for the party and makes the perfect beginning to your party.
You can easily make your own Halloween invitations at home with a little bit of effort, creativity, innovation and some computer skills. There are software that makes your task easier and you can easily inculcate different types of designs into your unique Halloween invitations.
How to Make Halloween Invitations at Home
Choose a Theme
For a Halloween invitation, you can choose many themes. But, before you decide the design, you must finalize the theme for your cards. Different websites offer useful insights into card making and it will help you to stick to a particular theme.
The common themes that you can try out consist of scary horror classics or you can simply include the various motifs associated with Halloween in your invitation. The card designing templates are particularly useful and before you set out on your task, you can browse through a few templates for innovative and exciting ideas.
Size of Cards
All invitations must have the same size. Hence, it is necessary to think of the card sizes. This will also help you to use the computer software effectively. As you make the final templates for the invitations, it will be easier to print them on cards with the same size.
Search for Relevant Images
The internet is a very good source of images. Utilize it for searching relevant images for your invitation. Once you have decided the theme, it becomes easier to choose the images. For example, if you are implementing a scary theme, pictures of Draculas, monsters, coffins and other scary motifs can be used. If you find the image to be perfect, use it as it is. However, if you are good with a photo editing software like Photoshop, try to modify the picture and then use it on your invitation. This would lend uniqueness to your cards.
Wording for the Invitation
The invitation wording is a very important component and you must take special care to have the correct words written on it. If you are not a good writer, don’t hesitate to pick up lines from any card designing website.
Write it with old English fonts or other Gothic fonts for making the invitations appealing. After a successful proof reading, take out prints on orange paper. This would be perfectly suited to the Halloween theme and you can cut it in the shape of circles, resembling pumpkins.
Decorate the Card
After assembling the card, you can decorate it with handmade broomsticks, spiders, black cats, pumpkins and other motifs associated with Halloween. You can also tie ribbons, add glitter and sequins to complete your own Halloween invitations.
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