I decided to make a pocket invite with a belly band. First time doing this type of card/invite - and it was a lot of fun! We decided on an aqua/brown color palette and the herringbone Cuttlebug folder - it was a bit more masculine than the swiss dots that I started off with.
Here's a closer shot of the invite in the pocket
I printed up the actual invite on the computer and layered it on the aqua to be slide inside the pocket. And I used a Recollections stamp set for the "40"
And, since were were invited to the party too - I wanted to make Chris a birthday card that matched his invitation - so here's what I made:
Thanks for stopping in today! Hope you liked the invitations!