Pin Image

DIY Wedding Ideas

Planning on having a DIY wedding? Have you thought about where to start or which elements you want to be DIY? In this first episode of series 3 of Rock My Wedding: The Podcast, Charlotte and Becky share loads of DIY wedding ideas with you.

DIY Wedding

From glitter balls and bottles to making your DIY eco friendly the girls chat about all things DIY wedding. Be sure to listen to find out how long things take and how to be careful not to overdo it and stress yourself out. There is chat about pulling on your creative friends and setting expectations and then of course, loads and loads of ideas which you can explore further in the incredible real DIY weddings below!

Happy DIY’ing you lovely lot!

 

FURTHER READING

Find loads of DIY wedding inspiration below. You can also visit the DIY section of the blog for loads of tutorials and don’t forget visit our ‘DIY‘ Pinterest board too!

  • Amelia & Mark
    We've got another fabulous 'at home' wedding to start the week off with a wealth of shabby chic, vintage and DIY decor that really brings the marquee garden party reception to life. The table plan in particular is immense. Made out of an old door and photo frames and I also love that Bride Amelia...
    READ MORE
  • Hannah & Paul by Paul & Nanda Photography
    Hannah & Paul
    Paul and Hannah's wedding was a truly incredible DIY affair. Everything was made either by family members, friends or themselves, including all the fabulous copper cans and white floral arrangements. Paul is English and Hannah is German, and they met whilst working as volunteers for a charity in Gha...
    READ MORE
  • Pippa & Myles by Colin Ross Photography
    Pippa & Myles
    Right are you sitting comfortably? Then I shall begin. You probably want you're pinning fingers at the ready too as there's not one, but two days of inspiration, DIY decor and festival vibes to take in. Lets start by mentioning the adorable location for all this pretty, the brides grandparents fa...
    READ MORE
  • Lotte & Thomas
    Lotte and Thomas' wedding is the sweetest thing. It's home spun, it's intimate and it is just filled with feel-good moments, which is exactly how a wedding should be as far as I'm concerned. Lotte and Thomas worked really hard to keep things on budget, but still have a really fun and memorable day, ...
    READ MORE
  • Hannah & Jon
    Ahh there's a real sense of sentiment and family at this country pub wedding. Alderminster village is where the bride and groom currently live, as well as where bride Hannah grew up, so taking a stroll through the streets with tractors beeping at her and locals waving must have been truly lovely bef...
    READ MORE
  • Katt & Dave
    Make sure you're sitting comfortably folks as this DIY rustic wedding captured beautifully by Meghan Lorna Photography deserves your undivided attention. The charm of this colourful wedding began long before the date the bride and groom said I do. Their personality and individuality started unfol...
    READ MORE
  • Tor & Tom
    I think I always say this, but I really mean it, so I’ll say it again, wouldn't it be so lovely to be able to get married at home? Everything is familiar, you feel at your most relaxed, plus you really do get to have a day your way. Tor and Tom's big day consisted of a gorgeously decorate marq...
    READ MORE
  • Hayley & Al
    Well aren't these two the sweetest?! We love a laidback festival style wedding, especially when the couple have poured their heart and soul into creating such a lovely day for their guests. Hayley and Al pretty much created everything you see below and the final result is simply joyful. Wildflowers,...
    READ MORE
  • Christina & Jordan
    Homespun and beautiful are exactly what spring to mind for this bright back garden wedding. I just love it when a couple pour their absolute heart and soul into their wedding and it's apparent for all to see in the DIY decor and vibes of the day. A rainbow of colour definitely fills all the image...
    READ MORE
  • Zee & Alex
    Preparations for this DIY bohemian wedding started by clearing out the cow sheds at Bride Zee's parents home for the fabulously creative barn reception. The styling, decor and details were all carried out by the couple or their super talented family and friends. The wild flower arrangements were al...
