The DIY Directive: Foliage

Greenery is not going ANYWHERE this year, or ever for that matter, and it's easy to see why - lush, natural and affordable(!) it has a million and one uses, so here I've rounded up 5 super-fun and super-simple ways to DIY foliage throughout your big day, including links to all their tutorials so you can get creative without a moment to lose!


This gorgeous, minimalist vine backdrop is featured over on the ruffled blog and continues to prove that less really can be more, click the image to be taken there!

Place Cards

Simple, elegant and sure to add some seriously delicious fragrances to your tables, the tutorial for these cute place cards can be found over on the Spoon Fork Bacon blog. Click the pic to follow!

Table Decoration

This beautiful wedding featured over on Junebug Weddings used simple stems in individual glass vases and bottles to create a chic, modern reception with serious wow-factor.


Ferns are versatile, luscious and extremely easy to get your hands on in the UK (yay!), so why not keep it green and use bunches of ferns as pew ends, just like this wedding featured on

Fern chair decoration wedding pew ends DIY
Image: Aneta Mak via


I'll let you in on a little secret... This foliage... is fake! Yep, if you want to be sure your bouquet will look beautiful all day long (and beyond) then why not click on the image for a fabulous DIY tutorial for a faux greenery creation from AFloral.

Every month I will be offering up the best DIY tips, inspo and tutorials from across the internet, right here on the blog - If you want to set your own wedding wheels in motion and would like a helping hand, feel free to give me a shout!

Love, Kate x