Flyer Ideas For The Company Picnic

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Flyer Ideas For The Company Picnic-PaperDirect

Over the course of the next few months, business owners and managers across the country will host countless company picnics to celebrate the hard work and dedication of their team. However, most of these company picnics will be low on attendants – doomed to fail from the moment an employee sees the drab flyer and decides not to drag his…

Types of Invitation Cards: Which to Use and When

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The date is set and now you are tasked with spreading the word about your event. But, what type of invitation will catch their eye, and most importantly, be appropriate for the occasion? We’ve got the inside scoop on four of our best-selling invitations! Flat Invitations These sleek, open-face invitations display information about your event at a glance, making them…

Handwritten Letter Services We Love

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Handwritten Letter Services

Admit it. You smile each time you see a hand-addressed card arrive in your mailbox. So, why not put that same smile on your customers’ faces? There’s a cool new trend among business owners to send handwritten notes to their top supporters. But before you groan at the thought of spending hours penning witty words of gratitude, listen up. Handwritten…

8 Free Halloween Fonts Perfect for Invitations & Flyers

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8 Free Halloween Fonts Perfect for Invitaitions

Halloween fonts come in all shapes and sizes, and while most have one thing in common: spooky style, not all have another really important thing: readability. There’s nothing worse than designing a flyer, invitation or banner to find out that your recipients can barely read it. That’s why we’ve browsed and selected a few fonts that pass the Halloween test. Below…

Classy as Heck Envelope Seals

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daisy embossed seal

People have been sending written correspondence for hundreds of years. Of course, in the early days, there were no self-adhesive envelope flaps (or even the kind you have to lick). So instead, the letter writers of the past used a wax seal with their personal insignia stamped into it. The seal served a couple of purposes. First, it made sure…

5 Kids’ Events That Still Require Mailed Invitations

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In this era of Facebook invites and email e-cards, it’s hard to know what events still need paper invitations. For a casual get-together, sure, online invites will work. However, we have compiled a list of 5 events in your child’s life that are too important to leave to the online design of invitations. Bar Mitzvah/ Bat Mitzvah– In the Jewish…

Christmas Cocktail Invitations for Home or Work

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Glee Tree Casual Invitations by PaperDirect

It’s that time of year–time to choose your Christmas cocktail invitation for work and home holiday parties. If you have the yearly task of choosing the perfect holiday cocktail invitation for your work crew or for a party you’re having at home, you have come to the right place. PaperDirect has a large selection of Christmas cocktail invitations for all…

Fall Border Paper For Your Special Event

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Fall Freshness Border Papers by PaperDirect

Fall border paper from PaperDirect is the perfect way to announce your special event by way of personal invitations or by posting around the neighborhood, local stores and schools. Fall border paper’s beautiful autumn colors like brights reds, rich oranges, vibrant yellows and a variety of subtle Earth tones add autumn flair to any special event you need to announce…

Fall Party Invitations Perfect for Halloween

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Cinnamon Twist Layered Invitations

When  you think of fall, your mind immediately goes to vibrant colors of foliage all around you–yellows, oranges, reds, coppers, browns, and various combinations of all of lovely hues we associate with this magical season. Fall is a great time to host parties, and there’s no shortage of occasions to throw a bash for friends, family, coworkers, neighbors and your…