Wedding Bells Are Ringing! 10 DIY Wedding Gifts


With spring and summer comes wedding bells aplenty! Chances are good your summer calendar is booking up with showers to attend and weddings for which to don your prettiest garb. With all of those celebrations going on, I love the idea of gifting really beautiful handmade wedding gifts – pretty things for the newlyweds’ home that they’ll love for years to come. Think pretty gilded candle holders, the perfect planter for succulents and super cute customized pillowcases. Click on through for 10 DIY wedding gifts you and the love birds are sure to love!

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    10 DIY Wedding Gifts

    Click through for 10 DIY wedding gifts the newlyweds are sure to love!

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    His + Hers DIY Pillowcases

    I love these adorable his + hers pillowcases, made with fabric and adhesive letters. They're perfect for newlyweds!
    Get the how-to at A Beautiful Mess | Photo by Sincerely, Kinsey

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    DIY Lemon Herb Soap

    Particularly fitting for a bridal shower gift, I am kind of smitten with the thought of making homemade soap as a lovely gift. This soap is made with lemon and herbs!
    Get the how-to at Sincerely, Kinsey

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    DIY Confetti Tea Towels

    Add a little cheer to the the newlywed nest with these confetti dish towels, made with fabric paint on flour sack towels.
    Get the how-to at Dandee

  • Terrarium 5 of 11
    DIY Terrarium

    I am all kinds of obsessed with this gorgeous hanging terrarium and it's a perfect idea for a handmade wedding gift!
    Get the how-to at Wit & Whistle

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    DIY Copper Bud Vase

    These copper bud vases are made from basic plumbing supplies for a look that is both pretty and industrial cool. A pair of them would make a fabulous gift!
    Get the how-to at Poppytalk | Photo by Lovely Indeed

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    DIY Gilded Votive Holders

    A super simple project with really lovely results, create gilded votive holders using basic glass holders and a permanent metallic paint pen. For gifting, make a few and package them up with little tealight candles!
    Get the how-to at Creature Comforts

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    DIY Embroidered Constellation Runner

    This embroidered table runner is all kinds of gorgeous, carefully stitched to resemble the starry night sky. I would be thrilled to receive this as a gift!
    Get the how-to at Design*Sponge | Photo by Maxwell Tielman

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    DIY Sweet Dreams Pillowcases

    I can't help it - I'm on a pillowcase kick! These, with their spray of confetti and their 'sweet dreams' sentiment are just, well, sweet!
    Get the how-to at You Are My Fave | Photo by Frock Files

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    DIY Succulent Planter

    I find these wooden succulent planters, made from reclaimed wood, really pretty! Fill them up with plants for a lovely gift.
    Get the how-to at Emmaline Bride

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    DIY Gilded Flatware

    Instead of giving boring flatware off the registry, jazz things up by buying a simple set of flatware and gilding the handles with spray paint. The couple will love it for entertaining!
    Get the how-to at The Sweetest Occasion | Photo by Hank + Hunt

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