Michelle & Michael’s DIY California Wedding

Michelle & Michael’s DIY California Weddingfeatured

Purple lovers, unite! Michelle and Mike’s Malibu wedding is full of pretty handmade details beautifully accented with pops of purple. Mike and Michelle were very much a hands-on couple; Mike designed and make the cake topper and Michelle designed the escort cards. Both created the florals and look how beautiful they are. Nicely done!   Read more


Email Offline Alert: April 16featured

Hi, DIYers! Our email server will go offline at around 1pm PST today so that it may be replaced by our hosting company. They’ve told us it will take about 3 hours to complete the process. During that exchange we will not have email access. If you send us anything between 1pm – 4pm PST Read more

Help Wanted: Beauty Bloggers

Help Wanted: Beauty Bloggersfeatured

DIY Bride is seeking a few freelance beauty writers to support our small and dedicated editorial team. The ideal candidate is someone who knows her way around high-end makeup counters and her local drugstore cosmetics aisles. She has an arsenal of solutions for common beauty problems, follows bridal beauty trends, and can community with readers Read more

Beth & Randall’s Pacific Northwest DIY Wedding

Beth & Randall’s Pacific Northwest DIY Weddingfeatured

Each personal connection a couple make with their guests is what makes a wedding truly memorable and special. The thoughtfulness and care Beth and Randall put into their gorgeous Washington wedding shines throughout this gallery. From the woodsy location to the decor, every choice tells the story of their love for one another and gives Read more

Kate & Lane’s Beautiful Handmade Wedding

Kate & Lane’s Beautiful Handmade Weddingfeatured

Get your “love this!” folders ready, my friends, because Kate and Lane’s wedding is full of handmade DIY details that you’re going to want to borrow for your own big day. About Kate & Lane from Kate’s point-of-view: I met my husband in a cave. Yes. A dark, dusty, bat-filled cave. Little did I know Read more

Heather & Robert’s Vintage/Steampunk Engagement

Heather & Robert’s Vintage/Steampunk Engagementfeatured

Heather and Robert, awesomely creative couple, wanted to balance their fairly traditional wedding with a totally fun “dress up” engagement shoot that celebrates unique styles they love so much. And they rocked it. As Heather tells us: It just seemed like so much more fun! If you’re going to get “dressed up” anyway, why not Read more

Sonia & Matthew

Sonia & Matthewfeatured

Sonia and Matthew knew exactly what they wanted for their wedding: a venue that was reliable, reasonably priced and the perfect atmosphere for our lively guests. After visiting the Riverview, they booked it the following week – and how right they were! The venue proved to be utterly wonderful from the friendly staff to the Read more

Meghan & Derrick’s Intimate DIY Wedding

Meghan & Derrick’s Intimate DIY Weddingfeatured

Small, intimate weddings hold a special place in our collective hearts here at DIY Bride. We love seeing how you guys and gals keep things simple, manageable, and meaningful so, when we received Meghan and Derrick’s wedding, we knew this would be a great wedding wedding to share. According to our bride, Meghan: Derrick and Read more