NorthernOwlCreations

Creative Guestbooks for Weddings & Special Occasions

Salt Lake, Utah · 1558 Sales

NorthernOwlCreations

Creative Guestbooks for Weddings & Special Occasions

Salt Lake, Utah 1558 Sales On Etsy since 2011

5 out of 5 stars
(387)

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Geniveve

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5 out of 5 stars
(387)
Lesley Kypreos

Lesley Kypreos on Mar 31, 2018

5 out of 5 stars

Puzzle was amazing! They were so great to worth with. Our daughter now has something to cherish forever. Thank you!!!

mommycisneros

mommycisneros on Mar 6, 2018

5 out of 5 stars

I love the way these markers turned out and the shop was so great at working with me on a special order and making exactly what we wanted. Thank you so much!

Wren

Wren on Feb 15, 2018

5 out of 5 stars

Absolutely perfect. Super responsive and quick shipping. Definitely would buy from her again.

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About

Made with Love

{Custom Made}
All our puzzle listing photos are ideas to help you create the perfect details for your special day. You can send a picture of your wedding logo, or a graphic you would like engraved on your puzzle, book or box. We offer many options to further personalize your wedding guest book puzzle. Our puzzles can be made with or without edges (the Forever Puzzle) They can also be made with pieces cut from the same wood, or they can be of mixed wood grain to add dimension. The tabs on the puzzle pieces are another option. We feature puzzles with tiny heart tabs, or your puzzle can be made with the regular round tabs. No matter what you choose, all are made with great attention to detail. More information about our puzzles can be found in our blog http://northernowlcreations.blogspot.com


{The Forever Puzzle}
For one of our first anniversaries, Mark created the Forever Puzzle. It was made of white card stock, each piece cut out by hand. The idea was, that every year on our anniversary, he would give me another piece to our puzzle. Every piece is the same, so it fits anywhere in the puzzle. In this way, our puzzle can grow as our love does... Forever.

We now make Forever puzzles mainly for Wedding Guest Books, but they can be made for any occasion; Anniversaries, Birthdays, Graduations, etc. We recently made one for our son's Eagle Court of Honor, for guests to sign and add their congratulatory messages to him.

{How it's Made}
Creating a Forever Puzzle starts with designing a proof, which is sent to you for your approval. We work with you on your layout until it is just right. Next, wood is selected and your design is laser engraved on it. Once it is finished in the laser, we clean, assemble and photograph it. The puzzles come partially assembled, so you can put your puzzle together more easily, once it arrives. Each order is beautifully packaged and made with love.

We feel honored to be a part of the Etsy community, a place where we can share our love of creating beautiful things with people all over the world.

Many of our designs have been inspired by wonderful customers, we love your ideas!

Thank you for visiting our shop
http://www.etsy.com/shop/NorthernOwlCreations

Shop members

  • Geniveve & Mark

    Owner, Maker, Designer

  • Shandelle

    Designer, Maker

    Shandelle has a Bachelors of Art and enjoys painting, drawing, floral design, and anything she can make with her hands. She has her own Etsy shop called Shandelle Leigh, where she sells her beautiful artwork. https://www.etsy.com/shop/ShandelleLeigh

  • Brie

    Designer, Maker

    Brie is working on his BFA. He helps us in our shop during school breaks. Brie also has his own shop on etsy, called Brie M Jensen Gallery. His artwork can be viewed on his website, http://briemjensen.com/

Shop policies

Last updated on December 27, 2017
Hello, and thank you for taking the time to read our policies before making your purchase. Feel free to send us a message with any questions you might have about our policies.

For more information about our guestbook puzzles, check out our blog:
http://northernowlcreations.blogspot.com/

Accepted payment methods

  • Accepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits
Returns and exchanges
I don't accept returns, exchanges, or cancellations
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
For personalized and custom orders, we do not accept returns at this time.

We create each item with great care and hope that you love your order.
Payment
Direct Checkout or Paypal payment through Etsy is required at time of purchase.

Custom orders must be paid for before we start working on them. If you are worried about paying for custom orders before seeing a proof, please know that we will send you a proof before production, and you can let us know if you see anything you would like changed.
We will not start production on your order until you are happy with it.
Shipping
We ship USPS Priority Mail, with Delivery Confirmation.

SHIPPING WITHIN THE US
Priority Mail takes about 3 business days to be delivered. A tracking number for your package is included in your shipping notification email. On rare occasions, such as severe winter storms, delivery may take longer. (This has only happened once in 5 years)
A tracking number will be included in your shipping notice.
* If you would like Express delivery, please message me before ordering.

INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING
*** International orders can take anywhere from 10 days to 6 weeks to be delivered.
I can make no promises about the time frame of international mail delivery.
**Shipping internationally may cause your parcel to attract duties and custom fees. They are the responsibility of the buyer. Please contact your local customs organization for more information. (For example, anything worth £15+ which is imported to the UK from a non-EU country attracts VAT @ 20%, plus an additional £8 handling fee. This is the buyer’s responsibility)

**Please remember to double check that you have given me the correct mailing address.

*** If you would like Express delivery, please message me before ordering.

If you need your item by a certain date be sure to send me a message after your purchase to let me know when you need it by. I can do my best to see that you have it by the time you need it, but I CANNOT GUARANTEE SHIPPING TIMES. I will not give refunds for items that do not arrive by a certain date.
Additional policies and FAQs
For more information about our guestbook puzzles, check out our blog:
http://northernowlcreations.blogspot.com/

More information

Last updated on Dec 27, 2017
Frequently asked questions

How do I order a custom puzzle design?

You can order from a listing that has the amount and style of pieces you want, and I can make it with your design. You can send me your information in the Notes to Seller box when you check out, or send it to me in a message.

I need my puzzle right away, how can I expedite the process?

Once you have ordered, check your messages often as I will be sending you a proof to approve. Once I have your approval, I will begin making your order. I ship Priority mail which delivers in about 3 days. You can upgrade your shipping to Express which takes about 2 days.

How many pieces should I order?

70% of your guest list is a good amount to order. Most couples will sign only one piece and families usually do the same.

What is the best type of pen to use to sign the puzzle pieces?

Regular ballpoint pens work very well for signing. Fine tip sharpies are also ok, they just bleed slightly. Extra pieces are sent with every order to test out pens on and to use in case a few pieces go missing or someone needs a do over :)

What if I need help putting my puzzle together?

You can refer to your proof to see how your puzzle goes together. General directions can also be found here:
http://northernowlcreations.blogspot.com/2016/05/assembling-your-guest-book-puzzle.html