Vintage Wedding IdeasVintage wedding are the old, new hype in wedding planning today. Nostalgia is no longer just the dusty remnants from your parent’s attic, but the beautiful centerpiece to your big day. Use some of these tips and ideas to help plan your very own vintage wedding.
Old fashion fair doesn’t have to come at a high price or months of extremely difficult work. The first step to giving your wedding the dated look you want, is giving your invitations that look. Visit a local print shop or invitation design artist to help make your save the dates and invites look like a telegram or an old Hollywood marquee. To add an additional touch, get engagement photos that are staged to look like iconic movies or photographs, then include them in your save the dates or display then on tables around your reception venue.
For the actual wedding ceremony and reception, less can be more. Creating an atmosphere for romance can be brought together with pieces like antique chandelier, a large quantity of flowers and greenery, and maybe even antique chest with cushions on top to serve as make shift seats. Quirky is charming as long as it fits the couples interest and mutual love for one another. Check out local thrift and antique stores for items that are not as frequently seen, uniqueness and a little aged beauty is the key to your dream vintage wedding.
Bring your dream old style wedding to full completion with lace. Intricate lacing is indicative of any classic wedding theme and can be incorporated everywhere. Lace your invitations, choose a dress that has lace in unexpected places, have lace fondant on your cake, or even napkins lined with lace. For the bride and bridesmaid dresses pick delicate pieces such as a birdcage veil, pillbox hats, and costume jewelry. Your vintage wedding is easy and will not require a time machine to achieve the look you want.