8 Genius Wedding Decor Hacks From Ikea

When it comes to wedding decor and all those extra details, while you can go all out in terms of a budget, you don't necessarily have to. Wedding budgets are getting bigger these days - the average Irish wedding costs around €25,000 and we'd imagine that's the low end of the spectrum - but you needn't spend a fortune to get gorgeous products for your wedding decor. Today, we've rounded up some beautiful-yet-budget-friendly ideas via Ikea and ways you could use each one from Pinterest. Scroll down to get some inspiration for your big day that will save some of your hard-earned pennies for bigger things - like the dress.

1. Frames

Via Pinterest

I was at a wedding recently and a frame formed the centrepiece of the table - and did so beautifully. ?A little spray paint and calligraphy and you're all set.

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Tolsby Ikea frame, €1?

2.?Easels

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Another signage option for those say, planning an outdoor wedding this summer.

Ikea Easel, €16

3. Simple Vases

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Via Pinterest?

This simple and versatile?wedding prop can be used to add colour with blooming flowers or to add party favours or sweets for guests. And they come at only €1.50 each.

Ikea Vase, €1.50?

4. Globe Lights

Via Pinterest?
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Simple and elegant lighting makes a multitude of difference and adds that romantic glow perfect for your into-the-night reception. And these are solar-powered which means they are fuss-free.

Ikea LED solar-powered pendant lamp, €8

5. Table runner

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A humble curtain that can be upcycled as an attractive table runner? ?We'll take that!

Ikea?Alvine net curtains, €12

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6. Bar Carts

Via Pinterest

A little gold paint goes a long way in transforming this bar cart but you can decorate it however you please, whatever your vibe may be. ?Use it for a quirky dessert?tray or for drinks.

Ikea Side table on Castors, €85

7.?Tea-Light Holders

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These beautiful candle holders?will add ambience to your table. And at only €10 for a pack of two, you can stock up on a few of them.

G?STV?NLIG Candlestick, €10 for a 2-pack

8. String Lights?

Via The Knot

If lanterns aren't the look you're going for, try some simple string lights instead.?They look gorgeous tented as pictured above.

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Ikea LED lighting chain with 48 lights, €15

Main image: Pinterest?

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