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DIY wedding ideas

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Save money and ensure your menu is just right for your big day by doing the food yourself - with a little help from your friends.

Give your wedding a personal touch by looking after the food yourself - or if you're a friend of the happy couple, offer your services as a gift. Our stylish make-ahead menus leave you free to enjoy the day. Plus, we guide you through making a show-stopping cake and memorable gifts for guests.

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Raise a glass

Summer punch with glasses

Get the party started and welcome guests with refreshing, fruity cocktails and non-alcoholic coolers.Summer drinks

Creative canapés

Scallops on white plate

Serve these chic little bites alongside your welcoming drinks, to keep guests going until the main meal.Our favourite canapés

Gifts for guests

jars of lavender sugar

Decorate tables with handmade, prettily packaged wedding favours that can double as place-names. Make up pretty jars of lavender sugar or bake some delicate sugar-dusted wedding cookies.

Your wedding menu

Fig salad in white dish

Lay on a simple but impressive buffet spread with a luxurious beef fillet centrepiece, as well as special dishes for vegetarians and stunning salads.Plan your meal

Time to cut the cake

Chocolate cake with berries

Be inspired by our range of modern and traditional styles, plus romantic cupcakes, then follow one of our step-by-step recipes.Wedding cake recipes

The wedding video

Lemon cake with flowers
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Offered to make the cake, but starting to get cold feet? Build your confidence by watching baking and decorating technique videos from the Good Food team.

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