Back of Come Party With Me: Summer Solstice — Invite The longest day of the year, June 21, is this Saturday. To celebrate the official arrival of Summer, I'm hosting a Summer-themed dinner party. All this week, I'll provide the details to my outdoor extravaganza, so take my ideas and make them your own. Start by sending invitations. To see how I made these fun, lantern-inspired invites, . To make an invite similar to the one seen here, you will need the following supplies: white and yellow cardstock scissors gluestick satin ribbon in three different colors and sizes computer and printer To assemble the invite: Start by creating a new Word document. On one page write the front message: "You are invited." On a second page, write the details of the party, for my invite I used the font Abadi MT Condensed Light in Italic, size 14: To Light Up the Summer! The Longest Day of 2008 (Saturday, June 21st) 7:30 pm PartySugar’s Backyard San Francisco, CA Let me know if you can attend the dinner. 415.555.5555 Center the text to the left side of the page. Print both sheets out and check for grammar and spelling errors. Once satisfied with the text, print out the front page on the white cardstock and the inside text page on the colored cardstock. Cut the white "You are invited" page down to size. Create hanging lanterns with the ribbon. Glue to the cardstock. Fold the second invite page in half, covering the text. Cut off the bottom and sides of the invite. Glue the white decorated "You are invited" cardstock to the front of the invite. Slide into an envelope and send. View 17 Photos › Photo 1 Photo 2 Photo 3 Photo 4 Photo 5 Photo 6 Photo 7 Photo 8 Photo 9 Photo 10 Photo 11 Photo 12 Photo 13 Photo 14 Photo 15 Photo 16 Photo 17 Comments lily_xx 9 years darling invites! SugarFreak 9 years Cute! Kimpossible 9 years Very nice! Have fun with your party! Frika 9 years SO cute! citizenkane 9 years I wish I had a mac at work.... dcfashionista 9 years nice invites!