How to Host a Perfectly Preppy Wedding

Do your shirts often feature an embroidered whale or palm tree, or perhaps even a popped collar? Do you have a penchant for diamond studs and strands of pearls? Are most of your accessories monogrammed?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, then you are officially a preppy bride, and we’ve got just the inspiration you’ve been looking for. Here are eight ideas that’ll help you pull off perfectly classic “I dos.”

1. A private members club will certainly set the scene for your beautiful big day.

venue source: The Venue Report

2. Let framed signs featuring classic fonts lead guests around the venue.

event design: Mango Muse Events | photographer: Sabine Scherer Photography

3. Choose an elegant piece of heirloom jewelry as your “something old” or “something borrowed.”

jewelry: Mindy Weiss Jewelry

4. Embrace tradition with a long white gown, a simple veil, and a full bouquet.

fashion: Love and Lace Bridal Salon | photographer: Landon Jacob

5. Adorn the altar with beautiful blooms that flawlessly fit your color palette.

event design: Kate Whelan Events | photographer: Sarah Maren Photo

6. Mix crisp whites with with eye-popping brights (and consider a classic navy stripe while you’re at it).

event design: Luxe Event Productions | photographer: Love Lit Photography

7. Play with an assortment of patterns when it comes to your cake.

photographer: Molly + Co. Photo

8. And wrap up the weekend with a formal brunch (because, of course!).

catering: Modern Art Catering

(All photos via Be Inspired PR)

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Rose Aschebrock

Rose is a newly engaged Loverly editor. She majored in magazine journalism at the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University. She lives in Brooklyn and loves nutrition, traveling, and being outside.