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DIY Hanging Floral Arrangment from Blooms By The Box

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Hi DIYers! Today we have a lovely hanging floral project for you provided by our friends at Blooms By The Box. These gorgeous little arrangements would be perfect lining your aisle or as a hanging centerpiece at your reception.   Supplies Needed: Flowers Floral sheers Flower food Hanging basket Rope or twine Scissors or knife Read more

Felt Pomanders

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For my wedding I decided against real flowers and opted for something a little different instead.  Felt pomanders are a great alternative to having flower girls throw petals, they help keep little hands busy and, best of all, they’re nearly indestructible.  The night of our rehearsal, one flower girl was batting hers like a tetherball, and, the Read more

DIY Feather Bouquet

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Today I’m sharing how to achieve a feather bouquet with just a few materials and a couple hours of free time. What you’ll need: At least 2 packages of craft feathers Bouquet holder with round styrofoam top 24 gauge wire Glue gun and glue sticks Pliers and wire cutters Bling additions (optional) Estimated cost: $26 Directions: *Note:  If you’d Read more

{Sponsored Guest Post} Elegant DIY Wedding Centerpiece: How-To from Blooms by the Box

{Sponsored Guest Post} Elegant DIY Wedding Centerpiece: How-To from Blooms by the Boxfeatured

This guest blog is courtesy of our featured vendor, Blooms by the Box – a fabulous resource for DIY flower projects.  Diana from Blooms by the Box has been kind enough to provide this lovely DIY tutorial for an elegant wedding centerpiece with a how-to video, too! Here is the exclusive how-to video, just for Read more

Ranunculus Bouquet

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For this bouquet project I wanted something easy, ultra-feminine and delicate. I chose ranunculus because it’s one of my all-time favorite flowers and, sadly, is underused in weddings. It’s my new mission to give it some high profile flowerly love. The ultra-wonderful team at FiftyFlowers (a DIY Bride advertiser) provided these beauties. I had not Read more

Vase Alternative

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Always on the lookout for unusual vases and containers, I stumbled on this beauty when I was cleaning out our household storage cubby. Can you guess what it is? It’s a glass globe that goes over porch/patio lights! I found it at a local hardware shop a few years ago for around $10.00. Filled with Read more

Project: Bouquet of Leaves

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Flowers, schmowers. Who needs ’em when you can create a stunning Fall bouquet out of leaves? I’m always on the lookout for things to make non-traditional bouquets out of. A while ago, I was heavily into crystal bouquets. This season, I’m all about foliage. Beautiful, rustic, cheap, fake foliage. Taking a cheapy silk leafed garland Read more