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How Geometric Wedding & Event Décor is Making Math Fun (Yes, Really)

geometric wedding ceremonial arch and lounge seating against ocean backdrop

The inner workings of the universe may always be a mystery. One popular theory posits that the world is actually made up of mathematical equations. At PartySlate, we suspect geometric wedding and event décor fuels the cosmos (or at least the latest trends).

Geometry is making its mark on weddings, corporate events, and milestone celebrations. Triangles, circles, diamonds — you name it — are all finding their way into mathematical-inspired event décor. From ceremonial archways to funky centerpiece additions, it’s time to indulge in the “theory of everything.”

GEOMETRIC WEDDING ARCHES

Couple exchange vows in a geometric wedding décor igloo-like structure | PartySlate

photographer: Ana Hinojosa and Sergio Sandoná Photography

This igloo-like ceremonial arch found its match with a twin bar set-up decorated in pampas grass and suspended candlelit globes. We especially love how crescent-shaped sofas served as ceremonial seating.

photographer: Ana Hinojosa and Sergio Sandoná Photography | planner: Mindy Weiss Party Consultants | décor: House of Kirschner | venue: Montage Los Cabos | invitations & print: Julie Song | videographer: Aaron Novak Films | entertainment: DJ Vikas Sapra, Giselle World, Mala Rumba, Isabella Roldan, Gram Musik, and Salon Acapulco

Octagonal wedding arch with views of the Marin Headlands of California | PartySlate

photographer: Moments In Time Media

This outdoor wedding ceremony in the Marin Headlands of California kept things simple with an open hexagonal backdrop — allowing the dramatic coastal landscape to steal the spotlight. Click to see how the bride’s wedding bouquet also captured the beauty of the surrounding coyote brush and sage with a rustic and whimsical floral design. 

photographer: Moments In Time Media

Twin triangular arches decorated with ombré blooms at wedding ceremony in mountains | PartySlate

photographer: Woodmancy Photography

Twin triangular arches decorated with ombré blooms brought a modern touch to this rustic wedding ceremony. Click to see how the floral color scheme carried over to the reception with a picture-perfect sweetheart table.

photographer: Woodmancy Photography | planner: She Said Yes Weddings | floral: Helianthus Floral Design | venue: Tannenbaum Event Center | Videographer: Davey Hibler Productions | entertainment: Brock and Steele Weddings & Tyler Stafford Music | bartending & caterer: Roundabout Catering | hair & makeup: La Di Da Beauty | transportation: Reno Tahoe Transportation

GEOMETRIC CENTERPIECES

Stacked cubed geometric centerpieces for B'nai Mitzvah party | PartySlate

photographer: Domino Arts Photography

Forget the vase. Towering geometric structures were the perfect way to display purple and white calla lilies. See how this trendy B’nai Mitzvah wowed with geometric décor throughout the celebration. We’ll give you a hint: Check out the lounge area.

photographer: Domino Arts Photography | planner: Chris Weinberg Events | décor & floral: Jose Graterol Designs | venue: JW Marriott Miami Turnberry Resort and Spa | videographer: Suzanne Delawar Studios | games: Cocktail Hour Entertainment | invitations: Executive Social Planners by Francine Luria | programs: Heyday Printing Co. | entertainment: Triple P Entertainment

Bar Mitzvah geometric centerpieces with a spiky structure that serves as a candle holder | PartySlate

photographer: North Shore Photography

This Bar Mitzvah was full of funky elements like sputnik centerpieces and geometric projection mapping. We also adore how glass tabletops reflected the shimmering décor.

photographer: North Shore Photography | planner: Tracy Fisher Events | décor: Epic Events | venue: W Chicago – City Center | entertainment: Flow Entertainment, Inc | videographer: Xpress Video Productions

GEOMETRIC SEATING CHARTS & PLACE CARDS

Wedding seating charts on table with boxwood paneling and giant white hexagonal dream catcher | PartySlate

photographer: Ray Santana

This elegant, floral-forward wedding dazzled at every turn. From the moment guests found their dream seating arrangements to dining under towering treetops decked with white blooms, every aspect of this celebration has us reaching for our cameras.  

photographer: Ray Santana | planner: Chris Weinberg Events | event designer: Jose Graterol Designs | venue: Adrienne Arsht Center | videographer: New Rez Media | caterer: Danziger Kosher Catering | entertainment: Tropics Entertainment | hair & makeup: Tatjana Terzic

Garden wedding with pink and purple geometric origami wedding escort cards | PartySlate

photographer: Nathan Jaffan Photography

Place cards received an upgrade at this jewel-toned wedding. We love the origami diamonds and cubes crafted in shimmering paper.

photographer: Nathan Jaffan Photography | planner: Despina Craig Events | décor: Abigail’s Flowers | venue: Brownstone Gardens | caterer: Nothing Bunt Cakes | entertainment: Four Leaf Entertainment

GEOMETRIC BAR AREAS

50th-birthday party with uplit ice-blue bar with geometric and fractured paneling in purple-uplit ballroom | PartySlate

photographer: C&I Studios

Everything about this milestone-birthday party was sleek and modern. From the LED panel bar with mirror laser-cut panels to a twin custom-built wall perimeter, the setting was a kaleidoscope of various textures. Even the floral décor boasted sputnik wiring.

