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If you’re the hands-on type and want to give your wedding an extra personal touch, in here you'll find ideas, tips and tutorials to design and create your own wedding invitations, decorations and other details…



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Welcome sign
Jessica, On May 15, 2023 at 23:00

Does anyone know where I can buy a blank acrylic arch to diy my own welcome sign? Ideally at least 2 feet wide.

MoBoNYC, thursday 25-May-23 3 26
Crystal, On May 16, 2023 at 22:12

Okay, so I've been making everything for our upcoming wedding. I made the welcome sign, programs, menus, place cards and a few other things from Canva, we have been testing different papers...

Mandy, saturday 20-May-23 3 40
Cake making!
kearah, On July 27, 2022 at 11:02

How do we feel about making our own wedding cake! if its just a small two tier cake?!?!

Jennifer, wednesday 17-May-23 21 163
Carolin, On April 13, 2023 at 23:02

Hi everyone, I am DIYing my Center pieces using lanterns with fairy lights. I will use some greenery and votives, as well. I think I will have real flowers for the bouquets and boutonnières. What...

Julie, sunday 16-Apr-23 4 58
Place cards and menu items
Joy, On April 7, 2023 at 20:03

Just wanting to run this idea by others, but we're looking at making our place cards with coloured card stock to colour code our menu options and fit our colours (purple, blue, and green, all pastel...

KELLY, friday 14-Apr-23 4 47
Brooke, On May 21, 2020 at 17:56

Has anyone in Ontario bought anything of I have 21 items in my cart right now and it works out to about 120-130 CAD after shipping and taxes, but I’m wondering how much duty &...

Denise, friday 7-Apr-23 17 730 4
Is it needed?
Julie, On April 1, 2023 at 09:11

As I'm doing more and more DIY planning, I'm having some questions about a few things, and whether or not they are needed. I'm hoping someone can please give me some input on what are the purposes of:...

Dana, wednesday 5-Apr-23 15 109
Kids goodie bags
Jaime, On January 14, 2023 at 18:47

Hi everyone, I want to make the kid's goodie bags to keep them occupied during dinner. Has anyone else made these, and if so, what did you include? Thanks Jaime

Katrina, thursday 30-Mar-23 8 108
diy supplies
Carolin, On March 6, 2023 at 21:56

Hi everyone! I was wondering if anyone knows where to get DIY supplies in bulk? I want something like this which I will add decorations too. I am also looking for rhinestone ribbon/mesh.

Carolin, friday 17-Mar-23 4 40
Where to print my boudoir photos??
Farrah, On March 7, 2023 at 16:42

I’ve compiled my lil wedding gift to my groom which is a boudoir album on Canva. There is some nudity (breasts, butt). Has anyone ever tried printing something like this through Canva and not been...

Chris, saturday 11-Mar-23 2 110
10 steps to make your own wedding dress
Emilie, On February 22, 2017 at 06:32

Hi wonderful community! Are you thinking of making your own dress? If you are, I admire you! Here are a few steps to get you started to make your own dress: STEP 1: PICK YOUR PATTERN STEP 2: PICK YOUR...

Chris, thursday 9-Mar-23 6 2,333
diy glitter shoes
Malyssa, On August 29, 2022 at 15:21

Hi all As my big day creeps closer, I'm DIY list grows. But today with my day off I started working on reception shoes! I'm unsure if I should fill in the elastic area....I had left it blank for now...

Kate, sunday 19-Feb-23 5 69
diy Soup & Salad Buffet With Sandwich Station
Misty, On January 28, 2023 at 12:31

Hello all you brides to be, I have a beautiful venue that I plan to sign with soon, but their food & buffet options were very boring and would not fit the theme to my wedding at all. But they said...

Misty, monday 30-Jan-23 3 56
Diy ideas
Emily, On January 10, 2023 at 11:29

Hello everyone! I am having a hard time coming up with decor for our wedding with our colours. We are getting married at a country venue with a barn so wanting something to go along the lines of that....

Carine, monday 16-Jan-23 5 74
Real or artificial flowers
Daily, On May 2, 2022 at 13:04

Future brides are you choosing real or artificial flowers for your wedding? I chose artificial for two reasons: save money and I can prepare my centerpieces a head of time. I will be using artificial...

Patty, monday 16-Jan-23 34 443 2
Mood Fabrics
Joy, On January 13, 2023 at 16:10

Has anyone ordered from Mood Fabrics before? They have some beautiful fabrics that aren't available at my local stores, but I'm not sure what getting their stuff into Canada is like. If anyone has...

