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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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Making my own invitations!!
Diana, on March 23, 2024 at 9:55 AM

Hi everybody! I’m getting married in October and I’ve decided to make my own invitations, save the date, thank you cards and name cards. For the save the date we went the cheaper route and bought the...

Skylar, Apr 1, 2024 2 66
String Lights!!
Tiffany, on March 17, 2014 at 10:34 AM

I found this online last night : Has anyone found any other deals? Do you think this would be worth the buy? Do you have...

Onesteptimers, Mar 24, 2024 7 2,011
Wrist Corsage
Bryána, on March 8, 2024 at 5:30 PM

Hello! I plan on doing a few DIYs for our wedding. One of those DIYs are wrist corsages for my mom and his mom. I'll be using artificial flowers for this but what I'm trying to figure out is what is...

Helen, Mar 21, 2024 7 352
Diy crockpot wedding it possible?
Brit, on April 2, 2018 at 1:43 PM

Hi there! im currently in the planning stages of my wedding and even though it’s 10 months away I still want to get the hard planning parts out of the way. the reception will likely be a lunch time...

Darlene, Mar 20, 2024 57 5,243 1
Cans of pop to serve
Amanda, on January 15, 2017 at 9:00 AM

Estimating 200 people for 4/5hr reception in September. Not sure how many cans of soda/water to estimate per person. We may be adding lemonade but not sure. Not doing alcohol. Any suggestions?

Brooke, Mar 13, 2024 76 19,696 2
Lauren, on October 23, 2017 at 11:03 PM

So....I get married in 12 days and just decided that I don't like our vows I had originally decided on haha. Apparently I enjoy making myself miserable lol anyways.......where can I find outlines or...

Sarah, Mar 7, 2024 12 763
Best faux garland
Kaitlin, on January 12, 2024 at 6:57 AM

Anyone have recomendations on the best faux garland they've found? I'd like to use it for the ceremony arch.

Sarah, Mar 6, 2024 3 77 1
Wedding Venue Comparison Excel SpreadSheet.
FutureMrsD., on August 21, 2015 at 6:22 PM

Does anyone have a template that they have the helped them organize and compare the venues?? I have a bunch of pamphlets and I really would like a spreadsheet to easily compare on one screen! Or even...

Sydney, Mar 4, 2024 10 15,530 1
Anyone use Zazzle for invites ?
Casey, on May 14, 2016 at 12:56 AM

I found a Groupon for zazzle and they do have some cute stuff but i was wondering if anyone had any experience with them? I have a very small budget and i and doing a lot of DIY stuff to keep things...

Heather, Mar 2, 2024 24 9,221
Sola wood flowers
Karen, on January 1, 2024 at 4:10 PM

Has anyone used thesefor bridal bouquet? Anyone dyed them yourself?

Maramayo, Feb 29, 2024 1 59
Glitter Sola Wood Flowers
Jessica, on February 12, 2024 at 11:21 PM

Has anyone tried glittering a wood flower? My thoughts were to dye, use an adhesive spray and add glitter to the flower. Dry and spray with a clear coat. Has anyone attempted this??

Maramayo, Feb 29, 2024 2 46
What do you think?
Sharon, on February 17, 2024 at 4:01 PM

This is not my color scheme, but today i decided that i was going to work on a layout for the bridesmaids boutiques.

Brenda, Feb 24, 2024 2 61
Bottle dripping wax
Emily, on January 24, 2024 at 8:17 AM

Hello! Is there something I can spray these bottles with to make sure the wax doesn’t fall off during transport?

Skylar, Feb 23, 2024 5 57
Amanda, on February 19, 2024 at 9:14 PM

I need an idea for a chicken dish for buffet style wedding. I am doing the food, need an inexpensive, easy chicken dish. Thanks

Carrie, Feb 23, 2024 5 168
Signage size
Holly, on February 19, 2024 at 5:23 AM

I’m looking into signage for the bar and directions for our audio guest book. I want to do vintage frames but I don’t know how big. 5x7 might be too small for the older guests but 8x10 seems really...

Skylar, Feb 22, 2024 2 48
Veil material length
Jennie, on February 12, 2024 at 7:44 PM

Hi all! I fell in love with the wide glitter veil I tried on with my dress (Stella York AVL0035, I now know after hours of searching because the shop was secretive) but it’s really expensive. I have...

LeeAnn, Feb 14, 2024 1 74
Carolina, on January 25, 2024 at 7:20 PM

Has anyone ever ordered invitations from canva? Or any suggestions?

Leanna, Feb 12, 2024 3 46
Shutterfly Guestbook
Melissa, on March 24, 2018 at 1:31 AM

This might be one of my most favorite purchases yet! I just got my guestbook in the mail today from Shutterfly. I bought a $5 Groupon then spent a little extra for the guestbook styling and...

Dinero, Feb 11, 2024 32 1,356 1
Dog treat wedding favors
Caitlin, on February 5, 2024 at 9:26 AM

I am going to have a little table with dog treats in little paper sealed goodie bags for dog owners to take with them at the end of the night. I am using store bought dog treats but my question is how...

Andrea, Feb 7, 2024 2 105
What platform did you use for your wedding website?
Jacob, on January 12, 2024 at 12:02 AM

Hey everyone! As my fiancé and I are counting down the days to our wedding, we're diving into the world of creating our own wedding website. We're envisioning a unique space to chronicle our love...

Dani, Feb 7, 2024 14 1,237 3
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