Author Archives: Anna Skye

Lace-Up Corset Invitation

DIY Lace-Up Corset Invitation | Download & Print

If last week’s shower invitation DIY was all sugar and spice and all things nice, this week’s invitation is Sassy with a capital S. Whether you are throwing a lingerie shower for your bestie or a 40th birthday bash, this corset invitation is sure to set the mood. Now don’t look at the invitation and […]

3D Paper Wedding Dress Shower Invitation

DIY 3D paper wedding dress shower invitation | Download & Print

Sugar and spice and all things nice. That’s how I’d describe this bridal shower invitation. It has the sweetest sculptured wedding dress, you can skip down below to see how easy this is to make. The invitation is simple, giving the dress room to shine. The dress is raised up from the invitation using stick-on […]

Pretty Doily Envelope Liner

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Doilies have moved so far beyond grandma’s house, I don’t even think they are in the same neighborhood any longer. Today I’m showing you why you should move doilies off the table and into your wedding envelopes. The short answer is… because it’s so pretty! This DIY envelope liner is a quick and inexpensive way […]

DIY Translucent Wedding Invitation with Vintage Charm

DIY vintage translucent wedding invitation | Download & Print

Wow. Do I have a doozy of a DIY for you today. It’s unique, sophisticated, so so pretty, and really easy to put together. Sometimes in life you just nail it. That’s today’s DIY. I want to shout from the top of a mountain, “Look at this!”. I know, I know… it’s “just” a wedding […]

DIY Vintage Iron Wedding Invitation

DIY Vintage Iron Wedding Invitation | Download & Print

Almost two years ago I created a little DIY for a vintage “wrought iron” wedding invitation. Immediately it became wildly popular. It is the most viewed DIY at Download & Print, it’s my most watched video on YouTube, and it’s the post I get the most questions about. However, right about the time I was […]

DIY Crepe Paper Boutonniere

DIY crepe paper wedding flowers | Download & Print

I’m no stranger to paper flower crafts, having delved in with these giant paper roses which have proven to be quite a hit on YouTube. Today I’m back with another paper flower. It’s much smaller, very pretty, and this time made from crepe paper. The crepe paper is fun to work with as it stretches […]

Print-Tastic Envelopes: The cure for boring white envelopes

DIY painted envelopes for wedding and party invitations | Download & Print

Invitations are the pièce de résistance when it comes to sending out your wedding details, but envelopes are the opening act. I love a thoughtful envelope that ties in with the invitation theme. Around here I’ve talked a lot about envelope liners, either using the coordinating liner that comes with each Download & Print invitation […]

Fancy Up Your Invitations with a No-Sew Fabric Band

DIY No-Sew Fabric Belly Band | Download & Print

Do you remember from a couple weeks back when I confessed to having a huge wrapping paper stash? Well… I have another confession to make. My wrapping paper stash is nothing compared with my fabric stash. I’ve accumulated a small haberdashery store’s worth of fabric over the years because I never measure before heading to […]

Beach Wedding Invitation with Starfish Belly Band

DIY beach wedding belly band | Download & Print

Today’s project is in honor of the smell of coconuts, rolling waves, and sand between your toes. Think of it as a mini island getaway right here at your computer… though probably without any of the beachy images I just conjured up. I know, I know, not the ideal getaway, but if you’re reading this […]

DIY Frosted Lantern Table Number

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Today’s project features the ever popular Mason jar. I’m not a canner, but thanks to the vintage revival Mason jars are now ubiquitous with crafters the world over. I have a soft spot for the glass jar with the screw top lid that Mr. Mason patented in 1858. It’s just so darn versatile. I have […]

DIY Botanical Letter Décor

DIY Botanical Monogram Wedding Decor | Download & Print

Last week I gave you a sweet and quick paper heart belly band for your whimsical invitations. Today, I will be the first to admit that the project does not fall into the quick category. It does however fall into the easy basket. There’s nothing hard about this botanical letter, just fold, glue, repeat. The […]

Wrapping Paper Envelope Liners

Envelope Liners for DIY Wedding Invitations | Download & Print

I’m a closet wrapping extraordinaire. I love pretty parcels. I lean toward the unusual and the home-made. I like clean lines and DIYs. I have a Pinterest board full of wrapping inspiration. Yet I’ve never attempted creating any of these pretty parcels. My craft closet has rolls of wrapping paper begging to be embellished to […]

Vintage Parcel Wrap Wedding Invitation

Vintage Parcel DIY Wedding Invitation Wrap | Download & Print

I’m on a roll this year with vintage inspired invitation pockets. There was the vintage album pocket (my fav), the lacy pocketfold, and now I have the easiest DIY of all! Well, it involves fire, so it’s easy as long as you don’t have anything flammable near you. Otherwise things could turn into a rather […]

The Secret to Perfectly Aligned Handwritten Envelopes

Handwritten Envelopes Addressing Template | Download & Print

I’ve got a little trick up my sleeve for you today. If you are anything like me your penmanship needs a little work. Nothing to be embarrassed about. Ugly handwriting goes hand in hand with creativity and blazing your own trail. Well, that’s what Google tells me and I’m sticking with it. As D&Pers we […]

Pretty Rose Paper Goods for your DIY Garden Wedding

DIY wedding stationery with roses | Download & Print

Weddings and roses go hand in hand, so what has taken me so long put together a template bundle all about roses??! Some might say I was snoozing at the wheel. I’ve certainly got nothing against roses, my wedding was filled with them. And of course they represent true love. Plus roses come in every […]

DIY Hanging Mason Jar Vase Tutorial

DIY hanging mason jar vase | Download & Print

It’s rose week here at Download & Print in honor of our ever popular Garden Rose templates now being a 15-piece bundle in four fabulous colors. Today’s project is so simple yet is versatile and has such a romantic look. I’ve created a hanging mason jar vase that can be used for decor at your […]

Sandbox Belly Band for Beach Wedding Invitation

DIY Sandbox belly band for beach wedding invitation | Download & Print

I sometimes feel I’ve never had to grow up. I get to play arts and crafts most days, and this weeks art project was so much fun. Sand, starfish, pretty colors, send me back to kindergarten please! Jessica has created an invitation suite that couldn’t be more perfect for your beach or destination wedding, and […]

The Ornate Vintage Wedding Bundle is now in Purple

Ornate Vintage DIY Wedding Invitation Suite in Purple | Download & Print

Plum, wine, grape, violet… whatever you like to call it our most popular wedding invitation bundle is now in purple. It seems not a day goes by that we aren’t asked to change a template to purple, so call me crazy for not having the best seller in purple. Well purple fans can now rejoice, […]

DIY Wedding Hack: Foil Stamped Invitations with Bold Stripes

DIY foil stamped wedding invitation | Download & Print

Go big or go home came to mind when Jessica Bishop sent across her latest design for the Budget Savvy Bride Collection at Download & Print. The Joanna collection is full of big, bold stripes. Stripes are such a timeless pattern yet when paired with bright pops of color or metallic accents you get something […]

Floral Sprays with a Vintage Vibe in our new Invitation Suite

DIY vintage floral wedding invitation | Download & Print

Today I’m unveiling a brand new invitation bundle and I’ve got to be honest, I gave myself a big ol’ pat on the back when it all came together. It’s gorgeous! Not that I’m biased or anything. My original design inspiration came from a vintage hanky. I was out antiquing and looking through some amazing […]