I like the idea of using natural elements in my wedding and these DIY artichoke wedding ideas from Ruffled are beyond awesome.
Check out this blog post with more details on how to prepare artichokes as hanging bud vases and candle holders:
I love this idea of making your own stationary (or wedding invitations!) from Martha Stewart. The head of a of Treviso radicchio is used to make a roselike print – seriously so beautiful.
Find all the instructions for this simple yet stunning idea here.