Macramé may have had its heydey in the 1970s, but the knotted handicraft is making a comeback — especially in wedding ceremony décor. Brides seeking a boho look for their wedding are making macramé modern again by incorporating it into their celebrations in fresh, unexpected ways. Take these six macramé ceremony backdrops, for example — they're making us want to hop on the macramé bandwagon all over again.
Macramé Backdrop with Hanging Flowers (above): A ceremony altar with a floor-grazing macramé backdrop and hanging potted flower arrangements is perfectly boho-chic.
Photo: James Day
Woven Backdrop with Rug: Pair a pretty rope-knotted backdrop hung from a wooden rod with a simple rug for a striking and elegant ceremony look.
Photo: One Fine Day
Tropical: Add lush-green palm leaves and fronds to give your woven ceremony backdrop some tropical flair.
Photo: Mi Belle Photography
Macramé Canopy: This wood-frame chuppah features a woven-cotton backdrop and matching canopy.
Photo: Andie Freeman Photography
Oversize Dreamcatcher: A giant woven dreamcatcher adorned with fresh blooms is perfect for a boho bride.
Photo: Hazelwood Photo
Modern and Minimal: For a unique twist on this wedding trend, exchange vows in front of multiple macramé panels hung at varying heights.