If you are having a vintage themed wedding there are so many different ways you can help ‘set the scene’ and evoke the particular period you have chosen. While you can purchase various items it can also be just as fun to do it yourself! Wedding Venues Northamptonshire such as https://www.kelmarsh.com/weddings-at-kelmarsh-hall may be able to help you with some suppliers should you need them.

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To see just how creative you can be, check out to find out how one couple pulled off a truly stunning vintage DIY wedding. Alternatively why not have a look at this beautiful tea party wedding for more inspiration.

The Personal Touch

While it may sound like a stressful undertaking to incorporate DIY elements into your vintage wedding, in fact the experience can be both empowering and fun-filled. It also gives you the perfect opportunity to showcase your creativity and to make your special day a truly personalised experience. But just how do you go about it?

Make your own cake – If you have a penchant for baking why not make your own themed wedding cake? It will be much cheaper than ordering one and a cake made by your own fair hands somehow always seems to taste better. Plus you can add plenty of personal creative touches to ensure your cake fits in perfectly with your chosen theme.

Craft your own beautiful centerpieces – It is amazing what you can do with some wire and a mass of stunning blooms. Before you know it you will have created a heart-shaped floral centerpiece to die for!

Create your own invitations and place cards – A quick search on wedding sites will show you all kinds of cute and quirky ways to make invitations and place cards. Who knew Scrabble tiles could be put to such a romantic use?

Shop at vintage stores – Going to a vintage shop or checking out vintage items online is a great way to source various themed accessories for your wedding day. Make sure that you give yourself plenty of time before your big day to search for all of the items that you are looking for.


Don’t forget to book your wedding photographer to take some amazing shots of your big day and your wedding reception. You will have some lovely visual reminders of your wonderful day.

Now you have some tips and tricks to work with it’s time to get to work planning your unforgettable DIY wedding day!