Design & Print Your Own Vellum Place Cards

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Templates and instructions to make your own vellum place cards

Next time you have an event – whether it’s dinner for a few people or a wedding for hundreds, make your own place cards!

In this tutorial learn how to easily design, print and cut your own stylish flat vellum place cards. We include a free template and instructions so all you have to do is choose a paper, customize and print!


Materials Needed

  • 8 1/2 x 11 vellum paper
  • Scissors or preferred cutting tool
  • Laser or inkjet printer*

Due to the unique finish and delicate nature of vellum, it is not compatible with all home printers. We recommend ordering a sample to test prior to purchase.


Vellum Place Cards Template

1. Download Print Template

Download the print template below:

Download Place Card Template

Template has the following specs:

  • 8 1/2 x 11 size
  • Microsoft Word format
  • Includes subtle cutting guidelines


Print Vellum Place Cards

2. Customize Text

Click and edit each text box in the template to customize guest names and table numbers.

We used Lesly and Frontage font here

3. Print

After customizing your text, print on vellum or your choice of paper.


Print and Cut - DIY Vellum Place Cards

4. Cut

Using scissors or preferred cutting tool, carefully cut along the gray outlines to yield 8 (2 5/8″ x 4 1/4″) place cards per 8 1/2 x 11 sheet.


White Ink Vellum Printed Place Cards

Professional Print Services

Don’t want to stress over printing your own place cards – we can do it for you! Professional printing services are available.

Choose from dozens of ink colors including white Please get in touch with us for a quote.

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