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9 Wedding DIY’s To Make At Home

  |  By Angie Kovacs

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Planning a wedding is a tough and often expensive undertaking. You want to create the perfect ceremony that you’ve envisioned in your head, but you may not want to spend too much on all of the small details. With some simple items that you’re able to find at your local dollar or bargain store you can create your own amazing wedding decor details at home. These pretty DIY’s are sure to keep you busy and generate some amazing wedding pieces that you’ll love. 

Welcome Sign (above) All you need is a piece of wood and some paint to create a beautiful wedding sign. From a welcome sign to an itinerary, this piece is important for your guests and easy to create. 

Table Numbers Another integral piece of your wedding day is the table numbers for the reception. With simple frames you can generate your own numbers and decorate them to suit your theme. You can even add a special twist on the numbers like this sweet set that features a photo of the couple at the age corresponding to the number. 

Image via Something Turquoise.

Card Box Use an old box, or purchase one at your local dollar store as the base for your card gift box. Paint this to match your wedding theme and you've got the perfect place to store all of your cards. 

Image via You & Your Wedding.

Confetti Look to your own backyard for an easy wedding DIY. Grab some leaves and punch your own confetti to give out to guests on the big day. 

Image via Emma Bergmeier.

Kids Table Crafts Get ready to host all of your child guests with an adorable craft table. Prepare one or two crafts or colouring sheets that you’ll be able to offer to your smallest guests. 

Image via Dani Porter.

Outdoor Games If you’re planning on hosting an outdoor wedding you may enjoy some oversized lawn games to keep your guests entertained. Assemble your own versions of simple favourites like tic tac toe or a bean bag toss. 

Image via Hey, Let's Make Stuff.

Frame Decor Use an old frame and some faux flowers to construct a stunning focal point for your wedding decor. This simple wedding addition looks great and is easy to construct. 

Image via My Wedding.

Hula Hoop Decor Grab a hula hoop and drape it in lights, ribbons, or flowers to build a beautiful roof hanging decor piece. This can hang over your guests tables, or you can construct something simple to make your head table to stand out. 

Image via Whimsical Wonderland Weddings.

Advice Cards Ask your guests for their best marriage tips and tricks with some homemade advice cards. With cardstock and a printer, or some practiced handwriting you can make your own cards for the big day. 

Image via Say I Do Printables.

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