DIY: Wedding favors
Handcrafted wedding favors
Reception decor is the perfect way to incorporate a bit of the happy couple’s personalities. Wedding favors are a sweet token of appreciation for the guests who add meaning to the big day, and handcrafted gifts speak volumes! Source local ingredients and accessorize with pages, embellishments and fabrics to coordinate with your wedding decor. Round up the bridesmaids for a fun day of creating favors and making memories!
What you will need:
Glass jars (can be found in bulk on Amazon)
Your favorite recipe and corresponding ingredients
Paper crafting materials such as cardstock, embellishments and punches
Burlap, twine, fabric, yarn or ribbon
Hot glue gun
Angela Moller is a local designer who owns and operates The Homestead Boutique with her husband, Matt. These lovebirds have been married for 19 years and they adore working together to create special gifts and decor, especially for weddings. You can find Matt and Angela’s work at The Homestead Boutique at 415 E. William St. in Albert Lea and online at www.homesteaddesignmn.com.
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