Rustic Wedding Decor Ideas

Written by    Last updated: September 3, 2014

Rustic themed weddings are still one of our favourites, and with its increasing popularity it seems it’s a firm favourite of yours too. With a touch of country and vintage accessories including burlap, birch wood, wildflowers and  your own creativity, we’re going to show you how to style your venue to bring the rustic theme to life.

Barn Wedding Venue with Rustic Theme | Confetti.co.uk

Rustic Venue

For those of you lucky enough to have booked a barn for your reception your work is almost complete, the natural structure and the look of the barn will instantly give your wedding reception the rustic feel you’re after. For those of you still undecided why not take the time to view our collection of barns in our directory.

If you’ve already found your dream venue then fear not, our Rustic Shabby Chic range will transform your venue.

Rustic Decor

Rustic themed barn wedding with long banqueting tables and fairy light decor | Confetti.co.uk

Banqueting wedding tables with white chairs, white linen with Rustic centrepieces  Confetti.co.uk

Stylist tip: Opt for long banqueting tables, which will instantly create a relaxed ambiance and capture the rustic style.

Wooden box centrepiece with white pillar candles| Rustic Wedding Centrepieces for a Barn Wedding | Confetti.co.uk

Featured above: Rustic Wood Decorative Box with 3 Round Pillar Candles

Stylist tip: Infuse a bit of romance into a country style by filling a wooden decorative box with a pillar candle for an easy DIY rustic wedding centrepiece.

Rustic themed wedding decor | vintage candle holders and clear glass bottle centrepiece | Barn Wedding | Confetti.co.uk

Featured above: Miniature Glass Tealight Holder With Wire Hanger and Bell Shaped Glass Tealight Holder

Stylist tip: Add a rustic flare to your decor by grouping small vases, jars and tea light holders together. Finish with a flourish by adding wild flower stems and candles.

Rustic glass bottle table setting | Wildflower and vintage centrepieces | Confetti.co.uk

Featured above: Decorating Glass Bottle Set

Stylist tip: Mix and match the sizes of glass bottles you use for decorating; this tip is budget-friendly and an easy way to add both height and texture to your decor.

Rustic wooden table number | Wedding table decor | Barn Wedding | Confetti.co.uk

Featured above: Rustic Table Number

Stylist tip: Customise your table numbers with a design that reflects your rustic wedding theme. Add personal details such as your name or a picture to complete the table number. 

Mini log piece with baby’s breathe napkin ring |DIY wedding napkin rings |Barn Wedding | Confetti.co.uk     Wedding cutlery tied with string and baby’s breathe | Wedding table decor idea | Barn Wedding | Confetti.co.uk

Featured above: DIY napkin ring made using our Miniature Natural Wood Circle and Craft Paper Twine

Stylist tip: DIY, need we say more. DIY is the perfect chance for you to create something totally unique for your decor. If you’re afraid of DIY then start small, the napkin ring above is easy, unquie and adds a wonderful look to an otherwise boring white napkin.
Vintage key place card holder | Barn Wedding | Confetti.co.uk

Featured above: Vintage Key Place Card Holder

White candles with vintage lace detail | Vintage themed wedding idea | Confetti.co.uk

Featured above: White Lace Votive Holder and Classic Glass Votive Holder

Stylist tip: Similar to the glass bottles and vases, a collection of candle holders truly captures the rustic element of your wedding. Its also visually appealing and doesn’t break the bank.

Mason jar with signature wedding drink with a personalised striped straw | Confetti.co.uk

Featured above, Pastel pink Candy Striped Straws, personalised with Aqueous Die-Cut Sticker

Stylist tip: Personalise wherever you can and be as creative as you can.

Rustic vintage wedding seating plan  |DIY seating plan idea | Barn Wedding | Confetti.co.uk

Featured above, Open Ornate Vintage Inspired Frame with custom made tags using Burlap Chic Stationery with Burlap Wrap By The Roll and Miniature Ornamental Hanger Clip

Stylist tips: Try to incorporate the theme where ever you can, our rustic frame (above) is a great way to give your guests a sneak peak of what they can expect from the rest of the decor.

Rustic, barn wedding cake table | Confetti.co.uk

Featured above, Glass Globe Votive Holder with Vintage Inspired Taper Candle Holder | Wooden Button Decoration, Ruffled Burlap Wreath |A Sweet Embrace cake topper, Rolled Burlap Flowers

Stylist tip: Transform a plan wedding cake with the same rustic accessories to really incorporate the cake in to your wedding style and theme.

 

Love this? Want more?

Then why not view our Rustic Shabby Chic collection today!

 

This article was written by

Sahdia Qayyum
Sahdia Qayyum has over six years experience in the wedding industry as a planner and designer; she has a clear vision of what brides are looking for.

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