• Living plants: Using live plants as centerpieces is a great sustainable idea, and guests can take them home at the end of the event.
  • Vintage trinkets and linens:Give your event some character while also being green! Up cycle vintage vases, trinkets (for table decor) and linens — all of which can be found at local second-hand stores.
  • Natural elements:If appropriate for the event’s theme, combine wood, stones, leaves and pine cones to create a rustic centerpiece.
  • Food:Use fresh fruits and vegetables to decorate an event space. If the event calls for dessert, display the colorful desserts as
  • Natural light:Take advantage of natural light by hosting events outdoors or in a space with large windows.Candles also are a great way to add a bit of light to tables
  • Upcycled vases:Use old Mason jars and soda glasses as vases. This will add character to the space and eliminate the environmental cost of buying new vases.
  • Balloons:Look into decorating with biodegradable balloons.