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Wax Seals for Amazing Invitations

Revive the stylish tradition of the waxed seal to make invites for all of your spring events, like weddings, graduations and showers.

DIFFICULTY: Easy

Overview

Revive the stylish tradition of the waxed seal to make invites for all of your spring events, like weddings, graduations and showers. All you need are pretty envelopes, your Wagner heat gun and some leftover birthday candles.

1

Pull together your supplies

Prep your workspace and pull together the items you will need for this project.

Wax Seal Supplies
2

Lay out paper and melt candle

On a flat work surface place a sheet of parchment paper. Place candle on paper, wick side up. Set the heat gun to low and melt the candle into a circular puddle. Place faux flower in the very center and let harden thoroughly.

Make up a dozen of these wax seals on a sheet of parchment paper and use them as needed.

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3

Remove and adhere to envelope

To use wax embellishment simply remove from parchment paper. Warm envelope closure with heat gun on low and place seal.

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4

Hand deliver with a smile

Delight your friends with a quick visit to drop off your card. Due to the delicate nature of the seals, these are best used on hand delivered invites or thank you notes.

Wax Seals for Invites
Products Used

Materials

Envelopes, either plain or fancy

Birthday candles

Parchment paper

Faux flowers in silk or paper

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