From cocktails to clothing: how to plan a retro tiki wedding

Who says you need to tie the knot island-style to have a tiki-themed wedding? Here's how to have a fun and fabulous retro tiki wedding — no surf, sand, or palm trees required!

We have everything from cocktail suggestions, tips for vintage accessorizing, and even music inspiration. Grab a cocktail, throw on a record, and gain tons of inspiration…


Make a DIY wedding garland from materials sent by friends & family

A really special part of the decor were all the felted garlands that hung around the reception and ceremony. Family and friends from around the world created these, sending packages full of felted balls to us during the engagement. We strung these and used them as decoration to create a cozy, intimate feel, as well as include guests who couldn't attend.


Itty bitty heart wedding decor gives up your secrets

Michelle wrote down hundreds (thousands? Girl, I don't even know) of little-known facts about herself and Chris on the cutest little 3D paper hearts. As you can see in the photo, these are gorgeous, tiny ickle decorative bits to strew around your reception tables. But, in addition to looking rad, they can keep guests young and old occupied with all the little facts they never knew about you both.


Stick it to your guests with wedding decor from StickerYou.com

We're always lusting after fun ideas for customizing wedding decor. Our sponsor, StickerYou.com, allows you to create seriously kick-ass designs that you can affix to your favors, your bottles, your floor, and even your body. Here are our top five favorite ways to customize your decor with labels and decals from StickerYou.com.