15 Affordable DIY Wedding Decorations

updated Jul 23, 2020
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The key word for a budget wedding is prioritize. Decide what to splurge on — I suggest a great photographer and delicious food — and cut back on everything else. So when it comes to decorating your (probably already amazing) venue, opt for DIY projects that are easy to pull off.

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You don’t need a ton of cash to decorate your bash with whimsy. Each of these tutorials can be tackled in a weekend with supplies from your local craft store (plus a few special appearances from wax paper, receipt paper and light bulbs).

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Re-edited from a post originally published 6.3.2014 – cm