When you think of a destination wedding in the traditional sense, you may have thought barefoot in the sand beach wedding. Well, that’s not always the case – you could be jet setting to wine country in California or saying “I do” with the Eiffel Tower as your backdrop. But should a more tropical locale be calling your name, there are creative ways to infuse the beach theme into your event with a bit more sophistication than just sand in a glass. Shells typically make for affordable and theme appropriate decor, so today we’re pulling out a few ideas that may be a bit more unique than what you’re used to seeing for a beach wedding. What about a shell chandelier? Or a shell used as the vessel for your floral centerpieces? A shell necklace or bouquet might just be in line with your bridal style! Wherever you weave in these elements, remember – sometimes less is more. Pick one or two key areas to bring in these elements and it won’t overpower your beautiful natural surroundings.
Whether on the sand or in a ballroom overlooking the ocean, pull inspiration from the location you chose. After all, you traveled a long way to enjoy it!