20 Outdoor Wedding Cheats That Will Save the Day

20 Outdoor Wedding Cheats That Will Save the Day

20 Outdoor wedding cheats for you to do at your weddingSo you want to throw a wedding that is going to knock the socks off your guests, but you also want to stay in a reasonable budget. Outdoor weddings are one of the hardest types to pull off. Don’t worry we have got you covered! Here is a list of 20 outdoor wedding cheats that will help make your guests think you are the expert at planning weddings!

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1. Stones for Bridesmaids: So heels are obviously what looks the best for a wedding, but standing outside doesn’t always mean pavement. If you are having a wedding on grassy areas or dirt make sure to get your bridesmaids something to step on. This way their heels wont dig in to the ground (which is incredibly uncomfortable).

Outdoor Wedding Cheats

2. Heel Protectors: So you don’t or can’t afford stones for your bridesmaids. Don’t panic yet, there are these cool things called heel protectors which is a plastic piece that goes over your heel to keep it from digging in to the ground! It is a great invention!

Outdoor wedding cheats

3. Cooling Mist: If your wedding is on a hot day (check weather history for best estimate) or just a day time wedding make sure to give your guests some way of staying cool. Complimentary cooling mist or towelettes is always a good idea!

20 Outdoor Wedding Cheats

4. Fan Program: If cooling mists are way too overrated for you, or you just don’t want to do anything like that making your wedding program into a fan is a simple fix. A fan is usually easier for guests anyways. We love this idea it is so creative!

20 Outdoor Wedding Cheats

5. Electric Fans: Okay, okay so you don’t want to do cooling mists or program fans! Don’t worry an electric fan has been invented. These things do need plugs so one of the downfalls is those ugly extension cords to get the power going. These fans are the best way to keep guests cool on a hot day.

20 Outdoor Wedding Cheats

6. Cushion and Storage Space for chair: So we have all been to weddings, the most used type of chair is those really uncomfortable hard iron and wooden ones. Here is a quick solution, get a cushion! Your guests will be smiling ear to ear. If you want to take it a step further get one of those storage tie-on chair accessories like shown above. You will not regret this amazing decision!

20 Outdoor Wedding Cheats

7. Handkerchiefs: Everyone cries at a wedding and if you don’t you are thinking about crying. Make it easier for your guests to be emotional by providing them with handkerchiefs.

20 outdoor wedding cheats

8. Cupcake Holder for Bugs: One of the worst things about an outdoor wedding is the amount of bugs…yuck! They swarm into your drinks and it can be a real pain! Don’t worry just put a festive cupcake holder over our drink and this should solve the issue.

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9. Bug Repellent: Bugs don’t only fly into your drinks you know? These things also can bite you! Make sure your guests have repellant! You can buy or make your own repellent sprays for each guest to use.

20 outdoor wedding cheats

10. Bug Net for Cake: Keeping you cake free and clear of bugs is another issue with outdoor weddings. Make it fabulous by adding a bug net around the cake, it will really give a glow to the whole area. For some reason bug nets are very ascetically pleasing!

20 outdoor wedding cheats

11. Dresser Garden: For an inexpensive way to make your wedding really pop, put an old dresser outdoors and plant flowers within it. This is such a beautiful way to really get guests wowed. It also could cost virtually nothing!

Outdoor wedding cheats

12. Make Setting Spray: The outdoors can cause some serious wear and tear to your face, put some makeup setting spray on to keep that wedding glow long lasting. Our favorite makeup setting spray is Urban Decay. Makeup stores like Ulta and Sephora sell mini versions that are half the price.

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13. Flip Flops: Your guests should be wearing nice shoes when they come to the wedding. Give them some extra shoes to dance in, flip flops are inexpensive and comfortable for dancing. Putting the shoes in a nice bin will really draw your guests in!

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14. Ice Cream Cart: This is such a fun way to get guests cooled down at your wedding, and lets not forget ice cream is an amazing desert. Renting out a cart full of ice-cream is a good addition to the wedding fun!

Candlelit Makeshift Aisle

15. Candlelit Makeshift Aisle: Want a sensual ceremony that is bound to make your guests connect with you? A candlelit makeshift aisle can be an inexpensive solution that you can do yourself. All you need is tea lights, mason jars and some sand.

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16. Sunglasses: Outdoor day time weddings call for sunglasses. No if, ands or buts. It can cost less than a dollar if you buy them from the right supplier in bulk. This is not that expensive of a gift  and its something your guests will have for the rest of their lives!

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17. Shawls: We recently went to a wedding in California this summer which was scolding in the day and freezing at night. The couple had shawls available to wear and keep. This is a really thoughtful gesture that we are sharing with you to do for your guests!

Outdoor wedding ideas

18. Sunscreen: The sun is a killer. Keep your guests healthy by providing them with sunscreen. If you ask some major companies they might provide you with free sample packets like shown above. This will keep the costs down so you can splurge in other areas of the wedding.

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19. Tree Decor: Make the day special with some intimate photographs. This is one of the sappiest things you can do, pun intended. Hammer some photographs to a tree and let your guests view your coming together over the years, or months.

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20. Lights under table cloth: This will bring a very romantic, sensual, and beautiful atmosphere to your wedding. We recommend putting these lights underneath the wedding table. It really lights up the setting!

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