Photo Courtesy of: Pink Parasol Designs and Coordinating
There will ALWAYS be tears (happy and sad) at a wedding. Whether we are witnessing a father walk down his eldest daughter down the aisle, listening to a couple recite handwritten vows, dancing along to a surprise performance by the maid of honor, or yes, even drooling over the entire ambiance of the venue, our Decor Editor has rounded up a series of sences so stunning they actually choked us up a bit. Beware: grab the tissues now!
Photo courtesy of: STEMS Floral Design
As the focal point of your decor, your centerpieces heavily influence the overall look of your wedding reception. So make them count! Go with towering glass cylinders, soaring ceramic vases, or grand candelabras with your floral arrangements for an instant dose of drama and elegance. Check out our gallery of some favorite tall centerpieces for inspiration!
As this year’s wedding season winds down, we’re finding ourselves looking ahead to what’s in store for 2014. We always keep our eyes open for the next big thing, and sifting through gorgeous photos of real weddings day after day has given us some great insight on what’s to come. This week, we’ll be sharing some of the emerging wedding trends we can expect to see a lot more of in 2014. Let’s start off with a look at what’s hot in wedding decor!
Mix and Match – We’re seeing event stylists move away from the matchy-matchy, uniform style in favor of a much more eclectic decor scheme. Mixing elements of contrasting styles creates a look that’s fresh and truly unique. You might pairing sleek white lounge furniture with side tables made of stacked vintage suitcases, for example, or rustic wooden tables paired with modern ghost chairs.
Photo: The Nichols Studio.
Whether it’s putting a fresh spin on the little details or incorporating bold statement pieces, putting a little extra thought and creativity into your wedding decor will go a long way in making your special day yours. Here are our top ten unique ideas to inspire your wedding decor:
1. Outdoor Ceremony Entrance
Photos: Taylor Lord
Decorate your day with fun posters or signs! Whether it’s one word like “Eat” next to the buffet set up, or a full phrase from your favorite song or movie, this is a fun way to personalize your wedding!
Smile Sign: rollandtumblepress | Love Sign: lot9press | Kissing Booth Sign: rollandtumblepress | You Are All I Need Sign: rollandtumblepress |Eat Sign: rollandtumblepress | Oh How I Love Thee Sign: thebigharumph | I’m So Glad Sign: tenderbeasts