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Black Mouse offers to you online the same luxury materials used in our stationery as card blanks to decorate yourself.
Handpicked items to make your wedding stationery beautiful, unique and simple to do!
Free help and advice too if you need it. Just email us.


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(eg corporate christmas cards)
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DIY packs
For wedding stationery and special cards there are our DIY packs in various sizes which include a smooth white paper insert you can write or print on, a quality card and an envelope.

Available in ivory or white textured and hammer white these also save money!

What will I need?
For a quick guide to the usual range of wedding stationery components click here

Making wedding stationery?
If you are designing and making your own wedding stationery, we are happy to provide help and support should you need it. Just email us.

We also have many other card types available as a Special Order. We will check out all our suppliers to get what you need - just email and ask for a free quote!

NB - £10 handling fee and additional postage may apply to special orders

Beautiful new ranges for wedding stationery and cards.

50 Shades

A fun range of understated cards based in the concept of the Fifty Shades of Grey novels.
Nothing obvious, just the discreet reference.... ;-)

On heavyweight luxurious pearlised metallic card with a blank paper insert for your own, special message. White envelope included.

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Wallet Invitation Project

Step-by-step instructions for this beautiful wallet invitation -
why not adapt it to make it your own?


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Main materials available to buy online


A lovely new range of delicate ivory hammer cards in various sizes.

Also - white and ivory hammer cards with new DL format gatefolds (complete with card inserts)and elegant wallets with card inserts

All ready for you to decorate in your own special style.

(Inserts not hole punched. Ribbons not included)

A complete suite of hammer DIY wedding stationery blanks -New wallets and gatefolds available now!

A complete range of bright white hammer or NEW ivory textured cards in a selection of sizes and formats plus envelopes and pre-cut inserts. Single fold, gatefold and flat cards.

Make your own co-ordinated range of stationery including Day and Evening Invitations, Order of Service, Menu, Thank you, reply cards and place cards. See table below.

NEW - Want to make money with your crafts? Then this new ebook will tell you all you need to know!

As featured in 'Crafts Beautiful' magazine

Do you make cards? Cakes? Fabric crafts? Papercrafts? Pottery? Art? Toys? Woodwork? Dried flowers?
Whatever you make you too could make money from your craft work.

Find out how to turn your hobby into profit, how to make your stuff sell, how to price effectively, find buyers, advertise for free, avoid common pitfalls, beat the competition and much, much more. more

Receive your book today You could get started in just a few minutes from now!

This step by step guide will teach you how to start earning from your crafts - whatever you make.
If you already sell your work it will help you to increase your profits and find new customers.

These proven techniques work for big business, they work for me and they can work for you.

Beautiful embellishments for wedding stationery and cards. Click the pictures to view them

A lovely range of decorations hand picked to give a slick and beautiful finish to your wedding invitations and cards. Some are self adhesive to make life even easier!

Just stick them on for added sparkle and a professional finish

 


HOT TIP

If making your own wedding stationery or greetings cards from scratch
- choose your envelope first.
It is much easier (and far cheaper) to get card made to fit an envelope than the other way round!

Alternatively, play safe and mix and match our blank cards, pre-cut inserts and envelopes.

NEW - Papercraft books, wedding invitation books and other wedding titles in association with Amazon

Books
Books
Books

For further help and inspiration, check out this range of paper craft books
Craft books

To help you with your wedding invitations and all aspects of the big day
Wedding books

For inspiration for all those festive Christmas craft ideas
Christmas Card & Craft books

