A growing number of brides are walking away from the traditional wedding in favor of elopements. Now, we don’t mean, drive through the night to get married by an Elvis Presley impersonator in viva Las Vegas. We’re talking about luxury affairs with only a handful of guests- think Blair Waldorf, Phoebe Buffay and Lily Aldrin’s wedding. Mix it with Zoe Saldana, Jessica Alba The new generation of elopements are organised and intimate affairs, to have the wedding be solely about the commitment between the two of you.
Why have an organised elopement?
We love big weddings, but there’s no denying that the minimalism and subtlety of a organised elopement means, the newlywed couple can enjoy the day in those first moments as a married couple without any distractions.
- A stunning backdrop
Nothing screams beauty like mother nature and having your wedding by the snowy mountains or on a sun-kissed beach is incomparable. The pictures will take your breath away and your wedding day will truly be the best day of your life.
- Why stress over the planning
Half the drama of getting married comes from the stress of planning the day. Between seating arrangements, the perfect-tasting cake, picking your first dance song and hiring transport, it’s no surprise planning a wedding can be overwhelming.
“I've always thought of accessories as the exclamation point of a woman's outfit” Michael Kors
An organised elopement is the perfect opportunity to bring out your personality in your wedding look, from glitzy hair accessories to timeless stud earrings. Whether you want to embrace your inner Blair Waldorf or channel Meghan Markle on your wedding day, an organised elopement is the perfect setting for the wedding of your dreams.
We’ve routed through our extensive to find our top picks for an organised elopement.
If you want your surrounding to take centre stage or are the less is more family, MINA could be your best friend. Threads of Swarovski crystals and delicate glass beads work together to create an ethereal look.
For the bride who wants the big wedding without the guest list, ALESIA is your go to accessory. Whether your taking your vows in Lapland or saying I do on Golden Gate Bridge, Alesia’s gilded leaves bursting with Swarovski Crystals is the dose of luxury every elopement need.