If you are having an outdoor reception, consider hanging lights like this, or twinkly Christmas lights strung all around. This is a simple way to create a stunning background for your photos and provide beautiful ambient lighting.
Tulle & Christmas Lights can be used in a variety of ways to transform ceilings. Use different kind of lights to fit your theme, like big globe lights for a garden party or icicle lights for a winter wedding. Tulle is so cheap to!
Paper lanterns as light-up centerpieces--inexpensive idea. Slip a Vase in the middle of each lantern and add flowers of choice. OR just adhere silk flowers to top edge of lantern.Put BATTERY OPERATED CANDLES/lighting inside and around each lantern.