Sunday, 11 March 2012
A lot of brides can successfully do their own makeup for the brides dresses
Have you any idea how difficult it can be to move a giant cake without something going wrong? Could you even fit a tiered cake into your refrigerator to store it? And who has time to take on such a massive project in the last days before her own wedding? Hire a baker to make your wedding cake.
Plenty of additional elements lend themselves to being made by the bride. Even those with little skill in crafting can make lovely wedding stationery. A lot of brides can successfully do their own makeup for the wedding. DIY save the dates are a piece of cake to make. As long as you are realistic about the complexity of wedding crafts you undertake, all of your projects should turn out beautifully.
Bridal Attire: This is one thing that is better left to the professionals! There is no harder sewing project than a wedding gown. It is rare to see a dress made by a family member that can pass for one made by a professional. The same goes for the jewelry for the wedding – purchase it from a real jeweler. It is really hard to craft wedding jewelry that is as beautiful as what an experienced jeweler can create. It is hard to find the same soft quality tulle that professionals use for making veils in your local fabric store. Your wedding gown and accessories definitely do not belong on your DIY list.
Thank You Gifts: Many brides successfully make nice favors to thank their guests for attending their wedding. Most guests will tell you that they only kind of favor they want to receive is one they can eat. It hardly matters what you make as long as you present it artfully. It would be very simple to make sugar cookies frosted in your wedding colors. Package them in glassine bags and seal with a custom sticker with your monogram on it. Your favors will be tasty and attractive, which is perfect. Of course if you happen to be an expert jam maker or you make your own maple syrup, by all means showcase your special talents in the favors. Just keep the project manageable so you have enough time for all of your other wedding crafts.
Brides often considering making a few things for their weddings. If you absolutely adore creative projects, you might want to handcraft quite a few things for your wedding. Handmaking items for your wedding day can either be a smart cost cutting measure or a hot mess. Learn which wedding projects are easy and which usually turn out badly.
Wedding Ceremony Floral: This is usually a simple undertaking. They do not need to be elaborate to be beautiful. Since your guests will only be in the ceremony site for about an hour, it is not the place to invest most of your decorating dollars. However you arrange the blossoms, they are sure to enhance the space. A lovely idea is to pick up a bunch of seasonal potted flowers to line the processional path. If you have the time and skill to take on a bigger project, consider making kissing balls to decorate your venue. You could also consider using an abundance of candles rather than fresh blossoms. Most of these options are quite doable for any bride.