Top 10 Wedding How To Guides & Free Downloads

Here at The Wedding of my Dreams we have a series of ‘How To’ guides and ‘Free Downloads’ today we are sharing our most popular. These guides are perfect if you are a DIY bride and having a go at making or crafting anything for your wedding.

Top 10 Wedding How To Guides & Free Downloads

Top 10 Wedding How To Guides And Free Downloads From The Wedding of my Dreams

See these posts in full using the links below.

  1. How To Write Nicely On A Blackboard – Chalkboard Writing How To Video!

  2. The Best Free Fonts For Wedding Invitations, Place Cards, Save The Dates

  3. How To Make Paper Confetti Cones – Step By Step Guide

  4. FREE Chalkboard Fonts For Wedding Signs – Printable Wedding Signs

  5. How To Make Tassel Garlands For Weddings ~ Step By Step Guide

  6. FREE PRINTABLE: Wedding Instagram Photo Prompt List

  7. How To Make Hessian Table Runners

  8. FREE DOWNLOAD Printable Wedding Chair Signs – Bride & Groom Signs

  9. How To Make A World Map Wedding Table Plan

  10. Free Download: Wedding Candy Buffet Labels

How To Make Paper Confetti Cones – Step By Step Guide

Today we show you how to make your own confetti cones from pretty paper. You can use these steps to make cones from whatever you choose, brown paper or chalkboard paper for a rustic wedding, paper doilies for a vintage wedding, coloured paper to match your colour scheme, or postcard / map paper for a travel theme. You may have also spotted this tutorial in the latest issue of You And Your Wedding Magazine in their fab DIY supplement.

If you like this idea of giving guests a cone of confetti each but don’t fancy making them from scratch fear not, we have cones available in our shop.

how to make paper confetti cones step by step guide What you will need:

1. Cut your paper into squares, draw lines to cut along on the back of the paper using a ruler and pencil, here we have used paper 15cm x 15cm

2. Choose one corner of your paper to be the point, gently fold one side of the paper over to make a point, then fold in the other corner so it is a cone shape.

3. Open the paper back out.

how to make paper confetti cones step by step guide

4. Glue down one side of the paper.

5. Fold back into the cone shape and stick down firmly.
how to make paper confetti cones step by step guide

6. Decorate the cone with a sticker or twine

7. Display the cones in a small wooden crate or basket and add confetti for guests to help themselves.

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Paper Confetti Cone Ideas For Weddings

Are you thinking of displaying your petal confetti in pretty paper confetti cones? If so there are lots of different confetti cone ideas you could choose from, buy pre-cut paper to make your cones or make them from scratch using paper of your choice. There are lots of ideas, we have been busy pinning our favourites.  How about using pretty floral paper, sheet music from your favourite artist or paper from your favourite book, paper that colour coordinates with your wedding style or brown paper tied up with string.

See more ideas for confetti cones on our pinterest board

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If you have a pinterest board for your wedding ceremony and want to remember some of these ideas you can pin the individual images below.

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See the pre-cut paper and wrapping paper that is suitable for making confetti cones from below in our shop.

  

How To Make Pretty Confetti Cones ~ For Petal Confetti At Weddings

Are you having petal confetti at your wedding for guests to throw?

Here at The Wedding of my Dreams we love the tradition of throwing confetti. This month the girls at Wedding Flowers & Accessories Magazine have shown you how to make your own pretty paper confetti cones. They’ve used some of our vintage postcard paper and delphinium petals to show you how. Have a go at making your own confetti cones by following the step by step guide below. wedding flowers magazine July August 2013 front cover how to make paper cones for petal confetti wedding flowers magazine

How To Make Confetti Cones

1. Cut your paper into 15cm squares and make a 1cm fold along 2 adjacent sides

2. Place a thin strip of double sided tape along 1 fold and bend the paper together to join the 2 folds and create a cone shape.

3. Decorate your cone however you wish, ribbon, stickers or hearts make cute finishing touches.

Here at The Wedding of my Dreams we have a range of natural biodegradable confetti petals made from delphiniums grown in the Shropshire countryside. Pop to our shop below to see our range of petals, pretty papers and other ideas for throwing confetti. Including our exclusive cotton ‘throw me‘ and ‘sprinkle me‘ bags

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