Category Archives: Tutorial

DIY Frosted Lantern Table Number

DIY Frosted Latern Table Number | Download & Print

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 […]

DIY Album Style Vintage Photo Wedding Invitation

Vintage Album Page DIY Photo Wedding Invitation | Download & Print

Hello and welcome to my first post of 2016! I hope you had a relaxing and safe holiday season. I’d say mine was a success. I didn’t go overboard on crafts, I didn’t spend the earth, but most importantly I did spend lots of time with family. I’m starting the year out with a very […]

Free Christmas Party Invitation

Free Christmas Party Invitation Printable | Download & Print

What a week. Thanksgiving is done and dusted for another year. Phew! But who can believe it?? I’ve survived another Black Friday using my ever so clever technique called ‘avoid the stores’. I didn’t spend a fortune on Cyber Monday, and it’s just Giving Tuesday to go. If you are able please support your favorite […]

Free Give Thanks Napkin Wrap Printable

Free Give Thanks Napkin Wrap Printable | Download & Print

I was working on a Thanksgiving freebie today and a meme came across my Facebook feed, something along the lines of ‘November: the month where people who have complained on Facebook for the last 11 months become thankful for 30 days’. Funny, but I don’t think entirely true. Though if it’s true for you I […]

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 […]

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 […]

DIY Vintage Handkerchief Wedding Invitation

DIY Vintage Hanky Wedding Invitation with free template | Download & Print

Last week I revealed a brand new invitation bundle here at Download & Print. I call it Artisan Botanical and it features floral sprays and comes in three delicate vintage colors. I adore how the 15 pieces in this bundle came together, but I’m even more excited with what I am sharing with you today. […]

How To Make a Die-Cut Envelope

How to make a die-cut envelope - Download & Print

When I told you last week that I’m on a die-cut kick… well I really am on a die-cut kick. Last week I added a funky floral cut-out along the edge of an invitation pocket (and the pocket template is yours for FREE!). This week I’m adding the floral cut-outs to an envelope flap. The […]

Free DIY Wedding Pocket Invite with Floral Cut-Outs

Free DIY Wedding Invitation Pocket with Floral Die-Cuts | Download & Print

Jessica Bishop of the Budget Savvy Bride is back with another savvy addition to the BSB Collection at Download & Print. Her latest invitation suite is called Allison, and is inspired by a modern garden party. The bright florals come in three bold color palettes and remind me of summer, which just makes me happy. […]

DIY Doily Backer Card with Free Lace Wedding Invitation

DIY Doily Backer Card with Free Lace Wedding Invitation Template | Download & Print

If you are a fan of delicate lace and plan on incorporating this into your DIY wedding, you may well have come across my Pearls & Lace template in your search for the perfect invitation to DIY. As soon as I released this invitation it became an instant hit at Download & Print, consistently ranking […]

DIY Jumbo Confetti with Free Wrap-Around Label Template

DIY Jumbo Confetti with Printable Bag Label | Download & Print

Today’s freebie project has got me a little dotty! My office is covered in giant confetti, and there’s nothing like giant tissue dots floating around to bring a smile to my face, and drive the dog nuts. This DIY jumbo confetti tutorial coincides with the release of our new 15-piece invitation bundle, Olivia, part of […]

Wedding Hack: Envelope to Pocket Invitation

How-to turn envelope into wedding invitation pocket | Download & Print

After the big announcement last week of the complete Wedding Invitation Template System, bringing unprecedented ease and affordability to brides wishing to DIY their stationery, you’d think I would take a breather before springing any further bigger than big news on you. Well, I’m bursting at the seams and can’t contain my excitement any longer. […]

Template Revolution: Put a Designer in Your Back Pocket

DIY vintage art deco wedding invitation set | Download & Print

Dum da da dum… (Breathe, Anna, breathe). With the drum roll out of the way it is with the greatest pleasure, joy and slight trepidation that I bring to you the Download & Print Invitation Template System. I had a crazy little thought a few months back that DIY brides and hostesses need a designer […]

Free Template: Vintage Wedding Invitation with Art Deco Band

Free DIY Vintage Wedding Invitation template | Download & Print

Today is a big day in the life of Download & Print, my baby that I’ve put my heart, soul, and tears into for the last five years. I’m over here sitting at my desk anxiously tap tap tapping my fingers by my keyboard. Excited, nervous, proud, relieved, nervous, happy, expectant, nervous. Did I mention […]

Vintage Iron & Lace Wedding Invitation with DIY Lace Pocket

DIY Vintage Iron Wedding Invitation with Lace Pocket | Download & Print

Exquisite is the word that came to mind when Anna first showed me this Vintage Iron & Lace wedding invitation set. The lace pocket is exquisite, the detailing on the invitation is exquisite, and I was blown away with how exquisitely simple it is to put together. The invitation, RSVP and name badge merely require […]