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DIY Little Origami Boxes by Fleur De Lace….

DIY Decor for your event…

Today I would like to share with you one of our DIY projects that features in our latest Mr & Mrs Unique Magazine. If you are looking to get crafty for your wedding day, origami (transforming a flat sheet square of paper into a finished sculpture through folding and sculpting techniques,) is a really fun project to get involved with.

Luckily for us, the lovely Alice from Fleur De Lace loves a craft project and offered to create these cute origami boxes that can be used as favours, decoration, or even a cake topper… Here’s how she does it….

Alice from Fleur De Lace…

DIY Origami Boxes for Weddings by Fleur De Lace_0016 DIY Origami Boxes for Weddings by Fleur De Lace_0003 Want to wow your guests as a DIY genius? Well, this ‘How to’ is for you? It looks confusing BUT once you get the first one done, it all starts to come together and the results are awesome. We have used them as décor but they could be functional favour boxes, stringed together as bunting, cake toppers etc.

What you need: lots of square Paper or thin card, a flat surface, two hands and a bit of patience. 

For each box you need six bits of square paper. Origami paper or decorative scrapbooking card comes in squares already. My paper was 6 inch squared.

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How to instructions…

Step One: Fold the paper in half to

A Vibrant, Matara Centre Wedding…

Vibrant & Relaxed Family Affair…

Happy Friday everyone!

I am SO happy to share todays real wedding of Victoria & Dave at the Matara Centre, Gloucestershire with you! Not only are the couple radiating happiness in every single photo,  they also got crafty and made lots of vibrant decorations themselves to really add some personality to their day…

Im just going to let the couple and images speak for themselves… You’re going to love this….

Couple: Victoria & Dave

Location: Matara Centre, Kingscote

Victoria & Dave…

Photos by John Barwood Photography Tell us how you met and got engaged…

We met on xmas eve 2010 in a pub full of Christmas cheer! We got engaged in a shepherds hut on a surprise weekend away

How would you describe your wedding…

Vibrant & relaxed

What was your main hope for the day…

To tie the knot with all of our friends and family, followed by a great big boozy party!

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What was your favourite part of the day…

Vic: Giggling during the ceremony and walking through the confetti after saying ‘I Do!’

Dave: Exactly the same however there was a tiny window next to the entrance and I caught a glimpse of Victoria just before she entered which i will never forget.

How was  your day unique…

The Matara Centre venue is pretty spectacular and very Japanese themed. Plus

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