If you are looking for ways to create an intimate ceremony site, here are a few ideas that may inspire you –

First, you want to have a focal point for the ceremony site whether it be a sculpture, landmark or any other central item. This is a great way to hone in on what is important – the ceremony of your marriage. If you are not wanting to get married in a church, step outside the box and get creative on where you would like to get married. You could even use that focal point as the central thread throughout your wedding.


(Wedding By Color)

(Eric May Photography)

If there is nothing available, you’ll want to create your own focal point – this is especially helpful if you are having an outdoor ceremony.

Here are a few examples:

(Joyful Weddings and Events)

Ceremony, Decor, Arch

(Project Wedding)

Next, you’ll want to create a sense of “family” or “community” when designing your ceremony site. Here are a few examples:

This is a GREAT way to use existing space to allow for all those that attend to feel like they have a front row seat. (Manolo Brides) 


So classic and beautiful courtesy of Mix Mingle Glow


What are some of your favorite seating arrangements? I look forward to hearing from you!


Until next time, Happy Planning!