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23 mermaid-inspired wedding ideas

23 mermaid-inspired wedding ideas


Written by Katie Byrne


Dive under the sea with these enchanted ideas for your celebration...

 

Let's start with the wedding dress.

Whether you want a just-slipped-out-of-the-water-shimmer or a full-on fishtail finish - there are so many gorgeous ways you can give a nod to your theme via your gown. 

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I mean - really.

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For your bridesmaids, think colourful and understated.

We love these shell-bikini-print shirt-and-skirt combos!

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Mermaid hair is our new favourite thing: think rainbow-hues and pastel graduations.

Click here for more pastel bridal hair ideas.

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For a more subtle look, think ocean when picking accessories for your hair.

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Let your oceanside setting influence your reception decor and details.

By 'influence' we basically mean 'dictate'.

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Look to the sea for inspiration when it comes to your dessert table...

For added decoration points, display your treats in a treasure chest - obviously.

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Shells. Shells EVERYWHERE.

Shells as candle-holders...

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Shells as bunting...

 

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Also: use shells for your place-settings. Pick them up from your local beach! 

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Plus: over-sized shells make for great floral displays, too.

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Look to the ocean for bouquet inspo, too.

 

Think shells, jewels and sparkling flowers!

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The perfect favour for your under-the-sea celebration? 

Messages in bottles, naturally. 

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Now: let's talk wedding cake.

Whether you opt for a film-inspired topper or more general by-the-sea sugar decorations - there are endless ways to include your theme.

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PS The new Purr Maids collection from Paperchase is filled with the sweetest wedding gifts for your flower girls.

Seriously. We're obsessed

Browse it here.

If your venue happens to boast a stretch of water - as one expects - you need a photo like this.

Divine! 

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Magical! 

 

 


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