To save a few bucks, I decided to make our wedding favors by hand using everyday materials from Michaels and Hobby Lobby (I love both these stores to a degree of unhealthiness…it feels like I have a mental seizure every time I walk down the scrapbook paper aisle and I’m not even from Utah). You can use any decoration imaginable from ribbons to buttons to sticker labels. I decided to go with the following:
It helps to watch a movie while you’re doing this, especially if you’re repeating redundant steps. To be honest, I’ve been watching more romantic comedies than ever before and I have to say…Notting Hill never gets old. I stamped boxes and braided yarn until my fingers were about to break off, kind of like when you bend a wire one too many times and snap! But it was so much fun that I kept going until I finished about 40-50 boxes. I plan on filling them with chocolaty sweets for our guests to “engorge” on (this will probably take them about 30 seconds to finish).