January 21, 2010

The Great Outdoors

Leave the decorating up to nature and set up your wedding reception outdoors. While there's always the risk of rain, picking a natural location for your celebration has many benefits including beautiful scenery, cool breezes and a truly unique atmosphere.

The Great Outdoors

  • For a casual beach wedding, toss pillows on the sand for conversation seating -- Brides.com
  • Minimize the heat of the sun and set up your reception tables beneath an arbor -- Brides.com
  • Give your guests a waterview dining experience by setting up tables near the lake, river or ocean -- Brides.com
  • If the rain is a real worry, consider renting a transparent tent for protection from the elements -- The Knot