DIY wedding stationery
A quick guide to our ranges:

size
suggested uses

white
textured
(recycled)

white
smooth
white
hammer
ivory
textured (recycled)
smooth
ivory
other
inserts available
envelopes available
100mm x 100mmreply card
Y
Y
Y
 
smooth white
Flat A6 - straight edgereply card, invitation, announcement
Y
Y
 
smooth white/ivory, heavyweight pale ivory, mid-ivory or white, hammer white, gold, silver, ivory/white pearl, textured recycled white/ivory
Flat A6 - deckle edgereply card, invitation, announcement
Y
Y
Y
 
smooth white/ivory,heavyweight pale ivory, mid-ivory or white, hammer white, gold, silver, ivory/white pearl, textured recycled white/ivory
Gatefold A6 invitation
Y
Y
Pale ivory hammer
Mid-ivory hammer
smooth white/ivory, heavyweight pale ivory, mid-ivory or white, hammer white, gold, silver, ivory/white pearl, textured recycled white/ivory
Single fold small 114 x 88mmsmall evening invitation, reply card, thank you card
Y
 
white
smooth white, textured recycled white/ivory
Single fold medium 152 x 104mm (A6)Invitation, thank you card, large reply card, thank you card, announcement
Y
Y
Y
Pearl ivory/white
gold/silver pearl
white
ivory
vellum
smooth white/ivory, heavyweight pale ivory, mid-ivory or white, hammer white, gold, silver, ivory/white pearl, textured recycled white/ivory
Single fold large 203 x 150mm (almost A5)Large invitation, order of service, menu.
Y
Y
Y
 
white
ivory
smooth white, textured recycled white/ivory
Tall 210 x 100mm (DL)tall or wide invitation, menu, order of service
Y
 
white
smooth white
Square 144 x 144mmInvitation, small menu
Y
 
white
smooth white
Tall 69mm x 184mmsmaller tall or wide invitation, reply card, thank you
Y
white
smooth white

Other stuff

A range of 4 card sizes for all occasions - 203 x 300, A6. 88x114mm and place card
in white or ivory

(sizes approximate)

Unusual cards creased to gatefold to A6 size - ideal for finishing with ribbon - white, pale ivory and mid-ivory (other matching elements for the mid-ivory card available on special order - just email us)

NOW IN SMOOTH WHITE too!

Pre-cut inserts to fold and fit in our blank cards. Suitable for calligraphy, inkjet or laser printers
NOW IN IVORY for most cards

No more endless trimming!
4 sizes

Stylish translucent paper inserts to fold and fit into our A6 card blanks.

Suitable for calligraphy or laser printers.

Printed purple rose petal card, matching insert and white envelopes.

While stocks last.

To make life easier we have put together DIY packs which include a card blank, insert and envelope. Convenient and saves money!

3 sizes - Almost A5, A6 and 88x114mm
ivory or white.

A range of envelopes in smooth, textured and recycled or luxury heavyweight.
White, ivory, gold, silver, cream.

NOW IN 2 SHADES OF PEARL!
see right
Lettering can be a problem so to help we have stick on shiny gold or silver wording for most greetings cards,and wedding stationery items.
NEW - Christmas letters and motifs now available

Thin brass sheet is available for punching, cutting, embossing and decorating.

This is genuine brass sheet,
not coloured foil.

For a little added embellishment we have a selection of beads and metallic and coloured bows.

NEW - satin bows in the latest hot pink!

Beautiful, luxurious heavyweight card with a metallic/perlescent finish.

Ideal for when it has to be very special.

Small sunflowers and roses, ideal for wedding stationery or greetings cards.
A5 sheets of lightweight craft foam in 13 colours to make shapes, faces - anything!NEW - pearly cards in white or ivory plus pearly smooth envelopes in champagne ivory or oyster white Card accessory kits and card kits

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Do It Yourself

Making wedding stationery?
If you are designing and making your own wedding stationery, we are happy to provide help and support should you need it. Just email us.

We also have many other card types available as a Special Order. We will check out all our suppliers to get what you need - just email and ask for a free quote!

NB - £10 handling fee and additional postage may apply to special orders


NEW- Craft Books - including guides to designing and making your own wedding stationery. Available to order online via Amazon Books.
Wedding invitation and card kits - all you need are scissors and glue!

Other materials are also available such as ribbons, beads, wooden shapes etc, so if you need something specific, why not ask us? We may be able to help or know where you can get hold of materials so we could save you time searching!

Minimum order quantities apply. 5 for cards, 10 for place cards, inserts, bows and envelopes.

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