Add some charm to your garden aisle or décor with these quick-to-make colourful heart sticks by wedding stylist Kirsten Butler from the Little Wedding Helper. These DIY decorations are super easy and quick to make!

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What you’ll need

  • Coloured or glittery card
  • Large heart punch
  • Wooden BBQ skewers
  • Sharp knife
  • Cutting mat
  • Glue

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  1. Slide your chosen card into the heart paper punch, pressing down firmly to punch the hearts out.
  2. Using a craft knife on a cutting mat, carefully make a split at one end of the skewer approximately 1cm long.
  3. Slide the heart into the split and add a touch of glue to keep it in place.
  4. Gather all the finished heart sticks together and store upright in a jar or bottle, ready for decorating.
  5. At your venue, push the pointed end of the skewer into the ground at various heights to create interest.

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