The majority of times, when brides go for a rustic theme for their big day, they stick to neutrals, and natural accessorizing elements. But, with a rustic theme, it is perfectly fine to jazz it up with some girly-ness. Sticking some bright pastels, such as pinks and yellows will give it a unique and suave appeal. Other special touches for a rustic girly theme, can incorporate pearls and crystals that will had a touch of vintage. This is an absolutely timeless way to jazz up your rustic theme!
Vintage chic is currently a very popular theme for weddings, but the great thing is that even though it’s a very popular theme….each bride can make it their own, and have it be unique. The reason for this is because it is so versatile in colors. A wide range of colors, gives brides the opportunity to play with a LOT of flower types. Also vintage chic prides itself in elegance and simplicity, so it is a theme that won’t break your bank. In fact, you can find many of your decor accessories at thrift shops, or the very inexpensive section of craft stores. Here are some samples of vintage chic table settings. As you can see they are each very different, and unique in their own way.
Let them eat cake! Have a wedding inspired by the original Diva, Marie Antoinette! This theme is perfect for the girly girl, who wants to do something out of a fairytale. The great thing is that Marie Antoinette isn’t just out of any fairytale. This theme is one to impress through its luxurious details, and lavish shades of pastels. Pinks, light blues, and soft greens accented with hints of golds will make your day look like your guests have traveled in time to the days of the French Diva herself. This theme is not commonly used either, which is another reason to go for it! You will for sure stand out in the best way possible!
Table Linens are crucial to your event’s decor. Many brides take table linens for granted and simply choose white or plain colored linens. But, your reception will be a thousand times more beautiful and memorable with textured or patterned table linens. It helps tie your theme and/or color scheme together as one solid masterpiece. If you want to stick with plain colored table linens to save on money, you can choose to vamp it up with overlays instead. When doing overlays instead, textured and sheer are usually the best option.
DIY is becoming extremely popular within the wedding community. Some of the reasons are because with DIY you can cater to EXACTLY your taste and wants, and of course it is less expensive than hiring others to do for you. Here are some very beautiful, unique, and easy ideas you can also partake in to make your day extra special.
For a chic appeal to an Old Hollywood theme, blend creams, gold, and blacks, accented with whites. Vintage metals are ideal for accenting.
Very soon the new Great Gatsby film will be hitting theaters! We recently saw the trailer and it is magical. So much luxury, romance, mystery, and soft yet intense color tones. A Great Gatsby Wedding is a great theme to do for a Spring or Summer wedding. If it is an outdoor event you prefer, you can focus more on the whimsical garden aspect of the film. But, if you are doing the bulk of your event indoors, focus on a venue that has breathtaking chandeliers, and a dark oak facade. Lavender and Sage are some amazing accent colors for this theme. The majority of your event should be ivory and whites to give it that vintage feel. The accent colors will bring it all together of course. Accessories for your decor should either center around vintage would pieces, or fine silvers. It all depends on how lavish, or how cozy you want your event to look.
One of the most under rated colors for weddings is peach. It has got to be one of the most romantic colors to have at a wedding! It’s soft, not too girly, and very classic. It encompasses a beauty factor that cannot be explained verbally….only visually. Some great accent colors to accompany your peach color are mint, ivory, white, or tan. A peach wedding will be such a romantic hit on your day, that all couples invited will want to run out and renew their vows.
Remember those jars grandma used to store fruits, veggies, and make jam in? Well, those jars…mason jars, are the big craze now. They are very inexpensive, and can truly be one of the most beautiful and darling accents at your event. Mason jars are quite simple, but what makes them truly special is how versatile they are. You can do almost anything with them when it comes to event decor. You can hang them in trees with tea lights for a whimsical appeal, dress them in lace for a vintage appeal, or even make them into a romantic and timeless chandelier! These are just some of thousands of ways you can incorporate these humble lil’ jars into your event. The options are endless!