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25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas

25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas | CHWV

Whether you’re planning a budget wedding or going OTT – our amazing wedding ideas are bound to make maximum impact.

Every bride wants to plan a wedding day to impress her guests. From the dress to the décor – everything needs to be sensational. Sometimes, finding wedding ideas that are innovative and impressive can be difficult – especially if you are on a budget. With this in mind, we’re sharing some of the best wedding ideas with options to suit all themes, tastes and budgets.

25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas | CHWV

1. Puppy love

Pets are part of the family – so why not give your canine a starring role in your wedding? Don’t forget to make sure he or she is dressed for the occasion – it’s their outfit that will really impress your guests!

25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas - Puppy love | CHWV

Image Courtesy of Volatile Photography

25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas - Puppy love | CHWV

Image Courtesy of Thecablook Fotolab

2. Sugary sweet

Imagine guests’ faces as they walk into your reception space to find a doughnut wall, covered in pretty and delicious creations. We can’t think of a better way to kick-start a party, plus it’s inexpensive too!

25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas - Sugary sweet | CHWV

Image Courtesy of Kalm Kitchen

3. Rosy posy

Wow friends and family with an alternative backdrop – one you stand behind rather than in front of. This gorgeous rose backdrop frames you and your guests perfectly and has to be one of the prettiest props we’ve seen.

25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas - Rosy posy | CHWV

Image of Courtesy of Daily Mail

4. Champagne kisses

If you’re looking to host the perfect party, a stunning champagne tower is a must. The creation will not only wow guests, it also offers an opportunity for an amazing newlywed shot.

25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas - Champagne kisses | CHWV

Image Courtesy of Ashley Ludaescher Photography

5. Floral drama

Flowers are ideal for helping you create jaw-dropping wedding designs – especially if you’ve got a big budget. We love this enchanted ceremony space styled with the most incredible floral design.

25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas - Floral drama | CHWV

Image Courtesy of Revelry Event Designs

6. The unicorn of cakes

For some it’s all about the dress, for others, it’s all about the décor, but for many, the wedding cake is a major element of the day. And if you’re looking for a fun, pastel-themed design guaranteed to get guests talking, you can’t go wrong with this Anges De Sucre ‘Horn of the Unicorn’ design.

25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas - The unicorn of cakes | CHWV

Image Courtesy of Anges de Sucre

7. Hippy shake

When guests wait to see you arrive in your stylish wedding car, wow them with a car adorned with a hippy-inspired floral design.

25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas - Hippy shake | CHWV

Image Courtesy of Zosia Zacharia Photography

8. Crafty calligraphy

Sometimes, it’s the little details that really impress your guests – like this beautiful calligraphy menu. Although simple, it’s sure to have a lasting impact.

25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas - Crafty calligraphy | CHWV

Image Courtesy of Austin Gros Photography

9. Bubbles, bubbles everywhere

Excite guests with an alternative to confetti – bubbles! Adults will love it, kids will love it and so will you. Plus, it will look amazing in all your wedding photos!

25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas - Bubbles, bubble everywhere | CHWV

Image Courtesy of Johnny Fenn Photography

10. Let it sparkle

If you can’t afford a firework finale, don’t fret. A sparkler send-off is just as likely to impress your guests. It’s also super affordable too and widely accepted at most venues.

25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas - Let it sparkle | CHWV

Image Courtesy of Victoria Hamilton Photography

11. Confetti showers

Watch your guest gasp as the two of you are showered with confetti or glitter during your first dance.

25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas - Confetti showers | CHWV

Image Courtesy of Sonya Khegay Photography

12. Wedding piñata

Add a fun touch to your celebrations with a wedding piñata, guaranteed to get everyone in the party mood. You could also have separate piñatas for kids to keep them occupied.

25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas - Wedding | CHWV

Image Courtesy of He and She Photography

13. Milky bar kids

Watch your littlest guests’ jaws drop as they’re presented with their own milk and cookies display. An alternative to cocktails and canapés, this kid-friendly feast is sure to win their hearts.

25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas - Milky Bar Kids | CHWV

Image Courtesy of Matt Bowen Photography

14. Inspired by nature

Create an impressive wedding reception space with details that are simple and extravagant at the same time. We think these wedding table trees are beyond amazing!

25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas - Inspired by nature | CHWV

Image Courtesy of Marianne Taylor Photography

15. Blooming beautiful

If, like most brides, you’re looking for a jaw-dropping dress, why not opt for a beautiful floral embellished gown?

25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas - Blooming | CHWV

Image Courtesy of Claire Pettibone

16. Stairway of love

Set the scene for a truly stunning wedding with a stylishly decorated stairway. Of course, going OTT is a must in creating this wedding idea!

25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas - Stairway of love | CHWV

Image Courtesy of Jeff Leatham

17. First bounce

All the cameras will come out when you ditch the first dance in favour of a first bounce. Of course, a bouncy castle is sure to wow even if you do decide on a traditional first dance.

25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas - Bouncy Castle | CHWV

Image Courtesy of Boynton Wedding Photography

18. Retro romance

Opt for a unique reception activity with your very own retro tattoo station. Don’t forget to show off your new ink in your retro photobooth!

25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas - Retro romance | CHWV

Image Courtesy of Doris Loves

19. All things bright and beautiful

You needn’t splash out to create an eye-catching wedding display. Combining gorgeous bright colour is a great way to design a setting sure to impress your guests.

25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas - All things bright and beautiful | CHWV

Image Courtesy of Justin and Mary Weddings

20. Season’s harvest

One of our favourite wedding ideas is the use of fruit and vegetables to create a season’s harvest-inspired display. Pretty and unusual, it’s bound to get guests talking.

25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas - Season's | CHWV

Image Courtesy of Sylvie Gil Photography

21. Chic chandeliers

For a truly glamorous setting, style your day with sparkling chandeliers. For wow-factor style, make sure you don’t stop at one!

25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas - Chic chandaliers | CHWV

Image Courtesy of Rachel Aclingen Photography

22. Wedding freakshakes

Whet guest’s appetites with a sugary sweet treat that’s both Instagram-worthy and super tasty. They won’t believe what they’re being served.

25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas - Wedding freakshakes | CHWV

Image Courtesy of Poppy Talk

23. Storybook romance

Enjoy a fairy-tale-inspired day with a storybook backdrop, bound to add a swoon-worthy touch to your wedding. Don’t forget the tiara and the fairy-tale gown too!

25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas - Storybook romance | CHWV

Image Courtesy of Jessie Holloway Photography

24. The icing on the cake

If your budget allows, go all out with a five, six or seven tier wedding cake. If anything says celebrity style, it’s a multi-tier decadent cake.

25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas - The icing on the cake | CHWV

Image Courtesy of Sylvia Weinstock

25. Twinkle lights

Twinkle lights add magic and charm to a wedding and look super effective. Best of all, they’re affordable too and a great way to add an amazing touch to your setting.

25 Jaw Dropping Wedding Ideas - Twinkle lights | CHWV

Image Courtesy of Jamie Rae Photography

 

Maybe something more laid-back and low-key is your style? Then have we got the perfect thing for you! A hygge way of life is all the rage at the moment so check out How To Have The Perfect Hygge Wedding and celebrate with a relaxed and stress-free day!

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