photographer: André Maier Photography | planner: Kraft Events | décor: Ed Libby Events | venue: Private Residence
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8 Wedding Aisle Décor Ideas for a Walk to Remember [Photos]

Beautiful wedding aisle décor — especially when paired with a stunning ceremonial backdrop — creates a picture-perfect scene for your exchange of vows. And while you may only have eyes for your beloved, you’ll certainly want to return again and again to photographs of this momentous (and perfectly-styled) moment. 

Creating the perfect wedding aisle décor for your dream wedding starts with the right inspiration. We’ve searched through hundreds of events on PartySlate to find our favorite wedding aisle decoration ideas. 

These 8 wedding aisle décor ideas promise to make your wedding ceremony both beautiful and memorable. From scattered rose petals to creative lighting, read on to discover our favorite design concepts and ideas from some of the industry’s top event planners and design teams.

But wait, there’s more:

See an idea you like? Head to PartySlate and find a top wedding planner ( along with a design/décor/floral team) to bring your favorite wedding aisle décor idea to life. Your dream wedding is right within reach. 

1. Wedding Aisle Décor With Flower Petals

Rose-covered wedding aisle décor at Southeast Asian Wedding at the Hilton Chicago in Chicago, IL
photographer: Jai Girard Photography

Get Romantic With Red Roses

Chicago, IL

It’s no surprise that this happy couple would want to linger in the middle of such a stunning floral wedding aisle. We love how crimson petals cover every inch of the ceremonial aisle for a look that’s both dreamy and romantic.

photographer: Jai Girard Photography | planner: Sabrina Hans Events | décor: Yanni Design Studio | venue: The Drake Hotel (ceremony) & Hilton Chicago (reception)

Ombre rose petal wedding aisle décor at surprise rooftop wedding.
photographer: James Atkins Photography

Keep it Fun With Purple Ombré

Chicago, IL

An ombré runner of purple petals adds a gorgeous pop of color to this minimalist wedding ceremony. We also adore how the parallel lines of petals shift with the wind, creating an ever-changing and unique wedding aisle.

photographer: James Atkins Photography | planner: Rachel De Marte Events

Breathtaking Wedding at Pelican Hill Resort in Newport Beach, CA With Criss-Cross Rose Petal Wedding Aisle Décor.
photographer: Duke Images

Create a Criss-Cross Pattern

Newport Beach, CA

This wedding aisle, reminiscent of a childhood Hopscotch game, wows with its criss-cross design of bright pink blooms. We are also swooning over the golden entranceway decked in baby’s breath, purple hydrangeas, and deep-red roses.

photographer: Duke Images | planner: Details Details | décor & rentals: Shawna Yamamato Event Design | venue: The Resort at Pelican Hill | lighting: The Lighter Side | cake: Grace And Honey Cakes | entertainment: LIV Entertainment Group | dancers: LA Follies

Bright White Wedding at South Park Center in Los Angeles, CA With Monochromatic Wedding Aisle Décor.
photographer: Ether and Smith

Make it Monochromatic

Los Angeles, CA

Look, while we love pops of color, we also adore this monochromatic wedding ceremony with its petal-strewn aisle, lucite floral stands, and mod white seating. Even the cloudy, pearlescent sky seems to get (and make) the picture in hues of pure white.

photographer: Ether and Smith | planner: A Good Affair, Wedding & Event Production | florals: The Flower Boutique Inc. | venue: South Park Center | catering: Patina Catering | entertainment: Angelica Strings & Elevated Pulse Productions – California | videographer: Alec Nguyen | hair & makeup: Ting Makeup

Elegant Wine Country Wedding in Napa, CA With Rose Petal Wedding Aisle Décor
photographer: Mary McHenry

Sit Back & Relax

Napa, CA

Such a beautiful natural setting doesn’t need much to transform it into the perfect wedding venue. But pillowed seating and scattered rose petals make us want to linger here long after the ceremony ends.

