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It’s time to flex those crafting muscles! Bust out the sewing machine, master the art of the glue gun, and show that cricut who’s boss - this section is all about getting creative and customizing your wedding day decor. Share your DIY tips and progress here!



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How to have a beautiful backyard wedding
Katie, on January 8, 2023 at 6:25 PM

tips and tricks for budget friendly

Nicole, Jan 9, 2023 13 224
Let’s see those Diys!!
Allaura, on October 20, 2022 at 10:51 PM

Anyone have a DIY project you want to show off?! Here’s mine! We’re building a champagne wall!!!

Tavia, Dec 2, 2022 15 294 2
Budget-friendly Lanterns?
Grace, on January 27, 2023 at 3:58 AM

Hello everyone, I'm looking to DIY some centerpieces using lanterns filled with some artificial greenery/florals (sort of like a terrarium) and flameless/LED candles, the only problem is I can't find...

Karissa, Yesterday at 11:30 AM 6 87
I'm doing my own wedding
Tanya, on January 26, 2023 at 12:24 AM

I'm being told I'm gullible and stupid. I can't get this out my mind. But I'm half way finished with my wedding only thing I have left to really do now is pay off everything. Can I get a few ideas my...

Tanya, Jan 26, 2023 15 308 2
qr Code for Invitations
Starsallalign, on February 8, 2022 at 11:25 PM

Is anyone using a QR code on your invitations? I’m wondering what the best and cheapest QR code maker out there is. I want one that will direct to my wedding site.

Jasmine, Jan 26, 2023 4 209
Invitation Envelope - Address Font
Fiona, on January 24, 2023 at 5:12 PM

Hey! I had a lot of trouble with USPS for my save the dates (not the same issue) and want to avoid anything happening with my actual invitations. Does anyone know if they machines can read this...

Michelle, Jan 25, 2023 7 69
Wood flowers
Gayle, on January 15, 2023 at 7:17 PM

Has anyone used Sola wood flowers for your wedding? Pro and cons please.

Joce, Jan 25, 2023 2 53 2
Traci, on January 11, 2023 at 12:21 AM

How long before the wedding should I buy my flowers and start making the bouquets 💐 🤔

Mrs.evans, Jan 24, 2023 4 109
Printing with Canva?
Katelyn, on February 1, 2022 at 4:42 PM

Wondering if anyone has experience printing with Canva? I created my invitation suite, but when I went and printed a sample at Fedex, the colors turned out horrible. I'm wondering if that's because of...

Max, Jan 23, 2023 17 1,708 1
DIY Cornhole Boards
OregonEmily, on July 17, 2014 at 10:03 AM

I wanted something classy enough to be in a wedding, but not so "weddingy" that it would feel out of place at a tailgating party or in our backyard. We used this website for measurements and...

Jon, Jan 22, 2023 25 325
catering 50 people under $100?
Jacqueline, on June 29, 2013 at 1:10 PM

Is it possible to cater 50 - 60 people under 100?

Peter, Jan 21, 2023 52 16,748
DIY flowers
FutureMrs.Cash, on January 4, 2016 at 11:33 PM

Hello everyone! I will be getting married this June. We would like a simple, yet pretty wedding. I've read posts and articles about DIY flower arrangements. I'm interested in buying bulk at costco and...

Diksha, Jan 21, 2023 6 464
Printing Help: How can I print Individual Guest Names on Indv. Cards?
CK, on April 6, 2011 at 11:35 AM

We're thinking of using individual scalloped cards such as these as our escort/place cards (non-tented type). Short of handwriting 175 names & table numbers - 1) How can I print these individually...

J Gonzalez, Jan 20, 2023 16 6,314 1
Lings pre made bouquets
Ashley, on January 11, 2023 at 10:22 AM

Any know how easily I could add and remove flowers to Lings pre made bouquets?

Sloane, Jan 17, 2023 1 73 1
Savannah, on January 14, 2023 at 10:56 AM

Hey everyone! I am doing a fall wedding with hay, oats, and teal dried flowers! My theme is rustic lace! What is everyboding for centerpieces?

Savannah, Jan 14, 2023 28
Our custom surfboard guestbook finally came!
Rachel, on October 21, 2021 at 10:21 PM

Hi, Everyone! After months and months of waiting, our custom surfboard “guestbook” finally came today! We wanted to do something more fun and memorable than a standard guestbook, so we are going to...

Joanne, Jan 12, 2023 13 203
Wedding Bouquet
Kelly, on January 1, 2023 at 6:13 PM

Just finished my bridal bouquet. I want something different and couldn't find what I was looking for so I made my own. Getting married December 02 2023.

Kelly, Jan 12, 2023 9 172 1
DIY videography
Brittany, on June 7, 2017 at 1:59 PM

We have decided to save money and not hire a videographer. I still really wanted video of the wedding day so decided to go buy a video camera and we will do it ourselves. I am going to ask a few...

Jennifer, Jan 11, 2023 35 6,171 1
How to deal with cleanup for our small (and very Diy) wedding
Brenna, on December 21, 2022 at 10:01 PM

We are having a small 32-person wedding and getting a "drop off, set up, pick up" catering package. The only problem is that it only includes disposable plates and plasticware. I bought some plates...

Melanie, Jan 9, 2023 4 215
Stock the Bar Party... tacky or not??
Jody, on March 13, 2016 at 2:19 PM

My FH and I have lived together for three and half years. I feel like a traditional shower is a bit much for us, and we don't want one anyway. A friend suggested throwing a "Stock the Bar" party a few...

Ashanti, Jan 8, 2023 39 19,900 1
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