for michigan of course: string art states - make an outline of your state and a heart where you live (or are from), go over the outlines with pushpins, and wrap string from the center heart to the outside border.
Take their wedding invitation, cut into strips and placed in a glass ball. Give to newlywed couple for Take their wedding invitation, cut into strips and placed in a glass ball. Give to newlywed couple for their first Christmas.
you can put these on the table around your centerpieces. either use mason jars or another kind of jar. the mason jar is more rustic, using the epsom salt as snow though is a cute idea. easy and cheap too. rustic winter wedding idea - Epsom salts as snow
Homemade glue : Flour, sugar, water & white vinegar = better cheaper Mod Podge (brand of glue useful for collages and other projects where you want to stick things down or seal a surface). It's too expensive.