Wedding ideas to make your day uniquely, you
Invites, favors, flowers and wedding decorations. The list seems endless when you're planning life changing moments. And getting ready to tie the knot is one of the most memorable. A few simple DIY tips can help take the pressure off, and make this special time a little more unique for your friends, family and of course, you.
Tips for an inviting table and a showstopping centrepiece
Working with a theme for your wedding, is always a great way to come up with ideas for your centrepiece, complementing the table wear to help tell a story, bringing a sense of personality to each table.
If you want to go big then a large floral arrangement with hints of blue and white creates an opulent style to your table. Or pare back with some candles and lanterns mixed with with autumn foliage for a more rustic cosy vibe.
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Wedding flowers that you don't need to worry about
Bouquets, button holes and decorations can feel like a lot to do, but with artificial flowers and greenery you can start ahead of time.
Online tutorials can help you get started, give in to your creative side and remember, practice makes perfect. Taking a photo of your final designs means you can enlist your friends to help out, simply copy and repeat.
Artificial flowers keep on giving, they last forever so make great gifts for your guest as a memento of your day or reuse them on birthdays or anniversaries.
A clear focal point
A clear glass vase with seasonal flowers and evergreen foliage can tie your whole theme together. Add a seasonal twist by foraging for sprigs and twigs or other found items and showcase your creativity.
The wallet-friendly personal touches and wedding favors.
When making your own unique favors, play to your strengths, if you love making jam then a little pot for them to take home, fan of photography, perhaps a small framed picture or just a small bottle of their drink of choice with a name tag.
Keep it simple and personal, your guest will love them.
We love to see our customers get creative with our products. Go for it! But please note that altering or modifying IKEA products so they can no longer be re-sold or used for their original purpose, means the IKEA commercial guarantees and your right to return the products will be lost.