The autumn season provides such a brilliant choice of rich hues and fascinating options that it makes it fun to plan a wedding for. You can pick to make your decor as formal and elegant, or as casual as you wish, using nature and all its beauty.
The time to plan for your fall wedding decorations is now and these ideas will give you a great start.
The decorations your guests will see first are the way in doors to your ceremony location. Why not start at the way in doors by placing dried cornstalks made in to stalks on each side of the door? Hang wreaths that match the fall flowers you are using throughout the marriage on the doors themselves.
For the Entryway
A cream tablecloth or in your accent color can cover your visitor book and program table. A fall designed pen and matching visitor book will make an elegant statement and put the programs in a woven basket and tie with a bow or raffia to continue your fall wedding theme.
Inside the Church/Ceremony Location
The altar arrangements can also feature fall foliage. Mix the colors of fall leaves with flowers, pinecones, acorns, berries and dried wheat for a stunning and one-of-a-kind look.
To decorate the aisle pews, follow through with mini-wreaths that match the wreaths on the doors. You might also use a glittery maple leaf that you have centered in a tuft of fall colored organza to match your theme colors.
Using candelabras at the church altar will give a soft glow that complements these colors.
For the Reception
The marriage reception venue may help to decide how much and what kind of decorating you will require to do. For example, a countryside wedding or a rustic barn provides its own lovely backdrop.
In case you are using a ballroom in a lovely hotel then the drapes and other decor will certainly require much more decorating to transform it in to your fall theme wedding site. For your table linens you have choices of cream, mocha, a chocolate, or ivory as a great beginning base. To that, add a fall table runner and scatter fall colored silk flowers on the cloth.
Chairs look terrific covered by burlap sacks and tied with raffia at an casual setting. If the marriage is more formal, tie with ribbon in of your main theme colors.
Here are some great fall wedding centerpiece ideas:
one. Pick up miniature pumpkins, gourds, Indian corn & arrange them in an beautiful copper or bronze bucket or in a basket.
two. Place fruits such as apples, oranges, lemons, & other non-perishables in bowls or baskets & put some nuts in their shells amongst them.
three. Cranberries are a bright addition arranged in a basket or clear bowl for a basically & affordable centerpiece on a dark cloth.
four. Buy candles in leaf shapes & float in a fish bowl placed on a mirror so it will reflect the beautiful glow of the candles.
five. Scatter fall leaves, gourds, little pumpkins, acorn & other fall foliage than a centerpiece in the middle or down the middle of table.
These are but some of the lots of things you might do for your fall wedding centerpieces, so use your imagination & have fun.
For the Head & Cake Tables
Another option is to swag a lighted fall garland which would be lovely if you are having a night wedding.
On to the head table & the special decorations for your special table… A garland of fall flowers & foliage strung across the front of the table with simple sunflower baskets arranged at each finish of the table is a lovely backdrop for pics.
The marriage cake table is a focus of the reception & ought to be decorated keeping that in mind. Scatter twigs, little branches, nuts, pinecones, acorns & fall leaves on top of the table. Swag a fall garland around the table for a finish.