When the biggest day of your life comes around, you want everything to be perfect. You want the events of the day to etch themselves into your memory like a beautiful painting you can admire and reflect on. If you want to feel like you're stepping into a fairy-tale, there are certain elements you're going to need to make it unforgettable.

 

Candles

Events are more memorable when there is positive energy and atmosphere, which can be attained with a beautiful selection of scented candles. Imagine walking down the aisle with that calm, relaxing fragrance surrounding you. Candles also give off a gorgeous glow, giving the room a warm and serene feel.

 

Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue

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We've all heard that iconic wedding rhyme over the ages. Why not bring an individual touch to a universal practice? For something old, consider a family heirloom or a set of treasured photographs that can be reproduced on your place cards, order of service or bunting. To find out more about how you can make the event more unique to you and your partner, check out this brilliant series of articles.

 

Organising the Guests

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You want to have a plethora of friends and family there to see you on your big day, and you need to make it as memorable for them as it is for you. Get off to a great start by designing a table plan so that no one is left confused. You will need table names and numbers in a matching design and paper. Why stop there? Paper can be used for many fun additions to your wedding day. Try adding a gorgeous display where the guests can attach a card to the wall wishing the happy couple good luck.

 

Marry by the Seasons

When planning a wedding you’ll be taking so many things into consideration - you may totally forget about the seasonal impact. If you’re having a Summer or Autumn wedding you can use this as your wedding theme. Adding seasonal foods and flowers to really make it pop!

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Getting married in the wintertime also makes for a great setting. Imagine a blanket of snow in the background, furs aligned on beautifully carved chairs, perhaps even add a few Christmas lights. Brides may have dreamed of a white wedding, but imagine getting married in a Winter Wonderland.

 

These are but a few of the key pointers that will make your event a joyous celebration of your union that no one will forget anytime soon.