DIY

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!

Exclusive DIY bridal hairstyle tutorials from Joshua Altback

Wedding Ideas have teamed up with award-winning hairstylist Joshua Altback and wedding accessories superstar Olivier Laudus to bring you some gorgeous bridal looks that...
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Most Curious, London – when a wedding fair gets “Cool”

Billed as 'the nation's coolest wedding fair' - MOST CURIOUS has launched it's dates for the Spring 2016, and I am delighted to tell...
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How to make your own Order Of Service stationery

Add some wedding pretty to your stationery with this DIY hack by wedding stylist and designer Nina Marika! We love the idea of a...
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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...

DIY wedding menu ‘ calligraphy style’ – video tutorial

The sign writing experts at 'The chalk Spot' take us through a step by step DIY video tutorial for some charmingly hand-written perspex menu...
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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...

How to choose your perfect wedding stationery

Your wedding stationery helps to set the scene when it comes to your wedding theme. It's the first glimpse of a colour scheme that...

9 budget-friendly ways to style your wedding reception venue

If you want to go to town on decorating your wedding reception venue to ensure that it's truly personalised for you as a couple,...
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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...

3 fab DIY projects for you to try at home

Handmade weddings have never been more popular. Not only will you save money on your wedding budget but you’ll also end up with fab...
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Delicous wedding favours – Bake your own mini wedding brownie cakes

Perfect for use as wedding favours or served as standalone dessert, we love these miniature brownies from Cakes for Romantic Occasions. If you're handy...
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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...

10 DIY wedding stationery ideas that are perfect for brides on...

From save the dates to table plans, we love nothing more than seeing the unusual DIY wedding stationery that our real brides come up...
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A sweet shabby chic wedding in the perfect barn setting

Olivia & Barrie   A country farm setting perfect for this couple's fun and informal wedding celebration Photography Sam Yardley     Olivia was enjoying single life when she first...

14 Amazing DIY Details from Real Weddings

More and more brides are choosing to save money and add a personal touch to their big day. If you're thinking of taking the...

20 fab finds for November! Our pick of the best bridal...

Your wedding details planning starts right here, with our 20 fab finds for November. From jewellery and shoes, to favours and invites, we reveal...
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The simple MUST-HAVE item for any DIY wedding!

When planning a wedding, there are certain items you don't want to cut back on – the wedding dress, the rings or that dream...
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How to make these delicious wedding favours

These cute loveheart cookies from Cakeology make the perfect place names or wedding favours for your special day! Plus, you can change the colour of...
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The finishing flourishes that will save you £££s!

The devil is in the detail when it comes to weddings – but all those scraps of lace, favours and table decorations are often...
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What handmade touches DIDN’T this DIY wedding think of?

Getting married was a labour of love for this creative bride and groom – Lydia and Jamie made almost everything from scratch. A fab...