Pineapples have long been a symbol of hospitality. One look around Charleston and you will see them gracing door knockers, on lamp posts and there’s even a large pineapple fountain! In the past pineapples were a fruit only indulged in by the very wealthy. When placed in the dining area for guests they indicated the amount of respect the host felt for them. With a rich history like that it’s no wonder pineapples have become a popular decorative element in weddings! Placed on tabletops and woven into stationery suites, pineapples are always a friendly and charming addition to wedding decor! Check out this pineapple wedding decor below for some great ideas you can use at your wedding or party!
The delicious summer fruit can actually double as a festive accent at your bridal shower, rehearsal dinner or even a tropical destination wedding — and no we’re not talking about serving piña coladas with umbrella straws. From centerpieces to floral arrangements, we rounded up five unexpected and surprisingly stylish ways to mix pineapples into your tablescape.
Bonus: the prickly fruit symbolizes hospitality, so it’s a perfect way to greet your guests!