The Best Etsy Buys for the DIY Bride
We scoured Etsy to find the wedding prettiest signs, table numbers, cake toppers and more so that brides can save money and still craft the dreamiest day possible.
Feminine florals, sophisticated stripes — whatever print you prefer, bridal robes are a must for the morning of your wedding. We love these pretty pastel wraps because they're made of soft satin, feature lace trim and include an embroidery option. (Essential.) All you're missing are the mimosas!
Buy It: Etsy, $31.46 and up
Is there anything more romantic than reading a letter from your person on the morning of your wedding? If you and your partner are planning to partake in this time-honored tradition, then you'll need some very special stationery. We suggest two of these "I Do" notecards, which will cost you less than $10.
Buy It: Etsy, $4
Elegantly Engraved Hangers
Your once-in-a-lifetime dress deserves a hanger that's at least half as beautiful. Instead of shopping for something with your surname written in wire, though, consider going with this elegant, engraved alternative. It's a bit more timeless, and so affordable that you can even grab one for each of your girls.
Buy It: Etsy, $10.49
Signature Drinks Sign
Sip, sip, hooray — it's your wedding day! If you and your S.O. are serving signature cocktails, shop this illustrative sign for the bar to show guests what their drink options are. The template is totally customizable, so you can mix and match glasses and garnishes until they're precisely to your liking. With its elegant script and pretty watercolor images, this painting is just begging to be framed and hung in your kitchen, post-celebrations.
Buy It: Etsy, $11.50 (Instant Download)
Two-in-One Welcome Sign
Brides on a budget can cleverly kill two birds with one stone by using this wooden canvas as both a welcome sign and a guest book. Just place it on an easel outside of the venue and include a few permanent markers in the same color for a cohesive look. After the honeymoon, you can put it in the entryway of your home or display it right over the fireplace.
Buy It: Etsy, $73.72
Custom City Maps
If you're looking for a cute invitation insert or want to add a personal touch to your welcome bags, these custom city maps will definitely do the trick. You'll provide a list of seven to 10 important locations or landmarks around town (including any that are significant to your love story!), and the artist will create an image that you can instantly download and drop into an envelope or travel tote.
Buy It: Etsy, $65 (Instant Download)
"Cheers to Many Years" Koozies
Pro Tip: Guests love pretty and practical wedding favors. Leave these custom drink koozies in an acrylic bin by the bar where folks can grab them ahead of toasts or right before busting a move on the dance floor.
Buy It: Etsy, $29.39 and up
Boho Bride and Groom Chair Signs
Set your sweetheart table apart from the masses with these special bride and groom chair signs. We love how monstera leaves encircle the words like a wreath and bring a beautiful, boho touch to any vignette.
Buy It: Etsy, $37.25 and up
Cosmic Place Cards
When you (understandably) don't have time to hand-letter hundreds of place cards, leave it to the professionals. Your guests will feel seriously starstruck when they see this cosmic stationery, which features golden constellations on pretty, white cotton paper.
Buy It: Etsy, $2.50 (Each)
Dog of Honor Bandana
As if we could ever forget the fur-baby! Let everyone know that your dog has VIP status for the ceremony, and shop this adorable, over-the-collar bandana for their walk down the aisle.
Buy It: Etsy, $20
Floral-Trimmed Table Numbers
Your guests will flock to their tables when they see these floral-trimmed numbers. Small sprigs and delicate petals decorate the acrylic squares and promise to pair well with all floral arrangements. And, because you can buy them in exact amounts, you won't waste any money on extras.
Buy It: Etsy, $8.95 and up
Custom Cornhole Boards
We can't think of anything cuter for an outdoor reception than a game of cornhole customized for the newlyweds. Use these special vinyl decals to personalize a set of plain wooden boards and keep guests entertained from cocktail hour to the last dance.
Buy It: Etsy, $28 and up
Invitation Styling Kit
Take the guesswork out of styling your invitation suite and accessories, and shop this pre-packaged kit full of flatlay goodness. Each box comes with styling fabrics, textured ribbon, a wooden spool, high-quality gauze and your choice of dried flower petals, rocks, feathers and seashells. You can arrange everything to your heart's content, and then leave it out so all your photographer has to do is snap a pic!
Buy It: Etsy, $75
Crystal Hair Comb
Still need some sparkle for your waves or braids? Snag this crystal-covered comb for the big day. With its light gold leaves and shimmering branches, this piece will complement both summer and winter weddings, in our opinion.
Buy It: Etsy, $39
Grow Old With Me Cake Topper
Few things make our hearts flutter like a cake with a romantic topper. For that moment when you and your love cut the top tier and exchange bites of buttercream, choose a swoon-worthy statement like "Better Together" or "Grow Old With Me."
Buy It: Etsy, $19.46 and up
Custom Return Address Stamp
Why risk carpal tunnel addressing thank you notes when you could just snag a cute, custom stamp and streamline the whole process? (Plus, we really can't think of a better way to break in your new last name.)
Buy It: Etsy, $27.99 and up
Acrylic Card Box
The perfect day calls for the perfect card box. Put this acrylic keepsake at the end of your gift table and allow guests drop in their well-wishes. Once the day's done, you can turn the box into a time capsule and fill it with wine corks, ticket stubs, photos and other items you'll collect over the course of your marriage.
Buy It: Etsy, $54.99 and up
Don't forget to dress the dessert table! If your wedding vibe is a little bit boho, we suggest leaning into the look and tying this beautiful, macrame bunting around the edges of your table. When your day is done, you can repurpose the piece into a sentimental wall hanging.
Buy It: Etsy, $68
In Memory Of Bouquet Charms
Your loved ones might be gone, but they're certainly not forgotten. Keep their memory close as you walk down the aisle by tying these bespoke photo charms to your bouquet. Each set includes three antique, oval-shaped charms joined together as one.
Buy It: Etsy, $39.71 (Set of 3)
Sparkler Tags With Strike Pads
And finally, here's a thoughtful touch that guests will remember long after you've made your exit: sparkler tags with built-in strike pads. Not only will these pretty pieces of paper dress up store-bought sparklers, but they'll also ensure that your loved ones aren't waiting around for a lighter.
Buy It: Etsy, $19.50 and up