By far the most popular time of year to get married, the Summer Wedding is one full of colour, vibrancy and hopefully, sunshine!
Suggested options for a Summer Wedding are outlined below:
Colours: Ivory / white with silver and lilac or pink
Stationery: Traditional stationery with flowers, butterflies etc.
Transport: Open top Vintage Car or Horse & Carriage.
Bride’s Outfit: Ivory / white gown perhaps with a small butterfly emblem embroidered in lilac and silver.
Groom’s Outfit: Top Hat and Tails in black with silver waistcoat and matching scrunch tie.
Male Attendants Outfits: Top Hat and Tails in black with lilac waistcoat and matching scrunch tie.
Bridesmaids Outfits: Lilac gowns.
Flowers: Chrysanthemum, calla lilies or dahlias.
Balloons & Decorations: Baskets of fruit, balloon arches, scented candles, flower garlands, white organza bows.
Reception Venue: Somewhere with large ornate gardens and scope for a Marquee.
Welcome Drink: Pimms and Lemonade.
Reception Starter: Crab and avocado salad.
Reception Main Course: Seared Tuna on a Bed of Rocket.
Reception Desert: Strawberries and Cream.
Favours: Personalised miniatures for the adults and personalised chocolates for the kids.
The Wedding Cake: Tiered sponge cake with strawberry filling covered in chocolate and decorated in chocolate coated strawberries.
’Evening Do’ Food: Individual picnic hampers for each table crammed full of goodies.
Music & Entertainment: Live Jazz Band on the evening. Barber Shop quartet for during the Reception. Fireworks.
For those of you wanting to find out more, we've a whole host of other wedding theme and colour articles on our site packed full of unique and inspirational ideas, not to mention our online wedding directory that's filled with venue decorators, balloon suppliers and more.