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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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Diy... shoes? Photos attached.
Laura, on September 26, 2021 at 2:12 PM

Erm. I bought plain nude pumps. I live in them and wore them for so many dates when he and I met. I'm short but I also love heels, though plain ones. Our Stds even had shoes on them. So this is what I...

Laura, Sep 26, 2021 10 168
It’s Wedding Week!
Samantha, on September 20, 2021 at 3:16 PM

Finishing up last minute projects! Can’t wait, only 4 more days! What are your last minute projects??

Ellen, Sep 26, 2021 8 140 1
Just ordered a Cricut Maker 3...
Naomi, on September 21, 2021 at 6:05 PM

We are going to attempt to make our own Steampunk pocket invitations, menu cards, and programs. I am also planning to do some personalized wedding party flutes. Anyone else doing or done this?

Naomi, Sep 25, 2021 24 172 1
Seating Chart Cardstock
Hannah, on September 23, 2021 at 11:52 AM

I’m trying to figure out where I can print our seating chart 5”x7” cards on cardstock. Everywhere I’ve looked where I can upload the JPG file of my seating chart cards, the minimum quantity I can...

Michelle, Sep 23, 2021 7 90 1
diy Photobooth
Katie, on August 23, 2021 at 3:23 PM

We would like to do our own photo booth at our wedding, but we are having a hard time deciding the best way to do the pictures. I would like to avoid having to hire a vendor and just use a pipe frame...

Haley, Sep 21, 2021 9 138
So proud of my diy Florals and Decorations!
Kristen, on September 15, 2021 at 9:52 PM

My wedding photos just came in and I am in AWE of how everything turned out! I'm a proud DIY Bride, planning the entire wedding and creating the decor (live florals and other items such as...

Kristen, Sep 20, 2021 20 478 2
Viking wedding invitations!!!
Genevieve, on September 19, 2021 at 9:39 AM

Our wedding is viking themed and these are the invitations I made! They aren’t done yet, but this is the basic gist. What do you think?

Lynnie, Sep 20, 2021 17 265
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DIY Bouquets?
Diana Scott, on March 31, 2021 at 8:00 PM

Is any bride doing their own bouquets? Are you doing real or artificial flowers?

Casey, Sep 16, 2021 46 654 3
Diy brides: how long did it take you to set up
Monica, on September 2, 2021 at 8:10 AM

We have to setup and cleanup ourselves. The venue doesn’t do anything for us. I have everything planned out and we have boxes of stuff ready to take for our decorations. This includes the bar also...

Monica, Sep 15, 2021 18 304 2
Bridesmaid Bouquet Alternatives?
Dana, on August 24, 2021 at 10:02 PM

Any crafty ideas for bridal party bouquets? I can’t bring myself to pay thousands of dollars on flowers.

Kristen, Sep 15, 2021 30 436 1
My DIY gold flower place card holders
Erika, on October 10, 2017 at 1:47 PM

I wanted to share my diy placecard holders! This is thankfully my last diy project and I'm pretty excited with how they turned out! I bought flowers at the dollar tree and then spray painted them gold...

Kara, Sep 15, 2021 57 377 3
diy Centerpiece Layout Ideas?
Michele, on September 7, 2021 at 11:26 PM

Hi everybody! Alright.. we are getting married at a little cottage at a winery in October '22. Trying to do little cozy centerpieces for the 5 round dining tables. I love these little lanterns, and...

Michele, Sep 15, 2021 9 150
Where to buy artificial flowers??
TheHamWhites, on July 20, 2017 at 4:44 PM

Hi everyone! I'm doing artificial flowers (my FH is allergic to real flowers) and I'm not sure where to start looking? With my work schedule it's easier to order online. Just wondering where the best...

Lily, Sep 15, 2021 22 3,552 2
Swag for my arbor
Lynn, on September 12, 2021 at 9:29 PM

I had so much fun doing these and they are almost finished.

Lynn, Sep 14, 2021 17 189 1
Toss Bouquet
Kyra, on September 13, 2021 at 12:29 PM

Did anyone make their own toss bouquet or should i just break down and buy one from hobby lobby or something? I'm finishing up and getting the last little details together and almost forgot about it ...

Katherine, Sep 14, 2021 6 74
Adhesive Spray Glue Question for Diyers
Jennifer, on September 13, 2021 at 8:47 PM

I want to use these intricate paper doilies on my Rehearsal Dinner invites. If I sprayed an adhesive spray craft glue on these doilies, will it just stay behind the surface? Should I put like wax...

Nichole, Sep 14, 2021 3 41
Faux florals?
Makenzie, on September 1, 2021 at 10:49 AM

Anyone know where I can get decently priced fake florals (besides hobby lobby - our stores florals are NEVER stocked)??

Ashley, Sep 13, 2021 8 116
Your ring bearer ring holders? Just finished making mine!
Elizabeth, on September 9, 2021 at 5:17 PM

Made this for my wedding in 16 days! Just finished it. It's also a mock up for my etsy shop but honestly I'm just so pleased with how my first version turned out for my wedding. Totally original...

Molly, Sep 11, 2021 7 124
i feel so unprepared for the big day!
Lynn, on September 9, 2021 at 7:20 PM

30 days and I feel so unprepared. I have so many things I feel not in control of. Is this normal.

Mrs.a, Sep 11, 2021 7 184
diy Weekend
Dtzdance, on September 5, 2021 at 7:19 PM

Bridesmaid bouquet, card box and shoes

Monique, Sep 10, 2021 15 169
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