Cheyenne is a bibliophile with a Bachelor’s Degree in English, with an emphasis in creative writing as well as a minor in the Chinese language. Winner of the Medallion Scholarship to Western Michigan University, she also received the Hagerty Promising Scholar award in her sophomore year, an award given to a student of English who shows an early prowess in writing. Since graduating summa cum laude, Cheyenne has been writing for Weddingbee as well as creating and editing professional copy at her second job! She is currently working on two novels and dabbles a bit in the science fiction genre. With some serious flower knowledge, she has also worked in flower shops and arranged for weddings of family and friends alike. She loves writing articles that can help relieve wedding planning stress.
Barefoot Wedding Sandals
Do you hate wearing high heels? Can’t imagine wearing heels all day under your dress? Barefoot sandals may be your perfect solution.
I’m a person who likes to feel the grass between her toes rather than the aching of her feet. So as you can understand when I discovered the idea of barefoot sandals I was immediately intrigued. I was also full of questions. Can I make these myself? Can I wear them forever and for always? The answer to the first as you’ll soon find out is of course yes!… read more
Beachy Candle Holders
Create something new out of something old; shiny and new beach themed candle holders out of your old used up candles!
I love candles, they’re great. Old used up and crusty candle jars? Not so great. I’ve decided to show you a cheap way for you to create table pieces for your beach themed wedding out of these used up candles. I’m all about being environmentally friendly and reusing is a great way to be just that. This project involves a tiny bit of elbow grease and some creativity, but I… read more
Boho Beach Crowns
There’s something so beautiful about the ocean or any large body of water. I can’t imagine a better backdrop for committing to the one you love. Besides the view and overall atmosphere, beach weddings have so much DIY potential. The awesome scenery provides a jumping point from which truly amazing décor can be created. What better way to pay homage to the beach than with boho beach-themed crowns?
Medium Flat elastic
Hot Glue Gun & Glue
Beads… read more
Coat Hanger Cake Topper
Recently I saw some adorable graphic cake toppers and of course I immediately wanted to create an easy DIY for them. After some brainstorming I figured wire hangers could work perfectly for this project. Of course, if you don’t have wire hangers lying around you can go buy them. They’re inexpensive and the ones you don’t use for the project you can use to help organize your clothes. If your clothing collection is anything like mine, a little organization would be helpful regardless. So how… read more
Create a Cupcake Tree
Have you ever seen a dessert table at a wedding? They’re a great idea and can be so cute. Also, not everyone wants to eat cake so the table gives you a chance to provide different options. But what options should you provide? Cupcakes are an easy choice and mini cupcakes are especially great because they’re a little bit less of a commitment than a full piece of cake. While you’re at it, why not display your cupcakes with style? Read below, follow my steps and you too can have a cupcake tree… read more
DIY Blue Wedding Garter
“Something old, something new, something borrowed, and something blue.” If you’re traditional like me, these old wedding rules apply to you. Today I’m here to help you with your something blue. These garters are adorable and easy to make. You can customize them however you’d like. In my example I’ve used little flowers and beads, but you can change it up and use feathers, gems, buttons, seashells, etc. The possibilities are endless!
A note before we start, the gluing of the lace onto… read more
DIY Colorful Mason Jar Table Arrangements
Wedding flowers are so expensive, people usually either bite the bullet and spend the money or forgo them altogether which is a shame because flowers can really beautify a wedding. I think people are afraid of doing their own flower arrangements because the task seems so daunting. You don’t have to have any special skills to do this and you don’t need an exorbitant amount of time either, which is good because depending on how many tables you have, you may need quite a few arrangements. Have no… read more