Weddings are beautiful occasions, but can be a very frustrating time when trying to plan them. Budgets are tight, and depending on the size of the wedding, very expensive. You can find very simple, elegant and inexpensive table decorations. Here are some tips for finding inexpensive table decorations that are creative, festive and cheap:
The first thing that you need to do is to decide on what colors, or perhaps a certain theme that you wedding is going to be. Most people stick to one color scheme or theme within the wedding ceremony and reception. This will give you an idea of what to start looking for.
Keep an eye out for sales just after the holidays. You can find greenery and flowers at deeply discounted prices right around the first of the year which can be quite beautiful on a table centerpiece. There is also a lot of love themed items which will sell really cheap right after Valentine’s Day.
Shop craft stores and even craft supply stores online. They will have a lot of great ideas for table decorations, and even the supplies to make them. Most major craft stores will also have a wedding section in their store. They also usually have weekly coupons for a percentage off, which you can shop weekly and use them to your advantage.
You can also ask other people who have had weddings recently if you can use some of their decorations. If they don’t mind, you can use some of their wedding centerpieces and it won’t cost you a penny. This will work even better if you two have the same theme or color scheme.
Choose inexpensive ideas such as candles and fake flower petals. These things you can buy quite inexpensively at a local craft store, and they can save you a lot of money. Check with the place of the reception to make sure that you can light the candles during the reception, as some places have certain rules.
Taking the time to make your own decorations and embellishments for you wedding can save you a lot of money. Even if you may not be as creative as you think, there is surely a friend or family member who can help you put together a beautiful centerpiece of your reception.
In conclusion, finding inexpensive table decorations for a wedding isn’t difficult. Simply follow the tips in this article and you’ll have great decorations that don’t break your wedding budget.