11 important logistical questions you need to answer before booking a wedding venue
Katie and Michelle’s engagement shoot encompasses their love of nature, cribbage, good beer, and, of course, each other
As your wedding date approaches, you may have neglected one little thing: exercise. Between all the planning, sampling and booking, chances are you're hoping to find a routine that works with your schedule while also delivering fast results.
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Yes, you've offered your guests the rare chance to witness you and your beloved committing to each other forever, and then subsequently lubricated them with enough cocktails to want to celebrate in this unabashed display of passion and devotion. You've also hopefully planned to offer an inviting array of delicious cuisine ranging from the amuse bouche to delicate sweet endings. But even though you've given your wedding guests all of this, it is customary and quite expected that you send them home with a special gift. The wedding favor doesn't have to be anything huge, however, and we've gathered our current favorite homemade favors that you can do yourself. —
Edible birdseed hearts with an attached thank you note
Source: Intimate Weddings
If you're storing something special in a giftbox, personalize it with custom tags. You can make them on your home computer or ask your stationer to help you.
Source: Invitations by Ajalon
Perfect for an outdoor or farm-themed wedding, plant wedding favors such as this small starter have spring written all over them. Perfect theme for your abundant, growing love.
Fresh strawberries in a paper sack, finished off with stickers printed on your home computer and scalloped with scrapbooking tools available at any craft store. If you're going for a true farm-to-table wedding, add a note to say where the berries are sourced from.
Source: Intimate Weddings
Promotional items, such as personalized koozies, are a fun way to enjoy a casual beach or outdoor wedding. If you've cleverly made your own logo as a couple, you can upload it right to the website, making it a semi-DIY wedding favor, a la semihomemade queen Sandra Lee.
Make your own homemade strawberry jam! Follow these instructions.
Source: Studio DIY
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