Posts Categorized: DIY Wedding Blog

Wax Bud Tiara Tutorial

Orange blossom circlets and tiaras were a frequent bridal accessory in Europe and the U.S. as early as the early 1800′s and was actually adopted from ancient China as the orange blossom was a symbol of purity, innocence, and fruitfulness. Then Queen Victoria wed wearing one in 1840 and it was all over. In Victorian… Read more »

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 »