Posts Categorized: DIY Wedding Blog

DIY Oyster Shell Garland

Last December, Joy called to see if I could help with a super secret project.  She asked me to create an oyster shell garland.  I was intrigued.  She didn’t give me any specifics on the design, except that it should be about 6 feet long and would be used as a table runner.  We made… Read more »

DIY Greenery Garland

Quick Tips and Suggestions from Honey of a Thousand Flowers You can make a garland like this from almost any greenery. I use eucalyptus a lot, bay leaf or oak leaf are also nice.  In the winter months all of the evergreen garlands that you see are made this same way. If you are in a… Read more »

DIY Metallic Gold Flower Accessory

Image: Olga Maliouk for Elle Spain December 2009. Photographed by Riccardo Tinelli If you’re like us, you’ve been loving this image for a long time and may already have it pinned on your Pinterest. Well, we made a metallic flower strap like this one a while ago and it was super easy. (Ours was in… Read more »

DIY Gold Wedding Hair Accessories

First we raided our local vintage/antique/flea market for [affordable] delicate gold broaches and pins. Then we pinned up little twists (something like A Cup of Joe’s Three twisted buns tutorial from a while ago). Then we just arranged and nestled in the pins and broaches, securing them with bobby pins. Makeup by Raney O’Keefe