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The DIY Bride Crafty Countdown: 40 Fabulous Projects to Make in the Months, Weeks and Hours before Your Special Day

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Open any bridal magazine or visit any wedding website and a bride-to-be is sure to encounter the well-known wedding countdown list--when to mail the save-the-dates, buy the bridal jewelry, choose the centerpieces, order the favors, send the thank you notes, and everything else in between. Khris Cochran, the author of The DIY Bride and creator of DIYBride.com, knows that her hip and crafty readers need an entirely different type of run-up to their big day. The DIY Bride Crafty Countdown is a 224-page four-color book packed with 40 brand new, fun, affordable, easy-to-follow, time-saving craft projects for a one-of-a-kind wedding. Brides will find chic special touches and sweet, unique keepsakes that elevate a wedding with a personal touch and that are also super affordable. Text will include the popular price comparison box so brides will know how much they are saving with each project by doing it themselves, a new budget section that shows bride what they can expect to spend on each project, and new sidebar on the time needed to complete each project.

Synopsis:

Crafty and creative brides-to-be need look no farther than this hip, budget-friendly wedding planner to find original, affordable, and time-saving projects. Four-color, step-by-step illustrations take the mystery out of creating wedding keepsakes.

Synopsis:

Original, affordable, timesaving projects in the popular countdown format that brides on a deadline love. This hip, budget-friendly wedding planner takes the mystery out of creating wedding keepsakes with 40 fabulous projects with full-color, step-by-step illustrations.

Synopsis:

Today's average wedding costs $20,000, so the appeal of doing it yourself has never been greater. And crafty and creative brides-to-be need look no farther than this hip, budget-friendly wedding planner. Khris Cochran, author of The "DIY Bride" and creator of DIYBride.com presents 40 original, affordable, and time-saving projects in the popular countdown format that brides on a deadline just can't live without. You'll find everything from edible, save-the-date cards and hand-stamped cocktail napkins to bead-and-lace bridal slippers, a feather boutonniere for the groom, and a super-cool "Just Married" sign. In her trademark straightforward style, Cochran carefully leads readers through each project and supplies spot-on tips and shortcuts. Four-color, step-by-step illustrations, easy-to-read templates, and pattern guides take the mystery out of creating these wedding keepsakes. Helpful sidebars provide time estimates, so savvy brides-to-be can plan out their projects and count down confidently to their special day.

About the Author

The author of "The DIY Bride" and founder of the award-winning DIYBride.com, Khris Cochran has been sharing crafty ideas with hands-on brides-to-be since 2000. Cochran also teaches craft classes in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Table of Contents

 

Introduction
The Basics: Tools & Techniques
Project Countdown for the Big Day
Project Planning Sheet
 
12 Months – 9 Months To Go!
Engagement Invites, Save-the-Dates & Thank Yous
Engagement Party Invitation
Bridal Party Calendar
S’mores Save-the-Date
Tropical Save-the-Date
Magnet Save-the-Date
Heart Thank You Card
 
8 Months - 6 Months To Go!
Invitations and Keepsakes
 
Wood Laminate Invitation
Destination Wedding Invite Booklet
Playful Invite
Watercolor Invite
Dry Embossed Invitation
Lace Flower Girl Basket
Memorial Candle
Wire Bird’s Nest Ring Pillow
 
5 Months – 3 Months To Go!
Accessories with Your Sense of Style 
 
Bridal Tiara
Vintage Button Hair Pins
Bridal Shoe Makeover
Maid-of-Honor Shawl
Feather Boutonniere
Day Spa Bachelorette Party Invite
 
8 Weeks to 4 Weeks to Go!
Setting the Scene for the Wedding
 
Wall Monogram Decoration
Church Door Monogram
Sewn Program
Beach Glass Centerpieces
Owl Cake Topper
 
3 Weeks to 1 Week to Go!
Crafting a One-of-a-Kind Reception
 
Memory Lane Table Markers
Stamped Cocktail Napkins              
Magnetic Clothespin Seating Chart
Just Married Banner
Post-Wedding Brunch Place Settings
 
6 Days to 2 Days to Go!
Sweet Send Offs to Mark the Occasion
 
Cupcake in a Jar
Milk & Cookies Favor
Water Bottle Labels
Vineyard Charm & Truffle Favor
 
1 Day to Go!
Forget-Me-Not Details
 
Carnation Pomanders
Asian Rock Centerpiece
Gourmet Popcorn Buffet
 
Six Hours To Go!
Finishing Touches for the Special Day
 
Lily Bridal Bouquet
Lime Centerpiece
DIY Photo Booth
 
Resources
Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9781600851193
Author:
Cochran, Khris
Publisher:
Taunton Press
Author:
, Khris
Subject:
Weddings
Subject:
Seasonal
Subject:
Decorating
Subject:
Papercrafts
Subject:
Cooking and Food-Weddings
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Print PDF
Publication Date:
20100131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
71 full color photos, 91 drawings
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
9 x 9 x 0.6 in 1.61 lb

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"Synopsis" by , Crafty and creative brides-to-be need look no farther than this hip, budget-friendly wedding planner to find original, affordable, and time-saving projects. Four-color, step-by-step illustrations take the mystery out of creating wedding keepsakes.
"Synopsis" by , Original, affordable, timesaving projects in the popular countdown format that brides on a deadline love. This hip, budget-friendly wedding planner takes the mystery out of creating wedding keepsakes with 40 fabulous projects with full-color, step-by-step illustrations.
"Synopsis" by , Today's average wedding costs $20,000, so the appeal of doing it yourself has never been greater. And crafty and creative brides-to-be need look no farther than this hip, budget-friendly wedding planner. Khris Cochran, author of The "DIY Bride" and creator of DIYBride.com presents 40 original, affordable, and time-saving projects in the popular countdown format that brides on a deadline just can't live without. You'll find everything from edible, save-the-date cards and hand-stamped cocktail napkins to bead-and-lace bridal slippers, a feather boutonniere for the groom, and a super-cool "Just Married" sign. In her trademark straightforward style, Cochran carefully leads readers through each project and supplies spot-on tips and shortcuts. Four-color, step-by-step illustrations, easy-to-read templates, and pattern guides take the mystery out of creating these wedding keepsakes. Helpful sidebars provide time estimates, so savvy brides-to-be can plan out their projects and count down confidently to their special day.
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