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Creative Ceiling Decor Ideas for Your Wedding: From Whimsical to Wow!

Mason jars with candles ceiling decor

Look up! There’s gorgeous ceiling decor overhead! That’s the effect you want to create at your wedding, as guests walk into the venue and see the creative ceiling treatment. We just so happen to have a roundup of some really fabulous ceiling decor ideas we found on some great wedding and crafting blogs. What we love about these adornments is that, despite their final “wow factor,” they are all totally doable and affordable.

Just See How Gorgeous Your Ceiling Decor Can Be

Handmade string lanterns (1) would lend a delicate, airy look to an outdoor wedding party. While mason jar lanterns suspended from a plank of wood (2) promise eye-catching lighting for a rustic theme. In place of the usual floral centerpieces, why not fresh carnations, rose buds, and orchids in mini hanging votives (3)?

Ceiling lanterns decorations for weddings

Craft DIY button garlands (4), a true labor of love with a whimsical spin! For a stunning effect at a tented reception, hang over 100 white and golden paper lanterns (5) overhead, or create romantic paper doily lanterns (6) to adorn the trees at an outdoor affair.

Garlands as ceiling decor for weddings

A chandelier of origami boxes (7) would be a show stopper at a chic and modern bridal shower. For a delightful escort card or wedding wish display, how about this dreamy garland of baby’s breath and paper birds (8)? And for sweet ideas for decorating paper lanterns (9), consider gluing on fabric flowers or strands of pompoms.

Chandeliers made with paper and poms for wedding ceiling decorations

Image credits: 1 – Ruffled / 2 – Beth Helmstetter via A Subtle Revelry / 3 – Geoff White Photography via Intimate Weddings / 4 – Carter and Cook Event Company / 5 – Rosie Parsons via You and Your Wedding / 6 – The Happy Home / 7 – Jacqui Symons via Recycling Our Planet / 8 – Once Wed / 9 – Crafty Nest


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  1. I always love lanterns! Will be using this!

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