Thursday, December 31, 2015

Champagne: Celebratory Escort Cards

December with Dear Wedding Day: Champagne

Your wedding night is a night of celebration, so why not give your guests something to celebrate with? Mini champagne bottles are a great way to show your guests to their seats, as well as double as a favor. Below are some of my favorite mini champagne bottles-turned-escort cards.


December with Dear Wedding Day is officially done. Thank you so much for following along with me - I had so much fun!

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

I hope everyone is having fun celebrating the end of 2015 tonight!

2016 for DWD will be a fun one and I cannot wait to get started!

Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Frosty: White Wedding Cakes

December with Dear Wedding Day: Frosty

There is something so beautiful about the simplicity of a white wedding cake. It symbolizes a pure marriage, complete with yummy white frosting.

You can add white flowers or colorful ones, keep it naked with subtle frosting, or add natural elements to truly make a white cake unique.

Enjoy some of my favorites below!


Next on DWD: Champagne

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Handmade: 20 Unique Wedding Details

December with Dear Wedding Day: Handmade


Handmade details can really help make your wedding your own. It's a way to bring in your family, your love story, and your favorite things. Enjoy twenty of my favorite ideas for incorporating handmade items into your wedding.

Custom Boutonnieres

Bouquet Wrap with Family Charms

Paper Flowers from your Favorite Book or Song

Custom Wedding Dress

Special Hankerchiefs

Wooden Ceremony Archway

Ceremony Backdrop featuring your Love Story

Ring Box

Flower Girl Basket

Ceremony Celbration Pendants

Gold Foiled Escort Cards

In Loving Memory Table

Special Table Runner

Personal Terrarium Place Cards

Colorful Photobooth Backdrop

Personal Cake Topper

Desserts featuring Family Recipes

Personal Thank You Note to Guests

DIY Soap Favors

Tambourine Sendoff

For these and more handmade ideas, see DWD's Pinterest board: DIY Projects

Next on DWD: Frosty

Monday, December 28, 2015

Marshmallows: Candy Bar Bling

December with Dear Wedding Day: Marshmallows


A reception with a candy bar is always a hit!
Today's post offers a creative take on a classic candy bar item: marshmallows.
What You'll Need
1. Crystal Sugar Sprinkles / 2. Water / 3. Jumbo Marshmallows / 4. Cake Pop Sticks (or Skewers)
Pre-Step: Paint sticks for an even more glam look. I painted mine gold.
Step 1: Insert sticks into center of marshmallows.

Step 2: Dip marshmallow into water, covering completely.

Step 3: Pour sprinkles over wet marshmallow, remembering to cover the top and bottom. 
Ta-da! Blingy marshmallows for you reception candy bar.

Next on DWD: Handmade