|Saturday Evening Post (1930) - Barclay 016|
With June being the most popular wedding month in many areas of the country, I am busting with inspiration for a modern military themed wedding. Therefore, I have compiled 10 of the most amazing military themed wedding ideas that I could find to help make this special event less worrisome and more whimsical.
1.) Your story
2.) Love birds
3.) Spruce up your favors
This idea is so fresh you can smell the succulent spruce through the photo. What a wonderful way to incorporate the army green and tan military wedding color pairing into your favors.
4.) Anything but boring boutonnieres
5.) The wedding that gives back
6.) Create a photo booth
|Danae Jones Photography|
7.) Go vintage
|Jodi Miller Photography|
If I could redo my wedding I’d plan a vintage military themed wedding. Rather than bright patriotic colors, go for vintage blues and muted reds. Use old suitcases and trunks to house gifts, and incorporate vintage military airplanes or other branch-specific nostalgia into the centerpieces and favors.
8.) Pretty postage
9.) Amazing military wedding venues
I had the honor of witnessing a wedding ceremony at the Air Force Academy Cadet Chapel. It is a stunning structure both inside and out. As a guest, I will never forget that wedding because it was truly an amazing venue. To incorporate the military theme into your setting, research local museums, banquet halls, and chapels related to your branch. Many bases are rich in history, and you can usually find both old and new structures that are sure to please. Most military venues must be reserved in advance for a fee, much like civilian wedding sites.
10.) Free wedding dresses through Brides Across America
I’ve just skimmed the surface of my finds. For many more amazing military themed wedding ideas, check out my Pinterest board. And there you have a happy lil' list of...