Wine-Themed Wedding

Wine-Themed Wedding Parties Lend a Classy Air to Affair

If you are planning a wedding and love wine, you may want plan a wine-themed wedding. It is a great idea and one of the classiest and easiest themes to plan.

A Wine Theme is a simple, elegant theme that appeals to all generations. You can incorporate all aspects of the wedding ceremony and party including the colors, the dresses, the decorations, and the favors.

This page is an introduction to some suggestions for planning a wine-themed affair. As you plan your wedding party, bone up on your wine knowledge at small wine tasting parties with friends and relatives. Have them help you pick out wines and accessories that fit your theme and personality.

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Wine Cork Candles are a Nice Touch to Add to the Centerpiece

Even the finest wine in the cellar can’t hold a candle to these cute wedding table decorations. The wine cork candles are show-stopping bottle stoppers suitable for any wine-themed event. Simply slip them into the mouths of your favorite wine bottles, light, and enjoy.

Designed to look just like a real bottle cork, each wine cork candle is actually made of wax and burns for two hours. Measures 3″H x 1″ in diameter and available in sets of 4.

Wine lovers will raise a toast to your excellent taste when you pair these wedding decorations with matching wine cork place card holders. To really get guests’ glasses in the air, consider giving each a coordinating wine-themed wedding favor.

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I love being married. It’s so great to find that one special person you want to annoy for the rest of your life. ~Rita Rudner

The Redland Wine Rack Can Be a Lovely Centerpiece

Or it can be used as a giveaway

Oenophilia Bottle Bouquet Wine Rack, Black – 6 Bottle

This Oenophilia Bottle Bouquet Wine Rack makes a nice centerpiece display or display for your buffet table. You can also give this away to your guests at the end of the night.

Kikkerland Dapper ‘Staches Silicone Drink Markers, Set of 6

Kikkerland Dapper ‘Staches Silicone Drink Markers

Keep track of your wine glasses with these cute mustache markers.

Ideas for Your Wine-Themed Wedding

If you and your groom are wine connoisseurs and your perfect date involves visiting a vineyard and sipping fine wines, consider a Wine Themed Wedding for your upcoming nuptials.

The first thing to consider when planning your Wine Themed Wedding is the location for the ceremony and reception. The obvious and best choice is a winery, with its acres of lush beauty. The rows after rows of sprawling grape vines make an ideal backdrop for starting your lives together. Many wineries can accommodate weddings and offer everything needed including the linens, tables and chairs, and catering services for the reception.

If you are planning your ceremony during the colder months, look for a winery with a large tasting room where you can hold your ceremony. With such a beautiful setting, you cannot go wrong even if the ceremony and reception are held indoors.

Next, decide on the food to be served, and what wines you will be sharing with your guests. Make sure to have a variety of wines available including red, white, and blush varieties, and your personal favorites. By including many different types of wines, you will insure that all your guests will be happy.

Instead of a cocktail hour before your reception, consider having a wine tasting. For a formal affair, have tuxedo-clad servers pour samples of a few select wines. This will add a touch of elegance to the event.

If you are planning a sit-down or buffet style dinner, you will want to offer wine during the meal as well. If you eliminate serving a meal at your reception, you may instead choose to offer wine and delectable hors d’oeuvres, followed by wedding cake and dessert wine.

Once you have chosen your wedding site and planned your food and drinks, start thinking about the little details that will make your wine theme wedding memorable. First, choose invitations that hint at your theme. Consider an invitation using clipart images of bunches of plump grapes or two wine glasses below your names.

Your wedding colors can also add to your theme. Consider deep purple or burgundy for everything from the color of the bridesmaids’ dresses to the napkins. Elegance should be what you strive for when planning a wedding of this type. To help accomplish this, consider hiring a string quartet, or play classical music CDs to add to the ambiance.

Your flowers should be beautiful yet understated. Consider bouquets of deep red or luscious cream roses. Long-stemmed calla lilies in clear vases on the tables also make a lovely statement. For your wedding favors, offer your guests tiny wine charms or silver wine stoppers; complete with your names and the date engraved on them.

If you would like to continue your wine wedding theme on to your honeymoon destination, consider a trip to the French countryside, or a less expensive option might be a stay in California’s wine country.

Don’t forget to raise your glasses in a toast as you enjoy your special day. An elegant wine theme wedding will result in a memorable wedding for the bride and groom, and all of the people lucky enough to share in it.

Matching Wine Wedding Invitations

Signature Ecru Wedding Invitations Modern Vineyard : Chambord

This is just one of the many beautiful wine wedding invitations that you can find on Wedding Paper Divas. I like this one because it is modern and fun, but there are many other styles that are suitable as well. Each of these styles comes with several different add-ons and shape invites. Click through the link to view other styles.

Oster 4207 Electric Wine Bottle Opener Makes a Nice Gift for the Best Man

Oster 4207 Electric Wine Bottle Opener

Easily opens up to 30 bottles fully charged with the touch of a button!; Includes a foil cutter to remove seals
Cordless operation with recharging base included for convenience and mobility
Designed to fit all traditional wine bottles
Opens a bottle in seconds with no effort allowing you to spend more time with you guests
Stylish and ergonomically designed with soft grip handle to fit the palm of your hand for a firm grip

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I dreamed of a wedding of elaborate elegance,
A church filled with family and friends.
I asked him what kind of a wedding he wished for,
He said one that would make me his wife.
~Author Unknown

Stainless Steel Spreader with Wine Cork Handle Makes a Great Gift for Bridesmaids

Each cheese spreader is made of stainless steel with a wine cork handle accented with a wine grape design and the words “Vintage Reserve”. Knives arrive nestled in a bed of raffia within a clear-view box. A deep purple bow and coordinating gift tag complete the look. Spreader measures approximately 4″L x 0.75″ in diameter. Gift box measures 5.75 “H x 1″W x 1″H.

These make a wonderful gift for anyone involved in the wedding including the bridesmaids, groomsmen and musicians. Wine lovers will also love the matching wine bottle corkscrew.

This Rabbit Wine Opener Tool Kit is a Another Lovely Gift for the Best Man or Maid of Honor

Rabbit 6-Piece Wine Tool Kit, Silver

Striking, easy-to-use, powerful device pulls wine cork in 3 seconds
Ruggedly constructed of polycarbonate and reinforced nylon
Foil cutter, drip-stop ring, bottle sealer, wax remover, and extra worm included
All items fit into padded, hinge-top storage case
10-year warranty

Basic Wine Information for Newbies

Designer Wines

This is an Amazon video that you can watch for free if you have Amazon Prime.

Learn More About Wine

 Scratch and Sniff Guide to Becoming a Wine Expert Wine Grapes The Wine Bible

Wineopoly Makes a Fun Addition to a Wine-Themed Wedding Shower

Wine-Opoly Monopoly Board Game

Your friends and family will have fun playing this game when they are enjoying wine at a wedding shower or pre-wedding evening. You can also use it at a wine and cheese party. A great time can be had by all.

Find more wedding invitations at Exclusive Wedding Invitations.

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Paula Atwell

I am an artist, freelance writer and the owner of Lake Erie Artists Gallery.

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