Fabulous Fern Wedding Ideas You’ll Fall For

If you’re anything like us and always keeping up-to-date with the latest wedding trends, you’ll know that greenery has recently hit the radar. To embrace Pantone’s Colour of the Year, we’re sharing our favourite fern wedding ideas. Ferns can be used throughout your wedding day, from your stationery to taking centre stage as your table decor. Ferns can also be used to create a rustic woodland wedding theme, or a minimalist and botanical vibe. It’s all about how you can incorporate them into your day. Discover our fabulous fern wedding ideas…

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Fabulous Fern Wedding Ideas

We’ll start things off with the most important outfit of the day: the bridal look. While a few pieces of emerald green jewellery will add a pop of colour to your aisle style, we adore the thought of rocking a fern flower crown.

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For an unusual and beautifully wild wedding bouquet, consider using a variety of different ferns. The larger the leaf, the better! This simple bouquet will look truly stunning, and it’s a fab alternative to using flowers.

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Let’s not forget about the groom. While he may not be feeling bold enough to don a green wedding suit, he can easily use ferns in his buttonhole.

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We’re huge fans of creative ceremony backdrops here at The Wedding of my Dreams, and ferns lend themselves wonderfully to this! It’ll make saying ‘I Do’ even more special and it just adds a dash of personality to your wedding venue.

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Speaking of wedding venue decor, let’s talk about how to dress your reception. Colourful balloons always look super pretty, but clear balloons filled with ferns look ultra-stylish. This modern look can be used at the entrance of your wedding venue or simply dotted around your reception area. Plus, they make for fab props in your wedding photographs.

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Ferns have huge impact at weddings as they’re so simple yet can be used incredibly effectively. Place a single fern leaf in a vase or tie them around jars of candles. They look particularly striking paired with an elegant white colour scheme which will create a botanical paradise wedding theme.

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Show your wedding guests to their seats in style with a greenery-inspired table plan. Simply attach your seating plan and a variety of different fern leafs to a board.

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Ferns make utterly fabulous chair covers for your wedding reception. You could create an extravagant fern arrangement for the bride and groom chairs, while creating smaller version for the guests’ chairs.

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Long wooden trestle tables lend themselves beautifully to fern garlands. The combination of greenery and rustic wood looks heavenly together, and it’s perfect if you are looking for natural wedding tables. When it comes to fern wedding ideas, there are so many different types of fern to choose from that you could create a wild and overgrown garland.

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For those with round wedding tables, ferns in all different sizes will look wonderful placed in clear vases. You could work in a few antique gold candlesticks for a warm glow, but you won’t need to do too much in terms of table decor as ferns have so much impact.

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A single fern tucked inside a napkin or placed on your menu will create beautiful place settings for your wedding guests. You could perhaps tie your cutlery with a silk green ribbon for another dash of greenery. The contrast of ferns against crisp white plates, napkins and table cloths will look modern and stylish.

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Forget using flowers on wedding cakes, 2017 is all about using fern cake toppers! Plus, we adore hand-painted wedding cakes and simple watercolour icing in a fern motif will look utterly delicious.

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Ferns are a modern and refreshing option for your wedding theme. The perfect choice for a Spring wedding, they create a number of different themes that can fit in with any style of wedding. There are so many fern wedding ideas out there to help you pull off this fabulous theme.

White And Gold Hanging Vases For Weddings

This week our wedding decorations of the week are our white and gold hanging vases for weddings. These hanging vases can look so lovely hanging in groupings at your wedding venue. If you have beams or poles in place at your venue or in your marquee these will be easy to hang. Alternatively hang these vases outside, from archways and pergolas in the garden or from branches of trees.

For more hanging vase inspiration why not read our post ‘Beautiful Hanging Vases For Summer Weddings’.

The vases could be used for flowers or tea lights. If you don’t want to hang the vases they also look great sat on tables. Whether you use them as part of your wedding centrepiece with the large matching white and gold vases or they could be used as accent decorations on your guest table, gift table or in the bar.

 White And Gold Hanging Vases For Weddings

Elegant white and gold hanging vases tea lights available from @theweddingomd

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  • These white and gold striped vases or tea light holders will look so elegant at your wedding.
  • They can suit an elegant winter or autumn wedding if you are including warm rich colours but can look equally fitting at a spring and summer wedding.
  • The votives have a metal handle so could be hung around your venue.
  • This white and gold tea light holder measures 9cm high and 8cm diameter. Made from glass.
  • Please note: do not wash with detergent or use flower food as it may erode the colouring.
  • Price: £6 each
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15 Creative Wedding Cake Table Backdrops

Do you want to make your wedding cake stand out? Then a show-stopping backdrop will effortlessly make it the focal point your wedding reception. From carnival-inspired garlands to industrial installations, take a look at our favourite ideas for wedding cake table backdrops.

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15 Creative Wedding Cake Table Backdrops

We thought we’d start by incorporating one of the most anticipated wedding trends of 2017 – greenery. Wreaths adorned with wild greenery and foliage look striking hung behind your wedding cake. They’re also a wonderful choice if you love the thought of a botanical wedding theme. A job for your wedding florist, they can be hung from a wooden frame.

