Start off your ceremony with all your guests blowing you a kiss #Ceremony Advice#ceremony#guests#steal-this-idea August 14 2013 | Ariel offbeatbride Photos by Kym Ventola Kim & Cole's ceremony was officiated by Kim's father, who did the whole thing irreverantly. Kim explained that to begin with, "The ceremony started off with all of the guests simultaneously blowing us a kiss." What a beautiful way to start your ceremony with a sense of guest involvement and an outpouring of love! Just have your officiant start with the request for a blown kiss and voilà: instant warm fuzzies. Read all about Kim & Cole's barn and bonfire wedding. You're definitely going to want to see how they ended the ceremony (hint: beer chugging was involved). Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Ariel Author of Offbeat Bride: Creative Alternatives for Independent Brides, Ariel acts as the publisher of all the Offbeat Empire websites. She lives in Seattle with her son, and if she's not reading or writing, chances are good that she's dancing and happy-crying. PREVIOUS Mandy & Douglas' forest masquerade handmade wedding NEXT How to pull off some awesome decor for your literary wedding Show/Hide comments [ 2 ] What a great idea! If I had it to do over. . . . 1 agrees Reply I love this idea! I'm a wedding officiant and would love to start off a ceremony this way. Thanks for sharing this, I've shared it on my social media and hope, hope, hope that one of my clients asks me to do this at their wedding! 2 agree Reply Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Sign me up for your offbeat awesomeness newsletter! No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy. Biz owners & wedding bloggers Please just use your real name in your comment, not your business name or blog title. Our comments are not the place to pimp your website. If you want to promote your stuff on Offbeat Bride, join us as an advertiser instead.