Our Favorite Luxury Wedding Ideas For Your Big Day

This is your big day, and you are going ALL OUT! We understand that you want the best of everything for your perfect glamorous wedding day, and you shall have what you wish for!
If you are all about glitz and glam and you want your wedding mood to be luxurious and elegant, then luxury wedding decor ideas and touches will certainly make your day extra special!
These fancy wedding decor ideas are actually useful for every bride, no matter her style. Indeed even a rustic or boho bride can use one of the below ideas to elevate her wedding theme and take it to the next level by adding a few elegant wedding touches.

So, let us inspire you with some of our favorite luxury wedding ideas to add a little sophistication & style to your glamorous wedding!

Announce your big day with luxury wedding invitations

Think vellum envelopes, acrylic invitations, wax stamps, bespoke design and a delicate color palette and you have yourself the most elegant way of letting your loved ones know the date of your special day.

Stationery: Margo & Bees

Rent a luxury vintage wedding car

Arrive in style: opt for a vintage or fancy wedding car and make a statement! Plus, such cars make an awesome wedding photo backdrop!

Photo: Andrew Bayna via Bridal Guide

Make a statement wedding entrance

Make a show-stopping entrance with bespoke luxurious wedding aisles using reflecting mirrors adorned with a plethora of flowers like this gorgeous bride.

Photo: Elisabeth Messina | Florist:  Jeff Leatham Studio | Designer:  Revelry Event Designers | Planners:  Sacks Productions

Have a bespoke luxurious wedding altar

Build your own customized wedding altar and arch for that wow-effect, especially when you have a beautiful backdrop like this one:

Photo: Aria Iasadora and Zach Hilty for BFA Weddings | Planner:  GLDN Events

Surround yourself with blooms

You cannot have enough flowers, especially for luxury weddings. Wrapping your venue with flowers or scattering them everywhere will add that pretty, sophisticated, and romantic touch to your glamorous day.

Planner & Designer: Details Details | Florals: Eucharis Inc. | Photo: John & Joseph

Build a statement dance floor

Every detail in your wedding decor conveys that elegant and fancy feel, so should your dance floor. There are so many ways to get creative with the material, lighting, florals, personalization, etc. You can even create levels for that ultimate luxe and festive feel like this couple.

Photo: Andrey Nesterov Photography | Planner: Gorlanova Events

Stunning and lavish wedding ceilings

Think flower-covered ceilings that will leave your guests in awe and add that certain lavish element to your wedding decor. Make sure to design it in a way that highlights your ballroom and venue instead of overshadowing it.

Photo: 5ive15ifteen Photo Company via WedLuxe | Planner: Rachel A. Clingen Design
Decor & Rentals: Detailz Couture Event Rentals and Linen Closet | Dance Floor: Event Graffiti

Add chandeliers & candelabras to your wedding decor

Adding candelabras or chandeliers will immediately add glamour to your wedding decor. Whether on the wedding table, hanging on your ceremony’s ceiling or any part of your venue that is in sight, chandeliers will elevate any wedding theme.

Planner & Designer:  Salt Harbor Designs  | Photo: Millie Holloman

Go for tree wedding table centerpieces

Use branches and set them to create an almost-real-tree structure. Have fun creating unique or realistic structures like this one that recreated cherry blossom trees for an elegant wedding centerpiece

Planner:  Tessa Lyn Events | Photo: The Big Affair Photography

Leverage whites, transparency, mirrors, and crystals

There is something about all white schemes, transparent glass, and mirrors that directly conveys luxury and sophistication. Pairing them with soft lights and delicate flowers like orchids in this gorgeous wedding reception decor below will be the epitome of chic!

Photo: Purple Tree Photography | Planner: Melissa Baum | Flowers: Stemz Flowers

Illuminate your venue with uplighting

This type of lighting elevates any ballroom. Go for tones like blush or white to illuminate it while adding sophistication. If you are planning an outdoor wedding, then consider illuminating your venue’s facade!

Photo: Milanes Photography | Wedding Planner: EllyB

Use luxe wedding linens and glassware

Real luxury and elegance are when you think about everything including the details. That is why your wedding table linens , glassware and presentation should also convey sophistication. Think crystal, soft color palettes, high-quaity fabric and metallic touches.

Photo: Lauren Fair | Styling: East Made Co | Florist: Faye + Renee | Table Linens: BBJ Linen

Champagne is a basic must-have

Champagne walls are the ultimate sophistication. However, often forgotten yet equally elegant and luxurious is the champagne tower. Enjoy these vintage lavish vibes by pouring your champagne in a stacked champagne tower a la Great Gatsby!

Photo: Theresa Choi | Cocktails: Paper Fan Catering 

Hire a string quartet for your live music

Having cello, viola and violin players animate your wedding will surely impress and please everyone. These live music bands will grant your wedding an unparalleled romantic feel and will adapt the music to every part of your wedding day.

Photo: Gianni di Natale Photography | Wedding Planner: Capri Moments | Florist: Capri Oltre il Giardino 

Choose a sky-high wedding cake

It is your wedding day, and the sky is your limit. So why should your cake not be sky-high? Go for a 4 tier wedding cake and make a statement, and don’t overlook your wedding cake table decor!

Photo: Emma-Jane Photography
Planner & Designer: Details Details

Offer fancy wedding favors

Welcome your guests and thank them for joining you with luxurious wedding favors like these individual mini-champagne bottles. Extra touch? Personalize the labels!

Planner: Claudia Carrara Wedding Planner & Event Designer | Floral Design: Pretty Flowers |
Venue: Hotel Excelsior | Photo: Manisol Wedding | Prosecco Bottles: Bottega

These lavish and luxurious wedding ideas will be a great addition to your wedding decor. Just be careful not to go overbaord and incrporate them all (we know they are hard to resist!).

Stay tuned as we have many more wedding decor ideas and details to inspire you coming your way! Meanwhile, enjoy some of our best wedding decor inspirations like The Most Beautiful Rustic Wedding Ideas or The Prettiest Wedding Stationery.

Feature Image: Planner: Marcy Blum Associates | Design:  Todd Events | Photo: Liz Banfield 

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