10 Great Gatsby Wedding Ideas (You Can Actually Buy)

by Jamie Miles
Great Gatsby Wedding Ideas// From: The Knot Blog

Gatsby glamour doesn't have to just live on the big screen. Art deco sequins, pearls, feathers and geometric patterns are all totally wedding-worthy and we gathered up 10 gorgeous ideas to prove it. By the way, all of the accessories below are fairly affordable (except for maybe the $600 hairpiece, which is a splurge but a total knockout!). Shop the look!


From top left, clockwise:

Sugar Pearl Cake: Pearls aren't just a fashion accessory. Your cake can wear them too! Sugar pearls add deco influence to this three-tiered asymmetrical cake from Maggie Austin. ($19/serving, MaggieAustinCake.com)

Art Deco Invitation Suite: Set the mood for a Gatsby-inspired affair with this retro invitation suite. The geometric patterns and symmetric designs allude to the '20s. Note: If you want your guests to dress the part, be sure to mention it clearly on your invites. (Starting at $26/suite, CeciNewYork.com)

Sequin Sheath Bridal Gown: This Anna Sui Aiguille dress belongs in the Jazz Age with its arcs of sequins, the sexy slit and clean silhouette. ($1,200, BHLDN.com)

Elliana Feather Clutch: The faux ostrich feathers on this bag match the fashions of the time period and it acts as either a clutch or shoulder bag. The best part? You can re-wear this even after the wedding for a chic night out. ($398, KateSpade.com)

Sleek Strappy Sandal: These strappy satin Nina shoes are elegant yet practical for your first dance – or the Charleston if you really want to kick things up a notch! ($30, NinaShoes.com)

Black Lapel Tuxedo: Your groom can play Gatsby in this BLACK by Vera Wang two-button notch lapel tuxedo. He'll look like he came straight out of the Roaring Twenties. (Price upon request, MensWearhouse.com)

Crystal Deco Hair Bandeaux: This elegant hair accessory from Jennifer Behr is hand-cut with Swarovski crystals and secured with elastic at the back to comfortably add that Art Deco feel to your bridal look. ($625, JenniferBehr.com)

Embellished Silk Bridal Gown: Look and feel like Daisy Buchanan in this gorgeous fit-n-flare Nicole Miller gown covered in crystal embellishments. The crystals are arranged in a fan-like pattern reminiscent of the Gatsby-era. ($3,500, NicoleMiller.com)

Vintage Cushion Cut Engagement Ring: This antique-style filigree ring is to-die-for deco! The setting is trimmed in diamonds and features detailed engraving around the shank. ($2,950 not including center stone, TimelessDesigns.com)

Crystal and Emerald Deco Earrings: The sparkling emerald Swarovski crystals and the geometric cut of these earrings pay tribute to the accessories worn during the Roaring Twenties and would add a retro touch to your wedding day look. ($100, ThomasLaine.com)

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