photographer: Mary McHenry | planning & design: Marilyn Ambra Party Consultants | florals: Plan Decor | entertainment: Wine Country Entertainment | caterer: Betty Zlatchin Catering & Events | lighting & rentals: Bright Event Rentals | linen: La Tavola Fine Linen


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2. Wedding Aisle Décor With Greenery

Stunning Summer Wedding With Boxwood Wedding Aisle Décor
photographer: T & S Hughes Photography

Add a Touch of Human Artistry

Chicago, IL

Left to their own devices, plants will lavishly take over any garden. These boxwood arrangements, however, remind us of the power of human artistry. We love how these sleek designs make for unique floral stands (and bring the beauty of the English countryside into this elegant venue).

photographer: T & S Hughes Photography | planner: Citygirl Events | décor: Yanni Design Studio | venue: The Drake Hotel

AN ENCHANTED FOREST INSPIRED WEDDING at the Savoy Hotel in London, UK with greenery wedding aisle décor.
photographer: Catherine Mead

Bring in the Outdoors

London, England

We love how this ceremonial space was transformed into an enchanted forest with a lush, grass-like wedding aisle and overhanging branches. The feeling of enchantment continued into the reception as guests found their table assignments on a tree suspended with 3-D, candle-lit paper lanterns. 

photographer: Catherine Mead | planner: Bruce Russell | floral design: Zita Elze Flowers | venue: The Savoy in London | furniture: Great Hire Ltd | invitations: Grosvenor Stationery Company | tableware: Options | escort cards (lanterns): Cutture | cake: Peggy Porschen | production: Wise Productions

Luxurious Exquisite Wedding at the Metropolitan Club in New York with Greenery Wedding Aisle Décor
photographer: Dave Robbins Photography

Go for Contrast

New York, NY

A grand ornate ballroom springs to life with the addition of fresh greenery. We love how this dramatic and historic setting becomes an unexpectedly perfect backdrop for bright foliage (and spring-like whimsy).

photographer: Dave Robbins Photography | planner: Chandelier Events | design, décor, & floral: L’Atelier Rouge | venue: private club

Gorgeous Romantic Wedding Ceremony in the Sculpture Garden in Chicago, IL With Greenery Wedding Aisle Décor
photographer: Tim Tab Studios

Keep it Simple

Chicago, IL

The perfect wedding is all in the details. We love how bouquets of simple greenery go hand-in-hand with rustic-wood seating — while also allowing the tiled aisle and exposed-brick backdrop to direct our attention.

photographer: Tim Tab Studios | planning, design, & floral: Christine Janda Design & Events | venue: Bridgeport Art Center

Captivating Romantic Wedding at The Drake Hotel in Chicago, IL With Greenery Wedding Aisle Décor
photographer: Olivia Leigh Photographie

Take a Stroll

Chicago, IL

We absolutely adore how this wedding aisle evokes a Parisian, tree-lined promenade — the perfect place to linger on a summer day, or any season.

photographer: Olivia Leigh Photographie | planner: North Shore Weddings & Events | décor & floral: Ashland Addison Floral and Event Decor | venue: The Drake Hotel | rentals: Elegant Presentations | linen: Windy City Linen | entertainment: Arlen Music Productions & Shannon Rovers | cake: Elysia Root Cakes | transportation: M&M Limousine Service

Outdoor wedding aisle with potted plants and natural greenery.
photographer: The Grovers

Get Creative With Potted Plants

Rancho Santa Fe, CA

It’s true, green reigns supreme at this enchanting outdoor wedding. We love how, in addition to the natural foliage, potted plants bring a fresh vibrancy to the ceremonial aisle. Sometimes, the best secret gardens are in plain sight.

photographer: The Grovers | planner & design: EverAfter Events | florals: Flowers Annette Gomez | venue: private residence | lighting: Peterson Event Lighting | rentals: Bright Event Rentals, Hire Elegance, & The Chiavari Guys | print work: Invitation Factory | caterer: Giuseppe Fine Catering | entertainment: West Coast Music


