25 Awesome Valentine's Day Wedding Ideas
Make your Valentine's inspired wedding a romantic and luxurious affair. We've rounded up our favourite ideas for your February 14th celebration of love.
If you're choosing to get married on February 14th (or an adjacent date) with a Valentine's Day wedding theme, we've got lots of super romantic ideas for you. Whether you're planning an elopement or a reception with friends and family, we've got everything from Valentine's wedding decor to bridal fashion ideas so that you can celebrate your love with some of cupid's magic sprinkled on top.
Here are our favourite Valentine's Day wedding ideas.
In addition to the traditional red and white Valentine's Day colours, add a few more hues to your colour scheme to make it super stylish and romantic. We love red, white, black, grey and gold for an elegant look or red and white paired with shades of pink—perfect for a boho-chic wedding style.
Bling it On
Add some sparkle to your bridal look with bedazzled shoes and jewel-heavy bridal accessories.
Indulge your guests with a multi-course plated meal and wine pairings for a luxurious dining experience that's perfect for February 14th.
Set a spectacular head table just for the two of you to enjoy your first meal together as newlyweds. Bonus: check out these tips on how to decorate your sweetheart table.
Indulge your guests with a beautiful table setting too! Luxurious linens, floral centerpieces and piles of candles will up the romance factor for everyone in attendance.
Treats are a Valentine's Day staple, so add some cinnamon hearts, red candy, cake pops and chocolates to your guests' place settings for an extra sweet touch.
Colourful Wedding Dress
If there's a time to embrace a red or pink wedding dress, It's on Valentine's Day. if you love the idea but want to stick with traditional white, you can always change into a coloured dress for your reception.
Red Bridesmaid Dresses
Or, choose red dresses for your bridal party instead.
Let the groom sport the colour of romance with a red tuxedo jacket or burgundy suit for a dapper look.
Let's not forget about the groomsmen. Red accessories are a classy choice, especially when paired with grey or black suits.
Roses are Red
Let your wedding flowers do the colour work with red blooms in your bouquets and boutonnieres.
Bold Bridal Bouquet
Ask your florist to make your bouquet in shades of red using only blooms (no greenery) for a bold, beautiful bouquet like this one.
It's bound to be pretty cold on your wedding day so cozy up in a red cover-up like this beautiful faux fur stole. Bonus: we've got even more wedding dress cover-up ideas.
Red Wedding Shoes
If you want to be a bit more subtle with the use of red in your bridal ensemble, wear a pair of red wedding shoes or Louboutins with their iconic red soles.
Gift your squad with satin robes in your wedding colours for your bridal prep party.
Spoil yourself (and your partner) with some pretty lingerie to wear under your dress and on your honeymoon.
For a Valentine's Day wedding, we love the use of fresh flowers for table centerpieces. Go all out with full floral garlands or more budget-friendly with bud vases filled with a few carefully chosen blooms.
Heart-Shaped Decor Details
Decorate your venues with heart-shaped details, such as wreaths, signage, seating plans and more. You can never have too many hearts at a Valentine's Day wedding.
Personalized Wedding Bands
Engrave your wedding bands with a secret love message or your February wedding date. Or for something even more unusual, order custom rings featuring your fingerprints engraved to form a heart design.
Heart Wedding Guest Book
Looking for the perfect keepsake from your V-day wedding? Have your guests sign this wooden guest book customized with your names inside a heart graphic.
Amp up the romance factor even more with love song lyrics and poetry. Choose romantic readings for your wedding ceremony and hire a calligrapher to scribe your invitations, altar, aisle runner and other details with your favourite passages. Here are 5 Creative Ways to Use Love Song Lyrics in Your Wedding Decor.
Send a Valentine
We love the idea of sending your partner a love letter on the morning of your wedding, but for Valentine's Day nuptials, melt their heart with fancy stationery, ribbon and a wax seal.
Decadent Wedding Cake
Make dessert super delicious with a chocolate and raspberry or red velvet wedding cake. Ask your baker to top it with flowers, truffles, berries and macarons for an extra decadent touch.
Create a cool and comfortable wedding lounge area using velvet couches, rugs, soft lighting and luxurious draping for a space that oozes romance and style. P.S. To set the mood, we've got 30 Love Songs to Add to Your Valentine’s Day Playlist.
Put yourselves and all of your wedding guests in front of a red shimmer backdrop for photo keepsakes that capture Valentine's Day vibes.
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