Decorations can help to make all the difference to the look and feel of your wedding venue. They will allow you to put your own stamp on the venue and create a beautiful space which is sure to wow friends and family. Decorating your wedding venue needn’t be a stressful task providing that you follow a few simple steps. This article provides some handy tips that will help you to decorate your wedding venue in style.
Make a Moodboard
A moodboard acts as a visual overview for your wedding. They are a great way to get your creative juices flowing and get inspired for new decoration ideas that you can use at your venue. There are two main ways that you can create a moodboard: either by using a digital moodboard photo pinning site, or by creating your own moodboard by hand. One of the best digital moodboard sites is Pinterest. Pinterest is easy to use and it is also completely free. It is also home to a selection of beautiful and creative images and ideas for wedding themes and decorations. If you are creating the moodboard by hand, then you can cut out magazine images or print out images online and then glue them onto a cardboard sheet. Creating a moodboard can be a fun task which you can complete with your friends.
Set a Theme
Once you have completed your moodboard, you will have a clearer idea for the style and theme of your wedding. A theme will help you to choose decorations which complement one another, which will create a more professional finish at your wedding. A good way to set a theme is to pick a main color and then several complementing colors. You can use a color wheel to choose the colors that work well together.
Lists will help you to see the different types of decorations that you need to hire or purchase for your big day. Some examples can include flowers, bunting, table cloths, candles, table runners, centrepieces, shrubs, lights and so on. You can even get creative and draw some sketches of how you would like your ideal table to look like.
Weddings are often extremely expensive, and sometimes the decorations can push you over your budget. However, there are several ways that you can still have the decorations you love without having to break the bank. Firstly, you can hire items rather than purchasing them. There are individuals and companies that specialize in hiring out beautiful decorations and centerpieces for weddings. You can also try creating some of the decorations yourself. There are a number of tutorials online which explain how you can create beautiful decorations at home using simple items that are available from a craft store. Try and think outside of the box when it comes to decorations and you should be able to get what you want within your budget.
Get Some Help
You will need to hire some professional help to decorate your venue on your big day. The last thing you will want to do is to be rushing around making sure that everything is in place, so instead you will have to hire someone who can do it all for you. It is worth having several meetings with the decorators so that they really understand your vision for your venue. You can also show them your vision board so that they know what you are after.
Follow the above tips and you will be well on yours too way to decorating your venue with style. Good luck.