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#1 of 3 Old 10-18-2010, 07:30 PM - Thread Starter
 
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So, all weekend I stressed about finding the *perfect* birth announcement for dd...it's something I love taking photos for, and sending out, and having as a keepsake. It's really important to me.

I looked at dozens of announcement sites, and finally settled on a design I liked but wasn't crazy about at www.minted.com (great announcements, btw...I just didn't find exactly what I wanted).

Then, just an hour after ordering them, I remembered--ETSY! I should have checked out ETSY!! No doubt I could have found an artist I loved, had him/her design a custom announcement, and it would have been perfect AND unique!

Sure 'nuff...went to etsy just now, and you can have a custom designed announcement, with the jpeg file sent to you, for $20. DOH! Double-DOH!:

http://www.etsy.com/shop/westwillow?section_id=5576116

(and that's just one of several artists designing annoucements!)

So if you're looking for annoucements, check out etsy. Learn from my mistake!

RedOak ~ Momma to DS (8) , DS (4) , DD (3) , & DD 9/10 ~
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That's awesome! Thanks for the tip!

Bethany, mama to M (9), J (7), S (4), and baby BOY 9/13/10!!
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#3 of 3 Old 10-20-2010, 01:10 AM
 
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thank you! great tip.

Jessica
Mommy to Oliver (06/06) and Pearl (09/10)
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