Keeping it Green – What’s on Trend in 2019

Current trends for 2019 look set to be about ‘keeping it green’ and we love it too! Think back to Prince Harry and Meghan’s wedding and it was a feast of greenery outside St. George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle. Lots of foliage works particularly well in a marquee. It can mirror your location by emphasising your outdoor location by bringing some of the outside, inside. Hanging greenery in the lofty roof space of a marquee looks dramatic creating atmosphere too. If you are pondering on how to dress a marquee read on..

Go Green Greenery!  Hanging Foliage

Foliage comes in all different colours and textures which enables you to create many different looks. Another advantage is that it is quite bulky too, so you can use it to create a large feature displays. For the complete wow factor this amazing display in one of our clear roof marquees incorporated lots of pendant lighting and looked just awesome day and night.

Clear Roof Wedding Marquee, wedding decor, hanging greenery

Credit: Freckle Photography

Clear Roof Wedding Marquee, hanging foliage, wedding style

Credit: Freckle Photography

Wrapping foliage around ladders, poles, planks of even bicycle wheels is a great way of giving a hanging decoration structure.

Incorporating fairy lights or little tea lights in jam jars into your structure adds another dimension to your display for the evening. After all, who doesn’t want a bit of twinkle!

Hanging Greenery, wedding decor, wedding style

Credit: Josh Gooding Photography


Hanging Greenery

Credit: Matt Willis Photography


hanging greenery, hanging greenery, wedding decor

Credit Joseph Hall Photography

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Wedding Photo

Credit: Abi  Riley Photography

Wedding Table Foliage

How about using lots of little pots of foliage, grasses, herbs and flowers to create a lovely green table display.  Add a few tea lights and candles as well for lighting in the evening for a bit of additional atmosphere.

Marquee Wedding Table Decor

Credit: Millie Pilkington Photography

Table decor, greenery, wedding style

Credit: Mark Shaw Photography

Wedding Photo

Credit: James Darling Photography

Keeping it Green

Get thinking about how you might decorated that amazing marquee roof space along with your wedding tables.  Be bang on trend with an abundance of natural greenery!

For more inspiration as to how to decorate your wedding marquee take a look at our pinterest page which has lots of images to give you plenty of ideas!

Or for more information on marquee hire in Devon, Cornwall, Dorset and Somerset contact us, Hatch Marquee Hire, specialists in wedding marquees.


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Jon Green

Jon has been a director/owner of Hatch Marquee Hire since 2013 and previously was a marquee rigger for the company. So when it comes to marquee weddings, from working with clients to plan their ideal layout, to managing the operational side of installing a marquee, there isn’t really anything that Jon hasn’t experienced. Having said that, he is always up for a challenge! With his in-depth knowledge he is in the perfect position to provide give guidance and advice on anything marquee and wedding related.

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