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How to have a sustainable luxury wedding

Are you wondering if there’s such a thing as sustainable luxury wedding you’ve popped into the right place! More and more couples are opting for green-chic celebrations, and it it fills our hearts with joy! If you’ve just started planning your special day that’s one of the hottest trends right now – and we are loving it!

So if you’re up for environmentally conscious recommendations, ethical decor tips, and fill your cups with some organic bubbles (duh) while also hosting the most iconic event we’re here to help you every step of the way!

newly weds walking away from the camera in Tuscany wedding venue drive with cypresses on the sides and rolling hills on the background. the blonde groom is on the left and wears a blue suit and is holding the bride's left hand. The brunette bride has some loose curls that reach her shoulder blades, a veil and holding a loose bouquet on her right hand. her dress is simple and elegant white

Now, if you have set your heart on it but aren’t certain how you are going to translate your vision, we have you covered. In fact, there are a surprisingly great amount of eco-friendly vendors to choose from. You will certainly be able to create the sustainable luxury wedding you dreamt of!

Red Persian carpets laid on a garden  path outdoors, a red brick arch, with black metal lanterns on both sides, leading to a wedding reception

1.      Think about who you’re hiring

Let’s start from the planning essentials. When you’re looking for vendors that will match your ethical vision, take notes and pick carefully. Ask for their experience in sustainable luxury weddings, who are their wholesalers – Choosing to have environmentally friendly wedding vendors by your side, is the easiest way to start! Select the ones that have green ethos and share the same passion for eco-consciousness as you and your partner.

sustainable wedding table decor rentals featuring a naked table olive branches runner, wick chargers, sand napkin on a white plate, wine glass, personalised marble place card and silver cutlery

2.     Sustainable luxury wedding invitations

The good news is that you do not have to cut back on having the chicest day. Having a stylish eco-friendly wedding is possible! Elegant wedding invitations with neutral carbon print play a huge part.

As a rising number of vendors choose to channel a sustainable approach, it is easy to find creatives who can match your vision! They can design invitations out of recycled paper or provide a more interesting alternative for you. For example, you can look into using seed paper and give your guests the gift of planting a plant after reading your invitation! How amazing is that?

environmentally friendly wedding invitations featuring cream paper, white envelopes, some brass paper cutter and flower ornament, cream dry palm leaves, dry wild cream and rust flowers, a cream ribbon, dired rusty leaves and some cream bunny tails

3.      Ethical and zero-waste registry

Creating your eco-friendly wedding registry thoughtfully and having a green wedding means you have spent some time researching and picking the gifts that will suit your eco-conscious lifestyle the most. 

Not sure what to choose? A sustainable luxury wedding registry list is virtually endless; you can include anything from metal tea bags, stainless steel metal straws, silicone reusable cupcake liners, just to name a few. A list of eco-friendly gifts will tell your guests that sustainability truly matters to you two!

Ravello seaside view from Villa Rugolo cliff and gardens, featuring a sea 2 pine trees in the centre-right, some pink and purple bougainvillae on the left hand wall, some red, purple floral garden un the garden  terrace underneath, green terraced hills on the right and a swimming pool

4.    Plan for the outdoors

To go green on your big day is to hold your ceremony and reception outdoors! It is a beautiful way to celebrate the fact immersed in mother nature, using what she provided as the perfect backdrop.

Whether you choose a vineyard ceremony, a private garden with rolling hills in the background, or a whimsical fairy forest, you won’t go wrong. Celebrating your love al fresco, while keeping sustainability in mind, will help you building your ethical choices from the ground up and make it as light on the environment as possible.

eco-friendly confetti cones with bright pink bougainvillae confetti, lying on a wooden tray, layered in yellow paper and wjite and yellow latex plumeria in the corners

The bottom line is that you can still have a very chic wedding and reduce your carbon footprint at the same time. If having a sustainable luxury wedding is your dream, we hope that we have provided you with some decent points for you to think about. The key is always looking for the companies and vendors giving back to the environment – they are easy to spot and even easier to work with! 

So start planning your stylish eco-friendly wedding and if you need help have everything covered. Just follow these tips and you will be on the right path. If you need help, feel free to reach out to us – we would love to join you on your journey!

An outdoor wedding ceremony with tall trees as a background, a small elevated white wooden chuppah with white fabric hanging on all sides, featuring 2 black high flower vases on both sides, 4 red brick steps comin down the green grass aisle, white plain wooden chairs on both sides

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