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The Importance Of Church Decoration For Weddings

By Brown Ezilon.com Articles Published 04/11/2010 | Marriage

The most significant concern in a church wedding is the decoration of the church itself and primarily when it comes to decorating the pews. The general festive atmosphere in the church will be achieved from a well decorated setting, which will propel the bride, bridegroom and guests into an enchanted atmosphere, something to remember for years to come.

The great advantage in decorating the pews is that you can choose from a trendy and modern theme or you may stick to a more traditional one, which ever you choose will assure a refined and romantic look to your wedding.

The first step to take is to decided the number of pews you are planning to decorate, couples usually prefer to stick to the first five or six, which are the pews reserved for the families of the bride and bridegroom. There are many possibilities and different decorative idea for the embellishment of pews. You may choose to decorate them using particular themes or traditional finishing touches; there are so many creative ideas to choose from, which can be quite affordable for a wedding budget can already be quite important.

Some original decorative ideas for an unforgettable day

You can of course choose classical and inexpensive material for the embellishment of the pews, such as tulle; this kind of decorative material is very popular and you will achieve a breathtaking effect with little expense. Candles can also be used to create a more romantic atmosphere; this is an original idea rendering a wedding even more exclusive.

Flowers are a must at weddings, for the lovely aroma they diffuse in the church and the colourful and cheerful effect they diffuse in the usually sombre churches. Think of creating colourful bouquets embellished with satin ribbons and stick to a colour theme, these bouquets can be arranged at the end of each pew.

Potted plants are also frequently used and are an economical choice, arrange these under the altar at the entrance and along the nave of the church, hurricane lamps or torches can also be placed along the pews will transform the setting in a truly unique one.

To create an elegant setting stick to the classic bows and fabric drapes or for a cheerier atmosphere add colourful balloons, it will give your weeding a festive mood. For a finishing touch attach pretty baskets at the end of the pews filled with petals, at the end of the ceremony guests can delve into these and throw them over the married couple as they leave the church.