Read on for the best places to get swoon-worthy wedding decor on the island.
Found yourself a brilliant wedding venue, and already dreaming of the spiffy decorations you’ll need to transform it into a magical day to remember (and have a gazillion photos of)? These days, you can sniff out awesome party props in Singapore for all kinds of enchanting styles and themes, from glitzy glam to vintage kitsch.
Aside from decorating joyous events themselves, the band of stylists at MerryLove Weddings also have plenty of props for rent, such as pretty vintage cups, cheery bunting, elegant gold birdcages and rustic wooden knick-knacks. They also sell smaller bits and bobs like paper pom poms, needle-felted boutonnieres, quirky bridal hangers and ring pillows.
Besotted with all things vintage? Styled Story has heaps of eclectic, elegantly worn-in flourishes to lend your wedding, from old school cameras and typewriters to antique books and wooden wine trolleys. This is a goldmine if you’re after sophisticated, storybook charm.
In order to make sure your wedding has a huge dose of fun frivolity, the happily-married couple behind this online party shop have amassed all kinds of delightful decorations. Take your pick of giant balloons, photobooth props, tasselled garlands, dessert stands and even hip pool floats.
Heaven in a Wild Flower
To give weddings that all-important wow factor, Heaven in a Wild Flower’s stylists have circled the world collecting intriguing vintage doodads to rent for your big day. Find your fill of prettily-painted flower pots, large mason-jar shaped water dispensers, classy candy jars, ornate cake stands, old school toys, decorative metal tins and rustic wooden crates.
The Joy Troopers
Want a collection of props that matches your personality to a tee? Together with a team of trusted artists, The Joy Troopers’ founder Hanzhi will design and produce customised props based on your whims. We’re especially fond of the nostalgic, local flavour their creations often have – think pillows shaped like White Rabbit sweets and iced gem biscuits.
For The Wedding
Who says faux flowers can’t be breathtaking? For The Wedding are amazing at creating whimsical yet romantic ceremony backdrops and arches covered in elaborate paper blooms. Other props they have for rent include birdcages and wooden signs.
This one-stop decor rental store has finishing touches big and small: romantic gazebos and arches, candelabras, artificial grass, cloth table runners, silk bouquets and lots more. Their specialty, however, is ‘eternal roses’ – real blooms that have been specially treated to last for months without wilting.
Decor Artisans, 37 Niven Road, Singapore 228384 (by appointment only), p. 6837 0887
Specialising in classy signage for happy occasions, this online shop has a neat range of laser-cut signs to dress up walls or the back of your bride-and-groom chairs. Want a little more pizzazz? They can also create custom designs for your photobooth, wedding arches and other stand-out areas.
Can’t stand the thought of having drab chairs at your wedding? The style-conscious folks at Pixie Box have your back with a collection of romantic white, silver and gold Tiffany chairs. They also rent out lovely vases, floral stands, fairy lights and flower arches.
Born from a dream of bottling all the glimmering stars in the sky, Midnight Sparks are purveyors of the next best thing: twinkling fairy lights. Their magical-looking LED range – available to buy and rent – comes in various lengths and eye-catching colours, from warm amber to midnight blue. You can also choose from battery-powered or ACDC-powered versions.