Wedding Ideas

16 Incredibly Romantic Wedding Ideas

Posted on October 05 by Denise Potter

Isn’t love grand? We sure think so! The very best weddings are the ones that incorporate romantic details from the bride and groom’s personal love story. Whether it’s small tokens of their time spent together or a grand gesture on the dance floor—a little romance goes a long way. There are all sorts of ways to accomplish having an incredibly romantic wedding (while still remaining modern and cool!) Here’s a list of our personal favorites!

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1. Start with a playful, old-fashioned engagement photo.

A-Spring-Wedding-at-Shadowbrook-Shrewsbury-New-Jersey-Bride01-586x800From Toni and Toan’s Real Wedding at Shadowbrook; Enchanted Celebrations Photography

2. Get creative with rose petals. Line the aisle with them, scatter them on tables or even throw them in the air as you exit the church!

JenelleKappePhoto_McGrinley_044From Barbara and Allen’s Real Wedding; Jenelle Kappe Photography

3. Sew a little reminder into the back of your gown, or even your groom’s tie!

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Daryl and Jesse’s wedding at Shadowbrook. Brian Dorsey Studios

4. Set the scene with intimate lighting.

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JoelleFrank-405-533x800From Joelle and Frank’s Real Wedding; 1314 Studio Photography

5. Put it into words. Spell out LOVE wherever you see fit!

Nerdy-Chic-Wedding-Madison-Hotel-Conservatory-New-Jersey-Bride-I09A5200-800x533From Melissa and Karsten’s Real Wedding; Drew Noel Photography

6. Get a photo of you holding your parents’ wedding photos.

093_08-24-13-800x532From Lizz and Adam’s Real Wedding; Cliff Mautner Photography

7. Put your relationship timeline on display.

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Toni and Toan’s wedding at Shadowbrook. Enchanted Celebrations

8. Rock a vintage bridal look from your favorite decade–think Casablanca or The Roaring 20s!

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9. Have a “Ring for a Kiss” bell!

New-Jersey-Bride-Sarah-Postma-Krista-kohlmann-Dan-Klein-KristaDan_1087From Krista and Dan’s Real Wedding; Sarah Postma Photography

10. Say Anything: Pay tribute to your favorite romantic movie with a special dance or scene reenactment.

1866_Mer&JohnFrom Meredith and John’s Real Wedding; Patricia Doles Photography

11. Hang tulips from the ceiling!

Fashion-Feature-Rowboat-Kay-English-Photography-New-Jersey-Bride02-800x588From Nature’s Beauty photo shoot; Kay English Photography

12. Don’t forget the romantic music.

Garden-Wedding-at-Naninas-in-the-Park-New-Jersey-Bride25-800x533 Garden-Wedding-at-Naninas-in-the-Park-New-Jersey-Bride63-533x800(2) From Jaclyn and Michael’s Real Wedding; Michael Romeo Photography

13. Incorporate classic details. Like a garter or pocket watch!

A-Wedding-at-Oheka-Castle-New-Jersey-Bride03-800x532From Gillian and Steve’s Real Wedding; Jeff Tisman Photography

14. Monogram a handkerchief as a special keepsake for your flower girl. One day, when she is a bride, it will be her something old.

8161-533x800From Natalie and Adam’s Real Wedding; Jenifer Rutherford Photography

15. Get creative with lanterns. Line the aisles with them, use them as centerpieces or decorate as you please!

Garden-Wedding-at-Naninas-in-the-Park-New-Jersey-Bride152From Jaclyn and Michael’s Real Wedding; Michael Romeo Photography

16. And finally…let sparks fly.

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Toni and Toan at their incredibly romantic wedding at Shadowbrook. Photo by Enchanted Celebrations
Daryl Zweben and Jesse Hom's Wedding at Shadowbrook - New Jersey Bride
Daryl and Jesse’s wedding at Shadowbrook. Brian Dorsey Studios