Joy, friday 13-Jan-23 18
Tiffany, On October 3, 2022 at 11:52

Honest opinions needed. I made our invitations and now I’m second guessing them. We are only having a small wedding. And I know most people do not keep them so I thought it wasn’t something I need to...

Sira, wednesday 4-Jan-23 28 366
Preserved Wedding flowers
Lissa, On December 26, 2022 at 20:49

My coworkers sent me an arrangement just before my wedding October 1st, and it was too pretty to throw out. I decided to dry the flowers and turn them into resin ring holders and ornaments to give...

Carine, tuesday 3-Jan-23 7 80 1
Looking for plant based sateen-like fabrics
Joy, On November 3, 2022 at 13:39

I'm wanting to make my own dress with the help of some friends, and I'm running into some challenges getting a fabric that I like. I'd like to do something with light blue, and I really don't want...

Malyssa, friday 4-Nov-22 1 34
diy decor - what are you working on/planning on?
Malyssa, On October 3, 2022 at 17:05

Hi beautiful people. Are you planning on DIYing any or all of your decor? If so, what are you working on or whats on your pinterest board to create?! While we did opt to hire a decor vendor, I did DIY...

Farrah, tuesday 18-Oct-22 7 95 1
Dyeing veil ivory at home (easy!!)
Chanel, On March 30, 2020 at 16:21

Hi everyone! I was in a panic to find the right veil for my gown since everything has closed due to Coronavirus, but I’m also aware the our wedding in July might be postponed because of this virus...

Chanel, wednesday 12-Oct-22 17 1,475
Bouquet and Boutonnieres
Cc, On June 24, 2022 at 16:03

When it comes to bouquets and Boutonnieres do most ask for them back after the wedding or do you have the party keep them?

Elizabeth12, sunday 9-Oct-22 11 148
Wedding Card Box
Luanne, On October 4, 2022 at 14:05

I'm DIYing a lot of the decorations for my wedding and instead of making a whole new card box I thought to fancy up a lunchbox we already have. Its regular purpose is to hold all various types of teas...

KELLY, wednesday 5-Oct-22 4 77
diy flowers - real or fake?
Julie, On August 6, 2022 at 11:54

Debating if I should make an attempt at DIY boutenieres and corsage. Faux or real flowers? Wondering what some of you ladies decided on?

Luanne, tuesday 4-Oct-22 16 186
Find Your Table Chart
Amanda, On July 24, 2022 at 18:38

Hello Future Brides! I just finished my "seating chart" and I thought I would share with you all the final product! We decided to give the option to our guests to sit in whichever seat they wish at...

Luanne, tuesday 4-Oct-22 17 274 1
Making a Save The Date with pictures and mini calendar
Emilie, On January 13, 2017 at 12:05

Hi DIY brides and grooms ! I found this idea to make your own Save The Dates where you can insert a cute mini calendar and pictures of you two! Would you make this for your Save the Dates? Image:...

Goodrunaway, monday 3-Oct-22 9 132
Bridal Shower Game Cards - Printing?
Katrina, On July 12, 2022 at 15:50

Hello all! I am currently in the midst of needing to print Bridal Shower game cards but don't know where to get them from! I have checked Staples for printing but its about $70.00 for 40 sheets...

Saruman, monday 3-Oct-22 2 615
diy wedding centerpieces
Daily, On August 22, 2022 at 14:07

Got so many compliments with our DIY centerpieces and bouquets that my coworker made!!From the floral hoop back drop we rented to the decorations we made, everything was matching or complicating...

Thug, thursday 22-Sep-22 9 175 1
Bride and moh flowers done!
Malyssa, On September 8, 2022 at 12:30

I had to share my excited, as I am OBSESSED with my bouquet I made last night. Took some inspiration from pinterest and these are exactly what I was hoping for!! Just need some ribbon to tie them...

Heather, monday 12-Sep-22 14 195 3
Flower preservation
Lissa, On August 4, 2022 at 09:58

What’s everyone planning to do with their flowers after the wedding? I wanted to get mine dried and pressed so they could be arranged in a frame + some resin items, but it seems like everyone is...

Jenny, friday 12-Aug-22 13 117
diy !!! Pampas Grass
Faith, On July 28, 2022 at 20:38

Where did you guys find the cheapest florists? I feel like going around the block and finding Pampas and asking to trim some lol.......

Faith, wednesday 3-Aug-22 6 105
Edible wedding favours - when to make?
Jenny, On July 28, 2022 at 13:41

Hi everyone! My wedding is in less than two months and I’m diying the favours. I’m doing s’mores bags, so they include Graham crackers, chocolate, and marshmallows. I just got the Graham crackers...

Meghan, wednesday 3-Aug-22 4 57


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