Weddings + Showers
15 Outdoor Wedding Ideas you Can Make Yourself
A handful of my friends had outdoor weddings, and I love the way that they incorporated the natural scenery into their wedding decor. These are some of the outdoor wedding ideas inspired by my own friends’ beautiful wedding ceremonies. More
Spotted: Vintage Wedding Dress Pendant from Little Red Window, and 4 other Wedding Dress Crafts
What do you say–would YOU be brave enough to cut into a wedding dress? More
DIY Napkin Rings from a Paper Towel Tube
These colorful DIY napkin rings are made from an old paper towel tube! More
15 Centerpiece Ideas for Your Next Fancy To-Do
Whether you’re planning a small dinner party, a family reunion, or your wedding, we’ve got centerpiece ideas for you! Check out these beautiful DIY centerpieces, big and small. More
Spotted: DIY Seed Bomb Wedding Favors
Planning wedding favors that are in line with your environmental ideals can be a little bit tricky. At my wedding we gave out an assortment of organic seed packets, but I wish I’d thought to make these sweet DIY seed bomb wedding favors instead! More
Handmade Reviews: Rustic Chic Wedding, by Morgann Hill
Want an eco-friendly wedding with plenty of handmade components, but you don’t necessarily want it to *look* like it was cobbled together by a gang of amateur crafters?
Rustic chic is the look that you’re looking for. A rustic chic wedding emphasizes vintage and natural materials, and a simplicity of construction that both makes the projects more do-able, and keeps them from looking overdone. With rustic chic’s additional emphasis on salvaged, one of a kind components over mass-produced commodities, it’s also a look that works well with modest budgets. More
DIY Wedding: 55 Chalkboard Ideas for Your Wedding!
Are you planning a DIY wedding? Here are 55 chalkboard ideas to get you inspired! More
Weddings + Showers: 18 Eco-Friendly DIY Wedding Bouquets and Flowers
Worried about the ethics of the floral trade?
Struggling to find organically-grown, fair trade cut flowers?
You may want to skip the politics altogether, and simply make your own bouquet and other floral pieces for your wedding. You’ll invest more time in the process, definitely, but you’ll definitely save money, and your wedding will be all the greener for it. More
How-to: Easy DIY Bridal Bouquets
The current trend in bridal bouquets are pretty, semi-round, hand wrapped styles which is great for those who wish to go DIY. You can make your own DIY bridal bouquets with real or artificial flowers. More
Eco Bridal: DIY, Upcycle or Handcraft Your Wedding Dress
Show your love for the planet with a DIY wedding dress! You can make your dress from scratch, upcycle a dress, or hire a crafter to make a DIY wedding dress just for you! More