Toss colorful pom-poms instead of rice after your ceremony (and more ways to use them!) #Favors & Flowers#confetti#decor#steal-this-idea August 31 | Catherine Clark bijouxandbits Photos by: Sarah Kathleen Photos by Sarah Kathleen Do you know what Annie and Jose totally needed at their ceremony under towering redwood trees? A bunch of colorful pom-poms to toss for a killer photo-op. They're cheap, easy to clean up (make sure you're delegating that to someone to keep the venue clean!), and totally adorable in their little baggies. Feel free to keep the pom-poms after the wedding for craft projects (or in my house, cat toys). Or, if you've got some DIY time before the wedding, string a few of them into garlands for decor, backdrops, or even jewelry! More ways to use pom-poms in your wedding: Snowy white wool felt balls as decor or to toss Multicolour Tinsel Pom Pom Headband Blue Ombre "something blue" earrings Pom-pom keychain favors Pom-pom sandals Other rice tossing alternatives! Seven rice tossing and send-off alternatives for a very dramatic exit Looking for alternatives to rice throwing at the end of your ceremony or reception? Glad you asked. Here are some bitchin' ways to give your guests a reason to throw… Read More Get your daily dose of Offbeat AWESOME Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Catherine Clark Catherine Clark is Offbeat Bride's Senior Editor. In her spare time she loiters at her local library, makes art, watches movies en masse, plays video and tabletop games, poorly cooks healthy things, cuddles with her feline fur baby, and blogs at BijouxandBits.com. @enidjcoleslaw @bijouxandbits @bijouxandbits PREVIOUS Ready yourself for a carnal engagement shoot with vivid colors NEXT A sweet and chill farm wedding with an Old West vibe Show/Hide comments [ 0 ] Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Participate in this conversation via emailGet only replies to your comment, the best of the rest, as well as a daily recap of all comments on this post. No more than a few emails daily, which you can reply to/unsubscribe from directly from your inbox. No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy. Biz owners & wedding bloggers Please just use your real name in your comment, not your business name or blog title. Our comments are not the place to pimp your website. If you want to promote your stuff on Offbeat Bride, join us as an advertiser instead.