Friday, June 6, 2014

Frugal Fridays-Cheap DIY Wedding Ideas

Just because you're trying to save money on your wedding doesn't mean it  has to look cheap! Check out these frugal but fabulous DIY money-saving ideas.

Save money by buying a very simple cake and wrapping different widths of ribbon around your cake. Uses complementary colors and contrasting textures to give it a pretty effect. Then, stick the ends together with royal icing and voila!

Frame your ceremony program and display it on a table near the guest book or in other locations where guests will easily find it. Saving you money on printing and copying. You can also do this with menus.


The cost of wedding flowers can add up. Save money on your decor for miscellaneous tables such as sign-in tables, favor card tables, bars, etc... by creating easy summer wedding centerpieces using colorful fruit.

Milk glasses make gorgeous centerpiece vessels. But they can be difficult to find and very expensive! Turn almost any cheap glass vase (think dollar store, thrift, stores and garage sales) into a beautiful vintage pieces with this tutorial by Emmaline Bride