Church Decor for Wedding: 60 Creative Ideas to Be Inspired

When planning a wedding, the to-do list never seems to end! And among several items is the church decoration for wedding . After all, the place where the couple will finally unite, say the long-awaited"yes"in front of friends and family, must have a decoration more than special, bordering on perfection!
In today's post we separate several inspiring images for you to base yourself and precious tips to hit on all the details of this long awaited and important moment. Not to forget:

  • Walking to the"yes" : The decor of the way in which the groom, godparents, bridesmaids and finally the bride will pass is one of the main points of a wedding in the church.
  • Low lights for a more romantic and cozy atmosphere : The best thing about working with closed environments is to be able to plan all the details, including the incidence of light in each point of the space. In weddings, the ideal is to maintain a low and cozy lighting, with yellowish light. Then wager on candles and floor lamps and pendant chandeliers.
  • Wedding Colors : The predominant wedding decoration colors are white and gold, but do not be afraid to add a few more colors to this mix, especially through flowers and plants!

60 inspiring images of church decor for wedding

Let's go the pictures? Check out the best gallery of the internet with images of church decoration for wedding and use these inspirations to your advantage. See also tips simple wedding decoration .

Luxury church decoration for wedding

Picture 1 - Path of flowers in a large church as separation for the path of the newlyweds and the guests.

Luxury church decoration for wedding
One way to demarcate well the way in which only the grooms, godfathers and godmothers pass is making a division with decorative elements of the banks where the guests are. How about thinking about a kind of hedge or a well-flowed way of marking these spaces?

Picture 2 - Flowers and points of light in the path of the bride and groom.

Flowers and light spots on the bride and groom path
In a large church there may be more than one aisle between the benches. One way to highlight what is going to be the main thing is to caprichar in the decoration and even work with lights, so the place is highlighted even for those who are far.

Picture 3 - Altar decorated with bouquets of fresh flowers and with light shades.

Altar with bouquets of flowers
Works with mostly flowering plants in churches bring a touch of nature and give more prominence to some specific points, such as the altar, since they are not much used inside in normal masses.

Picture 4 - The walls of the altar decorated with flowers and shrubs.

Flowers and shrubs on the walls of the altar
Bringing even more elements of nature, do not be afraid to dare a little!

Picture 5 - Another division of the path of the bride and groom.

Division of bride and groom path with flowers

Picture 6 - Flowers for a colorful and different touch in the church.

Use flowers to add a colorful touch to the church
The flowers used in church decorations may even be white, but the cool thing to decorate with them is to enjoy their shapes and colors to give a different air in the place.

Image 7 - Entrance with hanging candles to advance the warm and cozy atmosphere of the church.

Entrance with hanging candles
Decorating the church for the wedding does not mean just the inside but also the exterior, especially in the vicinity of the doors of the place.

Picture 8 - Decoration of altar with light fabric and candles in light colors of your preference.

Altar decoration with light fabric
To give a touch of lightness to the environment, another element much used and that contributes much to the desired climate is a light fabric and light color.

Picture 9 - Flowers and candles for an intimate and romantic mood.

Flowers and candles for a romantic mood

Image 10 - Glass reflecting the ceiling painting on the way of the bride and groom.

Glass reflecting the ceiling painting
The oldest and most traditional churches have special paintings on the top of the altar and they can contribute a lot to your decoration. Think of ways to incorporate them!

Image 11 - Specific points with leaves, flowers and candlesticks.

Leaves, flowers and candlesticks

Candles in the church decoration

Details of the decoration in the church
If your church's environment is darker in color, leaving the lighting heavier, bet on light-colored flowers to balance the space and give it a greater freshness.

Image 12 - Large bouquets of flowers at the foot of the altar.

Great bouquets at the foot of the altar

Picture 13 - Another green fence in the central part of the church.

Green fence in the central area of ​​the church

Image 14 - Path decorated at ground level and large raised bouquets.

Path decorated at ground level
A good strategy is to think of decoration in several layers or levels of height.

Different, creative and colorful church decor for wedding

Image 15 - Leaves in garland format for a rustic touch and attentive to the traditions.

Leaves in garland format
Garlands are widely used at Christmas and have a meaning that also makes sense in weddings: health and prosperity!

Picture 16 - Enjoy the high ceilings to make a different decoration on the ceiling.

Different decoration with high ceilings
Another way to exercise creativity is to think of all the possibilities of decoration for the environment: the ceiling is included in the package!

Image 17 - Highlight for colored ribbons and large candlesticks on the way to the altar.

Highlight for colorful ribbons
Satin ribbons are extremely cheap and form a simple decoration that can be made quickly.

Picture 18 - White wedding: keeping the classic color and the minimalist decoration.

White wedding: highlight for light color
Beautiful church decoration with focus on the white

Picture 19 - Lencinhos for those who always cries in weddings!

Litter for those who weep in marriage
Every marriage has its weeping, whether family or friends. Be prepared and make fun of them!

Image 20 - Dry branches and a path of lights to the altar.

Dry branches and a path of light for the altar

Image 21 - Glitter and candles scattered along the way.

Glitter and scattered candles
For a more magical touch and glam, how about investing in a few glitter pots?

Picture 22 - Minimalist and natural wedding: use creativity to decorate with your favorite plants in a simple and inexpensive way.

Minimalist and natural wedding
This idea works especially in churches with fewer ornaments. A way to bring a more personalized dash to the environment.

Image 23 - Family history.

Family History in Decorating: A Creative Option
Since marriage is a ceremony that brings together a good part of the family, how about doing a little homage to the ancestors of the groom and the bride?

