DIY Wedding Ideas Articles

Checkout PaperDirect’s DIY wedding ideas to find great solutions for saving money and creating your perfect wedding day. With careful planning, lots of tips and instructions you can create the wedding day of your dreams while at the same time save huge dollars and time with our cool wedding ideas.

From tips on designing invitation, “save the date” cards, and thank-yous to crafting the right message for various wedding announcements, PaperDirect’s DIY Weddings Blog will offer valuable resources that will make planning a wedding less stressful.

10 Graphics for Stunning DIY Wedding Invitations

On average, wedding invitations cost $443, according to a study released by the knot in 2014. This custom wedding stationery can blow your budget out of the water- especially if you desire sleek invitations that need designer elements. If you’re … Continue reading

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10 Free Whimsical Wedding Fonts for Invitations & More

10 Free Whimsical Wedding Fonts for DIY Invitations & More

One of the best things about custom, designer wedding invitations is the fabulous calligraphy/ graphic designs the artists can do. While this truly looks amazing, it can get very expensive- very quickly. Since wedding invitations are one of the first pieces … Continue reading

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Beautiful & Affordable Weddings: The Centerpieces

A limited budget does not have to limit the beauty or creativity of your wedding. In fact, having a limited budget enhances the creativity and helps to find beautiful alternatives to pricey centerpieces. Weddings are one of the most memorable … Continue reading

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Beautiful & Affordable Weddings: The Invitations

There is just no getting around it —weddings are expensive. From the cost of the dress to the cake and flowers, the expenses add up quickly. That is why saving where you can is just so important. If you are … Continue reading

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Beautiful and Affordable Weddings: How to Save on Flowers

Weddings are momentous occasions and of course you want them to be beautiful. Beautiful does not have to break the bank though.  With a little effort and some savvy wedding planning, you can have the wedding of your dreams. One … Continue reading

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Let it Rain! How to Plan for Rain on Your Wedding Day

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Outdoor weddings are becoming more and more popular every year.  Perhaps it is because an outdoor wedding offers elements of freedom and chance which are lost in the certainty of an indoor space. However, with that freedom comes the necessity … Continue reading

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Inspired Ways to Use Canning Jars at Your Wedding

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Just about everyone (including us here at PaperDirect) is head-over-heels over canning jar ideas, crafts, and décor so incorporating them into a wedding is the perfect match!  We love the sense of Americana and visions they evoke–, visions of savvy … Continue reading

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DIY: Wedding Gown Invitations

These fun DIY wedding invitations are perfect for bridal showers, bachelorette parties, menus or the big day! There are countless color options and paper types you could use to create elegant, earthy or whimsical styles. To learn how to make … Continue reading

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DIY: The Easiest Wedding Invitations Ever

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While there are absolutely stunning wedding invitations you can order from a designer, they can be a bit pricey- especially if you’re have a tight budget or are expecting to send out hundreds of invites. Plus, many of us just … Continue reading

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5 Photos you HAVE to Include in Your Wedding Slideshow

5 Photos you HAVE to include in your wedding slideshow!

Wedding slideshows are the perfect thing to place between cocktail hour and dinner. Its a moment of relaxation and enjoyment where everyone can sit back and be entertained. While the basics of a wedding slideshow are pretty straightforward, if you … Continue reading

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