Choosing the Best Theme for Your Wedding

Deciding on a theme for your wedding can be difficult. So many different options to choose from, and they all look beautiful in their own way. To help you decide, we compiled a list of the top 4 most popular wedding themes. Take some time to read each one and find out which is perfect for you!

The Traditional Wedding Theme

The traditional wedding theme is perfect for the couple who wants to show their love of simplicity and classic elegance. Whether you want a romantic outdoor ceremony or an elegant indoor reception, this theme has something that will fit your vision perfectly. Our most popular example would be the white and black wedding theme which features white flowers and decor and the classic black and white clothing for the bride and groom.

This classic wedding theme is perfect for the couple that wants to go back to a simpler time. The traditional ball gown style wedding dress has been around for centuries, and it is easy to see why. This style of dress features a fitted bodice with a full Cinderella-like skirt with crinolines and layers of tulle.

There’s something magical about having an outdoor ceremony in your backyard with lilies strewn across every surface or even an indoor reception where you can light the fireplace and set up a grand buffet. You will surely have an event to remember with this theme!

The Romantic Wedding Theme

The romantic theme is perfect for those who want to showcase their love on the big day! This theme ranges from a soft, low-key event with pink petal flowers to an elegant outdoor affair backed by beautiful greenery. Our most popular example would be the rose gold wedding theme which features romantic pink and gold flowers with a vibrant color palette perfect for any wedding.

Examples of the romantic wedding theme include white flowers, ivory tablecloths, and decorations with roses. This very traditional wedding theme has stood the test of time for centuries because it’s so simple yet elegant.

Elegant accents and decor show off your sophisticated, put-together side! This look could range from an intimate outdoor event backed by lush greenery to an indoor reception filled with rich velvet drapes and silver accents. Our most popular example would be our black and gold wedding theme, which features a black, gold, and silver color palette that will leave your guests breathless.

The Rustic Wedding Theme

As you may have guessed, there are fewer colors in this type of wedding as many modern couples are looking for a back-to-nature wedding. The wedding colors are more muted, natural hues rather than bold and bright colors. This theme is perfect for couples who want to tie the knot in an outdoor, rustic setting with nature’s beauty and simplicity rather than flowers and crepe paper.

The rustic wedding theme is perfect for those who want to show off their appreciation for old traditions. This theme can range from a rustic, outdoor ceremony to an elegant indoor reception with old-fashioned flowers and accents.

If you are looking for something simple but still elegant, the rustic theme is perfect! This look can range from an outdoor event with natural flowers to an indoor reception with a more simplistic color palette. One of the most popular examples would be the woods wedding theme which features natural, brown, and green colors that will give your guests the feeling of being deep in the forest. However, the most popular rustic wedding theme of all is the barn wedding. This is one of the top wedding themes in the south, especially North Carolina. The Duplin Winery is a busy wedding venue in the spring because of this!

The Vintage Wedding Theme

The vintage theme is perfect for those who want to show off their appreciation for old traditions. Crank up the old time machine and take your wedding back to the 1920s! It’s all open for your unique touch and interpretation. The guests will enjoy the trip down memory lane and the magical atmosphere of greater times gone by. This theme can range from a rustic, outdoor ceremony to an elegant indoor reception with old-fashioned flowers and accents. Our most popular example would be the vintage rose wedding theme which features blooming roses in every color imaginable to make you feel like royalty!

Consider these antique color schemes for a vintage wedding:

  • Copper and Black
  • Sage and Bronze
  • Dusty Rose and Black
  • Navy Blue and Gold
  • Dark Green and Gold
  • Teal and Gold

Tents and Twinkling Lights

As outdoor weddings are becoming more popular nationwide, there has been a surge in interest for wedding tents and mood lighting to bring a romantic, airy ambiance. Couples are incorporating natural elements in their wedding theme as well as fresh air. In 2021, it’s projected that outdoor weddings will be on-trend because it not only offers safety for guests but also vendors who might otherwise need to step out from behind their booth if inclement weather were present indoors or outdoors, respectively.

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