Inspiration Aisle: Paper Streamers

6 Sep

Cheap, easy to source and beautiful in both mouth-watering colours or ivories and whites. What’s not to love?

I’d recommend sticking to a strict colour palette – loving the citrus and royal blue:

Source: Our Labour of Love via Once Wed

Or just going for plain white and neutrals to add interest and texture ( (Yes, we’ve sneaked a couple of our own wedding photos in. Again.)

Source: Personal Wedding Photo by David McNeil Photography

Source: Personal Wedding Photo by David McNeil Photography

Source: Martha Stewart Weddings

Golriz and Devon’s wedding on DIY Bride

In the UK you can pick up streamers and paper garlands for a song in most colours. I sourced mine from from The Pub Shop, where 85ft of coloured streamers costs £1.10 and 4 metres of paper garlands costs £2.85. Go nuts, but don’t go crazy with colour, otherwise your venue might end up looking like a 5-year old’s birthday party.

Source: From the awesome ruffled streamer tutorial on Made

On second thoughts, I could definitely cope with this!

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2 Responses to “Inspiration Aisle: Paper Streamers”

  1. Amma // Beyond Beyond September 6, 2011 at 9:16 am #

    Gotta love paper streamers, and I should have known you’d sneak some of your wedding pictures in 🙂 Your pictures look gorgeous 🙂

    • Love Illustrated September 6, 2011 at 10:49 am #

      You know me – any excuse to share the pretty! May start photoshopping decorations I blog about into our wedding photos so we have a reason to keep posting them…

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