One of the most聽painful wedding mistakes聽is going over budget. To prevent that headache at your upcoming聽spring wedding,聽DIY whatever you can. Whether it鈥檚聽favors,聽decor or聽flower arrangements, there are ways to save on almost any aspect of your day.聽It may take some extra time, but knowing that you saved (plus added a bonus personal touch) will have you thanking yourself later. Check out these 14 DIY ideas for your spring nuptials, and start crafting your heart out.

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1. Modern Industrial Decor: These pieces make such a statement, and the colors are perfect for spring. This DIY may be a little tricky because it requires some welding (for the decor above, the bride鈥檚 father was a welder), but we give the idea two thumbs up! (via Sarah Eubanks Photography / Bespoke Bride)

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2. Calligraphy Signs: Calligraphy is having a major moment right now and so are overly leafy floral arrangements, so this welcome sign is 110 percent on trend. Pull together something similar for your own big day with wood, paint and flowers. You got this. (via Jillian Bowes / 100 Layer Cake)

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3. Musical Favors: Get creative with your favors by聽thinking outside the usual boxes. Not only will guests have a memory from your wedding they can actually use again, but they鈥檒l also get a pretty sweet playlist. (via Catherine Rhodes Photography / Wedding Chicks)

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4. Personal Details: Skip the predictable and add your own touch. This boutonniere聽is unique with its leather-wrapped stem and dotted feather, but you can opt for any elements found in the rest of your decor. (via Stephanie Sorenson / The Knot)

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5. Personalized Hangers: You could聽buy these for $8 a pop, but we think this would be a super fun project to do for your bridesmaids. It keeps things affordable and very crafty 鈥 and you know we love a good craft sesh. (via Collectively Kate)

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6. Homemade Candles As Favors: You can never go wrong with a mini candle, a heartfelt note and sprig of lavender. (via Guimauve Photographies / Popsugar)

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7. Simple and Elegant Centerpieces: These little beauties make it super easy to have beautiful centerpieces. All you need is a simple gold charger, candles, loose flowers and greenery from any grocery store floral shop. (via R. Love Floral)

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8. Sequin聽Hangers: If calligraphy isn鈥檛 your thing, maybe gold sparkly hangers are. These versions are incredibly simple and make for some beautiful pre-wedding photography. (via Stephanie A Smith / Glamour and Grace)

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9.聽Potpourri聽Toss Cones: Toss cones are one of the easiest details to do yourself. You can wrap your paper and fill it with anything from potpourri to lavender to bird seed. Pro tip: Using something with a scent always makes for a more pleasant ceremony exit. (via Deer Pearl Flowers)

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10. Homemade Naked Cake: Whether it鈥檚 in person or on Pinterest, you can鈥檛 help but swoon over the wedding cake. Well, now you can make one of your own, thanks to this great step-by-step tutorial聽for naked cakes. (via Brit + Co)

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11. Calligraphy Card Box: Calligraphy can鈥檛 be stopped, whether you DIY or buy. This BitsOfImperfection Card Box聽($130) would take a pretty big chunk of your decor budget to buy 鈥 or you could hack your own version with a little varnish and white paint. Just picture it at your聽spring wedding.

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12. Felt Flowers: Felt flowers may not be obvious for a spring wedding, when gardens are in full bloom. That said, the colors add a kind of whimsy that will last forever. (via Jen Carreiro / Something Turquoise)

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13. Felt Flower Boutonnieres: If you thought聽the felt bridal bouquet was fabulous, the聽felt boutonni猫re is a must. The colors really pop and prove that you don鈥檛聽have聽to use real flowers to achieve an elegant look. (via Elyse Hall / Style Me Pretty)

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14. Save the Dates: Invites and save the dates are where brides聽tend to spend a lot of money they weren鈥檛 prepared to spend. If you do enough searching, you can find free printable designs that will wow guests. (via Bells and Whistles / The Pretty)

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