Creative Wedding Themes
You have several wedding themes to pick from. Choosing a wedding theme for your big day can be one of the hardest decisions you can make in the early planning stages.
Do you want to go rustic, romantic or chic and modern?
Once you’ve made your final decision on the wedding theme you can then get started with getting all the bits and pieces pulled together to make it a reality.
What are the most popular wedding themes?
I have been planning weddings for a while one and some of the most popular wedding themes seem to be the rustic wedding themes and the romantic or traditional wedding themes.
In the past 3 years, I have planned more rustic weddings than any other wedding style.
Keep in mind that you can create any wedding style just as simple as picking the right wedding venue, the right color schemes, and the right aesthetic.
You do not need to stick with the popular wedding themes, try to add your own style to it to make it different.
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How To Choose A Wedding Theme
If you have hired a wedding planner or a wedding designer, they might be able to help you with the process of choosing the right wedding theme.
If you are not sure exactly what a wedding planner does, this post will help you.
Before deciding and sticking to a wedding theme, think about your wedding venue.
Find inspiration using your venue and build your theme around that. The venue will certainly set a tone for your aesthetic, be sure to use that.
Think about your personal style when planning your day. Don’t forget to think outside the box and find alternative wedding themes.
Stay away from wedding trends as these seem to come and go. And keep the wedding season in mind when choosing your wedding theme.
But definitely go with a wedding theme that makes you happy as a couple.
Here is a List of Wedding Themes to choose from:
We’ve put together a list of 8 wedding themes that could inspire you in making a decision about your own wedding.
Soft color palettes, delicate lighting and plenty of flower arrangements are typical for a romantic wedding theme.
Think soft pastels for bridesmaid gowns, hanging lights or even chandeliers and pretty romantic font for use on your wedding invitations and name cards.
If you are thinking that a romantic wedding theme best describes you, this elegant wedding at the Delafield Hotel will just melt your heart!
Venue: Delafield Hotel
Vintage Wedding Themes
Take inspiration from decades past with a vintage theme.
Look for antique feeling decor for your ceremony and reception.
Things like weathered doors and worn seating can help, along with retro items like typewriters or books for decoration.
Use a vintage car like an old Volkswagen to make your get-away and complete your vintage wedding theme.
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Casual Outdoor Wedding
If you are dreaming of a casual wedding the perfect solution could be an outdoor themed wedding.
Create a relaxed feel with pretty decorations hanging from trees and strings of lights to create the mood when nighttime falls.
Of course, you don’t have to be outdoors to have that outdoor feel.
Bring the outside in by decorating your space with plenty of greenery and look at venue options where you can always see the outside by means of large open doors or windows.
Photographer: Matthew Davis Studio
Bohemian Wedding Theme
A popular wedding theme is bohemian, and it’s easy to see why.
With simplistic but elegant decorations along with colorful oriental touches like rugs and pillows, the boho theme is the perfect way to say “I do” in a beautiful and care-free manner.
This is actually one of the most popular wedding themes.
Check out these extremely romantic bohemian wedding dresses that are perfect for any style.
If you are one that loves to stick to tradition then run with it.
Have a completely black-tie affair and pull out all the stops with grand table settings with a full sit-down dinner and ornate flower arrangements, even on the cake.
Top it all of with an exquisite head table to keep to traditional roots.
Tropical Wedding Theme Ideas
If a beach wedding isn’t quite within reach but you still want to have a tropical feel, you can.
All you need is plenty of plants like palm fronds and neon florals teamed with a laid-back decor and you have a tropical, beach-inspired wedding.
Top it off with a signature beachy cocktail and you’ll never notice the difference.
Winter is a beautiful time of year to get married and a theme of itself.
Help create a warm and cozy decor with an open fire and dark, soft furnishings.
Hope for a bit of snow on the day or create your own to get the most beautiful wedding pictures to look back on forever.
Here are 5 Winter Wedding Tips to follow for a flawless day!
Alternative Wedding Themes
For those that don’t follow tradition or take the usual beaten track, an alternative wedding could be the theme you’re looking for.
Pick colors that work for you and your partner and inject your own personality into it by decorating your space with things that define you.
Push the boundaries and create something that is completely matched to your own personality.
If you are not sure where to start, think movies, your favorite tv shows, Disney weddings and more.
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