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3. Candlelit Wedding-Aisle Decoration Ideas

Free-Spirited Musical Extravaganza in NOLA With Candle-Lit Wedding Aisle Décor
photographer: katie edwards photography

Heighten the Drama With a Southern Gothic Vibe

New Orleans, LA

You see, we love how towering candelabras rise up to meet overarching Spanish Moss. The effect is both dramatic and romantic — not to mention, a scene that’s straight out of a Southern-Gothic novel.  We also love how woven carpets cover the wedding aisle, adding another unique element to this one-of-a-kind ceremony.

photographer: katie edwards photography | planner & design: Kristin Banta Events | venue: New Orleans Museum of Art | rentals: Archive Rentals

Modern Glamour at Mansion at Tuckahoe in Jensen Beach, FL With Lantern Wedding Aisle Décor
photographer: Aurora Photography

Let the Lanterns Be Your Guide

Jensen Beach, FL

This stunning wedding paired tropical glamour with minimalist sophistication. We adore how metallic lanterns graced this all-white wedding aisle. We also appreciate how the metallic motif was carried over to the wedding reception. Guests enjoyed stylish tablescapes with copper cutlery, decorative charger plates, and luxe linen.

photography: Aurora Photography: planner: Pink Wasabi: Beauty Events Style | floral design: Flower Fanatic | venue: Mansion at Tuckahoe | caterer: Alexander Event | furniture rentals: The Lounge Design Events Furniture Rental & Superior Party Rental | stationery: Only One Mark | signage: Palms & Paper | cake designer: The Starfish Cottage Cakes

Bright + Punchy Wedding With Candle-Lit Wedding Aisle Décor
photo courtesy of Kehoe Designs

Add Glitter With Gold Elements

Chicago, IL

“All that glitters is not gold” — or so the saying goes. But the gold elements from this glam wedding are in full glittery effect. We love how modern, abstract chandeliers pair with vintage candle pillars for a look that’s both timeless and elegant.

photo courtesy of & décor: Kehoe Designs | florals: Floral Exhibits | venue: The Geraghty | technical production: BlackOak Technical Productions

Glamorous All White Wedding at Four Seasons Hotel Chicago in Chicago, IL With Candle-Lit Wedding Aisle Decorations
photographer: LaCour Images

Keep it Clear as Crystal

Chicago, IL

Mirrored stands reflect twinkling candlelight, while a crystal-beaded chuppah adds additional sparkle. We also love how the skylight is beautifully reflected onto an all-white aisle runner. 

photographer: LaCour Images | planner: Lynda Rose Events | décor: Platinum Events | venue: Four Seasons Hotel Chicago | entertainment: Rendezvous Music

Sophisticated St. Patrick's Day Wedding at Artifact Events in Chicago, IL With Candle-Lit Wedding Aisle Decorations
photographer: Olivia Leigh Photographie

Follow the Bend

Chicago, IL

Life is full of twists and turns — and one of our favorite wedding aisle decoration ideas follows that logic. We love how this unique, candlelit wedding aisle unexpectedly bends to the right before reaching the main stage — while also adding a new dimension to this raw, industrial space.

photographer: Olivia Leigh Photographie | planner: North Shore Weddings & Events | design: Erin McDonald Co | florals: A Stem Above | venue: Artifact Events | caterer: Entertaining Company | videographer: Eric Floberg Film & Photography | entertainment: Arlen Music Productions & Shannon Rovers Irish Pipe Band | linen: BBJ Linen

Lush White and Green Wedding With Candle-Lit Wedding Aisle Décor
photographer: Bob & Dawn Davis Photography & Design

Dazzle With a Winter Wonderland

Chicago, IL

White orchids, shimmering drapery, and crystal beading evoke a pristine winter snowfall. We also adore how the candle-lit wedding aisle brings warmth (and additional beauty) to this sophisticated backdrop.

