We love picnics, are you surprised? So today’s post is totally up our alley! This DIY picnic wedding shoot at Moonshine Hill was put together by Wedding 101 with some of their favorite ideas put forth! We are really loving the outcome! Be sure to scroll to the end of the post to see how to make doily umbrella stir sticks, and how to make

DIY Picnic Wedding Shoot ~ Photos

 

DIY mason jar invitations

DIY mason jars with yellow checkered tops and twine, chalkboard sign that says, "Thanks please take one!"

DIY picnic wedding shoot decor and details

picnic table with food on it and bunting streamers overhead

Doily umbrella stir stick with clear water jug table number painted with red number one

picnic table with wedding shoot setting

napkin and cutlery tied with lace ribbon and bow on red pattern plate

couple sitting on log at Moonshine Hill

3-tier cake sitting on wood slice with pink and beige rose designs

Here are two of our favorite DIY projects from this shoot!

How to DIY Silk Fringe Bunting

Supplies

Fabric in colors of your choice (we chose ivory and champagne satin), scissors, twine, hot glue.

Steps

1.  Cut fabric into 17 inch squares, then cut along diagonal to make triangle
2.  Cut each triangle into “Fringe” strips, leaving 1 inch at the top
3.  Hot glue the top of triangle to twine
4.  Hang from everywhere and anywhere!

 

How to DIY Doily Umbrella Stirring Sticks

Supplies

Mini doilies, wooden skewer sticks, white card stock, glue stick, hot glue, scissors, mini beads or pearls.

Steps
1. Cut card stock to match center circle of doily.
2. With a glue stick, glue card stock circle to center of doily.
3. Mark center of doily and cut a straight line from edge of doily to the center.
4. Line edge of cut with hot glue, bend the doily into a cone-like shape, and glue.
5. Hot glue end of skewer stick to inside of “umbrella”.
6. Hot glue jewel or bead to top of umbrella.

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Vendors

Photographer:  Rachel Moore Photography
Videographer: Truepix
Venue: Moonshine Hill
Event Design and DIY Projects: Kate Leiva with Wedding 101
Cake: Sweetface Cakes
Makeup: Katie Russo Makeup Artistry
Hair: Amber Joy Martin
Dress: The White Room
Suit: Street Tuxedo
Invitations: Izzy and The Bean Design
Jewelry: Stella and Dot Stylist Kim Wright
Flowers: Branching Out Florist

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Comments

  1. Kacey — Tuesday, September 20th, 2011
    Wow!! What a beautiful wedding!! I LOVE the table settings...the water jug/table number is so unique! And i love the mason jar glasses!!
  2. Rita@Rent My Dust — Tuesday, September 20th, 2011
    Love all the vintage touches and the colors are amazing! The cake is to die for. It reminds me of those vintage brooches that everyone is using for bouquets now. WTG!!!!
  3. Lena — Tuesday, September 20th, 2011
    What an adorable and GORGEOUS shoot-swoon!
  4. Sarah A. — Tuesday, September 20th, 2011
    I think that beats out the ruffle cake as my favorite. Absolutely gorgeous!
  5. Renay Zamora — Friday, October 21st, 2011
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