Old Hollywood Glamour Wedding Ideas

Old Hollywood Glamour Wedding Ideas


Glamour weddings are trending. With the release of the Great Gatsby recently, bohemian chic brides like Anne Hathaway, and the precedent set by one royal affair and the lovely Duchess of Cambridge, Old Hollywood wedding glamour is back and will be ever present this season.  Vintage weddings were trending all of 2012. Now, it’s only been amplified, rustic vintage is getting up-cycled to old Hollywood glamour mode. You’re going to see beautiful details like crystal or cut glass chandeliers and candelabras  faux fur, birdcage veils, gloves, vintage jewels, rich hues of red, royal blue, gold, silver, and deep pinks, all paired with the crisp white accents.

Old Hollywood Glamour Wedding Ideas

Set the tone with these lovely and glamorous wedding invitations. The soft taupe color lends itself beautifully to the stylish lace detail. The simple fonts are accented with just enough script to create a very elegant look.

Add a splash of color as the first peek your guests will have into your Old Hollywood glamour wedding. The beautiful blue ground displays an art nouveau style frame that is regal and full of glamour.

Gold Faux Glitter 1920s Vintage Wedding Invitation

This beautiful wedding was inspired by the book and film Water for Elephants. The bride’s style encompasses the glamour of the 1920’s and early 1930’s. The lush velvet chair in pink and gold and the ornate wrought iron garden accent are the perfect photo props to complement this glamorous theme.

Old Hollywood Glamour Wedding

This amazing art deco bride is stunning. The detail on the headpiece is exquisite. Pearls and lace create an elegant and glamorous finish for this feminine look.

Art Deco Bride

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A stunning bride in a bird cage veil. Her makeup is also done up perfectly for a glamour wedding. Bright red lips are a must!

Brid Cage Veil

Imagine carrying this extraordinary bouquet. Pewter colored rose blooms made of silk, ethereal feather accents and gorgeous jewels come together to create a glamour wedding accent no one will forget.

Glamour Wedding Bouquet

Add a splash of color with brightly colored peonies. This elegant flowers are displayed in vintage mercury glass vases. This is an exquisite glamorous accent to any wedding table.

Peonies in mercury glass

It’s the little details that can make a big impact. Add a glamour wedding touch in your accessories. These beautiful vintage style earrings would look amazing with a vintage style dress and veil. The patina is soft and the shimmer of the jewels will catch the day’s light in a sophisticated way.

Vintage earrings

Add a little sparkle and glamour to your hair with a stylish hair piece like this. It makes a divine accent to a low bun or knot or could accent a side swept look beautifully too.

Glamorous Hair Piece

Don’t forget about the cake! This gorgeous confection is adorned with lace and pearls. The silver cake stand elevates the glamour factor too.

Vintage Glam Cake

Add a little color with a pink wedding cake. The glamour element is highlighted with the lace on each tier with the pearl and flower accents.

Glamour Blush Wedding Cake

There are a lot of ways to create the feel of an Old Hollywood Glamour wedding. Since the bride and groom are the focal points of the day, their wardrobe should tailored to represent the style. Old Hollywood bridal style can accommodate a variety of shapes and silhouettes. Lace, silk, organza, pearls crystal jewelry represent this era. Draped fabric backs, long sleeves and blush colored gowns also a beautiful way to display a little Old Hollywood glamour.

A stunning vintage glamour bride with a soft flowing gown and inspired headpiece.

1920s Style Bride

A beautiful satin gown with a draped back and an art deco inspired headpiece.

Hollywood Glam Bride

For the groom’s attire, it must match the formality of the bride’s dress. There is an elegance that defines this period. A simple stripe trouser paired with a peaked color shirt over a waistcoat topped with a morning jacket would be a stylish nod to Old Hollywood’s leading men. A dapper tuxedo would also be a striking attire choice. Between the 1920’s and 30’s you could easily find a groom wearing a tail coat, top hat, bow tie, vest, tuxedo shirt, suspenders, hanky, opera scarf, shirt studs, cuff-links and patent leather shoes.  Casual wedding attire includes tweed and sack suits.

A stunning example of sharp style.

Glamorous Groom

This couple coordinates perfectly with his top hat and tails and her beautiful ruffled gown.

Old Hollywood Glamour Bride and Groom

 These Old Hollywood ideas and images are just a few of the ways you can embrace this style for your wedding day. Put your personal stamp on these vintage chic theme and you’ll create a glamorous affair that won’t soon be forgotten.

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