Lights, Camera, Action! The glamour, glitz, romance and drama of Old Hollywood has hit the wedding world. Creating its own niche within the ever so popular Vintage Wedding theme, Old Hollywood weddings borrow from the romance of vintage with a touch more drama and sophistication.
The Old Hollywood wedding theme is inspired from a time gone by when everything was done over the top and perfectly styled. This look works perfect for couples looking for a themed wedding or those just looking for a high styled wedding.
Old Hollywood Themed Weddings
- Theater or Movie Premier
- Speak Easy
- Great Gatsby
- Or simply a fabulously high styled wedding that borrows elements from Old Hollywood theme.
Setting the scene, Old Hollywood inspired weddings can go in several directions when it comes to palette choices, keeping this theme very versatile. Metallics like gold and silver are a must whether as main players or just as accents. Soft pinks, white and creams play up the vintage and romantic mood. Styled with the right elements the softer hues can evoke the same kind of high end style as richer tones. Deep reds and romance go hand in hand, pair with black for the dramatics of Hollywood theater and red carpet events.
Developing the plot, with color choices laid out lets now talk about Old Hollywood wedding decor. Everything with Old Hollywood decor is set to a higher standard, more is more. But this doesn’t mean you have to go broke styling this theme. With the right elements you can get a high end look at an affordable cost. Tip: Purchase items in bulk, splurge on a few big ticket items and pull everything together with inexpensive extras as accents.
Old Hollywood Wedding Decor
- Tall, grand arrangements.
- Candles from votives to candelabras.
- Gold and Silver accents in everything.
- Feathers in bouquets and centerpieces.
- Bling, from rhinestone tables runners, wraps, crushed glass vase fillers to hanging crystals and garland.
Opening night, now its time to pull our whole look together. Pair your Old Hollywood color palette with romantic, lush flowers. Roses, anemones, calla lilies, even orchids are lush choices for flower arrangements.
With palette and color choices made tie in decor items to style the high end wedding look you’ll need to pull off an Old Hollywood wedding. Tall vases, numerous candles in a variety of heights, feathers and bouquet wraps in rhinestones or pearls, feathers and hanging crystals for arrangements and crushed glass can be used as vase fillers or on tables.