There’s no denying that traditional weddings certainly have an appeal. The fluffy dress, matching white roses, a grand cathedral venue swarming with every person the groom and bride have ever met. But this typical ceremony has certainly grown tiresome, predictable even. It’s 2014 and weddings should be more personal and unique. Here are some tips on how to make a wedding something more spectacular than fitting the emblematic image from a bridal catalogue.
This way, the dress will truly feel personal to the bride. Also this will certainly save some money while maintaining style. Its even better if she chooses to revamp it to her own liking.
Personally Designed Ring
There are many jewelers who offer this option. It’s a ring that the bride will wear forever, it should be exactly her taste.
Change Up the Bouquet
Bouquet’s at weddings always tend to look the same, comprised of the standard wedding flowers. The bride should design a unique bouquet comprised of the flowers she finds the most beautiful. There are so many options with flowers, why should someone settle for lilies or roses?
Hued Bridesmaids Dresses
The bride shouldn’t settle on just one color for her bridesmaids dresses. Especially when a variation or color scheme is so much more appealing for both parties involved.
Crafted Invites/Magnetic Save the Date
Personally designed invites are much more likely to get the guests excited about the party. Plus, it’s a perfect way to indicate that a crafty, fun wedding is on the horizon. The option of making a magnetic save the date card is now available. This is a perfect way to ensure the effectiveness of this reminder.
DIY Center Pieces
There is so much that can be done with a centerpiece, especially when it’s handcrafted. Additionally, there’s no need to put a limitation on the materials that can be used.
These can be worn with or without a vail. A flower crown is sure to make a bride feel like she’s having the fairytale wedding that she’s always dreamed about.
Flip-Cup Reception Game
Weddings should be a celebration, and what’s a celebration without some drinking games to make the night memorable? Plus organizing teams is sure to be interesting.
Serve Your Favorite Type of Food
Whether it be chinese food or veal, the bride deserves the food she loves. There should be options for the guests but serving up the bride’s favorite food is sure to make her day feel like her own.
Sparklers are celebratory and playful. They also look lovely in photographs. Sparklers can be smokeless. They are also available in heart shapes to add a special, romantic touch to these favors.
Mason Jar Lighting
What’s an indie-anything without mason jars? Mason jars are charming and look stunning at a wedding reception.