DIY Weddings

DIY Weddings

Which wedding theme will lend your day a personalised look and save you money? DIY of course! Check out these real brides who have got crafty and created some gorgeous wedding details.

P.S. It doesn't matter if you're not a 'hands on' kind of person, with our help you'll be up to your eyes in paper, sticky tape and more before you know it!

Simply choose from our 'DIY Weddings' posts below for instant planning inspiration!

The dos and don’ts of making your own wedding flowers

If you’re a creative, hands-on kind of a bride-to-be, you’re probably considering putting together a lot of your wedding day yourself. This is a great...

How to make sweet tree centrepieces for your big day

A few weeks ago we ran a poll on our Facebook page to find out what DIY projects you were planning for your big...

7 quirky alternatives to traditional wedding bouquets

Not every girl is a fan of flowers! If you're looking for something a little more unique for your big day bouquet, or you're...

Top 10 extra special personalised wedding touches

How do you make your wedding stand out from the crowd – by making it personal to you! Here, Amy De-Keyzer from The Proposers...

How to make your own wedding invitations in 10 easy steps

Deciding to make your own wedding invitations can be a little daunting at first, but with a bit of careful planning you can end...

21 Christmas wedding flower ideas to make you bloom

If you’re planning a big day during the winter months, our Christmas wedding flower ideas will give you all the floral inspiration you need! Why...

Top tips for doing your own wedding day catering

Catering for your guests at your wedding is almost certainly going to be your largest expense. Brides deal with this in a number of ways.... CR229

Pip and Paul’s big wedding with a small budget

Gorgeous newlyweds Pip and Paul show how you can still make a big impact with a small budget, and they definitely proved their DIY...

How to make your very own bridal brooch bouquet

We love brooch bouquets, they're chic, they look amazing and they last much longer than fresh flowers. Contemporary and vintage wedding jewellery designer Harriet... Michelle-Simon-473

A gorgeous autumn wedding full of DIY ideas

Creative bride Michelle took the hands-on approach to personalise the couple's autumn wedding day. Full of DIY ideas this wedding is inspiring for any...

You’ve found your perfect wedding invitations… how should you word them?

How to word your wedding invitations can be confusing as it depends on a number of factors and scenarios. For example, who’s paying? Are...
Rust-Oleum Wedding Bottle Table Arrangement

Have a DIY wedding and make your own centrepieces!

In 2013, UK couples spent an average of £20,500 on their wedding and that's not even including the honeymoon! This is why we at...

10 no-stress DIY wedding decorations that will wow your guests

You don't have to spend a fortune on decorations to get featured in a wedding magazine you know! These real brides made the cut...

8 ways to guarantee the perfect DIY wedding video

Thinking about filming your own wedding day? We asked Andrea McDowell, founder of Shoot It Yourself, how to get perfect results from your DIY...

How To Plan Your Dream Wedding In Six Months Or Less

How To Plan Your Dream Wedding In Six Months Or Less Is planning your wedding in six months really doable? The answer is YES! Whatever your...

Evening invitation wording – Great ideas for wedding reception invites

Make sure you get your evening invitation wording right with our help to avoid any confusion on the big day, it's the last thing...
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How to make your own paper fan garlands

Create these fab venue decorations with How to Style Your Perfect Wedding.  Paper fan garlands are a great way to add impact to your...

8 real brides share their crafty DIY wedding projects!

Sophie Smith spoke to eight real brides about their crafty DIY wedding projects, from quirky knitted bouquets right through to homemade pink lemonade cocktails! We...

The Wedding Day Elements A Bride Should Never DIY

Things A Bride Should Never DIY. Wedding DIY projects can be a joy and a really nice way to give your big day the personal touch...

How to make a beautiful wedding buttonhole

“Every bride-to-be knows what they want every little detail to look like for their wedding day, from the flowers and decorations to the dress...

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