While gold Chiavari chairs may be a classic standby, and folding fruitwood chairs are an affordable seating route, the world of wedding seating rentals has truly blossomed in the last few years. Even driftwood cross back chairs are shifting from a rustic novelty to being more of a standard selection with many rental companies.
Online inspiration boards are teeming with clear ghost chairs and industrial copper Tolix chairs, so we want to take a look at some fresh chair ideas that truly push the creative envelope for every wedding aesthetic out there. Gone are the days of settling for the in-house seating options; we simply love the creativity and endless options that exist for reception seating for couples of all styles and aesthetics.
These staples of French cafe awnings and quaint New York City coffee shops are the perfect solution to bring intimate restaurant-style vibes to your wedding celebration. If your guests will be sipping French 75 signature cocktails at your wedding then you could consider renting these stunners.
According to Baz Luhrmann, "A little party never killed nobody." Ain't that the truth! If your wedding is dripping Gatsby 20's vibes or being held on a glam urban rooftop then these chairs are certainly for you.
From Sonoma to a southern country club, these upholstered numbers are as aesthetically elevated as they are comfortable. If you're going for an old world elegance meets new world sophistication look for your celebration then these European inspired chairs would complement your decor perfectly.
Organic & Bohemian
If you're tying the knot in Cabo, Hawaii, or even in a relaxed backyard get together, these chairs would bring out the bohemian feeling you're looking for. Their rich wood tones are the perfect backdrop to lush florals and flowing linens. A wedding like this deserves to be captured by a fine art wedding photographer with a light and airy aesthetic.
Romantic Garden Party
If your vision emotes feelings of an intimate, al fresco Tuscan dinner party under a canopy of cafe lights then these chairs would bring your wedding to life in all the right ways. Clean lines, fresh design, and understated elegance are the reasons these chairs are simply stunning!
So tell us, what is your perfect reception seating selection? We love how many options are out there for couples!
Style Me Pretty Contributor - Hannah Nowack is a freelance writer, calligrapher, and event designer living in the Midwest. When she isn't working, you will find her decorating her Danish Modern-inspired apartment, frequenting the gourmet cheese counter, or enjoying a glass of Cabernet with friends.