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Creativity is Key: 7 Ideas For a One-Of-A-Kind Wedding Day

Lainey Dow

Creativity is key when it comes to planning a stellar wedding. Whether it be catering, reception decor, pretty florals or the perfect venue, there is a lot that goes into making your wedding day totally unique. We've found seven of our favorite creative wedding elements to help couples design their big day and wow each and every guest.

Take a look at some of our favorite real weddings and Instagram posts for some flawless wedding inspiration!

COLOR PALETTE: We are so happy to see vibrant hues making a wedding comeback- spruce up your wedding bouquet with a pop of color! A broad array of florals is the perfect accent to every bridal look. Pictured: Bouquet by Maximum Bloomage (@maximumbloomage), posted by Tessa Lyn Events (@tessalynevents) Photography by Michelle Beller Photography

MODERN EATS: Wow your guests with a unique twist on traditional catering, whether it be bite-sized doughnuts or a delicious pretzel bar. Pictured: (left) Catering from The Kitchen for Exploring Foods (@thekitchenforexploringfoods), posted by Mindy Weiss (@mindyweiss), (right) desserts by Hey There Cupcake (@heytherecupcake_), posted by Aly Ann Events (@alyannevents) Photography by Clove & Kin

CAKE CRAZY: We just can't get enough of this dreamy and equally unique cakestand. A vintage Louis Vuitton suitcase added a hint of flair to this dreamy wedding day, making for an undeniably unforgettable reception element for this gorgeous day designed by Merryl Brown Events. See more details from Soraya and Adam's breathtaking wedding in our Summer 2017 issue. Photography by Elizabeth Messina

BUST A MOVE: There's nothing better than a classic checkered dance floor for getting your guests out on the dance floor. Talia and Brock opted for an outdoor celebration where this showstopping piece added an element of fun and surprise at their waterfront wedding in Lake Tahoe. Photography by Clane Gessel

UNDER THE SUN: For sunny summer weddings underneath the bright Cali sun, get creative in planning the perfect ceremony. Michael and Matt's wedding at Thunderbird Country Club showcased multiple umbrellas, making for the perfect simple ceremony decor and providing ample shade for guests. Photography by Michael Segal