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Whether you're having an outdoor celebration or indoor party, a pretty canopy instantly transforms your venue.
Turn balloons from childrens' party essentials to wedding-worthy accents! Instead of the regular-sized ones, consider big, circular ones for a more grown up appeal. Ombre tassels pretty the look up. Image: @latavolalinen/Instagram These intricately patterned napkins do more than just dress up your place setting - string them up and they make for fabulous ceiling decor too! See also: 8 things to do with your leftover wedding items Image: @latavolalinen/Instagram You'll look enchanting gliding up the aisle under these captivating twinkling lights. Image: @merryloveweddings/Instagram Rich purple blooms lend decadence. Crystal add extra sparkle. See also: 5 dreamy ways to use petals for a romantic and fairytale-like wedding Image: @bloomboxdesigns/Instagram Photography: @janawilliamsphoto/Instagram Colourful lanterns bring festive cheer to this garden-inspired luncheon. What we really love? The whimsical umbrellas and waterign cans suspended above the tables. Image: @revelryeventdesign/Instagram Your first dance will feel all the more magical under the night sky, and glowing lanterns interpersed with fairy lights. See also: Chic and charming: 14 ways lanterns add pretty colour and light to your wedding Image: @bloomboxdesigns/Instagram Planning: @detailssamantha/Instagram Photographer: @johnandjoseph/Instagram Venue: @monarchbresort/Instagram Think lightbulbs deocr and a gritty industrial feel comes to mind. Who knew they could look so pretty? Go for lightbulbs with screw threads in white rather than black for a feminine, charming vibe. See also: Budget tips! 10 home items you can use as wedding decor Image: @josevilla/Instagram Planning and design: @lauriearons An eclectic mix of glass terrariums, bird cages and lush foliage give a mysterious, enchanting secret garden feel. See also: Wishing trees to glass jars: The prettiest alternatives to your guest book! Image: @bloomboxdesigns/Instagram Photography: @jessicaclaire Planner: @detailsmichelle Specialty rentals: @revelryeventdesign Illumination: @gblighting Rentals: @palacepartyrental Stefy Kronemeyer & Michael Prentiss tied the knot with an alfresco setting with a canopy of star-shaped lanterns and illuminated candles. Planning: Easton Events Photography: Eric Kelly This image was published in Female Brides Lookbook Issue 13.