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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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Boudoir Book
Adriana, on October 11, 2020 at 8:53 PM

I wanted to gift my FH a bridal boudoir album, but my budget isn’t going to allow for it. I did a diy boudoir shoot (thanks tiktok lol) and I was going to have them printed in a book but it’s just too...

Petra, Oct 31, 2023 8 664
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.

Brenda, Oct 25, 2023 6 675 1
How to cover a fence?
Kassie, on September 22, 2017 at 6:43 PM

Does anyone have any good ideas for covering a chain link fence? I'm going to get married in FH parents backyard and they have about 200 ft of chain link fence that will be visible from the ceremony...

Madison, Oct 17, 2023 20 4,518
Fake Florals Set Up
Kara, on October 7, 2023 at 5:04 PM

I have been considering doing Lings Moments or other fake flowers for our wedding to keep things cost effective. I now have concerns over who is going to decorate the wedding arch, inside of the...

Jhonsmith, Oct 13, 2023 4 161 1
diy Dance Floor
Amber, on October 10, 2023 at 1:26 AM

Has anyone out there DIY’ed a dance floor and was it even worth it?

LM, Oct 10, 2023 2 153
Bud Vase Flower Success?
Caroline, on April 24, 2023 at 10:23 PM

Has anyone been successful in decorating their reception tables with bud vases and flowers? If so did your florist who did your bouquet supply you with the flowers or you buy wholesale? Did it really...

Amber, Oct 10, 2023 4 433 1
Save the dates
Jennifer, on July 6, 2022 at 7:06 PM

Is it cheap of me and my soon to be husband to print out save the dates on paper and give it to people like that? We are getting married next year and can't afford to spend a bunch of money on save...

Amber, Oct 10, 2023 21 457 2
Airbnb Wedding?
Laura, on February 24, 2019 at 1:52 AM

My fiancé and I recently got engaged and really want to do the cheapest wedding ever. (Im a huge money stickler, seriously.) I’ve been researching venues in San Diego...ridiculous prices for a small,...

Mrs. Johnson, Oct 8, 2023 13 2,816 2
Spray Painted/ombre Dress
Danielle, on July 25, 2018 at 1:41 PM

Has anyone ever done this? I have seen Taylor Ann Art (love her) but she isn't taking orders and I'm sure its $1000+ anyways. I ordered a sample dress and I'm going to attempt to spray it ombre...

Joy, Oct 2, 2023 27 2,479
Anyone NOT doing false eyelashes?
Iris, on October 26, 2012 at 12:53 PM

I know it's all the hype right now, the sex appeal, "it makes your eyes pop". But here's my opinion: When I do my makeup everyday (& my trial runs for DIY) I already focus on making my eyes pop & so...

Countryangel707, Oct 2, 2023 39 1,215
diy Wedding Arch
Brittani, on September 14, 2023 at 12:35 PM

Be honest: how difficult is it to DIY your own wedding arch? My MOH said her cousin could make one for about $100-$200, but Hobby Lobby sells a metal frame for $20 (not counting...

Ligia, Sep 27, 2023 5 272
Ink Smuding on Side of Envelope
Countryangel707, on September 26, 2023 at 8:18 AM

I am trying to print out my addresses on my envelopes but every time I try to print an envelope it smears the ink. I have tried going through settings and changing the settings from regular paper to...

Michael, Sep 27, 2023 2 67
diy reception
Jane, on September 18, 2023 at 10:44 AM

How do I throw together a last minute reception on a very low budget?

Maria, Sep 26, 2023 6 278
Cooking for reception?
Bella, on February 4, 2016 at 5:47 PM

Okay I know this isn't the norm but I'm just wondering everyone's opinion. Nobody would be cooking the day of the wedding. It'd be a couple days before and it'd be stored then re-heated in the oven....

Sophia, Sep 23, 2023 124 1,672
Pens/markers for guest book
Alyssa, on August 16, 2023 at 9:51 AM

I'm looking for recommendations on your favorite non bleed non smudge writing utensils. Our guest book will be a large book that people can place their photo booth pictures in and leave us a message....

SuperCute, Sep 15, 2023 4 82 1
1 year away from wedding… needing some guidance!
Giselle, on September 6, 2023 at 10:34 PM

Hi everyone! Just looking for some guidance on what timeline to follow. I’m planning myself & every app or website has a completely different wedding timeline. Some say to get the dress 1 year or...

Michelle, Sep 9, 2023 12 167
Real bouquets Diy?
Skylar, on August 23, 2023 at 1:53 PM

Hi guys! I was just scrolling through Pinterest (guilty again, ha ha), and I saw a tutorial for a bouquet that I would really love for my bridesmaids. Do you think it would be a good idea if I did all...

Skylar, Aug 28, 2023 15 236
Zoom Recording in 2023
Jenhandlady, on July 19, 2023 at 9:44 AM

We have many friends and family who cannot attend in-person so we'd like to do a livestream and recording. One where we would provide a link with passcode so there wouldn't be any potential copyright...

Valerie, Aug 27, 2023 2 79
Anyone know how to prop this up?
Damla, on May 31, 2018 at 10:59 PM

I bought this beautiful mirror to act as our welcome sign. Only problem is that we won’t be able to prop it against the entrance as I originally thought. I’ve been looking at stands I could use, but...

Sam, Aug 25, 2023 7 3,032
Azazie Sangria
Samantha, on August 13, 2023 at 8:49 PM

Hi! I have chosen for my girls to wear the new color on Azazie - Sangria! However I am having difficulty finding flower colors to match for bouquets! Any advice would really help. What color scheme...

Skylar, Aug 21, 2023 4 267
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