A picturesque of rocky banks, snow covered mountains and green mounts are breathtaking settings for a beautiful wedding. Canada is far from common as every city or province has its own treasure to offer. This is why Canada has become one of the most sought after place for weddings.
Canada too has some of the most beautiful beaches. Arbutus Cove, Hanlan’s Point Beach, Long Point, Wasaga Beach, Jericho Beach and Sunset Beach are just some of the spectacular beaches in Canada. With these beautiful beaches, beach-themed weddings are certainly something to seriously consider.
Seeing the water making waves and feeling the gentle and friendly breeze, witnessing the as the sun slowly sets add romance in the air. Don’t get too excited in going for your beach wedding. Careful wedding planning needs to be done to ensure its success. Below are some pointers you should not forget.
You should firstly decide whether you want to create a formal atmosphere or an informal one.
If you decided to have a formal wedding, a traditional wedding gown is worn but if you decide on having an informal one, you should be able to wear anything you want including dresses with prints and colors that are sea-inspired.
Wedding arches are must have décor for weddings however, if you predict that the wind will be very strong, you better do without it. Candles should be skipped altogether for it will not lit up completely in the presence of wind. You can have torches instead of candles but make sure that the strength of the wind is no more than 10 mph.
For footwear, shoes are not advisable as it will be filled with sand.
You should also use colors that compliments the environment.
Just because it’s a beach event, doesn’t mean you should neglect the comfort of your guests; provide chairs so that they don’t have to stand around and be tired half way through the event.
If you’re having an evening beach wedding, be sure to have power source available so that your ceremony can be equipped with proper lighting. Having a wedding in the dark will not be thrilling. The pathways should be cleared of all wirings so that accidents can be prevented.
The wedding should not be held during noon. No one will be able to endure the heat and it will also be dangerous to the elders as they can suffer from sunstroke. The harmful rays can also be a threat. Go for late afternoons or early mornings instead when the sun is not so fiery. You should also have a tent or tiki hut nearby your ceremony to provide shelter.
Choose the perfect beach wedding favor to hand to your guests. Let them relive the experience months or even years after your wedding every time they see the wedding souvenir. There are so many beach wedding favors that may catch your attention. Some of the popular choices are seahorse and starfish frosted glass coasters, shell-inspired spreaders, candleholders with resin shell base, starfish bath soap, sailboat picture frame, flip flop floating candles and engraved rock paperweight.
What compliments a beach wedding bride? A set of pearl jewelry is not just sea inspired but it is so stylish and versatile that it goes well with any dress and not just informal but also formal occasions. Pearl jewelry is timeless and elegant and any bride will look stunning wearing it.
Pearl necklaces vary depending on the length. It may be a choker, rope, princess, collar, matinee and opera. A pearl choker is 14-16 inches long. The pearl rope is 40-72 inches or longer. The princess is 17-20 inches which looks good at both plunging and both necklines. The collar is 12 to 13 inches comprising of three stands of pearls at the least. The matinee is 20-25 inches and it looks best on high necklines. For brides who’ll get married for the second time, matinee is ideal. The last is opera which is 27-36 inches. This pearl is long enough to reach the waist so it can be wrapped into two strands to create a choker.
Don’t just consider pearl necklace as there are pearl earring that you can wear too. You can wear the classic stud pearl earring for the elegant looking gowns and wear dangling ones for the simple gowns.
Thoroughly plan your beach wedding in Canada, select a practical and enduring wedding favor and look fabulous in your pearls.