So much work and anticipation leads up to that moment when a bride takes her first steps down the aisle. As one of the most important walks a woman takes in her life, it should be as beautiful as possible.
How you choose to decorate the ceremony aisle depends on two main things – the venue and your style of wedding. From glowing candles to a dusting of flower petals to floral seating accents, there are many ways to enhance the scene to reflect your personality. Read on to see show-stopping designs from our Real BB Weddings.
Aisle Runner of Flower Petals
Is there anything more romantic than a bride walking upon a bed of flower petals to meet her groom-in-waiting?
For this wedding at 620 Loft & Garden, a heavy layer of white rose petals placed atop an ivory runner creates a ceremony walkway that looks like an absolute dream.
If your wedding is taking place outdoors and on a grass surface, think about defining the aisle with a scattering a flower petals. A subtle sprinkle of blooms leading the way to an enchanting chuppah is perfect for a summer wedding at the Brooklyn Botanical Garden.
Suspended blooms offer a surprising twist on the traditional ceremony aisle. The décor at this Hudson Hotel rooftop wedding evokes the ambiance of a magical garden. Just imagine guests gasping with delight as they take their seats under a canopy of hanging pink carnations.
A lovely decorative feature that works with any wedding style, candles arranged on each side of the aisle cast an elegant ambiance to the ceremony.
An aisle display showcasing various-sized glass cylinder vases with white floating candles and votives radiates modern romance, echoing the contemporary look of Trump Soho.
Celebrated for its exquisitely detailed interior, the St. Regis epitomizes the timeless elegance of an era gone by. With such a spectacular venue, you want to take a less is more approach to décor. An understated candlelit aisle accents, rather than competes, with the luxurious gold embellishment and chandeliers hanging above.
Soaring ceilings, white painted brick, abundant natural light, and exposed wooden beams define the industrial chic atmosphere at Battello. Metal lanterns with pillar candles are the perfect aisle accent for a romantic, garden inspired wedding at this venue.
Combination of Flowers and Candles
When it comes to wedding décor, flowers and candles are not just for the tablescape. Enhance your ceremonial pathway with gorgeous blooms illuminated by the glow of candlelit.
A striking wedding tent made of white chiffon draping sets the stage for a ceremony at Cold Spring Country Club. The breathtaking aisle is lined with cream-colored rose petals and box lanterns displaying pillar candles of various heights.
Lovely arrangements of blush hued petals and glass cylinder vases filled with white pillar and floating candles line the aisle at this Ritz Carlton Battery Park wedding.
An icon of luxury and sophistication, the Pierre Hotel is one of New York City’s most captivating wedding venues. Making for a dramatic entrance, stunning floral arrangements greet this bride as she prepares to walk down a candlelit aisle in the hotel’s Cotillion Room.
Seating Floral Accents
Adorning aisle seating with petite floral arrangements not only looks gorgeous, but can also be used in venues such as a church where burning candles – aside from those at the alter – may be prohibited.
Seating décor featuring delicate clusters of purple and soft pink roses accented with seeded eucalyptus and cascading satin ribbon creates a memorable walkway for a wedding at the Greentree Country Club.
Pretty clusters of white, ivory, and cream roses with greenery and tied delicate ribbon complement the dark wood pews for a ceremony at St. Francis Church.
Emanating sweet summer romance, the aisle seating décor at this outdoor wedding at Battery Gardens features embellishments of cream and peach hued roses, peach stock, and greenery accents.
From classic sophistication to romantic enchantment to garden whimsy, there are many ways to style your ceremony aisle. We hope these ideas help you create a beautiful walkway that leads to your happily every after.