9 Budget DIYs That Will Look Awesome at Any Wedding

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Creating handmade touches and pretty details for your wedding will give your celebration an extra special touch. But you don't have to be super crafty—or spend lots of money—to get that personalized, blog-worthy look. The following 9 projects not only look awesome, they'll also add something different and unexpected to your big day. Happy crafting!
1. Fruit and cloche centerpieces.
Mix up your table décor by placing citrus fruits on small cake stands and covering them with domes or cloches. This simple touch is both bright and chic.
2. Bottle menus.
Use wine or water bottles to display the menu on each table—that way, as guests pass the libations around, they'll also be able to see what's for dinner. (And you'll save money by 
3. Wood table numbers.
Get some wood scraps from your local hardware store and hand-paint table numbers on them—this rustic touch is easy and elegant.
4. Vintage photographs in mason jars.
Give your décor some family flavor by placing old pictures in jars. You can display these among your table flowers to add something different to your centerpieces.
5. Sweet signage.
Tell guests where to go by making wood painted signs—this idea is both decorative and functional.
6. Hay bale benches.
Mix up your ceremony seating by placing blankets over hay bales, which 
7. Tied together invitations.
Keep all the pieces of your invitation suite together by tying kitchen twine around them in one of your wedding colors.
8. Vintage book décor.
Use old books to create levels on your reception tables, adding some additional color and texture.
9. Candle holder flair.
Give your votives a little something extra by tying some twine, burlap, or fabric around them. (You could even use washi tape if you're having more of a modern affair.)
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