The vows that a couple exchanges during their wedding are the highlight of the ceremony. For couples that choose to write their own vows, this is the part of the occasion most likely to require careful thought and planning. After putting hard work into preparing memorable vows, consider memorializing those words as wedding vow art and gifts made from the heart. This is a lovely personalized gift that makes a heartfelt anniversary present or couple’s wedding gift. You can have this customized poster matted and framed for display at home or left unframed for inclusion in a shadow box or scrapbook. There are lots of ways to make your wedding day vows part of your daily married life.
There are many ways to display your wedding vows in your home. Here are some of our favorite ways to put a spotlight on this special part of your wedding day:
Frame your vows: Your vows will look like pieces of art when displayed in a frame to put on your wall or desktop. Framed prints are available in a wide range of sizes- whether you want a smaller 5x7 print or a sizeable 16x10 print.
Pairing vows side by side: Pair your heartfelt vows next to each other to remind you every day of your commitment.
Integrate your vows into a gallery wall: Style your framed wedding vows alongside other photos and pieces of art to make a gallery wall for your home.
Put together a wedding photo collage: Include your framed vows along with three or four other framed wedding day photos or canvas prints for a themed wall or mantel dedicated to your wedding day.
Make a wedding vow gift: Personalize gifts for your partner to commemorate your special day. You can design glasses vases, custom photo books, keepsake boxes, and more to make beautiful wedding vow gifts.
Shadow boxes are lovely pieces of art that you can make at home. Simply print out your vows and assemble another few items like a shadow box of your desired size, dried flowers from your wedding, an invitation or wedding announcement saved from your special day, a personalized coaster or other favor, photographs personalized coaster or other favor, and any other personal mementos you would like to display.
Arrange these items in a harmonious manner, securing items if necessary with acid-free adhesives. Mounting items on small spacers will create a dimensional appearance. This is just one of the great ways to celebrate your love for one another and showcase the words you exchanged on that special day. For more resources on weddings, get inspiration from the Shutterfly Ideas blog.