Greenery Elements to add to your Wedding Decor

Flowers have been essential wedding decor since probably the beginning of time, but greenery has been stealing the show lately! It’s gone from being a “filler” to the main event, with some brides opting for no flowers at all. Whether it’s an all foliage look or with pops of flowers thrown in, greenery is versatile enough to work with any wedding style.

Here are some ways to incorporate greenery that will wow your guests:

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Centerpieces are the easiest way to incorporate greenery into your decor. It can be a great way to add volume and drama to an arrangement without the price tag. Greenery balances out bigger blooms so arrangements are natural, not stuffy.
Photo credit: Bowtie and Belle Photography

 

Kim Box Photography

Using vines as table tie backs is a small detail with a huge impact that is both modern and romantic.
Photo credit: Kim Box Photography

 

fern-backdrop

Nothing makes a statement like a bold backdrop. Instead of a flower wall, go for lush greenery like the fern wall here. You can keep it natural sans text or add a quote, your names, or a hashtag to up the wow factor. Fair warning, the instagram-able coolness of your greenery backdrop might be a more popular spot than the dance floor!
Photo credit: Debbie Lourens

 

Amelia Johnson | Snippet & Ink

Signage has become a must at weddings – whether it’s chalkboard, wooden, or mirror every couple seems to have a message to display to their guests. Add some new life to this trend by draping garland over the top and it will be sure to catch everyone’s eye.
Photo credit: Amelia Johnson

 

greenery table numbers

Who said greenery had to be real? Bring elements into your decor like these watercolor table numbers, place cards, and menus. Shop these on etsy from HappyLifePrintables 

 

How are you planning to use greenery in your wedding?

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