Have you already chosen a theme color for your wedding? If it’s red, then look no further for this article will give you some of the best ideas for your ‘red themed’ wedding.How To Organize A Red Wedding
A bunch or even a single, long stemmed red rose with the wedding card tied around it with a deep maroon colored ribbon makes an interesting way to give your cards to your invitees. You could design a red card with embellishments in gold, or even paint a flower with twirls and vines in gold and write on it with a white or even a similar gold colored pen. It makes quite a dramatic wedding card.
You could even have pink wedding cards with white flowers on the corner and a red ribbon forming a double stripe on one end of the paper. Make your wedding card by cutting out red hearts out of velvet paper and then write on it. If you want to add a gift with your wedding card then fill a basket with red fruits and berries and stick your card on the handle of the basket.
Spray paint foam balls of different sizes with red paint and decorate the walls of the venue with it. Add pink and white balloons too to make the place to look fun. Place red, scented, tall candles or even floating flower shapes candles on the corners of the room. You could also use red paper lanterns to hang from the ceilings.
Red glass lanterns could light the pathway to your venue if it is an evening party. For a day party, red crotons and flowering plants could be used instead. For the entrance doorway you could hang a string of red and yellow streamers or even strings of red beads. An arch made of red polka dotted party balloons also look cute and nice. And in the end, you could even decorate the limousine at the back with a string of red ribbons and paper fans!
For this you could place a simple white vase or even a jug filled with red and yellow roses, zinnias and dahlias. A simpler bouquet made of bright red carnations look equally appealing as a centerpiece.
A crystal vase with red handmade paper flowers looks simple and yet elegant as the centerpiece. Instead of vases, you could also use colourful tea canisters to hold your flowers.
Bouquet And Dresses
Make a bridal bouquet of brightly colored dahlias, tulips, maidenhair fern, and viburnum foliage. She could also carry a bouquet of red and orange ranunculus tied with a turquoise blue ribbon. For the dress, she could contrast her white bridal gown with jewellery made of rubies or even a pair of red, open toed pumps.
The groom could add the touch of red on his dress by wearing a cherry boutonniere together with a red and white floral printed tie. The bridesmaids, on the other hand could carry a bunch of red celosias olive branches to match with the color palette of the day.
They could wear dresses of the following styles –
– A burgundy red, one shoulder chiffon gown with bead work near the waist line
– A short floral printed dress with a layered a-line skirt
– A strapless satin gown in wine red with a side slit and a criss-cross strapped back.
– A short red fitted dress with white embroidery work on the bodice.
The groomsmen could wear flowers like scabiosa and eucalyptus fruit, bound in red-and-white seersucker.
A simple tiered white cake with red dots on the border looks quite nice and goes with the color theme too. You could even place a whole bouquet of red roses on the top of your cake to add more red.
Have a red velvet cake with butter cream frosting. Add fruits like cherries and strawberries on top to add more red color to your wedding cake. A completely red butter cream frosted cake with different colored sugar flowers surrounding it is yet another idea.
A set of glasses with red floral motif neatly packed in a box and tied with a ribbon make interesting party favors. Stitch your own handkerchiefs with the initials of each of the guests. Use red thread to do it. Add lace to the border to give it the vintage touch.
You could even gift your guests with a bottle of red wine The ladies could be given jewellery made of red beads or even red semi precious stones like garnets and agets. Red candies, jelly beans or even red homemade strawberry jam also make excellent return gifts.