Are you familiar with Etsy? This website is a real wonder, a sort of Aladdin’s cave filled with thousands of hancrafted articles, vintage products and various creative supplies. Millions of people around the world are selling objets they created with their own hands. Let me tell you that it’s easy to get lost there and to spend countless hours combing through the plateform.
Using Etsy for your wedding is a real good idea and here is why:
- You encourage local artisans and participate to a sustainable growth for these artists-entrepreneurs.
- Choice is almost infinite and you’ll find that only you imagination will stop you. You can find anything on Etsy!
- You can choose ultra original and rarely seen elements. In a word, be different.
To give you an idea of what you can find on the site, I listed for you 25 Etsy finds that should inspire you right away!
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Signs are very trendy in weddings and I have to say it: I’m a fan! A welcome sign with a delicate calligraphy or directional signs to guide your guests can bring a cool touch to your wedding.
2. Place card holders
You want something different from simple white paper cards? You’re not patient enough to create your own place card holders for all your guests? Ask Etsy’s artists to do it for you! Here is an overwiew of lovely place card holders I found on the website.
Pssst! Vous pouvez embrasser la mariée’s DIY version is just here.
My personal crush: animal place card holder magnets, $124 for 25 units
3. Boxes, boxes and more boxes
Being a huge fan of jewel boxes, I can only urge you to find a pretty little box to keep your precious rings safe before the D day. It will also be the perfect accessory for your wedding photo shoot. L & S bought one for their wedding, do you remember? Their Etsy wooden boxes where a huge hit. Here are some more I fell for!
4. Made-to-mesure decorations
Are you looking for a plethora of paper lanters, in a particular color? Pennant or bunting banners to highlight the ceiling of your venue? Once again, search Etsy to find the perfect items for your wedding theme!
Pssst! The tutorial to make your own no-sew pennant banners is just here!
Pssst! I made a super easy video tutorial to show you how to do it yourself if you want to give it a try.
4. Car stickers
I was pleasantly surprised by Etsy’s car stickers selection. This kind of detail can really make a difference! Choose well and add it to your wedding car: it will instantly give it a nice little look!
I hope you enjoyed my selection of Etsy finds for your wedding!
Do not hesitate to take the time to search through this virtual store. You will most likely find your own favorite things and make your heart beat faster.
Enjoy your shopping!