It’s All In The Stars

“A sky full of stars

And he was staring at her”

-Atticus

 

Delve into the universe of celestial themes that you can arrange for your starry stunner of a wedding! Celebrate in style with an intergalactic soirée as the sky above you is lit by a million stars and the glimmering moonshine. Here are some of our favourite elements that you can integrate within your wedding ceremony for a star-studded affair!

 

Starry Invitations

 

Photographs Courtesy: Jacqueline Patton Photography and C. Wright Photography

 

Make a sparkling impression with celestial themed wedding invitations. Choose a dark colour palette, with shades of violet, iridescent blues and a tinge of white to depict the cosmological model known as the Big Bang. Illustrate constellation style typography and symbols of the galactical universe for an enhanced creative look.

 

Galactic Tablescapes

 

Photographs Courtesy: Jack Rodriguez Photography and Anna Delores/James&Jess

 

You can’t go wrong with shades of blue to imitate the natural beauty of the universe. Incorporate cosmic constellations, contrasting floral décor and mirrored elements to add a enchanting touch. The use of antique, precious geode gemstones are great at augmenting the celestial wonder vibe. Host your reception dinner outdoors, under a sky full of stars to truly experience the gilded midnight magic.

 

Cosmic Confectionary

 

Photographs Courtesy: @elisawatkinsphotography

 

Feast on a widespread of decadent confections, from celestial cakes and sugar cookies to wondrous macaroons and galactic swirled doughnuts. Decked in scrumptious charcoal fondant and velvety buttercream frosting, go all out for your multi-layered masterpiece. The sky’s the limit for your special day! Opt for a number of petite desserts so that your guests can choose from a wide variety that would definitely satisfy their sweet tooth.

 

Eclectic Accessories

 

Photographs Courtesy: @alexmari_ via @greenweddingshoes and @megansaulphotography

 

For a subtle nod to your immense love for the celestial world, brides can opt for bespoke heels spangled with moonshine dust and starry motifs. Planetary inspired intricate jewellery is also a great way to incorporate the celestial theme. Wedding accessories aren’t just for the bride! Let your groom shine with a custom made constellation boutonnière as an ode to his love for astronomy.

 

Magical Backdrops

 

Photographs Courtesy: Laura Goldenberger and @ruffledblog

 

Set the stage for your big day, as you say your vows in front of a full moon ceremonial backdrop. Let your significant other know that you love them to the moon and back with this bohemian chic gesture! Stick to tones of blue for a minimalistic approach or for a bold statement opt for a vibrant see of colours along with crystallised embellishments for a look full of grandeur.

 

Iridescent Favours

 

Photographs Courtesy: Kate Sears and Etsy

 

Wedding favours that embrace themes of astronomy and astrology are the perfect ode to cosmic love and celestial nuptials. A giveaway encompassing a deck of tarot cards, a mini telescope, astronaut ice-cream and elegant jewels will surely be appreciated by one and all. Dancing into the moonlight, with personalised goodies your guests will be seeing stars!

 

 

Feature Image Credit: Zibetti Photo Film