Wedding Ideas: Wedding Ceremony

Why You Really Should Write Your Own Vows

November 9, 2017 | nicole

photo by Abby Roses SHOP THIS LOOK   We’re not typically in the business of telling you what you should and shouldn’t do on your wedding day because we believe that every couple and every wedding is unique. However, the more we think about it, there’s one aspect of your day that we really (really) do encourage: writing your own vows. When it comes down to it, what’s most important aren’t the decorations on your […]

6 Unique Ceremony and Reception Chairs for Your Wedding

November 8, 2017 | nicole

photo by photo by Samuel Goh Photography While ceremony and reception chairs may not be the most exciting aspect of your wedding decor, they’re arguably one of the most essential! Your chair choice can actually have a significant impact on the overall look of your day, especially since most weddings utilize the same chairs from ceremony to reception. If you’ve been looking for options to have your guests sitting pretty on your big day, consider one of […]

11 Sweet and Sentimental Unity Ceremony Ideas

August 29, 2017 | juliette

photo by Darinimages The unity ceremony is one of the most beautiful parts of the overall ceremony because it is a visual symbol of two lives coming together as one. Over the years, it’s also become one of the best ways for a couple to personalize their wedding ceremony! From lighting a candle to creating a cocktail, couples are finding sweet and sentimental ways to make the unity ceremony their own — and we absolutely love it! It’s one of the […]

8 Ways to Personalize Your Wedding Ceremony

July 5, 2017 | nicole

photo by Grant Daniels Photography Arguably the most important part of your wedding day is your ceremony, so why shouldn’t it reflect your personality as much as your wedding dress or reception decor? Want to personalize your wedding ceremony, but don’t know where to start? We’ve rounded up eight unique ways to personalize your wedding ceremony so every minute from start to finish feels inexplicably like you. photo by Corinne Alexandra Photo Choose Meaningful Music Easily the […]

53 Head-Turning Wedding Ceremony Arches and Backdrops

March 21, 2017 | nicole

Gorgeous ceremony arches and backdrops transform a blank wall or clearing in the woods into the magical space where you’ll soon say “I do.” Ceremony arches and backdrops are an easy way to grab your guests’ attention and reflect your personal style with florals, beautifully draped fabric, macramé, or something totally unique. We’ve rounded up over 50 of our most eye-catching, head-turning ceremony arches and backdrops to inspire your own stunning ceremony focal point. Botanical-Wrapped Wood Ceremony […]

45 of Our Favorite Unforgettable Ceremony Moments

March 14, 2017 | nicole

photo by The Colagrossis Wedding ceremonies are known for being chock-full of emotion, from laughter to tears and everything in between. Today we’re taking a look back on our favorite unforgettable ceremony moments that had us laughing right along with them, shedding our own tears, and fist-pumping at the kisses that sealed the deal. A Burst of Laughter photo by Bruno Rezza; see more from this wedding here! photo by Melissa Marshall; see more from this […]

Why You Want an Unplugged Ceremony, We Promise

August 18, 2016 | nicole

photo by Lauren Fair Photography; sign by Marrygrams It’s no secret that we love keeping up with wedding trends in décor and fashion, but one of our very favorite trends of late is the unplugged ceremony. As weddings take a turn to more personal celebrations of love and community, it only makes sense that the focus would shift to a more present attitude throughout the day. While we’ve seen plenty of unplugged ceremonies here on […]

23 Utterly Romantic Ceremony Arches for Your Big Day

February 23, 2016 | nicole

  Ceremony arches make a big statement to guests about the look and feel of the whole wedding day. From the exchanging of vows to the first kiss, the ceremony arch frames each of the most important moments of your day. As you’re trying to decide between flowers, lace, or both, these utterly romantic ceremony arches from real weddings will help inspire you to choose the right design elements for your own! Make flowers the focal point […]

Thinking About Writing Your Own Vows? Read This First.

February 18, 2016 | carrie

You’ve got the entire wedding day planned, from the getting ready playlist to the sparkler send-off, but there’s still one important piece of your wedding left to figure out: your ceremony vows! Deciding whether or not to write your own vows is key when it comes to planning your ceremony. In fact, it’s probably the first thing your officiant will ask you. Will you recite the traditional vows? Will you opt for vows written by […]

Outdoor Wedding in Manitoba with Photos by Modern Pixel

February 13, 2015 | jackie

This classic outdoor wedding in Manitoba, Canada flourished with natural tones. Alissa and Chris exchanged their vows under a gazebo covered in beautiful green vines, which resembled the floral touches that topped the tables and cakes. Modern Pixel Photography captured the couple on the terrace where the ceremony was held as well as in front of antique windows which framed their intimate love. The Couple: Alissa and Chris The Wedding: Terrace in the Park, Manitoba, Canada The Inspiration: Garden party, […]