We’ve all heard the phrase ‘your wedding, your way’ and in 2019, this is definitely going to be the case. We’re going to see personalised details, individual options, unique wedding ideas and everyone will be adapting wedding traditions to bring them bang up to date. This year will be the year of standing out so get set to make your wedding day your own.
The best individual wedding ideas
One of the ways that you can really make your wedding stand out is with colour. Bright shades are set to be super popular this year and no one will forget such bold and vibrant hues.
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So, the logical follow on from that has to be wearing a coloured wedding dress! This is a sure-fire way to stand out on your big day.
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Wedding stationery is also get to get bolder so embrace this stand-out trend now. Lush colours will be everywhere along statement prints and patterns plus there’ll be a return to elegant fonts.
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Get creative with containers! One of our favourite individual wedding ideas is to use unusual containers for your flowers. Is it time to say goodbye to jam jars and say hello something different?
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Make a change with your orders of the day AND make them useful too. Personalised fan programs are perfect for summer weddings.
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Dried flowers and foliage are one of the new trends for weddings in 2019 so make your wedding stand out with these unique decorations.
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Change up the traditional three course wedding breakfast and get guests involved. Serve your meal ‘family style’ to the table and give one guest on each table the job of carving. They can even wear a chef’s hat to really stand out!
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Velvet is making a big comeback and it’s the perfect choice for bridesmaid dresses, particularly for autumn and winter weddings. It’s an unexpected but fabulous option for 2019.
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Continue the trend for foliage but in a whole new way! Add greenery to bottles and fill with water for a fresh, stylish.
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Personal wedding ideas
Wedding celebrants bring a really personal touch to your wedding. Your ceremony will be absolutely unique – written from scratch and including all those things that are special to you. You can also hold your ceremony outdoors which is another special touch.
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Remember that you’re planning your wedding for you and your guests. Avoid the temptation to copy things you’ve seen on Pinterest and Instagram without putting your own spin on them. Make the details personal so that guests can link them to you.
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We LOVE signature cocktails and so do guests! If you want to make sure they find out where they’re sitting, why not turn a table full of signature cocktails into your seating plan?
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Add a little luxury to groom’s ensemble with monogrammed shirt details. This is a step on from the more usual cufflinks and makes a really fabulous yet subtle statement.
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Custom illustrations are one of our favourite personal wedding ideas for 2019. These oh-so personal invitations will definitely make your guests pay attention to the details!
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Take your wedding signage to the next level and really stand out! Neon signs are the most eye-catching decoration for your big day and they look great at home afterwards too.
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Instead of opting for traditional wedding lighting, stand out with personalised projections. These individual designs will really transform your day.
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One of the most beautiful personal wedding ideas for 2019 is scent. Using your favourite scent (or even creating your own) to enhance the mood at your wedding works so well. Candles and room sprays create a delightful atmosphere.
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Before you start to plan all the details for your day, make sure you’ve secured a fantastic wedding venue. Take a look at these unusual wedding venues for a unique day.