Free-spirited décor takes inspiration from decades past, a retro revival of fanciful florals and earthy details.
La Belle Vie: Romantic Wedding Décor
(above) Elements of gold—making appearances in goblets, flatware and a backdrop of
twinkling lights—add a regal touch to every event.
(above left) Put an antique table to work as a central location for desserts, place
cards, favors or a guest book—the options are endless.
(above right) Make a beeline to the romance section of a used bookstore: A stack of
vintage books can make the perfect anchor for a flower arrangement.
(above) Queen of Cakes is the, well, queen at whipping up subtly stunning
desserts, such as this ruffled creation.
(above left) Lace table runners dripping with lavish flowers will have your guests
oohing and aahing.
(above) Go ahead, smell the roses—or the ranunculus. Blooming flowers in shades of
blush are essential to this dreamy wedding theme.
(above) Besides the ring on your finger and your new husband on your arm, a sleek,
stylish clutch just big enough to carry the essentials is all you need on your
(above) Months before the event, set the tone for your big day with your
invitation suite; the colors, design and typefaces will give your guests a
glimpse of what’s to come.
(above) Square, rounded and all charmingly distressed: Instead of coordinating
chairs, consider seating your friends and family on slightly mismatched ones,
like these from On Solid Ground Vintage Rentals.