The 1920s was a fantastic era that brought us the world of Great Gatsby and great design. Called by many names - the roaring twenties, art deco, and art nouveau, the 1920 was all about glamour and life. If you want to instil the same into your dream wedding day, a great starting point would be with Gatsby wedding invitations. These cards which can act as the glue of all the wedding design elements making it an easy reference for all the other wedding details you need to look at - the wedding dress, wedding stationery, choices of flowers & decor, and more.
If you're to have a Great Gatsby inspired wedding, there are a few must have inspirational ideas that you may want to include in your design drafts which will help you decide what the wedding invites will look like. Art deco wedding stationery is on top of the list, followed closely by a grand venue, a flapper bride & dapper groom style, a vintage colour palette that resonates hues and accompaniments of the 1920s era, to geometric wedding cakes, roaring 20s inspired cocktails, a DJ with a phonograph accessory, a fabulous getaway car and not to mention a great dress code for stylish guests. Having these items in your wedding theme brainstorming book can help in fine tuning what your design style may be, making it easier for you to shop for the perfect art deco wedding invitations, stationery and theme ideas.
If you and your fiancé have a preference in terms of what your vision of art deco looks like, now is the time to list those down and compare notes in order to arrive somewhere in the middle for a beautiful compromise. With this in mind, you can set about looking for great vintage or grand venues that will be helpful to sell your Great Gatsby wedding theme. If the venue itself has design features from the era, you can be inspired to look for wedding invites that feature the various flourishes and architectural accents.
With those key items in mind, you can then shop for the perfect wedding invitation for your art deco wedding and from thereon have edits done to the design to make it truly personalised to you and your groom-to-be! Select from the popular colours from the 1920s and match it with metallic for that glam appeal, and use it in the invite design and styling. Metallic/foil printed wedding invitations are popular choices with geometric designs taking centre stage whilst certain flourish and floral designs have also been favoured from the era. By shopping for your wedding invites keeping all your design preferences in mind, you are well on your way to setting the look and feel of your wedding theme.
Be inspired by these Gatsby Wedding Inspirations to kick your wedding planning into high gear.