Do you love the idea of vintage weddings? Is the Victorian era your personal favorite? How about the roaring twenties or the fabulous fifties? Let's plan a wedding with nostalgic fun.
The span of just over one hundred years has given us plenty of ideas for fun, unique, and excellent wedding theme choices. So let's see which of the vintage weddings that follow appeal to you the most.
Starting with the Victorian age, you could plan a wedding around a formal Victorian garden. Or perhaps a more intimate and casual early afternoon wedding with a Victorian tea party is more your style.
Parasols, lace gloves, beautiful blooms and Vintage wedding invitations are definitely required for this theme.
Victorian Weddings: A Garden Celebration In The Afternoon
Serve up some crumpets, tea, and old world charm with this Victorian wedding garden theme. For a change of pace, this outdoor vintage wedding will be held in the afternoon.
Victorian Weddings: Marriage Traditions, Customs and Superstitions
Are you interested in Victorian weddings? Learn about the traditions, customs and superstitions that guided couples during this vintage period.
Moving on, we have the Roaring Twenties with speakeasies and ladies with feather boas. Free-spirited and fun-loving, this era gave us some of the best jazz music of all time. So get out the flapper dresses, long pearl necklaces, and pinstriped zoot suits when attending this 1920s Wedding Theme celebration.
The thirties were all about Art Deco, which would be an excellent idea for an art-style vintage wedding.
For those of you who love to listen to the music of the big bands from the forties, our 1940's Vintage Wedding: A Theme Wedding From The Big Band Era should provide you and your guests with lots of nostalgia and sophisticated elegance.
The fifties gave us rock n' roll, sock hops, and poodle skirts, while the sixties were filled with peace symbols, granny glasses and flowered bell-bottom pants.
The seventies moved us into disco, Night Fever, mini-skirts, hot pants, and open shirts which displayed lots of gold chains and medallions.
The past century has certainly been a wild ride, with changes practically every decade and any one of these decades are an excellent choice when it comes to vintage weddings.
Take the time to look back at what decade appeals to you the most and then do a bit of research on it to find out dress styles, music choices, dance steps, decor, and other such information.
This background information will help as you make decisions on wedding colors, cake style, menu, decorations, favors - and most importantly - your bridal attire for the entire wedding party.
Vintage Wedding Invitations
Invite your guests in style. We feature vintage wedding invitations from the Victorian era up to the 1940's.