10 Easy Ways To Level Up Your Wedding Alter

This one décor element can set the scene for the ceremony and define the entire wedding’s design theme. Get inspired with some of these beautiful alters for your wedding.

Between all the other things that you have to have planned for the big day, the wedding alters can easily get lost in thoughts and dresses, invitations, and food and end up entirely forgotten.

You can opt for a more enclosed arch for a more intimate feel or a romantic flower-filled one if you want something really ooh-la-la. Essentially your choice will set the tone for the moment of “I do’s”.

A Rose-Covered Altar

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What says wedding and nuptials, like getting married underneath a thick bush of dreamy flowers. This rose covered creates the perfect background for the begining of your new joint journey.

Something Blue

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You know the saying, “something old, something new, something borrowed , something blue, a sixpence in your shoe.” While they werent talking about wedding arches, why not?

Playing With Light

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The time of the day can also add a great effect to the ceremony. Saying your “I do’s” at a golden hour or blue hour will make for perfect moments like these. You can also make use of artificial light and candles to set the kind of mood you’re going for.

Go For A Green Aesthetic

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Let garden grandeur speak for itself. Inviting in some green to your wedding can add a gorgeous sprout of freshness and vibrance.

Better Yet, Actually Go Green

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Opt for designs that truly honor nature. Enquire with your designers on the use floral foam, which is harmful to the environment; be conscious of installations that  are compostable, whenever possible and make green more than just aesthetic.

Let Your Background Talk 

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Choose a background that already speaks to you and work with that as your starting point. You can opt for something with a grand and scenic view and let it the work.

Make Use Of Geometry

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Add a trendy frame to make you and your partner stand out from the background. The geometry trend is relevant at the moment. 

Two Of A Kind 

As a design, this can be grand and romantic. Opt for decorations that go with the rest of the color scheme and theme of the wedding for a cohesive overall look.

Up The Intimacy

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Apart from having a picture ready arch, a beautiful close-knit arch or wedding gazebo can symbolize a kind of homie comfort creating a closed yet open space. 

A Little Field In A Big Field 

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Let nature flourish. And if and open field feels to expansive, bring in a minimal frame or what would be great in this intance, would be to have sunflowers in a circular shape, framing the moment.

Written By:
Tumisang Mosito

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