photographer: Bob & Dawn Davis Photography & Design | coordination: Randy Schuster And Associates | décor: HMR Designs | venue: The Standard Club | lighting: Frost Chicago

James Bond Inspired Wedding at Casa Real at Ruby Hill Winery in Pleasanton, CA With Candle-Lit Wedding Aisle Décor
photographer: Despina Craig Events

Create Elegant Interludes

Pleasanton, CA

We love how clusters of candlelight (surrounded by a scattering of red-rose petals) are interspersed along this elegantly-tiled wedding aisle. Gold-mirrored stands and brilliant sconces create an additional (and much appreciated) glow.

photographer, planner, designer, florals, & graphics: Despina Craig Events | venue: Casa Real at Ruby Hill Winery | entertainment: California Non Stop | rentals: Pleasanton Rentals, Inc. & Big 4 Parties

Beautiful wedding aisle décor — especially when paired with a stunning ceremonial backdrop — creates a picture-perfect scene for your exchange of vows.”

4. Wedding Aisle Décor With Creative Lighting

Traditional Historic Wedding at InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile in Chicago, IL With Creative Lighting Wedding Aisle Décor
photographer: PJ Photo – George Nwia

Go for Gobo Glamour

Chicago, IL

Gobo lighting can transform your wedding aisle into a wonderland of shapes and shadows. We love how the ethereal drapery at this glamorous ceremony mimics the curves and delicacy of the eye-catching wedding aisle.

photographer: PJ Photo – George Nwia | planner: Alison Ross Events | décor: Epic Events | venue: InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile | video: Xpress Video Productions | entertainment: BeatMix Music

Contemporary Art Gallery at Terra Gallery in San Francisco, CA With Creative Lighting Wedding Aisle Décor
photographer: Rebecca Yale Photography

Linger Under a Canopy of Light

San Francisco, CA

When it comes to wedding aisle décor, don’t be afraid to think outside the box (or in this case, the actual aisle, for that matter). Overarching greenery and globed lighting transform this wedding aisle into an enchanted garden space. 

photographer: Rebecca Yale Photography | planning & design: Kate Siegel Fine Events | florals: Cherries Flowers | venue: Terra Gallery | caterer: Betty Zlatchin Catering & Events | paper goods: Yonder Design & Underwood Letterpress | lighting: Got Light | linen: La Tavola Fine Linen | tablescape: Theoni Collection | rentals: Bright Event Rentals, DEKKO88, & Standard Party | entertainment: Jump Start

Trendy Modern Wedding at Boston Winery in Boston, MA With Creative Lighting Wedding Aisle Décor
photographer: Emily Leis Photography

Take a Walk in the Forest

Boston, MA

Foliage light projections brings the beauty of the forest to this rustic winery. While we’re sure the happy couple only had eyes for each other, we’d certainly understand if they stopped to admire the grandeur at their feet.

photographer: Emily Leis Photography | planner: Contagious Events, LLC | florals: Flou(‑e)r Specialty Floral Events | venue: Boston Winery | lighting: DesignLight | calligrapher: Yennygrams | rentals: Rentals Unlimited

Rustic Indoor Wedding at Palm Event Center With Creative Lighting Wedding Aisle Décor
photographer: Blue Lace Photography

Keep it Interesting With Whimsical Lighting

Pleasanton, CA

We could spend hours looking at this wedding aisle, trying to name the various shapes and figures. From butterflies and horseshoes to stars and punctuation marks, there’s something for everyone on this whimsical walk down the aisle.

photographer: Blue Lace Photography | planner: Amazae Events | florals: Nicole Ha Floral Design | venue: Palm Event Center

A Tent Full of Stars Wedding in Miami, FL With Creative Lighting Wedding Aisle Décor
photo courtesy of: J GROUP EVENTS

