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Create Creepy, Crawly Invitations That’ll Give You Goose Bumps

Hosting a Halloween party? Set the tone with these spook-tacular invitations and address labels. It’s easy to get your mailings into the spirit of the season—just customize, print and send. When each guest receives their spine-tingling surprise lurking in their mailbox, they’ll look forward to an event of chills and thrills not to be missed!

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Step 1: Open Card Template

Instructions: Let's start with your invites. Will you be printing on postcards, note cards, or greeting cards? It's up to you!
Choose your card type, then click to open your card template in Avery Design & Print Online. This free software program at avery.com/print is available anywhere you have internet access. No download required!

For Postcards:
Halloween Cat with Diamond Pattern
Orange/White Polka Dots
Stripes
Candy Corn
Day of the Dead
Halloween Dripping Blood - for grown-ups only!

For Note Cards:
Oh Rats! And Spider with Stripes
Halloween Dripping Blood - for grown-ups only!

For Greeting Cards:
Halloween Bats with Stripe Pattern
Halloween Dripping Blood - for grown-ups only!

Step 2: Personalize the Front/Outside of Your Cards

Instructions: Design: Keep the current design, or create your own. To change the design, just click and delete the existing graphic or background you want to change, then use the image options on the left of the screen to add a new graphic from the image gallery or your own files.

Text: Click the text box to enter your text. To add a new text box, click the New Text button from the Text menu on the left. Move your text boxes by clicking on the edge of the box and dragging it to just the right spot.

Use the sheet navigator on the right-hand side and choose Edit All to make changes to all your cards, such as the text style and size. To apply a different design and/or text to individual cards, choose Edit One and click on the card you want to edit.

Step 3: Personalize the Back/Inside of the Card

Instructions: Switch from “Front of Card” to “Back of Card” by clicking the yellow toggle button on top of your design canvas. Type in the party details that will go on the back of your postcard, or on the inside of your note card or greeting card.

Step 4: Preview & Print

Instructions: Click Preview & Print to review your design. To make adjustments, just click the Back button in the upper-right-hand corner. When your design is ready to go, just click the green Print button.

For greeting card designs, print on Avery Greeting Cards.
For note card designs, print on Avery Note Cards.
For postcard designs, print on Avery Postcards.

TIP: Follow the directions from the insert in the package for basic printing tips.


Step 5: Save

Instructions: To save your design, click the Save button. In the pop-up window, create a file name and save to either a free MyAvery online account or to your computer. To open saved projects, just go to avery.com/print to start.

Step 6: Open Address Label Template

Instructions: Click to open an address label template in Avery Design & Print Online.
For Address Labels:
Halloween Ghost
Day of the Dead
Halloween Dripping Blood – for grown-ups only!

For Return Address Labels:
Halloween Cat
Day of the Dead
Halloween Dripping Blood – for grown-ups only!

Step 7: Customize Address Labels

Instructions: Design: Keep the current design, or create your own. To change the design, just click and delete the existing graphic or background you want to change, then use the image options on the left of the screen to add a new graphic from the image gallery or your own files.

Text: Click the text box to enter your text. To add a new text box, click the New Text button from the Text menu on the left. Move your text boxes by clicking on the edge of the box and dragging it to just the right spot.

Use the sheet navigator on the right-hand side and choose Edit All to make changes to all your labels, such as the text style and size. To apply a different design and/or text to individual labels, choose Edit One and click on the label you want to edit.

Step 8: Preview & Print

Instructions: Click Preview & Print to review your design. To make adjustments, just click the Back button. When your design is ready to go, just click the green Print button to open the file. Your labels are ready to be printed.

Step 9: Save

Instructions: To save your design, click the Save button. In the pop-up window, create a file name and save to either a free MyAvery online account or to your computer. To open saved projects, just go to avery.com/print to start.

Step 10: Continue to Create

Instructions: Like the look of your project? You can apply the design to another product by clicking the purple Apply Design to Another Product button from the Print page. Then enter the Avery product number to start your next project!

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