If you’re planning a goth wedding on a low budget, it can be just as much fun as planning any other themed wedding. So if you are goth or simply love the gothic theme, here are some suggestions and ideas for planning the perfect goth wedding that will have you feeling like a dark princess on your special day. The goth bride wedding dress can be a corset style in black or a richly deep scarlet red. In fact, with the right makeup and accessories, you can even wear a stunning corset white wedding dress with a goth theme.
Think Medieval, Draconian or Renaissance and you’re there. There are all kinds of gothic clothing designers that would be able to help the bride find a stunning gothic style wedding dress. And if you have enough money in your wedding budget or you have a friend or family member that is a very good seamstress, you can even have a dress custom made for your goth wedding. Your bridesmaids should be outfitted in a similar style to the bride also and there are a number of creative ways to make sure your attendants look stunning by choosing the right styles and colors that will complement the bride’s dress and add rich dark colors that coordinate with the theme.
Your wedding invitations can take on a hauntingly romantic theme with black roses or dark blood red roses with black accents on a white card. Create ceremony programs along the same theme and design with embellishments and graphics depicting black vines with rich red flowers. Selecting the flowers for this style of wedding can be one of the most fun parts of the bridal planning. Deep dark colored roses, calla lilies, orchids are all great selections. Choose the darkest red roses and contrast them with white calla lilies and black and red tulle accents. You can choose dark reds and purples for your flower colors and use beautiful ribbons to tie together the flowers and even find ribbon to compliment the dresses of the bridal party.
Goth wedding cakes are actually very stunning. A white fondant cake will allow for the striking contrast of the black and blood red accents whether you choose flowers or other embellishments for the design of the cake. To keep the richness of the theme running through the cake, choose a red velvet cake or dark chocolate cake. This will give the cake a luxurious and stunning deep red color to contrast with the white fondant icing. The location for your gothic wedding should be very special. Whether or not you choose to get married in a church under some denomination is completely up to you. Beach weddings, heading to Las Vegas or a beautiful gothic location would all be fabulous choices. It is really all up to you. Use your imagination and you are sure to come up with the perfect destination.
After all the festivities are over for your goth wedding you will want to be planning your honeymoon. You could tour haunted houses, visit gothic castles or even visit ancient European cities. The possibilities are really quite endless. You can choose to plan your wedding yourself or work with a wedding planner. Either way this is just the start to all of the wonderful things that will go into planning your goth wedding. From the invitations to the dress to the honeymoon you will be able to plan a day that you will remember forever.