You two have endured the test of time and proved your love for each other and finally, you have decided to exchange vows. What about giving this special day, a unique touch!
Here we have 8 of the best ideas to make your wedding stand out:
The Rainbow is the power theme for LGBTQ couples. Why not ditch the white and let your wedding go colourful?
Some ideas for the rainbow-theme are:
While you might have imagined yourself walking down the aisle in the chapel, you can go for off-beat venues too.
Try any of these:
Same-sex weddings are still taboo in several cultures. Imagine the difficulties that couples from these cultures face? Wouldn’t it be nice if you opted for a wedding according to their rituals? It will be a new experience for both of you and a guiding force for others!
If you are one of those lucky couples whose parents are comfortable with their wedding, ask them to walk you down the aisle. It may not be possible with every one of you. Given, there is still a large number of people who don’t accept same-sex weddings but if you are blessed to have such parents, show the world that they support you. It will be emotional for you as well as your parents.
In traditional weddings, the bride and the groom have different parties. The bride has her girlfriends while the groom has fun with his friends and somewhere in between, the bride and the groom miss each other. Now that you are breaking the gender barriers, why not leave out this tradition?
While choosing the ring for each other, pay attention to your lifestyle and profession. You cannot wear a colourful ring if you are a professor! Choose the metal wisely and according to your budget. Also, discuss it beforehand, on which finger you will be wearing it. In many ceremonies, this abruptly occurs to the couples and it ruins the flow of the proceeding.
Some inspirations for your rings are:
Not many people know how you met and clicked? For them, you two are just another couple. Why not weave your magical love story into a movie.
While this may sound cliché, it will be a rockstar way to announce your d-day to the world.
You can use this page to:
Getting married can be exhausting. The arrangements have to be perfect, the legal aspect needs to be cleared and the guests have to be entertained. It can be a bit difficult if you are a same-sex couple. But why not make this milestone different from the conventional ceremonies. There are several websites and wedding planners that offer their exclusive service to such couples. You can get in touch with any of them for an organized and unique theme. Make your love story a happily ever after marriage!
Bronte Price is Australia’s First Certified Gay Wedding Celebrant. He stands strongly for marriage equality and takes immense pleasure in marrying any couple in love. He has also co-founded The Equality Network to help wedding suppliers create a better wedding experience for LGBTI couples. He is a regular volunteer newsreader at Joy 94.9, and a member of GLOBE (Gay and Lesbian Organization for Business and Enterprise). Beyond this, you will find him either in his organic backyard vegetable garden or taking walks with his fiancée Clint and their four-legged fur baby – Bingo.