How to: Intimate Wedding Edition

March 09, 2023



 The idea of an intimate wedding has become increasingly popular in recent years, and for good reason. An intimate wedding allows for a more personal and meaningful celebration withthose who matter most to you. However, planning an intimate wedding requires careful consideration and attention to detail to ensure that the day is everything you want it to be. In this blog, we’ll go through some tips and ideas on how to have an intimate wedding.





Keep your guest list small

One of the most important aspects of having an intimate wedding is to keep your guest list small. This not only ensures that the day is truly intimate but can also help to reduce costs. When creating your guest list, only invite those who are truly important to you and your partner. This could include close family members, friends, and perhaps a few colleagues or acquaintances.





Choose the right venue

Choosing the right venue is crucial for an intimate wedding. You want a location that is cozy and comfortable but also has enough space for your guests to move around and socialize. Consider a location such as a small church, a backyard, or a cozy restaurant. Make sure to visit the venue beforehand to ensure it meets your expectations.



Personalize your decor

One of the benefits of an intimate wedding is that you can really personalize your decor. Consider incorporating personal items such as family photos, heirloom items, or meaningful trinkets into your decor. This will not only add a personal touch to your wedding but will also create a more intimate atmosphere.






Invest in high-quality food and drinks

Food and drinks are an important aspect of any wedding, but especially an intimate one. Consider investing in high-quality food and drinks that your guests will enjoy. This could include a sit-down dinner, a buffet, or even a cocktail reception. Make sure to consider any dietary restrictions or allergies when planning your menu.



Focus on the details

When planning an intimate wedding, the details are what really matter. Consider incorporating personalized touches such as handwritten place cards, unique centerpieces, or customized favors. These small details will make your guests feel special and will create a memorable experience for everyone involved.





Make time for special moments

Finally, make sure to make time for special moments throughout the day. This could include a first look with your partner, a special dance with a family member, or even a private moment with your spouse. These moments will create memories that will last a lifetime.




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