DIY wedding details are a great idea – if you’ve got time to complete them! But hen and stag specialists Chillisauce have come up with a cool solution for time-poor brides-to-be…
Why not get the people who know you best to help you with your personal and unique wedding day features? Choose an organised DIY activity for your hen party for lots of fun whilst making, painting and creating for your wedding day! Chillisauce have a ton of creative DIY hen activities, meaning you can tick two boxes at once…
Get your girls making perfumes that they’d think would suit you and match your personality. And why not add a little bit of competition and wear your favourite handmade and unique perfume on your big day? You could even add to the bridal party bond by all wearing it!
Save money on your bouquet and be taught by a specialised florist to design a bouquet or table centres that perfectly reflect you and your hubby-to-be. You’ll discover the right type flowers to use for your time of year, what they mean and be able to pick the best colours that suit your wedding theme.
Have a meeting with a cake designer and design your own cupcakes and cakes on your hen party, that will then be cooked and ready for your big day! Again, these cupcakes could make fab wedding favours or you could go all out with a dessert table – we’re talking cake, cake, and more cake.
DIY chocolate favours
Chillisauce offer masterclasses in designing your own chocolates. A perfect idea for wedding favours because who doesn’t like chocolate?!
Spend the day getting crafty and designing underwear you can all wear on the same day. You could embellish ‘Bride’, ‘Maid of honour’ or ‘Bridesmaid’ onto them! If you’re feeling brave, it could make a great photo opportunity too…
DIY table decorations
Candles make perfect centrepieces or reception decorations. If you’re going for a mismatched, rustic look for your wedding, then you can just let your bridesmaids go wild with what they make!
There’s something special about one-of-a-kind jewellery pieces, so why not do it for your big day? And designing your own is an exciting and fun thing to do!
Choose from a range of designers who specialise in headband design, shoe design, dress design – bring along your ideas and objects you want to play around with and spend the day sewing together your designs and see them come to life. With experts on hand for advice, there’s no need to worry with fear of doing it wrong!
The braver hens should definitely try out the dancing or Acapella hen do activities available at Pineapple Studios, London where you can choose a song and learn to sing it without any accompaniments by trained experts. If you’re all feeling confident enough, you can surprise your guests with a bridal party performance on your wedding day! Think Love Actually and the church scene maybe, or really surprise with an out-of-character rap like this one…
We’ve got loads more tips on DIY ideas and more ideas for super fun hen parties or weekends – don’t say we don’t spoil you!