Now that you’ve picked your wedding theme, it’s time to move on with a more elaborate wedding reception ideas. Depending on your main wedding ideas, your wedding reception decorating ideas should follow that main theme but with unique details to make it unforgettable and impressive.
From venue to the color scheme, scroll through our hand-picked collection of wedding reception ideas that can inspire your romantic wedding celebration.
Beach House Wedding Reception Ideas
Beach houses have the convenience of a ballroom with the outdoor feel and the scenic beauty of ocean life, but without the sand between your toes.
Those are just some of the most important consideration of a beach house venue. Dress you beach house reception with the predominantly white layout and subtle pop of colors from pastel paper lanterns for a fun and relaxed vibe.
Black White Wedding Reception Ideas
The timeless combo that you can never go wrong with incorporating black and white to your reception decoration is bringing a lot to the table with minimum efforts.
From elegant glamorous to modern chic, the black and white details will determine how your celebration is going to be remembered.
Casual Backyard Wedding Reception Ideas
Is your backyard large enough to accommodate the people you invited? If your answer is yes, that means a warm celebration with familiar people in a casual atmosphere is going to ensue.
Just because it’s a casual backyard fling, doesn’t mean it is okay to have it under-decorated. Bring out the strings of lights and ravishing flower bouquets to add to the merriment.
Civil Wedding Reception Ideas
If you prefer your legal marriage ceremony presided over by a legal official instead of a religious one, then the civil wedding is your perfect fit.
Civil wedding reception allows you to explore creative ideas as much as you like. So if you are choosing this non-religious path, don’t worry about not having a romantic and pretty celebration.
Cocktail Wedding Reception Ideas
Still have no idea how to dress the area for cocktail hour? Warm up the guests with delicious beverages and encourage them to mingle before the reception begins.
Wrap your cocktail table in a decorative fabric in line with your main color scheme to keep the theme flowing.
Country Wedding Reception Ideas
Changed your mind about the getting married in a barn yet? If you haven’t, check out this gorgeous country style decoration in a barn.
It shows a lot of festivities and elegance. While at the same time exudes a relaxed and laid back atmosphere. It’s perfect to represent the countryside hospitality.
Disney Themed Wedding Reception Ideas
For once, let the princess in you take over the whole reception decoration business. A grand ballroom with elaborate Disney theme display will make your wedding the real-life fairy tale.
Incorporate sweet and feminine colors like pink and purple with regal decorative ornament and ethereal fabrics that bring a dreamy look.
Elegant Wedding Reception Ideas
The one thing we learn from experience is that elegance exudes from the refined simplicity, even with only a slight touch of sparkling things.
The recipe to an elegant wedding reception decoration is to keep your reception area crispy clean with neutral colors that will blend perfectly with each other and focus on creating beautiful details.
Evening Wedding Reception Ideas
The perks of having an evening wedding are the chance to have fun with lights and illuminations.
Extend your budget by hanging strings of white Christmas lights and alternate with a paper lantern to decorate the overhead area. For the table, add a couple of tea lights to add a warm and romantic illumination to the area.
Fairy Lights Wedding Reception Ideas
We are completely head over heels for fairy lights, especially those evening weddings. It’s because they looked like a thousand fireflies above our heads.
For that romantic lighting without looking too engineered like LED lights do, we highly recommend fairy lights for your evening wedding reception.