Make a Highway Through the Stars

Miami, FL

If the universe had a highway, it would certainly be lined with glittering starlight. This wedding aisle feels just as cosmic with glowing string-lights, amber candlelight, and twilight skies.

photos courtesy of & décor: J GROUP EVENTS

Glamorous & Stylish Wedding Turnberry Isle in Miami, FL With Creative Lighting Wedding Aisle Décor
photographer: Vera Photography

Stop & Smell the Roses

Miami, FL

We can’t think of a more romantic walk than a walk down the aisle and roses play a starring role in many of our favorite wedding aisle decoration ideas. So of course, this romantic, rose-patterned wedding aisle has our attention.  

photographer: Vera Photography | planner & design: Forever Events | florals: Petal Productions | venue: Turnberry Isle | entertainment: Junior’s Entertainment Group | linen: Nuage Designs | lighting: PSID Group | table details: Forever Events


RELATED: 9 Unique Wedding Ceremony Ideas


5. Wedding Aisle Décor With Fun Patterns

Technicolor Rooftop Wedding at Hyatt Regency Jersey City in Jersey City, NJ With Creative Wedding Aisle Décor
photographer: Clane Gessel Photography

Capture the Imagination With Colorful Designs

Jersey City, NJ

Every detail of this Southeast Asian wedding is colorful and eye-catching, including the floral wedding aisle. We also love how rainbow seating and abundant blooms transformed the steel skyline into a wonderland of color.

photographer: Clane Gessel Photography | planner: Sonal J. Shah Event Consultants | décor: Design House Decor | venue: Hyatt Regency Jersey City | caterer: Gaurav Anand | entertainment: Bentley Meeker Lighting & Staging, Inc., Medley Entertainment, & DJ Suj | cake: City Sweets & Confections | nitrogen ice-cream station: 321chillz | mixologist: Hemant Pathak Corp | stationery & graphics: Emily Kathryn Paper

Vibrant & Colorful Wedding @ Cafe Brauer With Creative Wedding Aisle Décor
photographer: Kent Drake Photography

Have a Soft Spot for Polka Dots

Chicago, IL

You know it’s going to be a fun wedding when the ceremony features bright pink seating and a polka-dot wedding aisle. We also love how the polka-dot motif carried over into the reception with polka-dot place cards. 

photographer: Kent Drake Photography | planner: A Perfect Event | florals & design: Anthony Gowder Designs | venue: Cafe Brauer at Lincoln Park Zoo | caterer: Entertaining Company | entertainment: TVK Orchestra

Chic Striped Ceremony at the Art Institute of Chicago With Creative Wedding Aisle Décor
photographer: Elena Bazini Photography

Indulge Your Inner Artist

Chicago, IL

Art museums are bound to be chic. But this black-and-white-striped wedding aisle only improves the stylish setting. We also love how lucite stands create the illusion of free-floating foliage. Artistic, indeed.

photographer: Elena Bazini Photography | design & florals: Kehoe Designs | venue: The Art Institute of Chicago

Oceanfront Wedding at Fontainebleau Miami Beach in Miami Beach, FL With Creative Wedding Aisle Décor
photographer: Adam Opris Photography

Make it a Monogram

Miami Beach, FL

A monogrammed wedding aisle with mirrored-gold details evokes luxury — with or without the oceanfront setting. We especially adore the addition of cold fireworks at the end of the heartfelt ceremony.

photographer: Adam Opris Photography | planner: Carrie Zack Events | décor & floral: Jose Graterol Designs | venue: Fontainebleau Miami Beach

Luxurious Tented Wedding at a Private Residence in Mendham, NJ With Creative Wedding Aisle Décor
photographer: André Maier Photography

Add Charm With a Garden Path

Mendham, NJ

In case you may be wondering, a picturesque gazebo and “stone garden path” are a match made in heaven. We also appreciate how creative lighting transformed the walls of this tented space into a lush forest. 

