15 Rustic Ceremony Backdrops For Your Woodland Wedding

Planning a wedding inspired by the beauty of the woods? Include a rustic ceremony backdrop that complements a natural ceremony location, like a rustic huppah draped in leafy garlands or a set of  votives and bud vases hanging from a tree branch. You can even bring a woodland wedding style indoors with potted trees and fern-filled arrangements arrangement around the altar. Whether your ceremony will take place in the middle of the forest or under the roof of a venue, check out these 15 weddings that rocked a naturally beautiful woodland ceremony backdrop. See how they did it below!

Garland-Draped Wooden Huppah

Hanging Bud Vase Backdrop


From the album: A Whimsical Garden Party Wedding in Adairsville, GA

Hanging Paper Lanterns

From the album: A Romantic Outdoor Wedding in Austin, TX

Tree Branch Ceremony Arch

From the album: A Simple Garden WEdding in Tipp City, OH

Fern and Potted Tree Indoor Ceremony Decor

From the album: An Indoor Forest Wedding in Chicago, IL

Hanging Glass Votive Bulbs 

From the album: A Mountain Wedding in Beaver Creek, CO

Flanking Floral Arrangements

From the album: An Outdoor Rustic Wedding in Woodbridge, ON

Tree Branch Huppah With Statement Floral Arrangement

From the album: A Whimsical Rustic Wedding in Callaway, MN

String Lights and Garland Decor

From the album: A Victorian Garden Wedding in Chicago, IL

Branchy Ceremony Arch With Peonies

Soft Lighting Ceremony Decor

From the album: A Glamorous Wedding in Dallas, TX

Branches and String Light Ceremony Structure

From the album: A Shabby Chic Wedding in Minneapolis, MN

From the album: A Summer Sunflower Wedding in Rhinebeck, NY

Fabric Wrapped Wooden Structure

From the album: A Rustic Vintage Wedding in Lubbock, TX

Fabric Draped Tree With Hanging Flower Baskets

From the album: A Romantic Tropical Wedding in Coconut Grove, FL

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