DIY PROJECTS

Guest Post: DIY Napkin Rings!

Longtime BSB reader Lindsey has offered to share a quick and easy DIY tutorial with us today to help you craft napkin rings that you can use for your reception! Pair these simple napkin rings with your napkins to spice up your table settings. It’s amazing how a easy and inexpensive project

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DIY PROJECTS Food + Beverage

Custom wine bottle labels

When planning a wedding on a tight budget, you might have to sacrifice some things to stay on track. One thing many couples struggle with is keeping the costs down while still serving alcohol at their wedding reception. We’ve shared a few tips about how to reduce your wedding bar costs, from

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DIY PROJECTS

Caricature Save-the-Date

Reader Emily sent me photos of her save-the-date that she made to share with you all! I love seeing couples getting creative and DIYing their paper products. I thought they turned out really cute! {photos by Emily Adams} Here’s what Emily had to say about their caricature Save-the-Date: We are having a

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chair sash tutorial
DIY PROJECTS DIY Wedding Decor

DIY Chair Sash Tutorial

I’ve had a couple of readers email me about cheap ways to decorate your chairs for your ceremony or reception, so when Brittany agreed to share her method with you all I was excited! 🙂 Remember Brittany’s fab wedding? Thanks Brittany for writing up this tutorial for us! 🙂 You can read

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paper and stationery DIYs

Paper for DIY Projects

Reader Sarah-Lois asked me to write a post about choosing paper for DIY projects such as programs and invites. A little lesson about paper for those who don’t already know… the higher the weight is (pounds) the thicker and more sturdy the paper is. So a 65lb paper might be good enough

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DIY PROJECTS

Little Heart Pins

I stumbled across this blog today via the ever-fab Inspired Goodness and boy, was I ever enamored! Look at how lovely and sweet these little heart pins are… I’m thinking wedding favors! So adorable! And the pics are just so pretty. I mean, the non-matchy colors had me right from the start.

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DIY PROJECTS

DIY Bridesmaid Cards

DIY Bridesmaid Cards – How I asked my friends to be in our wedding! So last week I decided I really needed to officially ask my girls who I wanted as bridesmaids for my wedding. I already knew who I wanted to stand by me but I really wanted to do something

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DIY PROJECTS

Martha Stewart Light Columns

Image from Martha Stewart If you don’t already, you should subscribe to the Martha Stewart Daily Craft email list- I get neat little projects sent to my inbox every day. Martha is a wealth of information, inspiration and fun for any DIY bride. Friday, the daily project was these Paper Lantern ‘topiaries’-

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