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Marshmallow Backdrop DIY

Here is a fun, quick, and cute DIY idea for your upcoming South Dakota wedding! Appropriate for an affair during any season, this giant marshmallow garland backdrop would be great behind a hot chocolate table OR a s’more bar! I LOVE the smell of marshmallows – don’t you? It’s totally customizable and will only take […]

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Message In A Bottle

What’s more romantic than the idea of ‘a message in a bottle’?  We love the  idea of having your guests write personal messages of advice, stories or memories and leaving them in a  bottle for you and your loved one to open on different anniversaries.   What an inspiring idea to keep the love alive!

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Ombre Table Runner DIY

We’re loving the look of long harvest tables with full length runners this season. Mixed with the ever-popular ombre, we’ve got an easy tutorial for you to add a touch of gorgeous color to your table. You’ll need: ·         One or two packages of wooden shims (there are 42 shims/package & one package makes a 50” […]

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Charger Plate DIY

Are you looking for a fun DIY element to add to your South Dakota wedding?! Chargers are a great way to add a pop of color, texture, or character to your tablescape, and they are so easy to make! Grab a few girlfriends, share a bottle or two of your favorite wine, and declare a […]

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Mercury Glass DIY

Elegant, rustic, or bright and playful – regardless of your South Dakota wedding’s style, mercury glass is hugely popular right now and so beautiful to incorporate into your décor. To create your own you’ll need: Krylon Looking Glass spray paint – Hobby Lobby or Michael’s Glass vases, jars, or bowls of your choosing – mine […]

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South Dakota Lighting Inspiration

Living in South Dakota we all know about those obnoxious tumble weeds you see blowing across roads and highways. We came across this picture and instantly thought what a great way to utilize those native tumble weeds for a wedding! {Photo Credit: Sphoto}

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Wine Inspired Guest Book Table

Here’s an easy DIY guest book idea for your wedding reception. Take some empty wine bottles, create labels with for the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 10th, 15th, 20th, and 25th wedding anniversary. Have your guests choose what year they would like to leave a special note to you. Then on the night of your […]

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DIY Ribbon Banner

This DIY Ribbon Banner is a perfect handmade addition to any event! We love the many uses for this banner…here it is used to dress up a table, but the possibilities are endless. Keep in mind using different patterns and colors will help you customize the banner style to just what you were looking for! […]

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South Dakota Product Idea: Chocolate Wax Seals

How about this for a simple wedding DIY with a monogrammed wax seal?! All that is needed is cake and chocolate. We like the idea of the seal on top of petit fours, cupcakes, or  your wedding sheet cake. Press your was seal into semi-melted chocolate, let cool, and transfer onto your cake. Are you […]

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DIY Succulent Escorts

For a different “green” take on the traditional escort cards, considering a DIY succulent escort.  These unique escorts also double as a favor for all of your guests. SUPPLIES: Wooden or Plastic Plant Labels Various Succulents Peat Pots Planting Soil Permanent Marker or Name Labels 1.  Organize all supplies 2.  Label wooden sticks appropriately or […]

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South Dakota Wedding Sweet Idea

We have pie on our mind! Since this is the time of year for pies, we have compiled a few of our favorite pie ideas. Pie is a great comfort food to be served at your South Dakota wedding. A wide variety of pies could serve as your traditional cake or mini pies could be […]

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DIY Terrarium

Bring some green into your SD Wedding with these DIY Terrariums.  They add a touch of nature and the best part is you get to keep them afterwards. You will need: A Glass Jar with Lid Charcoal Small Gravel Half and Half Soil Mix Cover Sand or Soil Moss Plants (different varieties listed below) 1. […]

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South Dakota Wedding Inspiration: Altars

Your altar and aisle are the first impressions for your guests as the patiently await the arrival of the wedding party and bride. Here are some beautiful nature inspired altar displays that will make your guests swoon while awaiting your arrival. {Photo Credits: Style Blueprint, Wedding Chicks, Snippet and Ink, Southern Magazine}

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DIY Insanity

Do you DIY? Is your tool of choice a glue-gun? When someone says the word “crafts” do you light up like a Christmas tree? We know you are out there – you lovers of all DIY’s…but when it comes to your own wedding can you find yourself on a high-dose of DIY insanity? We think […]

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Wedding Reception Games

This year we saw a large number of South Dakota couples braving the South Dakota elements of wind, rain or heat to host their wedding reception outdoors. The reception is a time for friends and families to celebrate you and get to know each other. We see more and more couples incorporating outdoor games during […]

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Keys to Success Guestbook

Here’s a new guestbook idea we haven’t seen yet. And if it gives us a reason to visit antique shops, it’s all the better! {Photo Credits: Glass Jar Photography}

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Breaking Bread Trend

A new trend we are seeing is the use of beautiful, rustic loaves of bread. These table settings are a way to add a unique touch of creativity to your wedding reception. You can use bread for your table number holders or really any other object that is meaningful to you. It’s simple and affordable […]

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Button Monogram Sign

This button monogram is a lovely, personalized addition to any part of a wedding. Simply place at a guestbook table, reception entrance or dessert table during the reception and then hang in your home following the wedding! Supplies Needed: Frame (size of choice – 18×24 shown) Fabric – for background Gatorboard – cut to size […]

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Stamped Muslin Favor Bags

Stamping is such an easy way to personalize muslin favor bags. This type of fabric is also easy to work with and anything from chocolates to flower bulbs can be placed inside. Supplies: 3×4 Muslin Bags Rubber Stamp – Word, Image or Custom Stamp Pad/Ink – Color of choice Instructions: 1. Gather all of the […]

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DIY Ribbon Backdrop or Curtain

This ribbon backdrop/curtain can be used at an entrance to walk through, behind a sweetheart table or cake table, or even as your photobooth background. Choose your colors and style of ribbon based on your wedding style. Supplies: Ribbon – various sizes, styles and colors (exact yards needed will depend on the length and height […]

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