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!

DIY wedding cake tutorial: how to make peony cake decorations

Transform a simple cake into a fabulous floral creation with these gorgeous DIY wedding cake decorations, courtesy of Rosalind Miller! Peonies are one of the...
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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...

7 of our favourite DIY wedding video tutorials!

If you're a crafty bride-to-be, then DIY wedding video tutorials should be your best friend - they're a great resource that will help you...

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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7 quirky wedding signs spotted at real-life weddings

Wedding signs are all the rage for 2014 so we've found 7 quirky designs from real-life weddings to inspire your day! Use them to...

The A-Z of fun and thrifty weddings – part 2

Tonight we're continuing with our top tips on how to have a stylish wedding on a shoestring budget - if you haven't read part...

25 of the best bite-size wedding budget tips from real brides!

Everyone wants to save money where they can on their wedding day - starting married life in major debt is a serious no-no! -...
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You’ll adore Laura and Ben’s gorgeous pink and blue seaside wedding

Seashells and sunshine made this the perfect seaside wedding for our coast-loving couple... The first date A relaxed evening in a local pub was the scene...
We're loving Jenny and Robert's traditional English country garden wedding! © shoot-lifestyle.co.uk

We’re loving Jenny and Robert’s traditional English country garden wedding!

How they met “Robert and I met at Sheffield Hallam University, on the day of the interviews to study physiotherapy,” explains Jenny. “Robert asked me...
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Spell out your love with the help of Big Letters

Shout about your love for one another, your wedding date and anything else you can think of with the help of Big Letters! Created by...
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8 of the best details for a rustic wedding theme

For brides looking for something rustic and natural with a vintage twist, look no further than Razzle Dazzle Rose. Here are just eight of...
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Do you love bright wedding themes? You have to see this…

If you like bright wedding themes, you'll love this brilliant styled shoot from some of Berkshire's top wedding suppliers – it's chock full of...

Bunting and fairylights galore – we’re in love with Helen and...

How they met “Our first date was playing pool at a local pub in Middlesbrough,” remembers Helen. “It wasn’t the most romantic of settings, but...

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,...

Wes and Laura’s gorgeously eclectic DIY real wedding

How they met “I was 16 and Wes was 18. He won me over with dates in Nero café and dinner in Wetherspoons! As a...

What are real brides DIY-ing for their wedding?

If you think about it, brides have always made a lot of aspects of their wedding days. Many moons ago making your own wedding dress...

A wonderful DIY wedding bursting with colour from Tabitha and James

How they met “We met on a night out,” recalls Tabitha. “James was wearing a terrible shirt, but I could tell there was genuinely something...

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...

Create a wonderfully unique wedding with these fab DIY finishing touches

Here at Wedding Ideas, we love DIY weddings. Firstly, you can save a huge chunk of your budget by making and creating things yourself....

Let’s get crafty! It’s time to make your very own pom...

Pom poms are going to be big news for 2013 and 2014 weddings – they are quick and fun to make, they come in...

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