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!

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...

Are you really making that? 5 things you should and shouldn’t...

We’re big fans of DIY wedding days, provided that everything is done properly of course and that means not being too ambitious. We say...
7 easy wedding stationery items you can DIY daniellebenbowphotography.blogspot.co.uk

7 easy wedding stationery items you can DIY

If you’ve got a bit of time in the build-up to your wedding day and you’re a fan of crafting, then creating your own...

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....

10 easy finishing touches you can do yourself

You might feel a bit scared about DIY-ing your wedding and that’s fine. However maybe your budget is showing you that you should DIY...

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...

How to make your own vintage-style table plan

Creating your own table plan can be lots of fun and it adds a personal touch to your day. Luck & Luck have a...

DIY wedding stationery Q&A – Your questions answered!

Lots of people tell us that they would love to make their own wedding stationery but many say they lack the skill or imagination....

Create an incredible 1950s-inspired bridal look in 9 simple steps

Wedding Ideas have teamed up with top video gurus Video Jug to give you some exclusive bridal beauty looks that you can easily recreate...

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...

The ultimate list of bridal beauty dos and don’ts

You’re going to want to look your most beautiful on your wedding day and you'll want your groom to gasp as he sees you...

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...

10 DIY details that won’t cost a thing

DIY equals a very personal wedding day – well, that’s what we think. It’s also a practical solution for when you’re trying to keep...

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...

Make your very own gingerbread wedding favours

If you’ve got a bit of time before your wedding (and time to practice a bit) then...