7 Gorgeous Wedding Altar Decorations That Aren’t Any Ordinary Backdrop

Written by Jayant Menon Experience: 15 years

When it comes to the décor for your beautiful wedding, there are few things as important as the wedding altar that will serve as the backdrop to your wedding rites. It will undoubtedly be one of the most important memories that you have of the entire wedding, and so if you’re looking for the perfect backdrop for your wedding, our list of 7 of the most stunning wedding altar decorations is just the right thing for you.

1. Nothing Like A Beach Wedding

If you’re looking for a beautiful beach wedding, this gorgeous altar is something that you should be looking at. This particular one was set up on a Carribean beach – in the Dominican Republic, and the sheer simplicity of the setup is what is most appealing. Factor in the gorgeous surroundings, and you have yourself one of the most beautiful wedding altars around.

2. A Garden Wedding

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Lawns are associated with some of the fondest memories, we as a people have come to cherish. Whether it’s all of those barbecue nights at home or at the club, or it’s the beautiful weddings that we have attended that took place on sprawling lawns – the green grass always sets the perfect tone for the most perfect moments. This gorgeous wedding altar decoration puts it’s faith in simplicity, and the gorgeous bows and bouquets add just the perfect amount of pizazz to an otherwise gorgeous setup.

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3. Sky Blue And Sea Blue

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One of the most striking wedding altar decorations around features the interplay of gorgeous bouquets, soft sand and a wedding white – not to mention the wonderful tulle bows that add their own bit of charm to the entire setting. This particular wedding altar was set up on a Mexican beach, but we are sure that it would look equally appealing anywhere else as well.

4. Arches And Flower Power

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This absolutely stunning wedding altar decoration retains all of the basic elements of decoration aesthetic – it uses the most potent of all decoration material that exists, gorgeous flowers. All of the twigs, roses, lilies, petunias , bamboo and everything else combines to make for one of the most beautiful wedding altar decorations that a couple could hope to have at their beautiful wedding.

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5. Grass And Ribbons

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There is nothing quite like a romantic setting that retains some of the most rustic and appealing elements that we could make use of. The gorgeous white altar with the orange ribbon ties makes for a truly appealing decorative piece, and when tied together with the lush green grass, the end result is truly something special worthy of a special moment indeed.

6. Gazebo Goodness

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Outdoors weddings can be some of the most fun and memorable occasions that both the couple to be wed and guests alike can experience, but that experience takes on a whole new plane when the wedding altar decorations match up to something like in the above picture. Featuring a red carpet, gorgeous floral decorations and a beautiful square tent, you can be sure your wedding will truly benefit from such an arrangement.

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7. Tropical Paradise

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Proving you don’t need to go over the top for a gorgeous looking altar, this tropical paradise set up uses rose petals, rose stalks and single flowers as well as creative use of tulle, bamboo and the gorgeous surroundingss to make a wedding altar that is fit for royalty to be wed in.

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