Five Ribbon Backdrop Ideas for your DIY Wedding

by Oh Lovely Day

Hi guys!  Chandra from Oh Lovely Day back with some DIY inspiration for you!  By the way, how much do you love that photo above?  I super love it, but I may be a bit biased… When deciding on DIY projects for your wedding, don't forget to include a fabulous backdrop project! Ribbon backdrops are pretty, budget-friendly, and super easy to do. All you need is ribbon, and something to tie it to like a PVC pipe, clothesline, or just long string. SO EASY. And did I mention how pretty...

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9 Creative Ways to Say Will You Be My Bridesmaid?

by Azure

You've said YES!, you've thought long and hard about the ladies you want in your bridal party, and now it's time to pop the questions... and ask your gals to be your bridesmaids! There are plenty of unique, unforgettable ways to do so, and a great place to start to get the creative juices flowing is on Etsy. From personalized keepsake boxes and DIY lockets, to mini photo books and secret message styles, take a peek at nine of our favorite ways to say, Will You Be My...

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8 DIYs to Sweeten Up Your Valentine’s Day

by Azure

Valentine's Day will be here before you know it, and if it's your first time celebrating as a bride-to-be, why not step up your game and surprise your groom with something extra special?! After all... he gave you the ultimate surprise when he (hopefully) dropped to one knee and popped the question. So if you're comfortable getting crafty and want to sweeten up your day, roll up your sleeves and get going on one of these fabulously romantic and fun V-Day DIYs. Your groom will love...

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Need a Last Minute Gift for the DIY Bride in Your Life?

by Azure

If the answer is yes, then OneWed is here to save the day! Well... we'll save the day by letting you in on a little secret. You know Birchbox, the online beauty discovery platform that delivers hand-picked samples to its members each month? I'm a Birchbox girl, and my monthly delivery of beautification goodies always puts a pep in my step! And I've gifted Birchbox to almost all my closest friends. But what if I told you there's something like Birchbox out there, except for ladies...

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A DIY Project for Every Style Wedding

by Azure

No matter what style of wedding you're planning, there is a DIY project perfect for you! But before you read on, catch up on our DIY Do's and Don'ts to ensure your do-it-yourself adventure doesn't go awry! To help you achieve DIY success and find a project that fits your wedding style, we combed through our favorite wedding blogs and crafting sites to round-up the best of the best. Ready? Let's go! Romantic - Lace Statement Necklace Bohemian - Floral Crown Beach - Seashell...

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9 DIY Snow Globes to Whimsify Winter Weddings

by Azure

Whether you do it to spruce up your soon-to-be newlywed home, or for your enchanted winter wedding, these DIY snow globe projects are perfect to amp up the holiday cheer! They add sparkle to any table, can double as wedding guest favors, and won't take a major bite out of your budget. Nine glorious snow globe DIYs await... ONE TWO THREE FOUR FIVE SIX SEVEN EIGHT NINE Which DIY are you dying to try? Have any other fun holiday projects up your...

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Wedding Planning Advice: DIY and DIDon’t

by Azure

It's true that going DIY with certain aspects of the wedding can save you a bundle. But it can also add stress and frustration (something brides certainly don't need leading up to the big day) if DIY projects are not handled and managed with care. So when pondering the question, to DIY or not to DIY, use the helpful Do's and Don'ts below as your guide... DO have a solid plan before you start buying - The main reason couples choose to DIY is to save money. But when you start buying...

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3 Showstopping Wedding Escort Card DIYs

by Azure

Escort cards (aka name cards, place cards) set the scene for your wedding reception, and it's easy as pie to transform something ordinary (or unexpected) into something extraordinary! All you need is a little creativity and craftiness! The December issue of Martha Stewart Living gave me three wonderful ideas for do it yourself escort cards, and I couldn't wait to share them with you! Stitch 'em - If you know your way around a sewing machine (sadly, I do not), this DIY idea is...

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Sweet Wedding Guest Favors to DIY

by Azure

Everyone loved the adorable floral-filled ice cubes we shared in our DIY section a few weeks back. Curious to know if anyone's taken the plunge and tried the DIY!? Today we've got another fabulous do-it-yourself project for brides willing to roll up their sleeves and get crafty! I spotted the daisy lollipops (below) on the Funkytime blog, and thought they'd make sweet & memorable wedding guest favors for Spring or Summer I Do's! While Funkytime filled their pops with little...

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7 Bridal Accessory DIYs You’ll Race to Try

by Azure

Add sparkle to your wedding shoes or romance to your bridal updo with seven stylish accessory DIYs perfect for craft-savvy brides! So round up your bridesmaids, scroll through this list, and let us know which DIY wedding project you're dying to try! #1  Jewel-Embellished Bridal Shoes inspired by a gem-encrusted Dolce & Gabbana pair... #2  DIY Birdcage Veil for our vintage-inspired brides... #3  French Pouf Hair Flower to adorn your soft & romantic wedding hairstyle... ...

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