photographer: C&I Studios | planner:  Linzi Events | décor: Event Effects | venue: St. Andrews Country Club | entertainment: Train 

White wedding bar with double diamond design and boxwood backdrop at the Ritz-Carlton Atlanta | PartySlate

photographer: Amy Arrington Photography

Accents of green and gold give this black and white wedding color palette a modern twist. We also love how a modern diamond motif is found throughout the celebration — from the bar area to the seating chart. Click to see

photographer: Amy Arrington Photography | planner: Eva Clark Events | floral: Andy Beach Floral | venue, caterer, and cake: The Ritz-Carlton Atlanta | tableware & rentals: Table Made | furniture rentals: Sejour Events | rentals: PeachTree Tents & Events & Indaglow Productions | stationery: From Sir With Love | save the dates: Minted | transportation: Greene Worldwide Transportation | beauty: Scoobie West | entertainment: Big Night Dynamite & Luna Strings | live artist: IAmNotMaggie | cinema: Justin Peay

A white raw space with a galaxy patterned reception table against a white wall.. A black cube cage hangs above with greenery and pink florals | PartySlate

photographer: Filip Wolak

This milestone-birthday celebration was a minimalist’s dream with clean lines and neutral hues. We especially love the geometric floral installation that transformed the bar area into a true work of art.

photographer: Filip Wolak | planner: Twenty Three Layers | décor: Van Vliet + Trap | venue: Hudson Mercantile | rental: Rentals |Taylor Creative Inc. | caterer: Pinch Food Design

GEOMETRIC LOUNGE AREAS

Transparent glamping igloo is lit up by blue lights in front of a wall of windows at winter blue corporate event party | PartySlate

photographer: David Keith

Every snowflake begins as a hexagon. This winter-wonderland celebration accepted the mathematical beauty of the universe with diamond-structured “igloos” and laser-cut backdrops.

photographer: David Keith | planner and décor: Evoke Design & Creative

Futuristic lounge area with geometric décor at space-themed corporate holiday party | PartySlate

photo courtesy of Rachel De Marte Events

This corporate holiday was out of this world with geometric décor and luxe furnishings. Even the bar area boasted a stained glass-like facade with a modern, geometric feel.

photo: courtesy of Rachel De Marte Events | planner: Rachel De Marte Events | décor: Kehoe Designs | venue: Adler Planetarium | caterer: Food For Thought | entertainment: The Gold Coast All Stars | photo booth: Smilebooth

GEOMETRIC BACKDROPS & INSTALLATIONS

Geometric blue, orange, and pink neon lights ceiling installation at electric gala | PartySlate

photographer: Show Ready Photo

Abstract lighting structures transformed this gala into a futuristic dreamscape. We also love how the floral arrangements complemented the geometric elements with interwoven wiring.

photographer: Show Ready Photo | décor: Blueprint Studios and Got Light | venue: California Academy of Sciences | rental: Blueprint Studios – Rental and Hensley Event Resources | caterer: McCalls Catering & Events

Golden pillar lights create a dome-like structure over a seating area at 50th-birthday party | PartySlate

photographer: Robert Hacman Photography

Lounge seating received an upgrade with this bold geometric installation. Oversized disco balls, suspended gold crystals, and aerialist performers were just a few of the details that made this party an event of a lifetime.

photographer: Robert Hacman Photography | décor: WOW Marketing |venue:JW Marriott Marquis Miami

Taking place on a terrace in a city, LED screens are on top of a tower and colored screens are staggered on the rest for private event | PartySlate

photo courtesy of Webb Production

2019 San Diego Comic-Con wowed guests with a 52’ truss tower that featured hourly performances and premier showings. The mirrored walls shone with ever-changing hues, perfectly reflecting the gorgeous surroundings in every color of the rainbow.

photo: courtesy of Webb Production | event agency: Webb Production | venue: Amazon’s off site activation at San Diego Comic-Con

Pillars of cubes stacked together are in the background of 2 people dancing at Spotify holiday party | PartySlate

photographer: Osh Images and One Night Cereus

Spotify’s annual holiday party was as sweet as ever with these up-lit sugar cube installations. Other intergalactic elements included a glitter face-painting station, a space-immersion arcade, and extra-terrestrial performers — not to mention a performance by Beck himself.

photographer: Osh Images and One Night Cereus | planner: TINSEL Experiential | décor: Pegasus Productions and BML Blackbird | venue: Grand Prospect Hall | rentals: Taylor Creative Inc. | caterer: Pinch Food Design | entertainment: Beck | photobooth: A1-Array

Mine Safety Appliances Company's 100 Year Celebration with Green Geometric Décor Uplit Structure Spelling Out MSA | PartySlate

photographer: LUXE Creative

The Mine Safety Appliances Company drew all eyes at their 100-year celebration with custom up-lit signage — we love how its construction made a clever nod to mining excavation. The same motif played out with geometric-shelving units used to display colorful hard hats.

photographer: LUXE Creative | planner: Soirée By Souleret | décor: LUXE Creative | venue: Heinz History Center | rentals: All Occasions Party Rental and Mosaic Inc


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