Create a Matching Envelope

Open a New document in Word.

Save the document with the name Envelope.

Use the envelope tool to create a #10 size envelope following the steps below:

Create Your Envelope:

On the Mailings tab, in the Create group, click Envelopes.


This opens the Envelopes and Labels dialog box. Type the address you used in your Letterhead shown below.


To select the size of the envelope click the Options key. Select size 10 as shown below. Click Ok to return to the Envelope and Labels dialog box.

Size 10

At the Envelope and Labels dialog box, if you want to format the text, select the text, right-click the selected text, and then click Font on the shortcut menu.

Format Font

Now you change the font's size, face, style, effects, etc:

Font Options

Click Add to Document.

Add Address

Click Add to Document.

Add Address

Add Letterhead ClipArt to Your Return Address:

With your cursor in front of the first letter in your address, with the Insert tab selected click ClipArt and select the graphic that you used in your letterhead. The graphic should now appear but will need to be resized and text wrapping needs to be applied. Resize the image and apply the square text wrapping that you applied to the clipart image in your letterhead. My envelope return address is shown below:

Return Address

Resave your document.

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