Monthly Archives: January 2014

Decoration Tips for Your Wedding Marquee
A wedding marquee, just like any wedding venue, can be decorated, to your needs and desires. Wedding colour schemes, table layouts and flower arrangements can all easily be adhered to. Having said this, there are some key tips to remember when decorating a marquee specifically for a wedding. Lighting During the day, your wedding marquee will be illuminated by the natural daylight outside. However, in the evening time, it will most probably become quite dark. When darkness falls, you can opt for strings of fairy lights around the walls of the marquee, similar to the style that can often be seen in an upmarket restaurant. You could also opt to hang the fairy lights from the ceiling, which can create quite a magical and enthralling atmosphere. Fairy lights are an inexpensive yet quaint form of lighting. Alternatively, you could opt for some spotlights to be placed around the room, these will light up the venue with a hint of the wedding colour scheme. The use of paper lanterns lights are also very popular. A combination of white lanterns with your main wedding colour can work extremely well. . . . Continue Reading

Wedding Marquees – Whatever the Weather
The rise in popularity of the use of marquees as wedding “venues” has been phenomenal in recent years. After all, they are far less expensive than a hotel venue. If you always dreamed of staging your wedding in the gardens where the proposal took place, a wedding marquee offers a means of doing so. They offer much more flexibility for your wedding. However, one thing that can hold a couple back from going down the marquee route is the worry over weather. Well, never fear, wedding marquees can offer the perfect wedding party venue whatever the weather – really! Toilets and smoking areas can be attached directly to the marquee so that your guests never have to encounter whatever weather lies outside. If rain is threatening, buckets of umbrellas can be provided all around the grounds and at every entrance to the marquee. You can even hire some staff to carry the umbrellas as they lead guests to their intended destination – a luxurious touch for guests! As for inside the marquee itself, you can be ensured that not a drop of rain will enter. No matter which type of marquee you choose, they are all designed to protect vigorously against the elements. . . . Continue Reading