Sprinkle … at your wedding

Sprinkle … at your wedding

05 December 2011

Release butterflies

Vlinders op je bruiloft
Credits: Shannanigans

It is customary in the Netherlands to be sprinkled with rice after the I dos. This would provide a happy future with many children for the bride and groom.

Sprinkle with Poms

Strooien met poms
Credits: Etsy

Nowadays, the bridal couples are not only sprinkled with something to make it extra festive, but also when leaving the party.

Blow bubbles

Bellenblazen Bruiloft
Credits: Pinterest, My Best Friend Jules & Craft Gossip

Unfortunately, in many locations it is no longer allowed to throw rice or flowers, which is why I also looked for some alternatives.

In addition to dried flowers or confetti, you can also use dried leaves at a wedding in autumn.

Toss with rose petals

Rozenblaadjes Bruiloft
Credits: Style Me Pretty & Once Wed

Bubbles, Confetti and Pigeons

Duiven Confetti Bellen
Credits: Favim, Pinterest, Get Married & Style me Pretty

I am pleasantly surprised by the fact that the well-known traditions such as pigeons release can still be applied in a fun and vintage way.

Flags & Airplanes

Vlaggetjes en Vliegtuigjes
Credits: So You're EngagedI do it Yourself, & Grey Likes Weddings

Wishing lanterns

Wensballonnen Wenslantaarns
Credits: Petit Elefant

A splashing end with stars

Sterretjes Bruiloft
Credits: Events by Stefania, 100 Layer Cake & Style me Pretty

Note: this blog is written by Bride Carmen in December 2011

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