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50 Best Burlap Wedding Ideas (+ Giveaway!)

We’re sharing fifty of the best burlap wedding ideas with you today! Don’t forget to subscribe for the latest straight to your inbox.

burlap wedding bouquet

by country barn babe

Hi, loves! Happy Monday! We’re kicking off this brand new week with two things: a round up of burlap wedding ideas AND a new giveaway! But first… if you think burlap is going out of style anytime soon, think again! Burlap is the go-to for themed weddings including shabby chic, rustic, and barn weddings. To inspire your wedding decor, we’re sharing these fifty burlap wedding ideas. We’ve found cute burlap bridesmaid clutches, a burlap aisle runner, burlap chair bows, cake toppers, burlap bouquets, a boutonniere, and more. Check out all of the unique finds below. Plus, we’ve teamed up with BurlapFabric.com — a terrific resource for burlap wedding ideas and supplies — to offer a $50 gift card to one lucky reader. Enjoy!

RSVP Song Request Card — Handmade-a-Day

Asking Guests for Song Requests with Reply Card (reply card by Crafty Pie)

by crafty pie

Brides: asking guests for song requests on your reply card is a fun (+ interactive) way to pre-plan a perfect playlist! As a bonus on your RSVP cards, include a line for guests to write-in their favorite song request for the wedding. I wish I did this for my wedding; it would be fun to see the song requests from guests of all ages. These unique song request reply cards are by Crafty Pie as part of the ‘Vintage Modern Wedding Invitation‘ suite. It is today’s handmade-a-day wedding pick!

Printable Wedding Program — Handmade-a-Day

cute printable wedding program by redlettervows

by red letter vows

Hi, loves! Is your wedding right around the corner and you forgot about wedding programs? No big deal! Many couples forget about ceremony programs or wait until the last minute. Now it’s no problem since there are many printable ceremony programs available for you to buy, edit, and print… and they look great! Just like these fun printable wedding programs we spotted at Red Letter Vows. Take a look!

5 Glamorous Birdcage Veils for Brides

glamorous double layered birdcage veil

by tessa kim

If you are looking for a birdcage veil to complete your look, you’ll love these glam options we spotted over at Tessa Kim! Tessa is one of our favorite wedding veil designers and is always creating something new to admire in her shop. Every bride will find something to love, whether it be her gorgeous getting ready loungewear or her lovely collection of veils and hair accessories. When we were scoping out birdcage veils recently, we didn’t waste a minute checking out what Tessa had to offer. Today we’re sharing five of our top picks from her birdcage veil collection to inspire your own vintage-inspired wedding day look. And, if you’re not planning a vintage wedding, a birdcage veil is still an excellent choice especially for brides who want a more minimal look. Take a peek at what we’ve found below and tell us: which veil is your favorite? (P.S. These beautiful photos are courtesy of Candice Benjamin.)

DIY Window Pane Seating Chart

diy window pane seating chart

Hi, loves! Emma here. I love quirky, vintage, totally unique-inspired finds. And, when they’re related to weddings, I love ’em even more. I spotted this unique window pane seating chart that looked like a heck of a fun project to DIY. What do you think? It combines functionality (it serves as a seating chart for guests) with rustic charm (who doesn’t love a vintage window pane-turned-decor piece?) Plus, it looks easy enough to do. Take a peek…

7 Things You MUST Pack in Your Wedding Bag

bridal clutch

by cloe noel

Hello, loves! You’ve heard of emergency wedding kits in the past, but carrying around all that extra “stuff” can weigh heavily on your wedding bag. And, most wedding bags or clutches can only carry so much! Today, we’re cutting down on the clutter and sharing the seven things you absolutely must pack in your wedding bag. These carefully selected items are what we feel will keep you happy, pain-free, and embarrassment-free, too. We could always add more to the list – like mascara, and eye makeup remover – but we’re focusing more on things you’ll want to keep on hand. (Extras can always be kept in a large tote bag and stored in your bridal suite.) What would YOU pack in your wedding bag if you only had room for seven things? Here’s what made our list…

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clutch by cloe noel

5 DIY Wedding Favors You Can Make in an Evening

diy wedding favors - Bell Jar Cupcakes by EmmalineBride.com

Brides: if you’re looking for easy DIY wedding favors you can tackle in an evening, you’re in for a treat today! We’ve teamed up with the team at Weddingstar to feature five hand-picked DIY wedding favors, all of which are fun and easy-to-do. To pick a wedding favor guests will love (and remember), make sure it a) is functional, and b) coordinates with your wedding theme. We spent plenty of time browsing Weddingstar and we were impressed by the quality of these wedding DIY supplies and how easy it was to incorporate any wedding theme. Plus, you can add your own custom touches with initial stickers, twine, personalized tags, and more. Read on to see five easy DIY wedding favors and tell us: which one do you love?

21 Most Unique Boutonniere Ideas

spark plug boutonniere (by The Ritzy Rose) - 21 Unique Alternative Boutonniere Ideas

by the ritzy rose

The groom is unique: why should he wear the same old floral boutonniere? Today we’re inspiring you to get creative and think outside the traditional bout box. We’ve rounded up the most unique alternative boutonniere ideas from around the web and we’ve included a little something for everyone. There’s a spark plug boutonniere for the mechanic, a compass for the sailor, a guitar pick boutonniere for the music-lover – even hops for the home brewer! We’ve also incorporated favorite wedding theme ideas like a starfish boutonniere for the beach, a skeleton key for a vintage wedding, and a cotton boutonniere for rustic weddings. Read on to get inspired and see which alternative boutonniere ideas made the list! (P.S. And, we want to know… what’s the most unique boutonniere you’ve ever seen?)