Bridal Shower Decor

Last Saturday I had the pleasure of hosting my sister's bridal shower along with the other bridesmaids. My mom's beautiful home was the perfect venue for the event!

My sister is getting married in February so we wanted to take advantage of the seasonal foliage and decor for her shower as her wedding and bachelorette are taking place in the winter. We used lots of white, gold, burlap and natural accents.

The welcome sign is a mirror I had on hand that I wrote on using metallic marker (also from the scrapbooking section at Dollar tree). The marker appears a bit more yellow than gold but it wipes off easily so the mirror can be reused.

I made a homemade sugar scrub for the favour for guests to take home. I found a recipe for a vanilla pumpkin sugar scrub on Pinterest that included a free label for the mason jars. I also printed these 'Thank You' tags and attached them using twine.   

Thankful and Blessed' sign is a free printable found here.

Thankful and Blessed' sign is a free printable found here.

My mom also had this chalkboard from Homesense on hand that we used in the entryway

My mom also had this chalkboard from Homesense on hand that we used in the entryway

Finding pictures of my sister throughout the years was way too much fun!!

Finding pictures of my sister throughout the years was way too much fun!!

Empty kamboocha bottles with grocery store mums. Doesn't get much thriftier than this :)

Empty kamboocha bottles with grocery store mums. Doesn't get much thriftier than this :)

I made the 'Miss to Mrs' garland using burlap scrapbook paper. Dollar Tree has the cutest scrapbooking materials I often use for crafting. I printed out the letters to use as a stencil and cut them out of the burlap. I strung them on a piece of twine, added two small doilies and some lace ribbon also from the dollar store. I also made a gold and white tissue paper garland to use for the mantle and entry. You can find my tissue paper garland tutorial here.

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Between myself, my mom and the bridesmaids, we were able to gather some amazing décor items we all had from home to decorate for the shower. 

'Eat, Drink & Be Cozy' sign from Etsy.

'Eat, Drink & Be Cozy' sign from Etsy.

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We had a soup bar including veggie and meat chili, coconut curry sweet potato and spicy zappa soup. We paired this with fresh breads, fresh veggies and dip, charcuterie and cheese boards. Served with sangria, white and red wine.

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For dessert we enjoyed caramel apple dip, pumpkin cheesecake bites and two bite brownies.

'Love is sweet' printable found here.

'Love is sweet' printable found here.

My sister enjoyed the ever awkward task of opening gifts in front of 30 people followed by the toilet paper wedding dress game. I had asked her fiancée 25 questions prior to the shower and she had to guess his answers. This is my absolute favourite shower/ bachelorette game!!

Beautiful bride and her bridesmaids :)

Beautiful bride and her bridesmaids :)

No, we didn't ask everyone to dress in black and grey. Just a coincidence :)

No, we didn't ask everyone to dress in black and grey. Just a coincidence :)

'Showering' the bride with gifts and love!

'Showering' the bride with gifts and love!

I am so excited to stand by my gorgeous sister's side in February. Rae, you are so loved and we are all so excited for you and Maan!! I hope you enjoyed your shower as much as I did :)

Jess xx