Wedding Trends 2019

With a smashing start to the new year, integrate these super themes and decorative elements within your wedding planning agenda. Keep on top of the nuptial trends that are soaring the social media platforms this year and learn all about the essential developments that should be on your priority list when planning your extravagant revelries.

 

Illustrative Invites

 

Photograph Courtesy: Rifle Paper Co./ riflepaperco.com

 

Whether you want to showcase your luxurious wedding venue, establish a set theme revolving around your unique love story or opt for sophisticated, stylish floral and bordered elements, illustrative invitations are personalised possessions of your special day. When you send out your exquisite, illustrated invitations, your guests will be wowed by the attention to detail and have a symbol of your matrimonial ceremony to look back on for a lifetime.

 

Experiential Entertainment

 

Photographs Courtesy: @benjamingarrettphoto and @slc_london

 

Looking for fun eclectic entertainment options for the reception of your dreams? Then, why not go for a silent disco atmosphere for a party vibe or hire an exclusive tarot card reader for a chilled out ambiance. Appoint a quirky magician and include a temporary tattoo stall that creates customised tattoos.

 

Sparklers To Smoke

 

Photograph Courtesy: @aga.tomaszek

 

Polychromatic smoke bombs are the new it-thing on the block within the wedding industry. A treat for your photographers to capture, these vivid smoke bombs exude flamboyance. An incredible pyrotechnical masterpiece, couples are drawn to these colourful concoctions as they are amazingly interactive.

 

What Floral Dreams Are Made Of

 

Photographs Courtesy: Jacy Hermes Photography, Greer Gattuso Photography and Jenny Collen

 

Vibrancy at its absolute best, colourful floral arrangements of all shapes and sizes are super on trend this wedding season! Go for maximalist styles like OTT blossom walls, pampas grass carnation archways and blooms that are dotted along the aisle. With ‘Living Coral’ announced as the Pantone Colour Of The Year, be sure to incorporate hues of coral and rust within the flora and fauna in your wedding décor.

 

Hand Painted Delicacies

 

Photographs Courtesy: Mathew Bishop Photography and Mango Studios

 

Still on trend this year are multi-tiered, hand painted wedding cakes and delectable dessert selection tables that are a must have for all sweet-toothed couples out there! Follow a theme close to your heart or pick an abstract pattern that fascinates you, either way a scrumptious creation is bound to impress your guests and come back for second helpings. Additional treats you could include are hand painted buttercream cupcakes, decadent macaroons and velvety mousses.

 

It’s So LIT!

 

Photograph Courtesy: Jami Laree

 

Electric ideas and bright lights make for a great combination! Neon wedding signage can be adapted as ceremony backdrops, a funky gesture to welcome guests and bar signage. Whether it be acrylic typography, cursive calligraphy or cool symbols, neon wedding signs are bold, contemporary statement installations that are hugely popular amongst the young couples in today’s millennial world.

 

 

Feature Image Credit: @rosshurleyphoto