8 Ways to Create a Memorable Guest Book

Here are 8 great ways to update that old Guest Book idea that your mother is very adamant about. Don’t worry you can’t go wrong with these fun ideas, plus the Mother of the bride will dawn a happy face as well!

1.CANVAS OF LOVE: Hang a large canvas complete with paints, brushes, and aprons for guests to leave their mark. (Use paint colors that will match a room in your house to hang as a fun momento)

Canvas art

Via: Photography, Jennifer Young

2. FURNITURE: Have your guests sign a piece of furniture that you will cherish forever and still be able to use around your home. (Try a great piece of lawn furniture to enjoy those backyard BBQ’s on)


Via: ThePinkBride.com

3.CHEERS TO YOU: Get bottles of wine with custom labels for your 1,5,10, and 20 year anniversary . Leave metallic sharpies for your guest to leave notes on the bottle of their choice. (Add your favorite cheese and fruit to enjoy with this special moment)


Via: BridalGuide.com  Courtesy of:EVCreations

4. MAD LIBS: A Hilarious twist to the Traditional Guest Book! Have your guest fill out these mad libs for you and your hunny to giggle your nights away. (Collect the papers and create your own book with Spiral binding. Even kids will enjoy signing this book!)


Via: Bestbride101.com

5. WISHING TREE: A Glamorous idea that instantly adds romance to your reception decor. Let your guest write you well wishes on a tag and hang them from the branches. (Create custom tags with your names engraved on one side and the other side for signing)


Via:The Papery Nook

6. PRIVATE NOTES: Fill an empty paper album with multi-colored mini envelopes. Let your guest choose a pattern and seal a paper message inside for a fun surprise. (Seal closed with a custom stamp created just for your wedding day)

Envelope guest book

Via: Elizabethannedesigns.com   Photo:Elisabeth Millay Photography

7.CHALK IT UP TO LOVE: Bring out that old chalk board and eraser. Have guests sign the board with wedding advice for a quick snap shot. Add all the photos together in an album that  not only captures your family and friends, but great advice too! (Have someone on had with that polaroid to capture these special messages from your wedding day)


Via: Stylemepretty.com

8. WISHING STONES: Leave a basket of stones out for your guests to leave words of wisdom or advice. Gather all stones and have them placed in a clear vase or even use in your garden or flowering pots. (Make sure to cover the stones with a clear spray acrylic to keep the messages from fading overtime)


Via: Etsy/The Paper Nook

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