photographer: André Maier Photography | planner: Kraft Events | design, décor, & florals: Ed Libby Events | venue: private residence | lighting: Frost Productions | entertainment: Soul System Orchestra & DJ Shiran | caterer: Laurence Craig Catering

Elegant & Simple Courtyard Wedding With Creative Wedding Aisle Décor
photographer: Brandon Kidd Photography

Take Advantage of Stylish Tile

Long Beach, CA

A floor this beautiful deserves to be seen. We love how seating and some simple greenery marks the wedding aisle — allowing the stylish tiles to serve as a walkway.

photographer: Brandon Kidd Photography | planner: Orange Blossom Special Events | venue: Ebell of Long Beach

These 8 wedding aisle decoration ideas promise to make your wedding ceremony both beautiful and memorable.”

6. Mirrored Wedding-Aisle Decoration Ideas

Luxe Wedding with mirrored wedding aisle décorl and floating candles.
photographer: Katie Beverley

Wow With Optical Illusions

 Los Angeles, CA

Lucite décor and a mirrored wedding aisle create a sense of magic and mystery — with floating florals and reflected candlelight bewitching guests of all ages.

photographer: Katie Beverley | planner & design: Aliana Events | design & décor: Revelry Event Designers | florals: Celio’s Design | venue: The London West Hollywood | videographer: White Rose Production Cinema and Photo LLC

Extravagant White Wedding at Selman Marrakech in Marrakech, Morocco With Mirrored Wedding Aisle Décor
photo courtesy of: Elegant Occasions by JoAnn Gregoli

Multiply the Love

Marrakesh, Morocco

We love how this mirrored wedding aisle creates a second (and fourth) floral heart. It (almost) goes without saying: two hearts are better than one. One of the best wedding aisle decoration ideas is to double your décor with reflective elements.

photo courtesy of & planner: Elegant Occasions by JoAnn Gregoli | venue: Selman Marrakech

Glamorous wedding at Cipriani with mirrored wedding aisle décor.
photographer: Phillip Van Nostrand Photography

Think Pink

New York, NY

A pearlescent-pink wedding aisle — along with vibrant pink uplighting and dramatic projection mapping — has us feeling like we’ve stepped into another, dreamier world. 

photographer: Phillip Van Nostrand Photography | venue: Cipriani 42nd Street

Glamorous all-white wedding with white flower trees and a mirrored aisle
photographer: Alakija Studios

Add Dimension with an Elevated Stage

Schaumburg, IL

Look: We love how dramatic steps and an elevated stage add depth and dimension to the mirrored wedding aisle. Besides, a couple this beautiful deserves to be seen twice over.

photographer: Alakija Studios | planner: Kesh Events | décor & florals: Yanni Design Studio | venue: Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel

Winter Wedding with silver foil wedding aisle décor
photographer: Carter Rose Weddings

Make Memories With Metallic Foil

Dallas, TX

This gorgeous venue space (complete with floor-to-ceiling windows) was transformed into a winter wonderland for this happy couple. An aisle runner of silver foil beautifully reflected the surrounding candlelight — while also leading to a picturesque backdrop of shimmering evergreen trees.

photographer: Carter Rose Weddings | floral & décor: Precious Moments | venue: HALL Arts Hotel | entertainment: Party Machine

mirrored wedding aisle with white flowers on mirrored bases in a grassy field
photographer: Elizabeth Messina

Impress Guests with a Magical Mirage

Coachella, CA

This mirrored wedding aisle creates a stunning optical illusion of water in the distance — along with a second chance to admire the exquisite white wedding arch.

photographer: Elizabeth Messina | planner: Sacks Productions | design: Revelry Event Designers | florals: Jeff Leatham | cake: Perfect Endings | invitations: Lehr & Black | rentals: Town & Country Rentals


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7. Wedding Aisle Décor With Throw Rugs

Bright Garden Wedding at Annadel Estate Winery in Santa Rosa, CA With Creative Wedding Aisle Décor
photographer: Delbarr Moradi Photography

