DIY Wedding Centerpieces: A Creative Assortment




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Creative and dramatic wedding centerpieces are a key element in creating stunning wedding reception decor. But many of those types of wedding centerpieces can be quite expensive.




So today we show you how to realize your dream of attractive wedding reception decor while not putting a big hole in your wedding budget with this creative assortment of DIY wedding centerpieces.

DIY Wedding Centerpiece

You can get these 2 vases (the one just above and the one just below) at Dollar Tree for $1 each. 3 bags of the rocks at $1 each, and the floating candles in a 6 pack for $2.99 at Hob Lob. With a super gorgeous orchid or the flowers used as color palette of the wedding, you’ve got yourself a very pretty, and very thrifty DIY wedding centerpiece!


DIY Wedding Centerpiece




DIY Wedding Centerpiece

Sheet Music Wedding Centerpiece

Bring love songs to a wedding reception by way of centerpieces. Cut sheet music to wrap around acandle, and hold it in place with ribbon and decorative upholstery tacks.

Wedding Tip: For a buffet-style wedding reception, play the songs on the sheet music to signal to your wedding guests it’s their turn to go through the line.

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DIY Wedding Centerpiece

Simple Paper Wedding Centerpiece

Easy cut-and-fold shapes combine to make cheerful dimensional spheres. Use patterned and solid paper in your wedding colors for a fun, fresh look.

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DIY Wedding Centerpiece

Sparkling Candlelight Wedding Centerpiece

Surround candles with faceted acrylic gems to makedining tables glisten. Choose gems in your wedding colors, and arrange them on a clear glass tray. Place white candles in clear glass candleholders, and light the candles to illuminate the colorful surfaces.

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For more DIY wedding project inspiration, be sure to check out DIY wedding centerpiecesour wedding decor DIY tutorial for giant fringe love lettersour DIY tutorial for a mini vase wedding place cards holderour 5 top DIY wedding paper projectsand, most recently, 7 DIY’s That Will Make Your Wedding Magical – With Tips From The Queen of DIY Weddings and 37 things to DIY instead of buy for your wedding.