Wedding venue dressing and decoration can help transform your venue into a dream wow-factor romantic setting. Expert venue stylists will work with you to turn your dreams into reality be it for the ceremony, wedding breakfast or evening reception.
There are so many wedding venue and decorative hire ideas that are far too numerous to mention whether for themed weddings, outdoor receptions that may include charming chair covers and centrepieces, tipis, light-up letters, flowers walls and so much more.
Here’s some great wedding venue stylists with whom you can discuss your wedding dressing ideas based in the West Midlands from places like Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Coventry, Worcestershire, Gloucestershire, Herefordshire, Warwick, Shrewsbury and Stratford, whom you might want to get in touch with...
Don't forget to mention Your West Midlands Wedding magazine when contacting a venue stylist or decorative hire specialist.
The best UK cities for a hen do
With Google search volume data revealing a 402% search increase for 'hen party ideas' since December and 2023 wedding season in touching distance, organising a pre-wedding celebration is already on the bridal party to-do list. Getting all of your nearest and dearest pals together for a hen party can be challenging - whether it's catering to availability, budget, activity preferences or dietary requirements. Hen party decoration supplier, Ginger Ray, has done a little digging to find the top 19 UK cities to host your pre-wedding celebrations.
Posted: 10 March 2023
Weddings don't need to cost the earth
With nearlyweds looking to opt for more sustainable choices when planning their nuptials, Talking Tables' new wedding rental scheme ensures this special occasion will look beautiful, without costing the earth. Would be spouses can choose from its best-selling tall glass candle holders in a variety of colours to suit every theme, both clear and brightly coloured bud vases, and handmade silver stainless steel plates and bowls. Tables can be exquisitely dressed for a fraction of the cost to buy and be happy knowing the items will bring more joy to others rather than sitting in the back of your cupboard - a sustainable solution!
Posted: 27 February 2023
The most eye-catching wedding decor revealed
A new study, conducted by the wedding financial experts at money.co.uk, involved surveying 1,000 future newlyweds and asking them to estimate how much they will spend on 70 wedding items. Images of these 70 items were then used in an eye-tracking study to reveal the specific elements that people spend the most time gazing at. Fairylights came out on top, with guests staring at them for 5.53 seconds which is impressive considering they are the decorations that those planning a wedding expect to pay the least for (£106.25). So, if you're looking to impress your guests without splurging then try draping your venue in tiny, twinkling fairylights.
Posted: 30 January 2023
The most popular wedding foliage 2022 revealed
Wow, 2022 was quite the year for weddings with a bumper amount taking place. Looking back at what was trending last year, perhaps inspiration for those tying the knot in 2023, wedding insurance specialists Protectivity have researched the most popular wedding flowers, based on UK Google Search Volume. The most popular wedding bouquet foliage was Eucalyptus, with 585,000 searches! Followed by, Ivy 495,000, Jasmine 458,200, Rosemary 374,600, Ferns 351,200, Monstera 319,500, Silver Birch 219,600, Philodendrons 219,400, Olive branches 143,000 and Myrtle 133,300.
Posted: 4 January 2023
Winter weddings: how to create the perfect tablescape
Creating the perfect tablescape to bring that wow factor is an important part of your wedding. But how does winter change things? Here, Suzanne Pearce from the interior experts Casa Bella offers some tips. Planning the aesthetic and decoration for your wedding is an exciting task, but it can be tricky to know how to adapt to the seasons when you are having a winter wedding, as so many classic wedding tablescapes are inspired by floral summer designs. But there's still plenty that you can do to incorporate the seasons and make your wedding table look as beautiful and atmospheric as you like. The added drama of seasonal foliage and scenery can add a whole new level to your winter wedding, and can make for some truly memorable photos. Here, we'll show you how you can create a beautiful winter wedding tablescape that's personal to you and your partner.
Posted: 22 November 2022
As the trend for table scaping grows - a trend we love here at CWM HQ - your wedding day is the perfect time to create stunning table displays for dining in style! Whichever trend your wedding table décor follows, iconic British cutlery brand, Viners®, has cutlery in an array of styles, shapes and finishes to complete your look. Steeped in British heritage, the much-loved brand's elegant and durable cutlery is made from the finest materials, with a guarantee of excellence across all products.
Posted: 19 October 2022
How to create a winter wonderland-themed wedding
Imagine walking through a wooded glade with a sea of twinkling fairylights and lanterns whilst your guests snuggle under cosy throws and blankets. Creating a winter woodland wedding is all about mixing the beauty of the great outdoors with cosy touches to create an enchanting space for your loved ones. Choosing a venue with a magical outdoor area will give you the blank canvas you need, whilst the trees create a wonderful backdrop for your photographs with lots of soft colours and textures.
Posted: 16 February 2022
5 autumnal tablescape tips from Staffordshire manufacturer Burleigh Pottery
Looking to bring beauty and elegance to your seasonal wedding celebration? In this article Kate Cartwright from the luxury tableware brand Burleigh Pottery shares her top tips for creating a stunning autumnal tablescape for the big day.
While summer weddings have long been considered the norm, autumn weddings are becoming more popular in recent years, and it's easy to see why. As well as usually being better value for money, you're also less likely to run into the scheduling conflicts which occur in the busy summer months. But it isn't just the practicalities which make this season a great time of year to tie the knot. From the stunning seasonal colour palette to delicious autumn dishes, there are so many great ways to incorporate this time of year into your big day.
If you're looking for some inspiration for creating an autumnal atmosphere at your wedding reception, read on to discover five tips on how to create the perfect seasonal tablescape.
Posted: 1 November 2021
Chocolate Falls are offering 10% off their services
Chocolate Falls is a family-run Herefordshire-based business that offers treat displays, venue styling and props for your big day. We spoke to the owner, Jenny Morgan, to find out more: "I created Chocolate Falls to provide yummy treats and beautiful accessories to individuals planning their dream event. As time has gone on, we've sourced and added more gorgeous items to our collection. My husband, Ashley, is a great craftsman and makes a number of our hire props and accessories, including our traditional lawn games, ceremony arches and bars. We take pride in going the extra mile for every booking and enjoy designing each display, whether it's to completely transform your wedding reception into a bliss of blossom or creating a mouthwatering spectacle with our large chocolate fountain."
Posted: 10 August 2021