We Love...Metallics

Looking to add a bit of sophistication and bling to your wedding but don't want to spend a lot of bucks?  Adding metallics to your color scheme or ceremony and reception decor is an easy and budget friendly way to add elegance to  your wedding day.  With the invention of metallic spray paint, almost anything can become "gold", "silver" or any other shade of shiny you want to use.  Below are some fabulous uses of all things metallic that will get your creative wheels spinning as to how you can incorporate the concept into your wedding plans. This gorgeous center piece is a multi-tasking wonder.  It adds glitz and glamor while acting as a table number and a bouquet vase.

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From Martha Stewart Weddings via Kate Miller Events


It couldn't get much simpler (and more affordable!) than to add a bit of bling to your wedding with silver metallic cupcake wrappers.  Use a clear or ceramic white cupcake stand to really let them sparkle.

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From Rock My Wedding


This glittered table number and accompanying vase would be an easy DIY project to add some shimmer to  your reception tables.  You could even opt for a colored glitter if using a traditional metallic wasn't an option.

From Elizabeth Anne Designs


If there's room in your budget for a splurge, using metallic table linens would instantly upgrade your reception and add a touch of class.

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From Jubilee Events via Wedding Gawker