Themes are arguably indispensable in weddings nowadays. Themes give a memorable factor to every wedding and with the right one, a wedding can be buzz worthy even weeks afterward.
A casino themed wedding is a fun, refreshing take on matrimony’s and one which suits upbeat or offbeat couples. A casino theme may signify leaving a bachelor or bachelorette’s life for both members of the couple; the last hurray to singleness for the bride and groom to celebrate with their friends and loved ones. For those who dare indulge in casino themed weddings, here a few celebratory decorating ideas to dazzle guests with.
A casino theme ought to reflect money, a touch of elegance even and more than a hint or two on gambling. For starters, turn aisle runners and table runners into stand-out decorations by embedding monograms. Choose fonts that are very Vegas-chic. Berry, crimson, persimmon and black are some colors to consider when picking out aisle runners.
To highlight tables, a classic centerpiece like glass vases, personalized with a monogram or casino icon with the bride and groom’s names, should do it but make them more casino-oriented by choosing deep red roses to fill the vases. Silver diamond shaped tea light holders would make elegant touches to a casino wedding but make sure that the table cloths are in Vegas colors, black and red, for example, to bring the focus back to the theme. For a more prominent casino centerpiece, make use of edibles: Fill a red bowl or platter with Las Vegas or poker theme cookies. These are cookies shaped in dice, cards, spades, diamonds, and hearts, to name a few. The cookies make for unique wedding favors too.
Tie linen napkins, in black and red colors, with a diamond ring for a classy, casino look. Personalized beverage napkins are welcome additions to emphasize the theme too. Choose shades of red, black and some bright greens, for a little variety, for the beverage napkins. Have them printed with casino icons like playing cards, dice, martini or champagne.
Place wine cork candles in the mouths of wines being served at each table to provide a romantic glow, sprawl a few matches personalized with Vegas icons on each table for guests to re-light the candles when necessary, these matches make for unique favors as well. Match the wine cork candles with wine cork place card holders. When picking a place card, throw in a poker icon to play along with the casino theme. Serve wines and champagne casino style by personalizing wine labels and wine glasses and champagne flutes with casino icons.
For unique wedding favors, lavish guests with custom printed wedding poker chips, dice key chains or personalized playing cards. The personalized playing cards are great gifts to male guests and they make for great decorations when sprayed stylishly on the tables. Pack these gifts in Vegas theme favor bags and hash tags that say “Lucky In Love” beside the names of the couples, for a sassy way of reminding guests of the wedding’s essence.
Playing card wedding favors are a popular favor choice since they can be personalized to include the names of the bride and groom, their wedding date, even their favorite graphic design. Family and friends love receiving them, not only as a wedding keepsake, but also as a favor that they will actually use.