You don’t have to keep beautiful stones and gems confined to your fingers. Brides across the world are using colorful and brilliant crystals and geodes in their wedding decoration, and we can see why everyone's so obsessed with this unique trend. You can pick up geodes that coordinate with your color palette and add touches of sparkle to your entire decor! These crystals are a perfect touch for a nature and garden theme but actually, you can truly make it work with any theme. If you’re thinking about adding geodes to your wedding, check out these 9 creative ideas you’ll want to know while planning and styling your wedding:
1. Crystal wedding cake
If you’ve checked out any wedding blog lately, chances are you’ve seen these gorgeous geode cakes. They are crafted with sugar and candy, and can be created to match your color palette. Using this type of cake design allows you to be really creative with your sweets.
2. Geode place cards
Geodes are perfect as a place card on each plate setting. Not only does it add a beautifully colored touch to your tables but it doubles as a paperweight for your menu or place card. You can keep this design simple or be elaborate.
3. Flowers that match your geode color palette
While placing actual geodes in your bouquet will wear it down, you can borrow from the brilliance of the crystals. Once you pick out your colors and the geodes, connect with your florist about coordinating the colors from the geodes to your flowers. Include the bright colors hand selected from your geodes throughout the flowers in the venue.
4. Ring shots next to colorful stones
Ring shots are quickly becoming one of the most popular poses in wedding photography. As you’re getting ready, allow your photographer to capture the ring shots next to some geodes. Not only are the colors fabulous but it incorporates your theme into your pictures.
5. Romantic lighting
If you’re looking for soft romantic lighting, check out colorful lanterns that match your color palette. These colorful lanterns add gorgeous lightning after dark while also incorporating a beautiful pop of color to your venue.
6. Jars of rock candy
Colorful jars of rock candy can be placed throughout the venue as a special treat for your guests. Not only are these flavorful treats tasty but they are incredibly beautiful! It’s a perfect accessory to your geode theme.
7. Add greenery into the mix
Adding stems of greenery throughout the wedding and reception will keep with the ‘nature theme’ you’re looking for. Even if you aren’t aiming for a full-on nature theme, greenery can add an elegant touch as well.
8. Matching geode venue
If you’re head over heels about geodes, consider picking a venue that goes along with the theme. You can include a beachside ceremony with rocky cliffs or a romantic and intimate garden. It will add a touch of continuity to your big day.
9. Bridal jewelry with stones and crystals
You can even add touches of your geode theme to your bridal look! Add a colorful geode bracelet or earrings to add a pop of color to your look. You could even get shoes to match the colors of your jewerly.
Photography: Lauren Benson Photography | Venue: Ladder Beach | Wedding Dress: Pena House Boutique & Salon | Grooms Attire: Pena House Boutique & Salon | Cake: Sweet Escapes | Flowers: Island Touch By Philip | Makeup & Hair: Pena House Salon | Stationery: RNDSPaperie | Models: Jihan Buniag & Salam Younis