Three Inventive Food Ideas For Your Wedding Day

If you’re organising your own wedding, you won’t need us to tell you that there are a million and one things to think about. In fact, you might be wishing it was all over just so you can think about something other than the wedding! Arguably one of the biggest parts of your day will be making sure everything runs smoothly for your guests as well as for yourself. After all, you have invited them to what is essentially your event, so it is up to you to cater for them. A large chunk of this is providing them with good food and drink, as the wedding meal is where much of the socialising happens. We’ve all been to a wedding where all that was on offer was a stale buffet, and wedding food is famously un-appetizing. But, if you’re willing to spend a bit of time shopping around for caterers, you could end up with a wedding meal to remember.

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The BBQ

Here in Britain, we love a good BBQ. Maybe it’s because we don’t get the chance to have them very often, but if you’re planning an outdoorsy wedding they are a great option. With that being said, you can also easily create indoor BBQ food with the right caterers. Plus, if you are on a major budget, BBQ food is easy enough for you to do yourselves – just ask the groomsmen if they don’t mind being chefs for an hour or so! Make sure you provide plenty of different options and speak to local caterers about quality meat. Veggie skewers are also a must, and a big bowl of salad to go with your burgers and hot dogs never goes amiss. Not the classiest of wedding food, but you can be sure everyone will love it.

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The cake

Typically, wedding cakes are thought to be white, laden with icing and very, very sugary. But there’s no reason why you can’t go against the grain when it comes to your wedding cake. If you’re a lover of all things sweet and can’t make up your mind on one specific type of cake, why not have different ones? A different cake on each tier not only looks interesting but offers your guests something new too. More and more people are also opting for lots of individual cupcakes rather than a traditional cake. This is a perfect idea if you are a having a contemporary style wedding, and they are easier for your guests to eat too. If you’re not into desserts at all, you might want to go against the grain completely with a fabulous Cheese Wedding Cake. It’ll be something that your guests remember for years to come!

Street food

As previously mentioned, traditional wedding caterers are infamous for often providing dry, bland food. If this is something you’re keen to steer well clear of, street food vendors could be your answer. Street food has come on in leaps and bounds over the past few years, now providing restaurant quality food in a more casual setting. Consider booking a selection of street food stalls for your guests to flit between during the meal. This is also a great opportunity to experiment with different types of cuisine – as you can get everything from street food pies to street food curries these days!

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Adorable Ring Bearer Idea

We are always looking for super cute and unique ideas to share with you for your wedding and we just LOVE this adorable way of getting kids involved in your special day!

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Unique Wedding Mirror Ideas

Have you been seeing more mirrors at weddings? We are absolutely LOVING this trend! While mirrors are typically used for table displays and centerpieces, be creative with yours! Use old mirrors for a welcome sign, drink station, seating chart, the day’s schedule, your wedding’s #hashtag, and so much more! Check out a few of our favorite ideas below!

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We just love coming across adorable engagement photos like this one!

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Purple Wedding Inspiration

Yellow Wedding Inspiration Board

You know they tell homeowners to paint their houses yellow to sell them faster.  Yummy yellow might sell houses but what I love about it is the FLOWERS….yummy yellow wedding flowers!

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Ice Blue Wedding Inspiration Board

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Orange and Blue Wedding Inspiration…

Love this combination for wedding colors GO GATORS…oh wait what? 🙂 Take a look at this pretty inspiration board.

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Retro Engagement Fun

This super cute engagement session was sent in from White Rabbit Studio….it makes me want some Kentucky Fried Chicken 🙂

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