Posts Categorized: DIY Wedding Blog

DIY: Paper Flower Wreath

  What You’ll Need: Styrofoam Wreath Form (I used a 14″ wreath) Ribbon or Seam Binding (The wider the ribbon, the less you’ll need.  I used a 1/2″ seam binding, which is pretty narrow, and it took roughly 20 yards to cover my form.  If you’re using a 1″ ribbon, 10 -12 yards would probably be plenty.)      Petite… Read more »

DIY: Paper Wedding Cones

I am so happy to have Livy from the lovely blog, A Field Journal, back again today sharing another one of her beautiful tutorials. I’ve been seeing quite a few elements of aged paper in everything weddings recently and have to admit I’m liking what I’m seeing. Chelsea used pages from a vintage poetry book… Read more »

DIY: Bird and Flower Garland

We love garlands here on Once Wed so when Laurie threw out the idea of creating a fresh flower garland I immediately jumped on board with the project. Not only does the garland above look beautiful hanging on an entryway, but it could also act as an affordable but fun way to display escort cards… Read more »

Springtime in England II

The technique I think I struggle with the most when putting together arrangments is color placement. Working with so many shades and colors tends to drive me a little nuts because I always seem to struggle with pulling together a cohesive look at the end. Chelsea, of course makes it look incredibly easy and I’m… Read more »