9 Simple Secrets to Use Lace for a Vintage or Bohemian Wedding Theme
Brides who use lace for their wedding are either the ones who like things simple, yet elegant or are hopelessly romantic and love the idea of a vintage wedding reflecting an era gone by. Perfect for creating a dreamy setting, lace adds the right amount of vintage magic to uplift any celebration. Whether you’re planning a surprise bridal shower for your best friend, are a control freak bride taking charge of organizing the wedding, a DIY bride looking to cut-short her wedding budget or simply looking for wedding ideas without flowers, we suggest – Lace Wedding!
The range and variety in Lace came as a surprise as we went about researching this idea for you. If you think Lace is just lace, think again! Cutwork, Tape, knotted, crocheted, knitted, machine-made, phew! The choices are endless, but the results, simply outstanding!
This week we bring to you 9 simple secrets on how to ace your lace wedding or a vintage or bohemian themed wedding or bridal shower you intend to throw. Confused, how you can incorporate lace in a Hindu or Indian wedding? Think color and sky is the limit.
Play Smart with Lace Wedding Invitations
Invitations of any sorts give an indication of the theme to your guests. For lace wedding or vintage themes fine details can go a long way. Choose a lace ribbon to wrap around the invites or cut a piece and add them to decorate your invitations. Laser cut invitations too can create the same lace effect for your cards.
Try bookmarks instead of the mundane wedding invitation cards
Laser cut wedding invitations
Don’t Leave This Element out: Lace Decorations for Cakes
Current trend taking the cake industry by storm is the edible cake lace. This new entrant is surely a blessing for brides wanting to extend their theme to their wedding cakes. They look amazing!
Coordination is Key: Lace Wedding Table Decorations
Setting a lace wedding table decoration is an extremely effortless process. With the lace material doing all the talking, all you need to do is place a mahogany table, cover it with fancy lace table cover or runner, place vintage crockery – the kind with the floral décor on it and complete the setting with a classic centrepiece. Take a look at some of these oh so Pinteresting dinner table setting and dessert table setting we’ve collected for you.
Paper cut lace runners – the more the merrier!
Crocheted lace runners
Don’t forget the chairs
Tie the lace material adding a little flower elements or embellishments (if looking for something fancy) or simply tie a bow or cover it up, either way the graceful lace design will make it stand out.
Keep It Chic and Simple: Lace Wedding Centerpieces
Mason jars are a current hit as wedding centrepieces. Their unique shape simply sets an earthy tone to any setting. Burlap and lace is a winner combination to dress your centrepieces. Simply wrap them around the mason jars and throw in your favourite flowers.
For ones looking for options other than mason jars
Get Creative: Lace Wedding Decorations
Whether it’s a vintage, bohemian or a hopelessly romantic setting you wish to create for your D-Day using lace or lace patterns, we’ve collected all the inspiration you need. Steal it now!
Lace dream catchers – Perfect for a dreamy wedding or bohemian theme
Say Cheese without Breaking the Bank - Wedding Photo Booth
No wedding or pre-wedding, even birthday parties are complete without an inclusion of photo booth these days. You don’t need to be a genius to set this up. It’s as easy as ABC. Tie em up, place them on hoops or let them loose, using lace for wedding photo booth is that painless.
Do-it-yourself: Lace Wedding Favours
The best part about using lace is that you don’t need a professional help to fancy things up. Some cute DIY suggestions we give you here.
Remember, we mentioned earlier that burlap and lace are made for each other. If you’re planning to give your guests some homemade jams, pickles or parfaits filled in mason jars as wedding favours. Here’s how you can decorate them.
Simply wrap up the sweet treats in lace and tie 'em up with a cute little ribbon
Cute little noise makers – perfect giveaways for bridal shower or bachelorette party
And the end of it all, remember – it’s all in the packaging!
Feel Lightweight and Gorgeous: Lace Wedding Dresses
Lace – the delicate fabric is a perfect choice for brides looking for a chic and elegant option rather than adorning a 50kg bridal lehenga. From lehenga, co-ordinates, sarees to gown, here are some great design picks just for you.
Keep it Light: Lace Wedding Shoes
Whether its running around meeting numerous guests or those long posing sessions for wedding photographs, brides need footwear that are light on the feet. What better than lace wedding shoes? Grab these style and design inspirations.
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