[Photo by Alisandra Photography]
The idea of a backyard wedding sounds pretty charming. That is, assuming you have the space for hosting this type of celebration at home. Fine coordinating skills, patience, and delight in entertaining a larger-than-your-typical-Thanksgiving crowd might also be helpful. If you’re really planning for yard to wedding venue transformation, be creative with the set-up and let items you already own step into new roles. (Bonus: this may also help your budget.) For a shabby chic vibe, this couple put a weathered piece of furniture to work displaying an assortment of pies.