DIY PROJECTS •

Fun DIY Mixed-Media Guest book

For my wedding, I am hoping to do a photo guestbook with an instant camera. Because I was having a hard time finding a fun, unique guestbook, I decided to make my own! I bought a burlap journal at Michael’s for about $2.99 (with a coupon).

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Wedding Decor •

Wedding Guest book Ideas

One of the nice things about planning a wedding on a budget is not feeling obligated to do what is considered traditional. From the aspects you decide to cut out completely (we’re not having table numbers or favors) to things you decide to do a little

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Engagement Photos + A Guest book

I was thrilled that an engagement session was part of our wedding photography package. However, my Mr. Wonderful just isn’t one who enjoys having his picture taken and I knew a whole photo shoot of us wouldn’t work out well. So I asked if we could

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DIY PROJECTS •

Alternative Guest Book

In a past, not too long ago life, I used to scrapbook.  For whatever reason, I lost interest and haven’t scrapped in a long time.  During that time I created quite a few books.  Where are they now?  In a box in the closet somewhere, only

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DIY PROJECTS •

DIY Project: Advice Card Guest book

Right after I got engaged and started scouring Etsy & Pinterest for ideas and inspiration, I decided that I wanted an alternative to a guestbook. I found the idea of keeping a book with signatures in it a little too reminiscent of an autograph book that

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Sponsored •

Photo Books from Shutterfly

The standard cardboard pages with photo insert style of wedding album is definitely a thing of the past. Nowadays modern brides want a custom, beautiful keepsake to remember their special day that doesn’t belong boxed up on a shelf. Many brides are opting for customized photo

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DIY PROJECTS •

Note Tag Guest book

For months I’ve been trying to think of a creative wedding guest book. My sister and brother had some pretty cool guest books at their wedding. My sister and her husband had a custom made surfboard with their last name in it that everyone signed and

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DIY PROJECTS •

DIY Guest book

After searching high and low for the right type of scrapbook for our diy guestbook, I finally found what I was looking for at Deserre’s art store. I was wandering around for hours looking at everything trying to decide on a theme for the guest book.

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Wedding Guest Book

I have been looking for a unique guest book for our wedding and after running into a lot of “roadblocks” I decided it would be easier, cheaper and more practical to use a photobook and let our guests sign that. This way we have a coffee table book

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Wedding Inspiration •

Anne’s Photo Guest book!

Long before I was a Budget Savvy Blogger I won a giveaway on BSB! I won a lulu.com photobook! We used our engagement pictures to create our photo guestbook. I plan on guests signing around the pictures and at the beginning and end of the book,

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DIY PROJECTS • DIY Wedding Decor •

Budget Savvy Repurposed Guest book

As a slightly non-traditional bride, there are many traditional wedding elements that I find rather blah and un-inspiring – one of those being the wedding guestbook. If I see another cutesy white satin fabric-covered book with GUESTBOOK sprawled across front in unnecessarily elaborate scroll script, I

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