There’s always something special about weddings. Whether you are a guest, a relative, or an organizer, the thrilling feeling of witnessing two people bind into one is always present. Besides witnessing those unforgettable moments, one of the things that bring us the awesome feeling during this event is the decorations and the venue. The combination of awesome venues and wonderful decors creates an additional ambiance that can touch the hearts of everyone at the wedding.
The good news is that achieving breathtaking outdoor Colorado mountain wedding venues does not have to be very expensive. With so many popular do-it-yourself (DIY) tips around, there will be a bright DIY idea for your upcoming outdoor wedding . Here are some ideas to help you get started.
Choose a naturally beautiful venue.
The innate beauty of beaches, gardens, and mountains just needs minimal touches to make it set for outdoor weddings. Some of the decorations that can be used are also present in the locations! For instance, hay bales will bring additional romantic and rustic theme in farm settings. The flowers in the garden especially in springs can produce a naturally breathtaking view too.
Set a focal point.
A focal point refers to be the overall frame in the area. Some options can be arches and gazebos. Check the venue coordinator if this can be provided, or if not, you can buy or rent. Better yet, if you are a carpenter or handyman or you know someone who can do a customized arc, then you can consider making one.
Hang some Christmas lights.
Who says Christmas lights can only be used every Christmas? Nowadays, these awesome lights can be a perfect tool to achieve an awesome wedding! This is best to hang up if you are getting married in the evening. Also, you can put some of these lights on your arches. If the location will be with trees, you can put some of these there too!
Consider additional lightings.
If Christmas lights are not enough, put some additional lighting like luminaries, lanterns, and torches. You can ask your event stylist what is best to put on depending on your preferred venue. Also, consider if there are younger guests to expect to avoid accidents.
Mow the lawn.
Planning to say “I do” in the garden? Then it’s time to maintain the garden as early as possible and one thing to do this is to mow the lawn regularly. If the backyard is kept up always neat, it creates a better view on your wedding day. You can also plan what flowers and plants you want to highlight on your special day, and have it planted earlier. This can save you from buying natural and artificial flowers to be used on this day.
Blow some bubbles.
This may sound childish, but bubbles can surely create a marvelous and elegant ambiance on your wedding day. Use a bubble machine to achieve this, but be sure that an expert on this should control it. Moreover, make sure that the machine is out of sight, not noisy, and the bubbles are not coming very slowly or quickly.
Awesome Rustic Seating!
If you plan to throw a rustic outdoor wedding this summer, then it is imperative to make sure that the tables and the seating perfectly match the overall theme of your party – and there is certainly no better way to do that than by using some old pallets! Pallets are great to have around, as they are very durable, compact, lightweight and fairly easy to manipulate, not to mention that you can easily turn them into outstanding pieces of furniture for outdoor use. In this case, you can easily stack a few different pallets one on top of each other and then simply use them as rustic seating for your outdoor wedding. Here is a tutorial that will not only teach you how it is done, but it will also show you!
Amazing Barn Wedding On A Budget!
What makes this particular tutorial radically different from all of the other tutorials and projects mentioned above is that while the other tutorials focused on one piece of decoration at a time, this is actually your complete, all-round guide to creating your own decorations for your outdoor wedding, all by yourself! If you are running low on inspiration and you also have a very tight budget at your disposal, then this awesome barn-style outdoor wedding decoration will save the day! Not only will you learn how easy it is to use old silver buckets as flower pots, but you will also learn how to effortlessly and cheaply decorate your tables and your chairs, so that all of your guests will feel comfortable!