Where to start for planning a DIY wedding? With some wedding inspiration of course! To create your dream wedding, you have to be able to imagine it, so thank god for the internet! I’ve been surfing and pinning non-stop, collecting ideas and gathering inspiration. There are so many great, inspirational wedding blogs out there, I thought it would be great to share some of my favorites with you.
20 Inspirational Wedding Blogs to Help You
Create Your Dream Wedding
Style Me Pretty – http://www.stylemepretty.com
Style Me Pretty celebrates everything chic and featuring thousands of super stylish real weddings from around world. The site also has photo galleries of trendsetting gowns, cakes, favors and decor and an awesome tool that lets you build your own digital inspiration board. Plus for Canadians brides – they have a special section just for you!
Favorite DIY – DIY Wax Paper Backdrop
Easily create this romantic backdrop with wax paper and string.
100 Layer Cake – http://www.100layercake.com
At 100 Layer Cake you’ll find project ideas and DIY resources, wedding supplies, vendors, for thoughtful, crafty, modern women. This unique wedding planning resource will you help you craft your wedding, layer by layer.
Fave tutorial: Loose Bun Tutorial
A perfect hairstyle that is beautiful and easy to do!
DIY Bride – http://www.diybride.com/
DIY Bride is a complete website dedicated to do-it-yourself wedding projects! Their motto is, crafting beautiful weddings one DIY project at time. From stationary to your ring bearer’s pillow, you will be inspired to create the one-of-a-kind wedding that’s totally you.
Favorite DIY – Shoe flower pins
How cute would it be to make these to match all your bridesmaid’s shoes?
Wedding Chicks – http://www.weddingchicks.com/
A DIY wedding and inspiration blog with tons of clever ideas. Lots of great freebies and free printables available for download.
Favorite Freebie: Printable Save The Date Cards
How adorable are this cute save the date cards? Just print and stamp (or doodle) a little red heart over your special date!
Hey Gorgeous – http://www.heygorg.com/
Wedding planner, stylist and floral designer with a serious soft spot for charming affairs. Learn the art of creating truly flawless celebrations.
Favorite DIY – Dixie Cup Garland
A pretty simple DIY, but I love the result!
Bespoke Bride – http://www.bespoke-bride.com/
Real weddings & inspiration boards packed with themes and schemes, planning advice, fashion, the latest news from the wedding industry and more.
Favorite DIY – Lace Crowns
Be a princess for a day, make these pretty lace crown with a little fabric stiffener and lace.
Brooklyn Bride – http://www.bklynbrideonline.com
You won’t find anything pink or poofy on Brooklyn Bride. The blog eschews the princess bride fantasy in favor of wedding details that are hip, laidback and modern. This is reflected in their posts, which highlight cutting-edge gowns, stylish tablescape ideas, contemporary invitations and up-and-coming vendors.
Favorite Wedding Inspo – Modern Tiaras
I love these uniquely modern tiaras!
Snippet & Ink – http://www.snippetandink.com
At Snippet & Ink you’ll find wedding inspiration of all kinds. You can get your creative juices flowing by scrolling through more than 500 boards inspired by different color combinations, foods, and themes. There are also photos of charming weddings, artistic do-it-yourself projects and gorgeous bridal fashions
Favorite Wedding Inspo – Unique Engagement Rings
Diamonds aren’t the only way to go. There are many beautiful options for engagements rings including pearls and other gemstones!
Martha Stewart Weddings – http://www.marthastewartweddings.com
Martha Stewart Weddings provides wedding inspiration for sophisticated, creative and unique bridal ideas. Innovative advice, tips and expert opinions.
Favorite DIY: Coffee Filter Roses
I’m totally going to try to recreate these for my own bouquet! This is one of the best paper flowers tutorials out there, complete with a printable template.
Kiss The Groom – http://www.kissthegroom.com
This unique wedding blog celebrates love, life & kisses through photographs & the random musings of the talented Elizabeth Messina. Inspiring brides everywhere since 2009.
Favorite Wedding Inspiration … Honestly I just couldn’t pick when I came to this blog. There are endless shots of beautiful wedding photography and inspirational ideas. Here’s one beautiful shot I just fell in love with.
Grey Likes Weddings – http://www.greylikesweddings.com
A well styled wedding blog dedicated to stylish and discerning brides. Grey Likes Weddings takes a refreshing, fun, and unexpected approach to wedding inspiration!
Favorite Wedding Inspiration – Floral Dreams
I’m in love with this dreamy floral photo shoot featuring various garden blooms.
French Wedding Style – http://www.frenchweddingstyle.com
Created for those couples who are planning a destination wedding in France or who are looking to add a little french style into their wedding day.
Favorite Wedding Inspo – Paris Destination Wedding
How sweet is this kiss with a cherub stealing a peak?
Polka Dot Bride – http://www.polkadotbride.com
Australia’s most loved wedding blog with daily posts inspiring brides all around the world Ms Polka Dot dishes out breath-taking bridal inspiration daily. So many pretty things to see!
Favorite Wedding DIY – Printable Gift Table Sign
What’s a nicer way of directing your guests to the designated gift table without a sign screaming ‘Gifts!’?
Whimiscal Wonderland Weddings – http://whimsicalwonderlandweddings.com
UK Wedding Blog with eclectic wedding inspiration, gorgeous featured weddings & an eccentric approach to celebrating your big day. Great ideas on DIY, budget, quirky, pretty & rustic inspiration.
Awesome wedding resource – Free Wedding Planning Tool Kit
From checklists to seating plans, here’s a great page with several planning tools for you to download and use .. for free!
Have some inspirational wedding blogs or wedding ideas to share?
Let me know in the comments below!