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10 Gorgeous Ways to Decorate Your Wedding Getaway Car

Recently on the blog we took a look at the top transport suppliers in Ireland, so today we’re tackling ways to make your wedding car look extra pretty for your first journey as newlyweds! While decor for your wedding getaway car probably isn’t too high on your priority list – if you are looking to create a celebratory exit, it’s a really cute way to get the fun started. It’s also a lovely way for family and friends to get involved or the perfect way for bridesmaids, best men or family members out there to surprise the happy couple on the Big Day and send them off on a high!

There’s lots of lovely ways to spruce up the wedding car from pretty floral garlands across the bumper, bonnet or boot to trailing cans (or ribbons, streamers or pom poms if you’re looking for a noise-friendly alternative). Other gorgeous ideas include balloons, bunting and bows or if you’re looking to really make the exit a personal one, some personalised number plates are a brilliant option!

Of course when it comes to prettying up the wedding car, it goes without saying that all these ideas should be done with care (be mindful of the materials you use!) and if you’ve hired the vehicle – be sure to check with the car company before you go dressing it up. Check out some gorgeous ways to spruce up your wedding getaway car below…

Your Guide to the Top Transport Suppliers of Wedding Cars Ireland

1. Add Some Old-School Tin Cans – Personalise Them to Make Them Extra Special!

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Photo by Brancoprata via Style Me Pretty | Photo by Two Blue Shoes Photography

2. Hang Some Super Pretty Floral Garlands

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Photo by Nathan Westerfield via Grey Likes Weddings | Photo by Jose Villa via Style Me Pretty

3. Or Add a fab Floral Wreath

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Photo by Elizabeth Messina | Photo by Lauren Balingit via Style Me Pretty

4. Hang Some Bows for a Touch of Romance

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Photo by Emma Case via Ruffled | Photo via Cox & Co

5. Break out the Bunting

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Photo by Orange Girl Photographs | Photo by The Robertsons via Style Me Pretty

6. Tie On Some Celebratory Balloons

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Photo by Orange Turtle Photography via Style Me Pretty | Photo by Wertvoll Fotografie via Junebug Weddings

7. Pop on a Pretty Rosette

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Photo from Ashley & Michael’s real wedding by Fleeting Moments Photography | Photo by John Benavente via The Lane

8. Leave a Trail of Streamers

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Photo by Krista Fox Photography via Style Me Pretty | Photo by Charlotte Jenks Lewis

9. Pretty up the Car with Pom Poms

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Photo by LJM Photography via Nouba | Photo by This Modern Romance via Southern Weddings

10. Scribble ‘Just Married’ on the Window with Lippy or a Chalk Marker

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Photo by Nathan Westerfield via Grey Likes Weddings | Photo by Brosnan Photographic

Main photo from Pam & Paul’s real wedding by Moat Hill Photography

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Pamela Mahon

Pamela Mahon

Pamela enjoys writing about all things decor (she loves buying it too) and has a not so secret addiction to stationery.

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