Picture 24 - The perfect wedding for booklovers: pages of your favorite books leading you to the altar.

Perfect Wedding for Book Lovers
Another super charming way to highlight the main church corridor. For book lovers, there is no more perfect environment.

Image 25 - Decoration for simple church: crepe paper flowers.

Simple church decoration
If the price of natural flowers leaves the stipulated budget, think about alternative and cheaper options to replace. The plastic flowers work and the crepe paper gives a relaxed air to the space.

Image 26 - Another alternative decoration: ribbons!

Another alternative decoration with ribbons

Image 27 - Paper lanterns for a pleasant and simple environment.

Paper lanterns for a pleasant environment
The paper lanterns, super popular in oriental items stores, are very simple to assemble, inexpensive and bring a more modern feel to the church's classic ambiance.

Image 28 - Many lights in the decoration of an evangelical church.

Lights in the decoration of evangelical church
To highlight altar, candle lights or flashing lights can be a very suitable type of decoration for an environment with fewer decorative elements.

Picture 29 - The initials of the couple in the decoration.

The couple's initials in decoration
Another detail that can be done in an artisan way and refers to the invitation. The couple's initials are simple to compose in the decor and still function as a sign of the church.

Simple wedding church decoration

Image 30 - Exterior decoration in the church with leaves and ribbons.

Sheets and ribbons for simple external decoration
Another way to decorate the entrance of the church.

Image 31 - Detail in the decoration with rope.

Rope Decoration Detail
Detail in the decoration with ropes
The rope is another element that can be used in a simple and inexpensive decoration.

Picture 32 - Bet on artificial leaves to save unforeseen and money!

Spare unforeseen with artificial leaves in the decoration

Image 33 - Natural detail even on the chandeliers.

Natural detail in chandeliers

Image 34 - Select flowers and herbs that have a special meaning for you and still perfume the environment.

Flowers and herbs
Thinking about herbs for decoration is another trump you can put up your sleeve. Besides being cheaper, it is a decoration that can be made at home and very quickly.

Image 35 - Candles on the floor to delimit spaces.

Candles on the floor to delimit spaces

Image 36 - Decoration of the church seats with tulle imitating the veil of the bride.

Decoration with tulle imitating the veil of the bride
One of the most striking elements of a wedding is the bride's dress. And the decor can be based entirely on it, its trim and colors.

Image 37 - Natural arch for the lovers to make their wedding vows.

Natural arch in church decoration
The arches give a very romantic and intimate atmosphere to weddings, especially when they are set up inside a church. They can be used in all styles, from flowers, leaves to exposed metal armor.

Image 38 - Another example of flowers dividing the environment.

Church Decor for Wedding: 60 Creative Ideas to Be Inspired

Picture 39 - Be aware of the elements of the tradition that you will follow.

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According to the wedding tradition you will follow, some elements will be needed and can not be forgotten. Separate a special space for them, so there is no rush.

Image 40 - Flowers in different formats on the church benches decoration.

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Picture 41 - Think about several species of plants that can make up the environment.

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White roses are traditional weddings, but every type of plant can create a special decoration for the space chosen, even an unusual species for this use, like the palm trees used in this image.

Image 42 - Decoration with flowers on the cross for an evangelical church.

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Image 43 - Few elements to take advantage of the architecture of the chosen church.

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Church decor is an important wedding planning point, but if you choose a church with a striking interior decoration, let it be the protagonist of your plans.

Image 44 - Your favorite flowers on the altar.

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Image 45 - Mason Jar as container for flowers.

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In a more intimate, rustic and DIY atmosphere, mason jars are always welcome and give a unique touch to the decor.

Picture 46 - Structure for candle invaded by the vivacity of nature.

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Image 47 - Another corridor delimited with flowers and fabric.

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Image 48 - Fixtures of various sizes for an illuminated walk.

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In addition to candle lights, luminaires are great for making an intimate mood with low, punctual lights.

Small church decoration for wedding

Image 49 - Enjoy the archway from the church door to a prelude to the main decor.

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As we have said before, the external decoration is super important and should talk and even be a preview of the interior decoration of the church.

Image 50 - Marking the entrance of the bride.

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Image 51 - Decoration with flowers on the mezzanine.

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Image 52 - Follow the color palette of the church.

Follow the church color palette
To start thinking about the decor, there is nothing better than starting from the existing church decor.

Image 53 - Decorating a small church with few elements.

Decorating a small church with few elements

Image 54 - Domes and terrariums in wedding decoration.

Domes and terrariums in decoration
Nowadays the decorations with natural elements are increasingly high at parties. At wedding ceremonies it could not be any different.

Picture 55 - Work with the different climates that the lighting can provide you.

Work with the different climates that lighting can provide
Control foci and lighting height for a more romantic, intimate or fun mood.

Picture 56 - Many touches of nature also work for reduced spaces.

Many touches of nature in the decoration

Image 57 - Flowers on the altar.

Decoration of flowers on the altar

Image 58 - For a small church: Decrease decorations and give a feeling of spaciousness to space.

Small church decoration for wedding
Decreasing the number of decorative elements does not mean that there is no decoration, and in some spaces, this can influence the sense of amplitude of the environment.

Image 59 - Flower arch at the entrance and exit of space.

Flower arch at the entrance and exit of space

Image 60 - Follow the lines of architecture in the decoration of the church.

Follow the lines of architecture in the decoration of the church
For churches with a large right foot or having predominantly vertical decorations, following these lines gives a sense of grandeur to the space.