Save some cash and make your own dream wedding with do-it-yourself projects from the save the date to the thank you cards. Share something that helps you (or a stranger) get hitched to win sweet prizes, including cameras for capturing the big day and an awesome garment steamer that should help with last minute fixes!
Even if you're not getting married, this is a great chance to share your DIY wedding ideas, crafts and decorations! We can't wait to see what you come up with.

We even partnered with Creative Market to offer up Fonts, Graphics, and MORE! for your awesome DIY Wedding Project.

Need some inspiration? Check out our DIY Wedding guide!

Please be sure that your entry into the contest contains original photos and text. Entries without original photos and text will be denied.

Multiple entries are accepted, but each entrant can only win one prize. Contest is open to entries from US, Canada [excluding Quebec], UK, China, Belgium, the Netherlands, Australia, Colombia, Germany, Switzerland, Norway, India, New Zealand, and Denmark. The Contest begins at 12:00 a.m. Pacific Standard Time (PT), April 28, 2014. Contest closes for entries at 11:59pm PT, June 23, 2014.

The winner(s) will be solely responsible for complying with any and all applicable statutes, laws (including, without limitation, common law, if applicable), rules and regulations and for bearing any personal income tax, VAT, withholding taxes, customs duties, or other taxes, fees, insurance, surcharges or other costs relating to receiving, claiming or collecting any prize.

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The Wedding Contest is closed.

Grand Prize

18 Prizes

Grand Prize (1)

One Grand Prize Winner will win:

Judges' Prize: Best Decorations (1)

One Judges' Prize for Best Decorations will include:

Judges' Prize: Best Invitations (1)

One Judges' Prize for Best Invitations will include:

First Prize (5)

Five First Prize Winners will win:

Runner Up (10)

Ten Runner Up Prize Winners will win:
  • an Instructables Prize Package including a Robot T-Shirt
How It Works

Write an Instructable

Create a new Instructable that fits the guidelines outlined in the contest description above. To be eligible, Instructables must be published between Apr 28, 2014 and Jun 23, 2014 (11:59pm PT).


Upon publishing your Instructable you'll see checkboxes for open contests. Select Wedding Contest. If you have entries currently eligible for entry, it will also show up by clicking "Enter this Contest" on the right side of this page.


Entries are accepted by Instructables staff within one business day Monday - Friday. What matters is the submission time, not acceptance time.


A panel of judges made up of Instructables staff and respected members of the community rate the finalists. The averages of the ratings determine the winners.


When the winners are decided they will be notified and announced here on the contest page.