Trendy concrete wedding ideas
We’re in the middle of peak wedding season and more than one future bride and groom are wondering how to decorate the wedding hall on this important day. Young people pay more and more attention to the room’s decor, choose unexpected locations for wedding parties, such as a ceremony and wedding in the garden, an old barn or a post-industrial hall.
And although it may seem surprising to many, concrete also enters the wedding halls. It works almost everywhere – on the walls, tables, as cake stand, a table card place holder, a candle holder … Concrete wedding decorations is an interesting trend which is worth attention. Check out the most interesting concrete wedding ideas for 2018 we’ve chosen for you.
Concrete table numbers
An interesting alternative to paper numbers placed in frames or standing directly on the table are numbers cast from concrete or impressed in a concrete form.
Simple concrete candlesticks look divine in the company of wooden tables and decorations made of green leaves. Click here to check how to make concrete candle holder.
Concrete cake stand
An extremely elegant concrete cake stand with a classic form for the price of 86 $ available here.
Yet another minimalist concrete miracle from Etsy (about 30 EUR).
Watch our video tutorial to learn how to make such a cake stand.
Wedding table covered with microcement
If you want to get a stylish and modern look for your table instantly, cover it with microcement. A table with microcement top doesn’t need tablecloth. Just put some flowers, green leaves and candles.
It is very trendy to put the initials or names of groom and bride on their table. Letters are usually made of expanded polystyrene, papier mache or led lights. If we are looking for something a little less cookie-cutter, we can choose letters from architectural concrete – raw or decorated with metallic paint.
Letters available on Etsy for approx. 20 EUR
Concrete table place card holders
On our list of amazing concrete wedding ideas are concrete table place card holders. They are simple, elegant and sooooo cute:
A set of six concrete table place card holders covered with golden paint available on Etsy for approx. 10 EUR.
Whenever you add the adjective “wedding” to the product you want to buy, the prices of all products and services go up to 200%, even those of dubious quality. Fortunately, most of the above decorations can be made using architectural concrete (eg. Archifest smooth) and commonly available forms. The only inconvenience is the fact that concrete items are quite heavy and should be well protected in transport.