A backyard wedding opens up endless possibilities to customize your wedding. This simple affair held in the privacy of one’s yard is nothing but charming, personal and uniquely you. Whether you are going for a rustic theme, or an elegant feel, the key to nailing backyard elements is to simply play it up as you like. Turn your surroundings into a creative playground! Check out these ideas for more inspiration.
Set up wedding signs to welcome your guests. This sign embodies a mixture of classy and old-world elements.
Hang escort cards on your iron gate and then decorate it with garlands and pretty flowers!
Your home could be part of a lovely ceremony view.
For a very intimate wedding, go big by using garden flowers and turn your dining table into a lovely floral landscape.
Having your wedding in your backyard lets you utilise your home and garden inventories. Show off your vases, flower pots and glass jars to add a little more of a personal touch.
Incorporate beautiful writings into your wedding. Choose an old oak tree (if you have) or any full grown tree to get married under. This backdrop adds an artistic flair to your wedding at home.
Alternatively, hang linens or drapings around a tree for a sweeping romantic look.
Beer on the go? Who needs a bar when you have an old wheelbarrow to hold your beer?
A buffet is casual and laid-back, just like your backyard. Serve comfort food to guests and have them come back for more.
Additionally, hire a caterer who can help set up a chef’s station serving ribs, chicken, etc. fresh from the grill.
A backyard wedding in an orchard can never be more adorable with fruits freshly picked from the trees. Show off your produce (or let guests bring them home as favors) throughout the wedding.
Pop-up Food Station
Just like a chef’s station, a pop-up food station is a fun addition to your backyard wedding. Have you considered food trucks?
Beautiful twinkling lights will cast your backyard affair in a romantic glow.
Incorporate your backyard with lanterns for a soft and romantic glow.
A swing adds more cuteness to your backyard wedding! Perfect for a photo op and a places for your guests to relax.
Spruce up your backyard with a balloon affair.
Set up snacks table of your choice and your guests will thank you for fulfilling their sweets cravings.
No backyard wedding would be complete without a rustic drinks stable set up.
If you prefer to have someone to manage your bar set up one with a DIY cabinet or simply rent one from your party rental shop.
A fun-filled backyard affair calls for lawn games to keep your guests (especially the little ones) entertained.
Set up a whimsical outdoor photobooth by using your rugs, throw pillows and DIY paper flowers.
Set up comfy sofas and coffee tables for your guests to lounge in during cocktail hour.
A spacious backyard wedding calls for a dancefloor.
And not forgetting, bring in a live band to your home as well!
The rest of your house wants to be pretty too!
Set up a tent or canopy for your reception area.
And have them beautifully decorated!
Take out your photos from inside your home and tastefully display them to your guests!