Updated: Mar 2
Are you thinking of something different and alternative for your wedding day? At The Little Event Hire Co. we might have the answer for you. There are so many ways to incorporate alternative elements into your wedding. Whether it is your invites, ceremony, venue, flowers, décor even food there are endless possibilities.
Couples now more than ever are wanting something different, they are gearing towards the great outdoors, tipi styled marquee,food carts and whimsical décor touches that aren't the norm to your traditional wedding. Recent trends are showing that brides and grooms are opting for the alternative. We are starting to see couples now wanting to show their personalities to reflect throughout their day, and traditional weddings rules are being put to one side with couples doing it their way. Planning a wedding is a very exciting time, especially when it comes to looking for inspiration. Pinterest and Instagram are great places to look for this and the latest wedding trends. Styling and décor plays a huge part in creating that alternative vibe, from bohemian to industrial chic trends there is a lot to choose from.
Some of the most favorable alternative styles at the moment is boho vibes weddings. We're talking flowing bohemian styled dresses, wildflower florals, pampas grass and Moroccan authentic touches. There are endless possibilities when it comes to a bohemian inspired wedding. Most popular pieces for this inspired trend are ; peacock wicker chairs and macrame. Peacock wicker chairs are a stunning statement piece that are beautifully crafted. Dressed with florals these chairs can be used as part of a prop display and mostly popularly used as bride and groom chairs. They add something different to a wedding day, whilst still giving a wow factor. Macrame is another piece that can be very versatile, can be used as an arch, pew ends, chair backs and even a hanging cake stand! It is a must have for your boho inspired wedding and looks phenomenal on the day, creating a beautiful addition to photographs.
Another alternative trend that is making it’s way back is industrial chic. It can sound a bit out there, but there are some gorgeous ideas that will definitely steal your heart. Industrial chic is known for it's contemporary and minimalist look. This style creates a modern vibe with city life feels. From clean and contemporary stationery, geometric shapes, copper arches and even neon lights! There is so much to be incorporated into this trend.
Copper arches has become very popular, with it minimalist look and rose gold colour, couple just love it. Paired with simple florals it is a match made in heaven. A new feature item in this style are neon signs. People are going crazy for them in recent times and they are popping up everywhere on pinterest. It adds a serious wow factor to your venue and wedding space. From backdrops to welcome signs, they are perfect for adding a bit of edge to your industrial wedding.
If styling and décor don't fully hit the mark for your ultimate alternative wedding, not to worry. At The Little Event Hire Co. we are launching an amazing new service for bookings for 2021! From the inspirations of other countries the Pop Up Ceremonies was born, now you can have your wedding ceremony where ever you like in Ireland. From beaches to whimsical Woodlands, the sky is your limit! Providing everything you need from styling and décor to seating for you and your wedding party. The ultimate alternative wedding ceremony, for the alternative wedding couple.
At The Little Event Hire Co. we inspire to be different. Nothing is more important to us than creating a magical setting for your wedding day. Whatever your style, it is your wedding , your rules and for your alternative wedding, you now have so many options.