Weddings can be extremely expensive, so DIY is often your best friend, it’s also the ideal way to personalise your big day! That’s why we’ve collected the top 10 makes for the perfect summer wedding.

 

1. Wedding Invites

Creating your own wedding invites is the first step to your handmade wedding! Stun your guests with beautiful and personal invites using the Wedding Window Impresslits Embossing Folder or Floral Edges Thinlits Set for a fairytale start to your wedding.

 

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2. Welcome Sign

Welcome your guests with a personalised sign. Lettering and calligraphy have quickly become one of this year’s hottest making trends, and it’s no surprise why! Embellish your sign with flowers and foliage for a classic wedding theme.

 

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3. Paper Flower Bouquets

Paper flower bouquets are now a popular option for brides who love the idea of being able to keep their wedding flowers forever! Now makers of all skill sets are able to achieve a professional finish using the Sizzix Paper Sculpting Kit and a range of Bigz flower dies, including the Peony Thinlits Die Set 5pk.

 

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4. Hair Pieces

Flower and foliage hair pieces are the perfect accessory for a beautiful summer wedding. We love how versatile and intricate paper flowers and foliage can be and they are the perfect way to personalise your bridal accessories.

 

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5. Table Menus

Print, die-cut and embellish your own table menus. Using the Floral Edges Thinlits set you can create your very own intricately beautiful menus with 3D embellishments to wow your guests.

 

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6. Table Numbers

Keep the day in order with handmade table numbers. The Succulent Wreath Thinlits Die Set is perfect for embellishing borders of any frame for a floral finish.

 

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7. Favour Boxes

Die-cut your own favour boxes with detailed cut out designs and embellishments for a treat your guests won’t forget. The Wrap Favour Box is now available on sizzix.co.uk which comes with a choice of optional insets so you can customise your own design!

 

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8. Flower Wall

Flower walls have become the ultimate must-have backdrop for all events such as baby showers, engagement parties and of course wedding photos! Paper flower walls take time and patience to create, but the finished look gives a spectacular effect.

 

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9. Wedding Cake

Serve a slice of creativity with a paper flower wedding cake topper! A simple cake can be transformed into a wedding masterpiece with intricate flowers and foliage, which are created effortlessly with our dies.

 

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10. Wedding Wreath

Botanical wreaths are the perfect finishing touch to wedding décor. A simple hoop wreath can be embellished with foliage and paper flowers for an elegant finish. Alternative designs include draping fabric or using the wreath as a display for photos.

 

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