If you make a purchase through a link on my site, I may receive a small commission at no extra cost to you. I only recommend products that I believe to have good value (affiliate disclosure).

5 Awesome Ideas For Cheap Wedding Decorations

You are excited about your wedding, yet concerned about the costs? There are many ways to save money and still have a beautiful wedding. Cheap wedding decorations are one way to help you ease the financial burden.


Candles are something that you can use on a budget and they resonate with romance and love. With wedding candles, you will want something that is unscented and this is often the least expensive form of candle.

By using many candles around the venue you create a warm and intimate atmosphere. Candles can be adorned with many items... something you can turn into a wonderful preparation work, either with your spouse, or your bridesmaids.

Wedding Candles

Wedding Balloon Decorations

Balloons represent celebration and using balloons can be a budget friendly option... if you make the decorations yourself. You too can create stunning balloon centerpiecesballoon arches and balloon columns, with the step-by-step instructions here at Balloon Decoration Guide.

Wedding Balloon Decoration

Framed Pictures

If you have pictures of you and your future spouse, you may want to place them in a photo frame and decorate with those photos. Place them throughout the venue.

Framed pictures of you and your spouse make personal and affordable DIY wedding decorations. Look for picture frames that have an elegant, expensive look, but come without the price tag. 

Planning to do a backyard wedding? Then try this decoration idea: laminate some of your favorite photos, attach them to a string and hang them around a tree or from a fence line.


Tulle represents weddings perfectly. When you look at the delicate, airy fabric, you automatically think of a wedding scene, don't you? Tulle can be wrapped around things, hung, bunched, illuminated with lights and so on.

Tulle is also ideal to make balloons and flowers look even more festive. Wrapping balloons in tulle is a popular and easy-to-make decor, as shown in the picture below. You can also use tulle instead of ribbon for attaching helium filled balloons to their base. The possibilities for decorating with tulle are endless!

Cheap Wedding Decorations with Flowers

Flowers are something that you may not be able to live without for your wedding. Make sure to choose flowers that are budget friendly and in season. If you pick a flower that is not available during the time of your wedding, you'll quickly exceed your wedding decor budget.

Cheap wedding decorations do not have to look cheap. Once you start using your imagination and creativity, great things happen. Enjoy a one of a kind decoration at your wedding without breaking the bank!

Thanks to DecorWedding.com for providing this guest article.

Return to top

Return to Wedding Balloon Decorations

Return to Balloon Decorations HomePage

New! Comments

Have your say about what you just read! Leave me a comment in the box below.
Subscribe to Balloony News
Video Course: Balloon Decorating for Beginners

Recent Articles

  1. LED Balloon Lights Reviews | Know Before You Buy

    How do LED balloon lights work? Are they safe? Can you fill them with helium? How long do they last? Are they reusable? Find out in our led balloons reviews.

    Read More

  2. How do You Make a Pink Ribbon Balloon Sculpture

    I want to make a Breast Cancer Awareness ribbon with balloons. What are some tips in doing this? Only 5 feet high. ANSWER Hi there! For a smaller

    Read More

  3. 8 Water Balloon Games for Kids and Adults | Easy and Fun

    Water balloon race, balloon toss, fill the bucket... Which water balloon games will you play first? Hours of family fun guaranteed. Simple to set up.

    Read More