Looking for ways to personalize your rustic wedding on the cheap? Look no further! I’ve gathered these 25 DIY tutorials for your rustic chic wedding. This is your ultimate guide to a DIY rustic chic wedding day.
Feel the overwhelm of the many options? Consider getting yourself a wedding planner to jot down and organize your favorite ideas for the big day.
Paper DIY Tutorials
Wedding Program Template Download
This wedding program template is downloadable for a quick and easy DIY wedding project. With added doily lace on top, this program is too cute! And it will save you lots of time designin your own. Just download the fonts, the template, and customize.
Wedding Invitation Template Download
This invitation suite is free for download and the perfect way to customize your invites. They have a rustic chic vibe that your guests are sure to love! If you’re looking for a simple but gorgeous invite to download and customize, this is for you.
Wedding Crossword Puzzle Download
Make your own crossword puzzle to put in your program. This is ultimate personalized wedding DIY, and can really entertain guests while they wait. The 9 step tutorial walks you through how to make your own.
DIY Rustic Wedding Invitations
Ever So Britty shares the sweet rustic invites she made for her own wedding. And she tells us how we can make them too: “Making the invitations yourself can be a great way to save money, if you stick within a budget and choose your supplies wisely.“
DIY Rubber Stamp Invitations
Rubber stamps can really give your invitation suite versatility and a custom look. Oh So Beautiful Paper shows us how repeating stamp designs can lead to several different wedding invitation suites by changing the stamp pad and envelope colors! I think this black style is ‘oh so’ perfect for a rustic chic wedding.
Sign DIY Tutorials
Chalkboard Wedding Menu Download & Tutorial
For a sweet chalkboard wedding menu, download this template and follow the tutorial here. Make sure your guests know what they will be served in a cute and rustic way. Just download the fonts, template, and customize!
DIY Wedding Chair Signs
Wood signs are the quintessential rustic wedding decor. To create something more personal or budget conscious for your wedding, then check out this easy tutorial on how to make your own DIY wedding chair signs by Mountain Modern Life.
Decor DIY Tutorials
Rustic Mason Jar Chandelier Tutorial
Consider a mason jar chandelier to add some rustic glam to your wedding decor. This would be perfect for any barn wedding! Mountian Modern Life made one to use in their wedding reception decor, which they hung right above the sweetheart table. Adorbs! Check out the tutorial here.
Cotton & Lace Pom Pom Tutorial
Make these beautiful cotton and lace pom pom balls as decor for your rustic wedding. Sylvie Liv gives an excellent and thorough tutorial on how to DIY these adorable poms. And she includes a supply list so you know exactly what you need to make them.
Rustic Floral Centerpiece Tutorial
Make this rustic winter centerpiece yourself with step-by-step instructions from Rock My Wedding. I love a good floral tutorial and this one is truly sublime with all those lovely eucalyptus leaves!
DIY Floating Birch Cupcake Stand
This DIY floating birch cupcake stand is just what your rustic sweets table needs! Follow this step by step tutorial from Rustic Wedding Chic to DIY this sweet stand for your big day. I love that this DIY is something you can keep and use long after the wedding is over 🙂
Burlap and Lace Table Runners
Miss Bizi Bee says it perfectly: “When you’re trying to give your event that rustic vibe, adding burlap and lace is the simplest way to do it.” And, I couldn’t agree more! Check out her great tutorial on how to make your own burlap and lace table runners and add some rustic vibe to your big day.
DIY Rustic Table Numbers Tutorial
Spot of Tea Designs shares this fun tutorial on how to make your own rustic table number signs. Check out how her friend added DIY personalized touches with these rustic table numbers made by her handy hubby.
DIY Burlap Bow Tutorial
Mommy Suite shows you how to make the PERFECT burlap bow in her step by step tutorial. These would make perfect seat back decor for your rustic wedding day, or they would be great at the end of your pews. There are a plethora of ways to add these adorable bows to your rustic wedding decor.
Favors DIY Tutorials
S’more Love Favor Download
Send your guests s’more love with these adorable s’more favors. You can download the printable here and also read about hwo to assemble these yourself. Wouldn’t this be perfect for a campground or forest themed wedding??
Pinecone Fire Starter Favors
Pinecone fire starters are another perfect rustic favor for your wedding day. They are unique and people will actually use them! Evermine gives a tutorial on how to make these for your rustic wedding and truly impress your guests.
Salt & Pepper (Mason Jar) Favors
Something Turqouise love the phrase: “We go together like Salt & Pepper!” They say if you share the sentiment, these are the perfect favors for a rustic, shabby chic affair. They will tell you how to combine salt and pepper in one darling mason jar spice shaker. These favors are sure to be peppered with compliments!
Seating Chart DIY Tutorials
Chalkboard Seating Chart Download
Let your guests find their seating in true rustic style using this faux chalkboard seating chart. There is a template download for simple creation. Check out how you can get this chalkboard seating chart for your rustic wedding day!
Guilded Leaf Place Cards
These gold leaves are the perfect rustic DIY place cards for your wedding day. This tutorial from Polka Dot Bride shows you everything you need to know to create these yourself.
Guest Book DIY Tutorials
Guest ‘Log’ DIY Tutorial
Have your guests sign there name and blessing onto this adorable wedding guest ‘log.’ Isn’t the play on words so perfect?! This rustic DIY guest book is perfect and simple to do yourself. Not to mention, it makes a great keepsake for after the wedding.
How to Make a Wedding Wishing Tree
Have your guests write heartfelt wishes for the bride and groom and tuck them inside lovely little envelopes. You can open them together later and cherish these notes as reminders of your wedding day! Find out how to make your own Wedding Wishing Tree at Rustic Wedding Chic.
Dream Catcher Wedding Guest Book Tutorial
Whimsical Wonderland Weddings shares this unique dream catcher guest book DIY. Using natural materials they created this rustic dream catcher guest book, which can be used as a lovely keepsake post wedding too. The inspiration behind it was nature, woodland and natural materials.
Other Rustic DIY Tutorials
DIY Shotgun Shell Boutonniere
Nothing says rustic quite like a shotgun shell boutonniere! If your groom is the hunting type, honor his pastime with this personalized boutonniere made just for him! Miss Robbin Sparkles made some for her wedding and explains everything your need to know here.
Log Card Box
On Instructables you can learn how to make this perfect rustic card box for your gift table. And it is a wonderful keepsake for after the wedding too. Don’t worry, it’s not as heavy as it looks! Most of the inside material gets removed.