A wedding is the union of two souls and a joyous occasion to celebrate. We often live under the misconception that to have a memorable wedding we need tons of cash. Yes, money is required to get things done, nevertheless, a lot can be done even with a moderate wedding budget. It all depends on your creativity and style.
Getting elaborate decorations after shelling out large sums of money is no big deal. The key is to have a beautiful, unique, memorable wedding with a moderate budget. And how do we do this? By paying attention to details and being creative!
Choose the type of ribbon you want according to the theme of the wedding, etc. You can add pretty ornaments and even some flowers to go well with the bow. Keep a lookout for discounts and purchase tulle and decorative ornaments at cheaper rates.
If the church is pretty in itself, fabric drapes will just overshadow the natural beauty of the church. So before getting the pews draped, think about the look you want on your wedding day. You don't want the church to have an overdone look. Moreover, don't forget that getting fabric draped in the church will prove quite expensive.
These wreaths can be made from flowers, wired jewels or raffia. If you have a group of friends willing to make these wreaths for you, nothing will be like it! Or else, you can simply purchase the wreaths. These wreaths give an elegant look and are easy to place and remove.
The different flowers you can use are carnations, roses, blue hydrangea, etc. Bow hangers can be used to hang these mini bouquets onto the church pews. One can also use satin ribbons to tie these mini bouquets to the pews of the church. However, make sure these bouquets do not obstruct the path of the pew. You don't want them coming in the way.
Wedding cones also make great wedding pew decorations. Depending on the type of decoration you choose, you need to look for appropriate clips that are sturdy enough to bear the weight of the pew decoration. Moreover, one can also use pew cones to hang flowers on the sides of the pew.
How to Make Wedding Pew Decorations
Although there are several wedding pew arrangements that one can carry out, here is one simple decoration idea that one can try out and use at the wedding.
- 12 inches Styrofoam cone
- Large pew holder
- Hot melt glue
- Decorative ribbon
- Pearl head straight pins
- Hyacinth stakes
Step 1 :Take the Styrofoam cone and wrap it in the fabric. Cut off excess material and secure the edges of the fabric together using the pearl head straight pins. To ensure it remains secure all throughout the wedding, before inserting the pins, dip them in glue and then insert them. This will hold them in place for hours together.
Step 2 : Use a decorative ribbon to form a nice pattern on the cone and secure it with the pearl head straight pin. The design made with the ribbon can be anything of your choice.
Step 3 : Take the large pew holder and let its foam soak enough water. Also treat it with flower food. Once this is done insert the hyacinth stakes onto the foam base and add some green foliage to enhance the look.
Step 4 : Wooden stakes are present to hold the pew holder to the Styrofoam cone. After inserting the stakes into the cone, secure the connection with hot melt glue. The wedding pew cone decoration is ready to be used.
Before getting all pumped up about the wedding pew decoration ideas, it is important to check what is permissible with your church, especially if your church has been recently renovated. Only after the guidelines are clear should you finalize anything. Remember, it's always best to go simple on the pew decorations as it will give an elegant look. Have fun!