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If you adore the thought of using greenery as part of your table backdrop, but want something a little more romantic, consider creating a cute heart-shaped garland instead. This will look super sweet behind your cake or dessert table, particularly if you’re planning a Valentine’s Day wedding. You could also create mini versions for your chair covers or favours.

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We couldn’t resist including this striking design as part of our favourite wedding cake table backdrops. The perfect frame to flaunt your cake, this backdrop will certainly make a statement at your reception. You could be really creative with your theme, and use this motif as part of your wedding stationery too.

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The stylish combination of the acrylic furniture and colourful geometric patterns looks incredible. Geometric wedding cake table backdrops are a fab fit for a city wedding in a vast loft or warehouse space. They’ll add a pop of colour to even the humblest of venues, and who doesn’t adore a colourful wedding?

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For a completely unique wedding cake table backdrop, consider using a black chalkboard. If you’re particularly talented when it comes to drawing, you could design a personalised backdrop for your cake. You could write your initials, the date of your wedding or your favourite quote.

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Hanging installations are becoming extremely popular when it comes to alternative table centrepieces, but why not use them as part of your table backdrop too? Metallic geometric vases hung behind your wedding cake will look modern and stylish. Team with a golden or copper wedding cake and a metallic sequin table runner.

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If you love the thought of creating a unique and unusual backdrop for your wedding cake, why not go for something completely different to the norm? You could display your cake on a vintage stool or an antique armchair. It’s something your guests won’t have seen before! Surround it with a variety of lanterns and little trinkets for an extra special touch.

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You may have seen our blog post about 10 ways you can incorporate moss into your wedding, but we love the thought of using it as inspiration for your backdrop. A board adorned with dried moss is a fabulous choice if you’re dreaming of a woodland wedding. Coordinate the theme by using moss table runners throughout your reception tables.

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Shutters make gorgeous pieces of decor for your wedding venue, and they can easily be used as part of your cake table backdrop too. Pair them with a vintage dresser or desk to display your wedding cake. This style of table backdrop would lend itself beautifully to a country garden affair, what do you think?

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Hand-painted backdrops are often used throughout wedding ceremonies and they look incredibly effective. Take this trend to your reception, and use it as your cake table backdrop. A personalised backdrop using delicate watercolour paints will look stunning, and it can really set the scene for your special day.

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Dreaming of a beach wedding? We’re seeing couples spending their wedding day celebrating with their toes in the sand and the fresh sea air – sounds like heaven! A driftwood-inspired table backdrop is the perfect fit for a seaside wedding theme.

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Backdrops made out of pretty flowers and forest leaves always look incredible, and they can be a simple DIY task for a creative bride and groom. You’ll simply need some small wooden pegs, a roll of twine and a handful of gorgeous blooms.

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If you have a romantic quote or saying that you’re particularly fond of, why not use it as inspiration for your wedding cake table backdrop? Ask a calligrapher to write it onto a blank canvas adorned with your wedding flowers and it’ll look beautiful.

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Our gold CAKE balloons are the perfect addition to any wedding venue, and they’ll definitely make your wedding cake stand out at your reception. From a glamorous golden affair to a pretty blush colour scheme, they’ll look divine as a wedding cake table backdrop.

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Couples often don’t realise the impact their wedding cake table backdrops can have on their wedding reception. It’s a chance for brides and grooms to get creative while reflecting their personality, theme and wedding style. How utterly gorgeous are our 15 favourite ideas for wedding cake table backdrops?

 

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Mint Green Birdcage Hanging Wedding Decoration

This week our wedding decoration of the week is our mint green birdcage, this birdcage could be used as a wedding centrepiece or table decoration but also has a ring in the top allowing it to be used as a hanging decoration too. For a centrepiece the pretty birdcage could be placed in the centre of your guests tables with a simple tea light in the glass tea light holder, or ask your florist to add a floral touch. You could have flowers around the base or entwined through the metal.

Mint Green Birdcage Hanging Wedding Decoration

Mint green hanging birdcage available from @theweddingomd

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  • The birdcage is made from metal with a distressed mint green / verdigris finish.
  • Within the birdcage is a hanging glass votive, just the right size to hold a 4 hour tea light, or could be used as a tiny vase.
  • The birdcage measures 25cm tall x 13cm diameter.
  • Price: £14
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Chunky Bronze Bottles Wedding Centrepieces

This week our wedding decorations of the week are our chunky bronze bottles for wedding centrepieces. These bronze bottles are the perfect addition to your wedding tables, mix in with some of our other chunky bronze vases to create a larger wow factor display in the centre of your tables. Or for a rustic glam look how about one of these bronze bottles with some bronze bud vases and tea light holders on a tree slice?

Chunky Bronze Bottles Wedding Centrepieces

Chunky bronze bottle vase available from @theweddingomd

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  • These chunky bronze bottles make lovely vases. Use them for your wedding centrepieces. Group a couple of the bottles together to create a grouping, add in gold candle sticks or place them on a tree slice.
  • These bronze bottle vases can also look lovely as extra vases scattered around your venue. Add them to your guest book table, gift table or near your table plan for an extra floral touch.
  • The great news is they only need a couple of stems and even look great just with foliage so can help keep your flower budget down.
  • The bottles measure 19cm x 8cm
  • Price: £10
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