Behold the new trend in bridal bouquets…brooch bouquets! These jeweled masterpieces are a new alternative to traditional flower bouquets. Not only are they intricate works of art, but a meaningful way to incorporate sentimental family heirlooms. And unlike natural flowers, …
Origami Wedding Decorations, Favors and Bridal Bouquets
Elegant and intricate, lovely and delicate - origami wedding decorations, wedding favors and bridal bouquets are much more than artistic folds of paper. These wonderful DIY wedding decorations ideas can be very pretty standout pieces made from brightly colored paper, sheet music or even pages from books.
Origami Paper Ball, $71 Wave of Light on Etsy
Origami flower balls – also referred to as “Kissing Balls” – like this one from Wave of Light are gorgeous pieces to hang from light fixtures, gazebos and high wedding hall beams. Standing underneath one might bring you a sweet smooch on the cheek.
Paper Flower Centerpiece, $65 Posh Studios on Etsy
Colorful origami flowers add beautiful touches to wedding centerpiece ideas. Posh Studios wedding centerpieces are made-to-order. Browse some of our other great ideas for wedding centerpieces for more inspiration.
Turquoise traditional origami cranes dress up a classic white wedding cake in these beautiful photos of an origami-filled wedding from Ashley Gillett Photography. Symbols of good fortune and longevity, Japanese and Chinese paper cranes are pertinent and popular wedding decorations.
Cascading garlands of origami cranes in warm and cool hues add a bold and brilliant mood to wedding celebrations, like the paper cranes in these photos from Elemental Weddings. Paper crane garlands would look beautiful dangling from trees, wedding maypoles and wedding arches, too.
Love Paperie Garland of Hand Cut Hearts, $15 Paper Polaroid on Etsy
Imagine the lovely hand cut origami garlands from Paper Polaroid swaying in the breeze of your outdoor wedding or strung from candelabras in a church setting. String these special paper hearts along railings or hang them on the backs of the wedding party chairs at the reception.
Paper Sculpted Origami Cupcake, $3.50 My Bohemian Summer at Etsy
Adorable origami cupcakes from My Bohemian Summer make sweet summer wedding decorations and wedding favors. Designs and colors used for each cupcake are your choice. These would look amazing displayed from the tiers of a wedding cake.
Origami Fortune Cookies, $25 Origami Delights on Etsy
What a fun way to delight your wedding reception guests, with origami fortune cookies from Origami Delights displayed on each table setting. Or tuck them into crisp white Chinese food takeout containers, complete with personalized wedding labels, to give as wedding favors.
Origami Cootie Catcher, $10 Designs by Tenisha on Etsy
Fill these custom origami cootie catcher wedding favors from Designs by Tenisha with test-your-wedding-couple knowledge questions like, “Where did they get engaged?” or “What are their Zodiac signs?”
Custom Paper Flower Bouquets, $75 Marmota Cafe Weddings on Etsy
Clusters of kusudama flowers (a type of origami fold) in these origami wedding bouquets are custom-made by Marmota Cafe Weddings to fit your wedding colors and theme. A bridal bouquet of love song sheet music or pages from a beloved romance novel would look striking with the new Spring 2013 colored wedding dresses.
Red Rose Origami Bridal Bouquet, $125 Mrs. Origami on Etsy
If the lush simplicity of a wedding bouquet full of red roses is your pleasure, you’ll love the origami bridal bouquet from Mrs. Origami. Consider having matching origami rose petals made for the flower girl to sprinkle down the aisle.
For cheap wedding decorations, create your own origami designs at home. Folding pretty origami paper into wedding bouquets and centerpieces is a fun activity for wedding parties and families to share.
What do you think about using origami designs as pretty alternatives to traditional wedding decorations? Please tell us with a comment below!
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