Eco-Friendly Alternatives to Balloons for Your Wedding

The Budget Savvy Bride

For weddings especially, balloons signify a celebration is happening, creating joyful memories. But unfortunately, although balloons are a fun way to celebrate, they’re not great for the environment.

A large amount of plastic is littered by balloons, which often end up in the ocean, hurting wildlife.

if you’re looking for cheap wedding decorations, you’ll need to find a suitable alternative to balloons that won’t break the bank. Luckily, we’ve got your back, per usual.

We have rounded up alternatives to the helium-filled, non-earth-friendly decorations. With many opportunities to use balloons, we hope the ideas help with future planning!

How to Decorate a Wedding Without Balloons

Wooden arches are a timeless piece for ceremony backdrops. The posts can be personalized with florals and drapes to create an affordable decoration at the front of the altar.

Chiffon Fabric Drapery for Wedding Archway

Hanging lights are classy for a day or nighttime wedding. Tea lights and terrariums fit into the glass holders.

Hanging Wedding Lights, Tealight Holders

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