The Benefits of Using Chair Covers for Weddings and Events
When you’re planning a big event, chair covers might seem like a small detail among many. Guest lists, dinner dishes, music and your own look might rightly take the priority positions in your planning calendar, but that doesn’t mean chairs are trivial! The right chair covers for your event can tie your decorations together like no other piece in the room. They can be your chance to impress your guests, treat them to the ultimate comfort or bring out your creative side all with these simple and highly flexible decorative pieces.
Keep reading for the low down on why you should consider chair covers for your next big event, and get some practical style inspo to take your event chairs to the next level.
Chair covers protect your furniture
Whether you’re putting on a huge birthday celebration or clinking glasses after you’ve tied the knot, big parties are seldom tidy affairs. Drinks will be spilled, furniture will be scuffed and what once looked brand new may quickly become lovingly ‘lived-in’. What’s more, your chairs are likely doing the most work of all your decorative furniture pieces.
One of the biggest benefits of using chair covers within your decorative theme is that they’ll help to keep your chairs free of damage, stains, scratches and more. This means you can cross one more worry off of your list and get down to enjoying yourself with your friends and family.
If you’re hiring many chairs for your event, chair covers will help you keep them in good shape, and avoid extra charges for damage and excess wear and tear. If your chairs are your own collection, then using chair covers is the best way to ensure they have a long life in service, and can make an appearance at your events time and time again.
Chair covers keep your furniture on-theme
Coordinating the large range of furniture needed for any event is no small feat. With so many things to consider, like style, budget, materials and more, there’s a good chance that you will have to settle for your second or third choice when it comes to chairs.
In cases like these, chair covers are an easy, guaranteed method to match your numerous chairs perfectly with your decorative theme by
- Matching your chairs with each other - Chairs are likely to be the most numerous of your furniture items, with at least one for every guest! There’s a chance you won’t be able to secure enough chairs of your favourite type for your event, or you’ll have to handle last-minute guest additions quickly, leading to a mix-and-match situation. But fear not! By using chair covers, you’re ensuring all of your chairs have a matching silhouette, colour and texture, and nothing breaks the continuity of your furniture.
Chair covers come in so many styles and colours
Chair covers are a highly-flexible decorative choice, and there is a huge range of styles and colours out there to choose from. While it might feel easy to get overwhelmed with choices, it’s easy if you start with the basics and build your specific style from there. Some things to consider include
Chair covers can be used on a range of chairs
One of the biggest benefits of opting for chair covers is that they work with what you’ve got. Whether you’re using a whole stadium's worth of outdoor folding chairs, or you’ve got a small collection of the crème de la crème, there’s a chair cover that works for you. Whether your chairs have four legs or two U-shaped bands as their base, lycra chair covers are super flexible and can easily be mounted to a range of chair constructions. Even if your chairs have no legs at all - where there’s a chair cover, there’s a way!
So, whether you’re looking to keep it simple and stylish, or you’re ready to unleash your creative flair with the humble chair, there are so many practical and stylistic benefits to using chair covers. Start your search with an open mind, and you’ll be sure to land on a chair cover style that helps your event to be unforgettable
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‘Til next month xx