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…


Red and black rockabilly for days at Jessica & Tim's wedding

DIYed centerpieces never looked so fine with red and black accents. Add in the rockabilly fashion, the custom Converse, gorgeous high-ceiling venue, and hand-painted wine ceremony box, and you've got a modern chic rockabilly vibe. Don't miss the last-minute cake cutting tool and the sweet, emotional flower girl. Tears!


Rockabilly meets a hint of Dia de los Muertos at a '50s-inspired San Diego wedding

When great themes collide, you get the awesomeness that is Jhosmara and Chris' 1950s, tattooed rock 'n' roll wedding! They exchanged vows at the deliciously mid-century Lafayette Hotel last November. The celebration showcased Jo and Chris' affinity for tattoos and '50s rock and roll, as well as a nod to Jhosmara's heritage with calavera dolls and sugar skulls on a fabulous turquoise cake.


Sara & Mutt's retro handmade dive bar wedding

Vintage-loving couples: this is the wedding for YOU! A $50 fabulous vintage dress, an entire wedding party looking straight out of the '50s, and a VINTAGE CAR PARADE… get your eyeballs on this one, we're serious. Don't miss the surprise gift from the bride's parents, too. It's so appropriate.