Create the perfect 4th of July themed wedding by using these tips to incorporate a little red, white, and blue.
You will need
- Wedding gown
- Gemstone jewelry
- Bridesmaid dresses
- Groomsmen suits and cummerbunds
- Fresh flowers
- Fresh fruit
- Outdoor location
Step 1 Send invitations Send invitations in shades of red, white, and blue. Incorporate a picture of a flag, fireworks, or eagle.
Step 2 Wear wedding gown and gemstones Wear a traditional white wedding gown, but stand out by wearing gemstone jewelry in shades of red or blue.
Bridesmaids can wear the same shade of jewelry.
Step 3 Wear dark blue clothes Opt for dark blue dresses for the bridesmaids and dark blue suits for the groomsmen. The groomsmen can wear white or red cumberbuns.
Step 4 Use fresh flowers Use fresh flowers, such as red roses, delphiniums, and baby’s breath for the bouquet, corsages, centerpieces, and the cake.
Step 5 Utilize fresh fruits Utilize fresh fruits that are in season, such as blueberries, strawberries, and raspberries.
Use the fresh fruits for individual desserts or as decorations on the cake.
Step 6 Use white tablecloths and confetti Use classic white tablecloths on the tables, but sprinkle red, white, and blue confetti on the tabletops.
Step 7 Impress your guests Impress your guests with an outdoor reception ending with fireworks and sparklers.
Did You Know:
On July 4, 1776, America’s population comprised approximately 2.5 million people, compared to 304 million people in 2008.