    READ MORE
  • Kerri & Sam
    This has to be the ultimate in DIY, the bride making her own wedding dress! And boy what a gown it is too. I'm so pleased Kerri has now taken up bridal design at Kindling Bridal as she has definitely got the talent for it. The lace, the cut, those sleeves and V back are all making me swoon with deli...
    READ MORE
  • Anna & Luke
    Jaws are going too hit the floor, and pinning fingers are going to go crazy as soon as you see bride Anna's Claire Pettibone Whitney bridal gown complete with cape! Next you'll be swooning over all the DIY decor and fabulous florals that make up this country wedding. As well as all the beautiful ...
    READ MORE
  • Rustic, Boho, Outdoor Summer Garden Wedding at Herons Farm, Berkshire
    Rustic, Boho, Outdoor Summer Garden Wedding at Herons Farm, Berkshire
    The lovely Leila and David had a mash-up of all the things they love and the results of this rustic, boho, outdoor summer garden wedding at Herons Farm are amazing. They incorporated lots of DIY decor, including a hoop table plan and a chalkboard unplugged ceremony sign. Plus wooden crates, family p...
    READ MORE
  • DIY Rustic Tipi Wedding at Riverhill Gardens, Sevenoaks | Outdoor Ceremony | Halo & Wren Wedding Dress | Frances Sales Photography
    DIY Rustic Tipi Wedding at Riverhill Gardens, Sevenoaks
    To quote the bride "we had a bit of a hotchpotch of things, but it worked!" Oh my did it! And the results are spectacular. We love it when couples really go for it and incorporate everything they love. Even more so when we hear they've had a go at creating some of the beautiful displays you see be...
    READ MORE
  • Macramé & Dreamcatcher Woodland Wedding at Upthorpe Wood | Outdoor Humanist Ceremony | ReWritten Bridesmaids | Glitter Bar | Camilla Andrea Photography
    Macramé & Dreamcatcher Woodland Wedding at Upthorpe Wood
    You may want to get your pinning fingers ready because this outdoor woodland wedding at Upthorpe Wood is full of fabulous DIY decor and ideas. There are macramé and dreamcatcher hangings, plus glitter stations, 'bake off' cake tables and a whole lot more to boot! Jenny and Tom are the smiliest o...
    READ MORE
  • DIY Wooden Pallet Wedding Sign | DIY Order of the Day | Wedding Decor | Rustic Wooden Sign with Vibrant Faux Flowers
    How to Make a DIY Order of the Day Sign Using Wooden Pallets for £10
    Here at Rock My Towers we LOVE the use of a beautiful sign at a wedding. They make a great talking point and infuse a heap of personality and fun into the décor. And what better way to add real impact, but for very little cost, than with an Order of the Day crafted out of a wooden pallet. I deci...
    READ MORE
  • diy wedding centerpiece with mini glass vases and bottles and single stems of brightly coloured spring flowers on a linen tablecloth
    DIY Wedding Centerpiece {How to Create Your Own Showstopping Florals on a Budget}
    If I were getting married in the summer, or at any time in the foreseeable future for that matter, THIS is how I’d be doing the wedding flowers for the tables. It’s super easy (get your bridesmaids involved and you’ll have those tables decorated in no time), effective and best of all, it won...
    READ MORE
  • Glass bottle table plan created using brown beer bottles and flowers, resting upon a rustic table in front of a brick wall in a traditional English garden
    How to Make a DIY Bottle Table Plan for £25
    This is surely one of the simplest but most effective table plan ideas: using beer bottles as both vases and as a seating chart. (Useful and beautiful. Marie Kondo would be so proud). Plus, it’s FUN! You get to drink ALLTHEBEER. Or wine, or cider, or whichever nicely bottled drinks you can get you...
    READ MORE

LISTEN NOW

AND FINALLY

Visit The List to find all of your wedding suppliers
Podcast Music by Matthias Harris
Podcast Produced by We Are The Clarkes

Author: Becky Sappor
Becky is at her happiest when dunking a slightly chilled chocolate digestive into a very warm, very milky cup of tea. She also loves her job and pinches herself every day to make sure that she isn’t in a graphic design dreamworld.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.