Greenery- a classic shade between green and yellow, rather bold and light, zesty and almost neon! Without saying anything more we all know that greenery is nature’s neutral! From cascading eucalyptus and ivy embellishments to wreaths of myrtle and a stylish swag of fern, foliage is surely a new flower. Greenery not only transforms the plain and subtle to lavish and lush, but it surely gets easy on pockets of couples when compared to the usual floral settings!
If you are planning to bring in the botanical look to your wedding day decor, you need not stress about anything. You don’t need to host a garden affair or a woodland wonderland to bring greenery to your celebration. You can simply have a backyard wedding and incorporate all the greenery elements into your wedding day setting without any fuss as they look beautiful with any wedding theme!
We surely have seen our fair share of bold purple weddings and even those weddings with a soft palette of blush, gold, and ivory (Indian cricket team captain- Virat Kholi and Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma’s wedding was full of a soft palette of blush); although there is one color that is vastly underrated when it comes to the wedding theme, and that is green! No wonder green weddings are slowly coming in trend as greenery is truly the gift that keeps on giving it! Greenery weddings are getting immensely popular and fashionable these days! It is surely a wonderful alternative to flowers that will give your wedding a lush and glorious look! There are endless ways for you to add greenery to your wedding day. From bouquets and centerpieces to hair accents, garlands, and even wedding stationery, greenery is everywhere right now (and we promise it's here to stay for the long haul). So, if you are looking for more inspirations and ideas, read on this blog to get the full scope of greenery as wedding decor in 2021! Enjoy!
When it’s about greenery as wedding decor, the first thing a soon-to-be-married couple should choose is green wedding invitations. Floral and botanical designs have surely taken the wedding stationery industry with rage and have been trending for a very long time. Though for all the couples who have this incredible and eternal love for green, greenery is the latest and most trending of the popular motifs, regardless of what wedding theme, style, or season they are choosing to exchange their wedding vows! No matter whether you are going for a bohemian, classic, rustic, tropical, modern, or a classic combination of all of the above, greenery motifs are surely versatile and thus have enough blending potential to match them all in an elegant style making a statement for a wedding.
We know your wedding day is all about you and the love you both share with each other. So why not to make each and every element of your wedding day resonate with your unique and romantic love story. Bring the classic and timeless elements to your charming greenery wedding invitations by adding an elegant wedding monogram! All your wedding guests will surely love the idea of monogrammed wedding invites. As there is no better and unique way to showcase your union on the special day and your new life together!
Putting your initials on greenery wedding invites is surely a superb idea but how about painting them with some shades of green? Set the romantic and nature-inspired tone for a romantic island-inspired wedding by sending all your wedding guests the wedding invitations adorned with a watercolor palm leaf pattern! It’s more of a DIY style which our modern-day romantic brides are choosing to add more of a personalized vibe to their wedding invites! A pro tip- cute palm leaves on your wedding invitations will undoubtedly make all your wedding guests gushing over it!
When you have chosen greenery as your wedding decor there are endless possibilities that you and your darling together can work upon and make it stunning for all your wedding guests to witness! Take your greenery wedding invitation trend to a next level just by adding some fresh or dried greenery to all the wedding invites. All you need to do is just secure the piece of greenery with a piece of ribbon or you can also add it directly to a wax seal to make it look like a royal stamp of greenery! Apart from adding them to your wedding invitations, you can use some dried greenery to add some rustic and boho vibe to your floral wedding crown!
There is no better way than adding a bucket full of greenery to your wedding setting other than in your bridal bouquets! The greenery wedding bouquet is in trend these days. Our 21-st century glam brides are following this trend like anything. The actual greenery wedding bouquet started out as a way to accent lovely fresh flowers, but in today’s time, greenery is the star of the show for many brides and florists! The main reason for this change is that the majority of brides these days are going for more of a green wedding theme and style. It’s your wedding day, you are the queen, so you can choose whatever you want for your big day without any second thought. Talking about greenery wedding bouquets, you can ask your florist to make your wedding bouquet entirely of greenery or both with some color variation, you can ask them to add some flowers. These kinds of wedding bouquets are a huge trend for bohemian and laid-back styles. Leafy eucalyptus, monstera leaves, and olive branches are some of the most popular options that you can choose for your trending greenery bridal bouquet.
You can also choose to add assorted eucalyptus or some romantic and fresh white flowers to have a statement-making greenery wedding bouquet for your big day! When it comes to eucalyptus, there are various varieties that even we are not aware of! Though the most popular varieties include silver dollar (the floppy, round leaves), seeded, and baby blue eucalyptus (the rigid, stacked branches). For your unique and extraordinary wedding bouquet, you can mix a variety of eucalyptus together to create a textured greenery bouquet that will elevate your bridal look. Or you can be a bit experimental and break up all the green bouquets simply by adding some white or ivory flowers along with other pale green accents such as hops, thistle, or amaranthus!
