Weird wedding survival kits

Guest post by Liz

Remember the wacky wedding placemats made by Liz? Well, Liz is back with another of her great wedding creations — weird wedding survival kits for the adorably nerdy.

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I’d seen this idea on a few blogs, but wanted to make it my own. Since I’m a Star Trek nerd, and Kevin’s a Star Wars nerd, we had to include something from each universe in our particular kits.

Here’s the list of what we’ve included…

Before:

We ordered these plastic bags online — they were a couple bucks, and we’ll use them for a lot of other things, too.

Then we stuffed the bags and cut some pretty scrapbook paper to size. We rolled the end of the bag to seal it, and stapled the pretty paper to the top.

After:

We’ll finish them off with stickers on the paper, like so:

I’m very stoooopidly proud of this. I love them, and I know our wedding party will love them, and I love that we got to “nerd up” this whole idea.

Comments on Weird wedding survival kits

  1. Damn. These are so awesome. I wish I had some extra money in our budget…because I would really love to do something like this as a favor. Congrats on having such an awesome idea and such a beautiful result.

  2. YAY! Thanks, guys. I should mention these are for our wedding party as part of their gift, not something we did for favors for everyone. That would've been cost-prohibitive.

    The links to amazon are spot-on, but always look around on the magical interwebs – we got the Pez from ebay cheap, for example.

    I'm really in love with the final result though. Nerdcore love! 🙂

  3. I love this idea, I might steel it since we're having a camping wedding a 'survival kit' will go well with the 'camping survival guide' invites 😀

  4. I was looking up the Nintendo Mints and I decided to look under the "Customers Who Viewed This Item Also Viewed" and the new edition of Offbeat Bride was there ^_^

  5. that is so cool! i am going to do this for my husband birthday instead… he having a science fiction theme party. again great idea

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