6 Colorful Tips For
Butterfly Wedding Themes
Butterfly wedding themes are the perfect option for a late spring or
summer wedding. While you don't want to saturate your wedding with
butterflies, you do want your guests to be aware of your wedding theme.
So, it is time to have some fun and plan your butterfly-themed
wedding. Below are 6 ideas to get you started for butterfly wedding
Start In The Beginning
The wedding invitations you choose can
help set the tone for your wedding theme. Choose invitations that are
decorated with butterflies (shown below) or even in the shape of a
This will drop the hint about your theme to your guests. You can start even earlier if you are sending out save the dates.
Bright blues, pinks and oranges are great summer
wedding colors, and they go well with this type of theme. Use bright
colors for your bridesmaid dresses and as accent colors for your
You can also use your chosen color for the groom and groomsmen vests.
An Exciting Finish To Your Ceremony
After you have said your
vows and professed your love to one another, finish off your wedding
ceremony with a beautiful butterfly release.
There are two options for this. You can have a mass release
from one location, or you can hand out individual butterflies to your
guests for release.
Many farms specialize in providing butterflies specifically
for special event releases. Search for one that can deliver to you, and
make sure you check references and get a guarantee from the vendor you
choose to go with.
There are several great ways to incorporate
butterflies into your wedding reception. Starting with your table
decorations, look for items like butterfly napkin holders as a way to
incorporate them into your decorations.
For flower centerpieces use vases that have been painted with
butterflies. You can also have your florist accent your bouquets and
flower arrangements with small decorative butterflies.
For a unique option use a tree with decorative butterflies hanging off the branches as your centerpiece.
Don't Forget The Cake
Your cake will be one of the highlights
of your reception. Have your baker or cake designer add fondant
butterflies to your cake.
Not only will they help to carry on your theme, they will also add a splash of color. Serving cupcakes
? Consider butterfly wrappers (below).
Finishing off your cake with a Butterfly Wedding Cake Topper
offers a beautiful, fun touch.
Send Them Home With Butterflies
Options for wedding favors
include filling butterfly-shaped boxes with candy (below). You can also
find other traditional wedding favors decorated in butterflies like
votives, bookmarks and photo frames.
Butterfly-shaped cookies are a fun alternative as well that
your guests are sure to enjoy. For more butterfly-themed wedding favor
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