The Great Gatsby Themed Wedding

The Long awaited remake of ‘The Great Gatsby’ is released this month. And now the 1920’s Great Gatsby Themed Wedding is stronger than ever.

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Venue

Your Venue could be a Grand mansion with Huge Fountains or even a lake and acres of land. So you can be your Gatsby. Or maybe a low key Manor House where you can create your own 1920’s look.

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Wedding Dress

The wedding dress will be the talk of the wedding with a gown that is low at the back with lace, beading or sequins. Alternatively wear a flapper wedding dress with a drop waist and you can be your own Daisy from ‘The Great Gatsby’.

1920 Wedding dress

And do not forget the pearls, more pearls the better.

Hair

For your hair wear feathers, a headband or a hairclip with pearls and rhinestone, or even a cloche flapper hat. Hair can be a sleek bob or with figure waves, or even for long hair loose curls.

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Flowers

For your flowers you could add feathers within the bouquet

1920 Flowers

Cake

Your cake should be over the top with pearls and flowers draped over the cake. You could even use peacock feathers. Another Stunning look is laced Icing.

1920 wedding cake

Bridesmaids

Your bridesmaids could be draped in feather boas or pearls, low waisted flapper dresses, or sleek long dresses covered in beads and lace.

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Tables

Your tables will have lots of Flowers and feathers, with tall martini glasses to make a dramatic look.

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Drinks

If you have the money of Gatsby then Champagne will be your tipple for the wedding, if not use sparkling wine.

champnage 1920

Menu cards and invitation could have the F Scott Fitgearald book covers, art deco or covered in lace

 invitation 1920

The Groom

And not forgetting the groom (Gatsby himself), Could wear a Tux or a linen Suit, with a handkerchief in the pocket to match the shirt colour. And to Finish the 1920’s look Brouge Shoes or two toned.

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