Metallic wedding decorations are the hot trend this year. You can easily incorporate the modern trend of metallic touches in the wedding in an elegant way.
There is no need for the wedding trend of metallic to take over your wedding. Instead, use these tips for incorporating the hot trend of metallic in the wedding decorations and get the look you won’t mind seeing ten years down the road in the photos!
1. Metallic Centerpiece Ideas
For an elegant twist on the metallic trends in weddings why not opt for a metallic vase to accent your flowers. You can create your own metallic vases in any shade you want or buy them pre-made.
For a quick touch of metal look for antique gold spray paint. Copper, silver, and any metallic is fine to work with. Be sure to choose a color that will complement the colors in your floral arrangement. Spray painting wine bottles (as shown above) and using them as vases is quite popular and definitely unique when as wedding centerpieces.
If the thought of a metallic gold vase sends you into a state of frenzy, then opt for a little less metallic. You can use gold or silver flat-backed jewels to add a small detail to the glass vase. Be sure to accent areas where the jewelry and beads will fit easily. They can be glued on ahead of time with epoxy glue.
At the end of the wedding celebration, you can let the helpers, such as the host and hostess, table servers, cake cutter, punch server, and the like, each take home a centerpiece as a gift of your appreciation for helping. The helpers will be grateful and think of you each time they look at the beautiful centerpiece in their home.
2. Metallic Napkins
One of the most fun ways to create a pop of metallic color at your wedding is to use metallic-colored napkins. Look for silver or gold for a summer or spring touch for this wedding trend. If you are getting married in the fall, copper is the hot metallic for weddings.
Again, choose the color that is most appropriate for your wedding. If no metallic seems quite right, then use a metallic pearly white. You could also use white napkins with metallic accents for just a touch of this wedding trend.
3. Metallic Tablecloths
Finally, for an elegant touch on the tablecloth, use a metallic base tablecloth. Many times the tablecloths are layered in a wedding reception to keep it clean and crisp you want to use white accent table clothes on top. The tables can be draped in gold or silver metallic tablecloths to hide the folding tables.
For a fun twist on this hot wedding trend, try using a metallic version of your favorite color. Look for your wedding colors in a shiny soft material with a sheen. You can accent it with gold, silver, or copper touches and details.
4. Metallic Balloons
Balloon backdrops and balloon walls for staging photographs are very popular right now for weddings and events, and using metallic balloons makes the decoration look more luxurious and expensive.
Balloon arrangements can also be used for table centerpiece decorations, but if using helium, you need to allow more time closer to the event to fill the balloons. Check out these balloon decoration ideas for all budgets.