Valentine's Day-Inspired Wedding Ideas (That Aren't Cheesy): Hearts

Wedding Style & Decor

A heart shape may be the most obvious wedding motif, but it can also easily be the cheesiest. However, when used sparingly, hearts can be fresh, stylish, and totally sweet. Here are some of our favorite ways to feature hearts in your wedding décor.

Ceremony Aisle (above): This creative couple decorated the aisle by lining both sides with paper hearts on sticks.

heart-themed wedding ideas

Photo: via Hart & Sol Photo

Sidewalk Chalk Hearts: Enlist your friends to help create chalk hearts leading to the ceremony site.

Ombre Hearts: Tiny sugar hearts arranged in a subtle ombre pattern is sweet (but not saccharine!). (Cake design by Erica OBrien.)

heart-themed wedding ideas

Photo: via Chic Vintage Brides

Cookie Tower: End the reception on a sweet note with a tower of homemade, heart-shaped chocolate-chip cookies.

Heart-Shaped Sparklers: Exit the reception in style amid a shower of sparklers (the wedding photos are guaranteed to be amazing!).

Group Photo: If you're having a more intimate wedding, arrange your guests in the shape of a heart for a memorable group photo.

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