Ancient poems indicate that romance is almost as old as civilization itself. There are many romantic moments worth celebrating in our lives, and over the years people have become more and more inclined to celebrate them via parties. Whether you’re planning a relative’s baby shower, a friend’s bridal shower, or your own wedding, we’ve got 25 wonderfully romantic party decoration ideas to make the event truly special.
25 Original Romantic Party Decoration Ideas to Elevate Your Next Event
The tradition of wedding celebrations dates back thousands of years and spans all religions. Flowers, dancing, and music have been a staple from the beginning. The tiered wedding cake is also an old tradition, dating back to the Middle Ages when guests brought little cakes as gifts and stacked them. In recent history, our love of love has grown so great that the celebrations often cost thousands of dollars and take months to plan.
Baby showers and bridal showers are a more recent invention originating at the turn of the century. Historians believe the term “shower” references a shower of gifts. In fact, bridal showers started with a literal shower of gifts. Well-wishers would place small gifts in a folded parasol, and when the bride-to-be opened it, the gifts would rain down on her. For a shower that’s as whimsical as its origins, check out the following gallery of romantic party decoration ideas.