If by any chance you are planning a destination wedding on a beach, then trust us the options that are available are super-duper trendy and enchanting! You have a vast variety of tropical greenery including monstera leaves, palm fronds, ferns, philodendrons, and banana leaves to choose from.
Apart from wedding invites and wedding bouquets, there are endless possibilities when it comes to decorating with greenery for your big day. Whether you want to grab your wedding guests’ attention by creating an enchanting wedding ceremony backdrop or want some signage to adorn the setting or want something to hang from the ceiling, your options are wide! So, check out what we have in store so that you can take some ideas and inspirations to add greenery to your wedding decor!
Venue Doors are another blank canvas that requires much attention from brides. There are millions of ways to decorate the doors of your remarkable wedding venue keeping the theme of greenery in your mind. From boxwood branches to magnolia leaves, fresh greenery wreaths always feel welcoming and inviting! So, wear your creative hat and use them to deck out the doors of your wedding venue and make it extraordinary. You can simply hang them on either side of the entrance to a reception tent or take some help from your wedding decorator to put them artistically on the doors to make it look unique and marvelous!
Why not incorporate some greenery in your bridal look. From head to toe, there are endless ways to add greenery to your wedding look. You can either add some greenery to your floral crown or some in your wedding hairstyle! A perfect hairdo with some lovely roses, white flowers, and greenery will make you rock your entire bridal look! You can go for an intricate braided hairstyle or can leave loose waves complementing the greenery in your hair and your elegant wedding dress!
Whether you are planning to exchange your adorable and romantic wedding vows in a barn or in a ballroom, a halo of greenery elegantly suspended above your reception table or at the entrance of the gate will not only make a stunning and remarkable decorative statement but will also make all your wedding guests fall head over heels in love with the setting! Think of the moment when you will walk down the aisle all dolled up for your big moment, while a halo of greenery is just hanging over your head just like the mistletoe to bring you all the good luck towards the love of your life to share your grand ‘I do’ moment. For your vows exchange moment you can embellish the backdrop with some pastel flowers in carnation pink along with some white flowers to highlight the greenery that will undoubtedly make your wedding guests feel like they are in some panoramic garden!
If you are planning a greenery inspired wedding, we are pretty sure that you do want to have greeneries on your aisle but not over the top, then in that case you can ask your florist to work with little blooming bushes and the vine to create an arch that seems like crawling on walls! Trust us this kind of setting on the back against which you will be exchanging your wedding vows will unquestionably set the alluring natural garden mood for your memorable ‘I do’ moment!
No wonder the royal wedding of 2011 still left our modern-day brides inspiring and gushing! Those live trees in Kate Middleton’s wedding showed everyone that she was definitely onto something with this inclusion of live trees during her wedding ceremony! Though we know you are probably not getting married in Westminster Abbey, you can still channel your inner Duchess of Cambridge and bring the live trees to your wedding venue to make the entire setting cozier. This garden-inspired setting will surely bring the charismatic vistas of the outside world inside without any hitch! It will not only make all your wedding guests dive into the pool of greenery and love but will also give your affordable wedding photographers endless chances to capture stunning and magical wedding photos!
Another lovely and alluring greenery inspired wedding decor idea is to try using long vines to tie back each side of the curtains in the backdrops. Those satin drapes that are wrapped with cozy string lights when tied with long vines will make the entire setting more enchanting and beguiling. You can even ask your wedding florist to arrange the long vines to seem like they are climbing up the satin drapes just to create a more wild and untamed look for your wedding day decor!
If by any chance your wedding venue has a fireplace that you think can become the cornerstone for your wedding day, then you can try and enhance the beauty of that fireplace just by adding those long greenery branches. Though it is a simple way of decoration it surely is an effective way to decorate the mantle! Or if you don’t wanna do with the long trails of greenery, you can consider adorning the metal hoops with the fresh eucalyptus or ferns for a more trendy and modern greenery wedding decor idea!
We all know that fresh centerpieces on your reception always bring a lush, making the setting more romantic and inviting. And when it’s greenery wedding decor, go all out with your greenery wedding centerpieces by playing with high and low arrangements overflowing with greens for a more dramatic look. If you are planning a low-key affair and want to keep everything minimal you can keep the centerpieces streamlined by using one type of greenery sparingly!
Brides put lots of effort and creativity into decorating their wedding cakes. And decorating wedding cakes with flowers is surely an easy way to personalize it in order to match with your wedding theme. But using greenery is equally stylish and trending too! From multi-tier cakes with cascading vines to simple eucalyptus accents, greenery can instantly turn a wedding cake into a visual masterpiece that everyone who came to witness your nuptials will never have enough of!
So, whether you are thinking of adding green as a primary hue to your wedding color palette, or you simply want to use some beautiful foliage as a decor accent, we are pretty sure that you will love ‘going all green’ for your wedding day! Happy Green Wedding!!
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