(Closed) To Cover or not to cover… that is the question.. Chairs

posted 8 years ago in Decor
  • poll: Would you use chair covers on this chair?
    Heck Yeah! : (17 votes)
    50 %
    No, those chairs are fine! : (17 votes)
    50 %
  • Post # 3
    396 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: December 2014

    They realy aren’t that bad, but if you really hate them cover them. They aren’t super fancy or anything but atleast they are white and new so they will be in good cndition. Maybe you could think of a less costly alternative to dressing them up a bit?

    Post # 4
    3219 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: November 2010

    I would buy the covers.

    You might be able to find some used ones on here for a little less! Or maybe buy half new and half used if you cant find the right number used!

    Post # 5
    439 posts
    Helper bee

    I think they’re fine.  I mean, they’re not brown metal or anything.  I’d rather spend my money elsewhere than on chair covers, personally.

    Post # 6
    5153 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: June 2010

    I would buy the chair covers. You could rent them or buy them at a discount place online. I got chaircovers and am so happy I did! They looked fabulous and wonderful in the pictures as well.

    Post # 7
    1016 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: April 2010

    I think they are pretty nice and if white is one of your colors I would keep them ‘as is’ – I’m sure you can find somewhere else to spend the money!

    Disclaimer – we used chair covers even though I totally thought it was a waste but we had oooogly chairs to work with…it was worth it for us so I understand if you decide to get them.  If it had been up to me we wouldn’t have gotten them but now-DH insisted.  And he was right!

    Post # 8
    3575 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: October 2010

    I would by them.  You might be able to resell if they are in good shape afterward.

    Post # 9
    33 posts
    • Wedding: April 2011

    I would cover them.  That is a relatively cheap price.  I’m contemplating covering the chairs at our reception but it’s going to cost about $1,200 if I have the reception place do it.  Otherwise, I’m going to have to find them on my own.

    Post # 10
    1816 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: December 2017

    If covering them is not in your budget, then I would skip it.  Really, no one will notice.

    Post # 11
    6394 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: September 2011

    I have a weird thing about chair covers, they were the first things I thought of when I began thinking about getting married. So I would cover them, but I don’t think it will ruin your wedding or anything if you don’t!

    Post # 12
    759 posts
    Busy bee

    I would cover them.  Maybe you can rent some for less??

    Post # 13
    2858 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: May 2011 - Bartram's Garden

    I am totally, completely ANTI-chair cover. I just don’t like them. And those chairs are fine. Not beautiful, but plain white. They’ll blend in. If I were you, I’d put the money towards something else.

    Post # 14
    16196 posts
    Honey Beekeeper

    I think the chairs are fine. Save your money unless you really can’t stand them!

    Post # 16
    647 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: June 2011

    It’s not in your budget, don’t cover them.  If you end up with an extra few hundred dollars, it’d probably be much better spent on your honeymoon or a few date nights, or buying something off your registry.  Those chairs aren’t distracting and they’ll just blend in!  I think chair covers are actually way more distracting and weird looking than almost all chairs…

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