DIY Weddings 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 Romantic Quotes for Wedding Ceremonies Programs

A paper wedding program lets your guests know the order of service and who’s who in the bridal party. Many couples like to include a quote or two in the program that succinctly and romantically sums up how they feel … Continue reading

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5 Unique Wedding Banner Ideas

While attaching a “Just Married” sign to the bumper of the bride and groom’s car is a classic wedding decoration (the DIY placard has been featured in countless films over the years), you might want to stray from the typical … Continue reading

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Last Minute Wedding Programs!

Daisy Dots Programs by PaperDirect

Weddings can be stressful! When it’s your job to plan the big day, you know that almost everything has to be done months in advance. The bride’s and bridesmaids’ dresses need to be ordered and fitted, the invitations have to … Continue reading

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Rain, Rain, Go Away: What to do When Your Outdoor Wedding Gets Wet

Estate Specialty Folded Invitations by PaperDirect

Rain on your wedding day is considered good fortune; however, most brides still prefer to get hitched without a hitch. Summer weddings are rained out frequently, and those with wedding liability insurance may have the luxury of rescheduling while others … Continue reading

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Wedding Invitations for Every Budget!

Pristine Vellum Specialty Layered Invitations

Your desire to make your magical day extra special might make you feel pressured to expend a lot of money – on decorations, that perfect dress, the fairy-tale venue, and divine catering. Weddings, are indeed, quite costly occasions, but you … Continue reading

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Dos and Don’ts for Throwing the Perfect Bridal Shower

Optimistic Casual Invitations

Are you always a bridesmaid? Have you thrown bridal showers before? Or is it your First Time? Either way, we’ve put together some fresh ideas along with Do’s and Don’ts for throwing the perfect bridal shower. DO Take a deep … Continue reading

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How to Save Money on Your Wedding Stationary

Sensation Folded Invitations

According to a recent survey of more than 17,000 brides, the cost of an average wedding topped $28,000 in 2012, and that’s excluding the honeymoon. For brides on a budget, it’s almost enough to make you want to elope. But … Continue reading

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Last Minute Wedding Checklist

Your wedding day is almost here. Whether it’s quickly approaching in just over a month, or it’s coming up this very weekend, you will want to be prepared with a last-minute wedding checklist so you don’t forget anything on the … Continue reading

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DIY Layered Wedding Invitations Will Save You Money

Everlasting Layered Invitations

Almost everyone wants to save money on their wedding budget, but no one wants to give up any of the elegance they’ve dreamed of for their special day. One place that you can save money without sacrificing style is with … Continue reading

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Spring Wedding? Color Ideas for Wedding Reception Cards

Jardin Reception Cards by PaperDirect

Making the most of your special day is a top priority, and you want every detail to be perfect. It’s likely that many hours of contemplation have been invested in selecting the ideal color scheme for your spring wedding, and … Continue reading

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