Mandi & Ryan’s Vintage DIY Wedding

Mandi & Ryan’s Vintage DIY Weddingfeatured

What better space to hold a vintage-inspired wedding than a historic Queen Anne Victorian?  Mandi and Ryan’s venue, the Brawley House, is the perfect backdrop to their classic-with-a-vintage-twist big day. With beautiful grounds and a gorgeous exterior, it welcomes their guests in high style without being too formal or stuffy. We love Mandi and Ryan’s Read more

Laura & Justin’s Country Garden Wedding

Laura & Justin’s Country Garden Weddingfeatured

In honor of it possibly being Spring somewhere in the US  (it’s going to be 90 degrees in the Silicon Valley today and I’m sure you East Coasters are still shoveling yourselves from mountains of snow), I’m thrilled to bring you the pretty country garden wedding of Laura and Justin. There are so many handmade Read more

Shelby & Patrick’s DIY Rustic Wedding

Shelby & Patrick’s DIY Rustic Weddingfeatured

Shelby and Patrick exemplify how putting a small collection of handmade details together can create a beautiful setting for a wedding without breaking the bank. There’s nothing showy or over-top-here; just a happy couple surrounded by lovely things in the great outdoors of Tennessee. We love the bright pops of coral-y pinks and bright blues Read more

Introducing the DIY Bride Idea Boards (beta)

Introducing the DIY Bride Idea Boards (beta)featured

Happy Spring, everyone! We’ve been busy behind the scenes in preparation of the release of upcoming new features on the site so it’s with great pleasure that we get to share one with you today! Today we’re doing a beta launch for our new section, Idea Boards. It’s a Pinterest-like system where you can pin, Read more

Groomsmen Love

Groomsmen Lovefeatured

Today we’re celebrating those under-appreciated pals; those great guys who stand up for (and with) your groom and without whom the wedding would be incomplete: The Groomsmen.  Here are some of our favorite shots of groomsmen goodness.

Lisa & Kyle’s DIY Wisconsin Farm Wedding

Lisa & Kyle’s DIY Wisconsin Farm Weddingfeatured

One of the things we evangelize most on DIY Bride is treating your guests well at the wedding. Whether its with great food, ample shelter, or fun activities, making the people who’re sharing your day feel included and comfortable is so important. When we saw this wedding from NYC couple, Lisa and Kyle, their awesome Read more

Brandy & Brent’s Playful Waterside Wedding

Brandy & Brent’s Playful Waterside Weddingfeatured

I’m just gonna step back and let photographer (and talented story teller), JASMINE FITZWILLIAM of Let’s Frolic Together give us the lowdown of the utterly fabulous wedding of Brandy and Brent: When I meet with most clients, we usually spend quite a bit of time getting to know each other. On the occasion when a Read more

Haydn & Wesley’s Sweet Southern Wedding

Haydn & Wesley’s Sweet Southern Weddingfeatured

Southern weddings have hold a special place in our hearts and Haydn and Wesley’s big day is the definition of sweet and southern. Local, hometown family and friends put on their cowboy boots and gathered in this Alabama barn to watch this union they all knew was meant to be. Held in a backyard, charming Read more