Easy DIY: Wedding Hangers | The Budget Savvy Bride
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I’m sure you’ve seen those cute personalized wire hangers on Etsy. While perusing the many options for wedding hangers, I found them made out of wood. Then I thought, “Surely to goodness I could make this myself.” Though I probably could have, I love a good step-by-step list…enter this post by Something Turquoise. This project took me five minutes…no kidding. And your wedding party (and hubs-to-be) will love this little gift.

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I’ll walk you through my process. First, I gathered my materials. I don’t live near an Ikea (boo!), so I bought the wooden hangers (I chose coat/shirt hangers instead of suit hangers) at Bed, Bath, and Beyond. I believe they were 5 for 5 or 6 dollars. Then I picked up a spool of ribbon in my wedding color from Wal-Mart (50 cents!), then located a pair of scissors and a Sharpie (if you don’t have a stockpile of Sharpies like myself, pick that up with your ribbon).

diyweddinghangersBasically, I just free-handed the personalization onto the hanger. In the center, put the wedding title of the person (Bride, Groom, MOB, MOH, etc.), then add their name on the left side of the hanger. Then put your wedding date on the right. I added the ribbon to all of the ladies’ hangers. These are quick and easy, and you can use them as a part of your wedding party’s gifts or just as a little thank you.

What do you think of these DIY personalized hangers? How have you made yours unique?

 

Laura is a 26-year old school counselor living in Hendersonville, North Carolina. Laura is engaged to Josh whom she met online in 2010. After almost three years together, he proposed in a beautiful park on January 19, 2013. They are now planning their intimate affair for April 26, 2014 at an Asheville vineyard.

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    • Juliet morgan
    • December 17th, 2013

    I love your tutorial and what a deal! I found these on etsy and love them!! I ordered a few and figured i could add the date and other details myself ! https://www.etsy.com/listing/100114713/300-cyber-monday-extended-sale-cherry

    • Jen | Something Turquoise
    • December 17th, 2013

    Yay!!!!! Laura! I’m so glad that you took our project and twisted it for yourself! Fabulous job!!!!

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