Summer Wedding Trends
It is summertime! The most popular season to say “I do” is finally here and if you are planning to do so, now is the best time to get your creative ideas flowing. The summer season never fails to provide plenty of inspiration in the world of weddings. It may be a little different nowadays but with changes also comes exciting new trends to try on and incorporate into your wedding. Here at Leilani Wholesale, we would like to help you make your summer wedding vision a reality!
Level It Up with Charger Plates
Chargers and placemats have a huge impact on the overall look of your tables so make sure to select show-stopping charger plates that are perfect to set up your wedding reception table top for the season. Mixing and matching charger plates is now on trend! Check out the newest charger plates and placemats to add to your table setting!
Scalloped Ruffle Charger Plates - These chargers will easily bring your table decor to the next level! Perfect match with your elegant dinnerware and linen table napkins.
Checkered Metal Chargers - These timeless charger plates will give your summer party table a stylish presentation. Combine with a solid or plain runner or tablecloth and tableware for the perfect contrast.
Wooden Textured Charger Plates - Who would have thought that wood-like chargers will be great for a summer wedding? Make your reception tables unique with square faux wood charger plates. Use them to anchor colorful tableware and centerpieces.
Metallic Vinyl Placemats - Since it is summer, why not add a bright decorative accent to your wedding table-scapes? You will surely have fun with lots of stylish placemats to bring life to your tabletops.
Stylish Paper Serving Trays - If you are looking for something easy to set and clean up without compromising style, these paper serving trays will be a great addition to your table setting. They are not only great for serving food but will also work perfectly as chargers or a base to highlight your elegant tableware. Yes, it is summer but remember that your options for a unique charger are truly boundless.
Go for Micro Weddings
Thinking of opt for a micro wedding? Due to the current situation, it may not be ideal to host a larger crowd or event so it's easy to see elopement and micro weddings will continue to be a hot choice for couples who are planning to get married this year. The best part of this new trend is that you get to focus on the overall vibe of the event. You will also get to invite only the nearest and dearest to you which means that the celebration will be more personal and emotional. This trend is also perfect if you are looking for budget-friendly wedding preparation. You can even get married in secret ala Ariana Grande!
Celebrate the Big Day Outdoors
We know that outdoor weddings are not a new trend but they just really go well with the summer wedding season. If you are planning for a smaller celebration, you can simply hold it in your backyard. Outdoor weddings don’t always mean big venues and lots of visitors. Moving the event outdoors just means staying aware of nature and of course, having a scenic backdrop. If you are planning an outdoor wedding this summer, make sure that your guests stay refreshed and comfortable. Prepare plenty of beverages and refreshments. Wherever you are celebrating, setting up a sunshade or a canopy is a great idea to create a relaxing atmosphere for your outdoor gathering space. Depending on your setup, you can choose from rectangular or triangular sun shade sails. Most of them are easy to set up and are portable so you can easily provide cool shade, UV blockage and lower the ambient temperature on your space during hot sunny days.
To show your guest how much you care, you may also provide handheld fans for your guests to use and keep cool during the entire event. Colorful handheld fans can also serve as your wedding favors for everyone to remember the big day.
Summer LED Light Displays
Embrace the trend for summer light displays with cascading LED garlands over long rectangular tables. LED garlands will bring instant sparkling beauty to your table plan just like most popular TikTok event decorators do. It may require setup time but it is worth it! With LED Leaves Garland, everyone will enjoy the view of realistic foliage with glowing battery-operated LED lights on top of dinner tables. It will make your wedding look even more romantic! Or you may also have fairy lights with roses if you like to have some flower accents or fairytale lighting for your dinner setting. Having light displays on top of your reception tables will let your guests capture amazing photos to keep and share!
Muted vs Bold
Light colors are always great for weddings but for this year’s summer why not take advantage of bold and bright hues? Try something deep and vibrant, especially for your dining table decorations. How about green or turquoise linens to decorate your tables? Pink chair sashes will definitely look great as well. If you want a favorite metallic accent in your color scheme, you may incorporate a stylish gold metallic woven wire string table runner with your linens and other table decorations. It will simply add texture to the overall look of your reception tables. For your chairs, you may consider ruffled velvet stretchable chair sashes. They will fit banquet and folding chairs with ease. Start checking out for your favorite colors to inspire your wedding planning!