Wedding Theme Ideas - How To Decide On One

There are so many wedding theme ideas that you can come up with but to decide on one is a very tough decision for many people. How do you decide on one amongst all the exciting wedding theme ideas available?Click Here!

First, as the wedding is essential the couple's affair, choosing a wedding theme should start with the couple's preference. Your spouse and you may have different hobbies and passion but there will be something that both of you have in common and enjoy together. You may think about what it is and decide if that idea is feasible to use as a wedding theme.

Other References:

If you do not know what you want, you may take references and ideas from friends and family. Another way is to look through wedding magazines and websites for more ideas.

Some considerations:

When deciding on your wedding theme, you may want to take into consideration the following points:

1) Location

2) Budget

3) Size of wedding

4) Formal or informal

5) Time - do both of you have the time to prepare for a wedding with such a theme?

6) Weather - Is the theme susceptible to weather conditions?

Take your time to look for the most appropriate location for your wedding theme and look into some specifications your wedding theme may require. For example, you may have to think about contingency plan if your theme is weather susceptible. A common one would be the beach theme. If it rains, what is your backup plan? This is vitally important.

Now let's take a look at some wedding theme ideas you can consider:

1) Beach wedding theme

2) Seasonal wedding theme - Spring, Summer, Fall and Winter

3) Butterfly

4) Garden

5) Fairytale

6) Western

7) Asian

8) Hawaiian

9) Las Vegas

10) Ethnic - Indian, Scottish, Irish, Japanese, etc

There are many more...


In order to have smooth planning for your wedding, it is important to carry out your wedding theme throughout from the start to the end. After both of you have decided on your wedding theme, you start to make the actual planning of the wedding. Deciding on a wedding right from the beginning will help you plan your wedding easily. Everything you need for the wedding like the gown, wedding favors, wedding cake and invitation cards, will now carry your wedding theme. As long as you stick with your theme, everything else will follow accordingly. Just be careful not to overdo too much on your theme. Your wedding theme should not be overwhelmed with too many elements; it should fit nicely with the designs.

Going through all these thought processes and coming up with a wedding theme is definitely worth it. On the big day itself, when you look at the decorations, your attendants' dresses and the smiles on everyone's faces, you will know that your good work has paid off.