Congratulations on your upcoming nuptials! Themed wedding have increased in popularity over the years. If you are considering a Gatsby or 1920s inspired wedding, there are a few things that you should keep in mind to help you ensure that your celebration goes off without a hitch.
In order to completely pull of a Gatsby inspired wedding it is important that you know what all that entails. Therefore, you want to research the style and trends of the time. This will give you a better idea of the extent to which you would like to incorporate the theme into your wedding. It may also help you with selecting or incorporating your wedding colors, if you have not chosen them yet.
During the Gatsby era, glitz and glamour were the craze. Therefore, you will want to incorporate some of that glam to your wedding; however you do not want it to be too gaudy. If possible, strategically place props and genuine items from the era around the party. For instance, an antique rotary dial phone would be a fun addition and probably a popular talking piece.
Art deco wedding invitations are a perfect touch for such events. Not only does it provide necessary information, but it also introduces the theme right away. Within the invitation, mention the Gatsby theme, and if you would like for your guests to dress for the occasion, say so. Be sure to be specific, stating if you want them to go full out Gatsby style or if nice formal wear is preferred.
These tips will help you to bring your Gatsby inspired wedding to life. Feel free to tweak or add to any of the ideas to make them your own. The most important aspect is that you enjoy your wedding, so take the time to decide which elements should be incorporated to make you happy, and go for it.