8 Non-Cheesy Ways to Add Sparkle to Your Wedding Day

Amalie Orrange Photography

If there's ever a day to be inspired by shimmering, shining details for your big day, it's the New Year! After ringing in 2015, we've decided that glam glitter details shouldn't be reserved for just one evening out of the year. For an unexpected wedding inspired by one of the most fabulous holidays, consider these eight festive ways to make your wedding ceremony and reception sparkle and shine.

On Your Reception Tables

This shiny silver tablecloth, seen above, is the perfect complement to the romantic brick reception space. And, when draped across a long, banquet-style table, the result is formal and inviting.

Bridesmaids Dresses

These four bridesmaids look perfectly pretty in their shimmering metallic dresses. Steal their style by choosing looks with similar sparkly details for an understated touch of glam.

During Cocktail Hour

Transform your cocktail hour space into an opulent venue with the help of glittering gold linens on high tables. These gilded tablecloths add a major pop of style to the otherwise simple space.

On Your Chairs

Skip classic Chiavari chairs in favor of these cool champagne-hued seat covers. They'll transform even the simplest of reception seating into something chic and elegant, plus they look amazing paired with simple white linens.

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For Your Cake Table

For just one simple pop of glitz, consider selecting a glittering tablecloth for your cake table. It will draw attention to your tiered confection without being over-the-top.

For a Glamorous Reception

Go all out with shimmering gold tablecloths throughout your reception space. Paired with simple white centerpieces and tons of candlelight, you'll have one insanely romantic, glittering venue to celebrate your new nuptials.

For Rustic-Chic Reception Seating

Transform simple rustic picnic benches into cool reception seating the help of these shimmering cushions. Go with striped options for something more understated or all-out glitter for a memorable effect.

On Your Glassware

To add just a pop of sparkle, consider choosing gold-dipped glassware like these mason jars, complete with sparkle details.

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