Posts Tagged: DIY Weddings

DIY: Harvest Centerpiece

Harvest Centerpiece “A table arrangement of grains celebrates the bounty of fall. In addition to the wheat, which symoblizes a fruitful life, this texture displayed includes other dried grasses(available at craft stores), so it can be made weeks ahead. The final flourish? A luxurious satin bow.(Grains and grasses from Dry Nature Designs; ribbon from Masterstroke… Read more »

DIY: Paper Pew Wreath

Paper Pew Wreath “With their whispery petals and luminous silver centers, the tissue-paper flowers that bloom on this wintry wreath look as if they were plucked from a fairy tale. Perhaps more magical is the fact that this inexpensive pew decoration won’t wilt or fade, so you can make as many as you need well… Read more »

DIY: Pom Pom Balls

Materials -Tissue paper -24 gauge white cloth-covered floral wire Hanging Poms-Poms(see post below) 1. Stack eight 20-by-30-inch sheets of tissue. Make 1.5 inch wide accordian folds, creasing with each fold. 2. Fold an 18-inch piece of floral wire in half, and slip over center of folded tissue; twist. With scissors, trim ends of tissue into… Read more »

Baker’s Twine

Amazing how something simple like red and white baker’s twine can be the central theme for something as grand as a wedding. Some of you may remember the story above featured in an issue of Martha’s Stewarts Wedding a few years back, but it has always been one of my favorite “real” weddings. She incororated… Read more »