Bring on the Boho

Santa Rosa, CA

This garden wedding charmed guests with bohemian details such as eclectic throw rugs, an ethereal draped arbor, and plenty of bright blooms.

photographer: Delbarr Moradi Photography | planner & design: A Savvy Event | florals: Chestnut and Vine | venue: Annadel Estate Winery | caterer: Jessica Lasky Catering | entertainment: Jay Siegan Presents | lighting: Illusions Lighting | rentals: Encore Events Rentals, Found Rentals, Frances Lane, & Glassybaby | linen: La Tavola Fine Linen | transportation: California Wine Tours | tent: Zephyr Tents | restrooms: Sanitation Services | stationery & paper products: Yonder Design | hair & makeup: KBC Beauty

Rolling Stones' Beggar's Banquet Themed Wedding at Blue Hill at Stone Barns in Pocantico Hills, NY With Throw Rug Wedding Aisle Décor

Elegant Spunk

Tarrytown, NY

Elegant throw rugs and wild greenery made for eclectic (yet elevated) wedding aisle décor. Click to see a close up of the funky wedding arch that fused pastel hydrangeas with luxuriant purple foliage.

photographer: Susan Stripling | planner & coordinator: Daughter of Design | florals: TINSEL Experiential | venue: Blue Hill at Stone Barns | calligrapher: Anne Robin Calligraphy | catering:
Blue Hill at Stone Barns | cake: Murray’s Cheese | dance floor: NY Lounge Décor | draping: Drape Kings | lighting: Pegasus Productions | entertainment: Élan Artists, DJ Hesta Prynn, & The K Agency | dj equipment: PA Systems, Inc. | invitations: Bliss & Bone | photo booth: Shake and Share Media | rentals: New England Country Rentals | furniture: Patina Rentals | linen: La Tavola Fine Linen | transportation: Leros Point To Point | silent disco: Quiet Events | videographer: Lovebrain Films | hookahs (after party): The Good Hookah | hair & makeup: Face Time Beauty

Boho Fall Wedding at Sancturary Beach Resort in Marina, CA With Creative Wedding Aisle Décor
photographer: Sun+Life Photography

Savor the Season

Marina, CA

Who can blame the pup for taking a moment to relax on such a sumptuous carpet? While Autumn comes and goes in a blink of an eye, we would happily linger in this picture-perfect scene for many seasons to come. 

photographer: Sun+Life Photography | planner & design: Pocketful Of Plans | florals: Seascape Florals | venue: Sanctuary Beach Resort | caterer: Salt Wood Kitchen and Oysterette | videographer: Yours Truly Media | rentals: Chic Event Rentals | linen:La Tavola Linens | vintage rentals: Forage Vintage Rentals Company | invitations: Wide Eye Paper Company | welcome gifts: Blue Aces Bake Shoppe | cake: Blue Aces Bake Shoppe | signage & calligraphy: Phoenix Feathers Calligraphy | escort board: Handsome Woodworking | beauty: Design Her Image

Desert Foothills Barn Wedding in Scottsdale, AZ With Creative Wedding Aisle Décor
photographer: Logan Cole Photography

Go for Desert Chic

Scottsdale, AZ

Think about it: Cowhide rugs on a stretch of sand make for a unique and totally desert-chic entrance to this stunning wedding arbor and majestic desert backdrop.

photographer: Logan Cole Photography | coordinator: Imoni Events | décor stylist & florals: Atelier de LaFleur | venue: Desert Foothills Barn | cake: My Goodness Cakes | videography: Everly Films | beer burro: Haul N Ass Productions | hair & makeup: Lillian Fogel & Erin Fink | photo booth: The Foto Booth Bus

Bohemian Wedding with wedding aisle throw rugs.
photographer: Logan Cole Photography

Channel Your Inner Bohemian

Los Angeles, CA

Everything about this wedding ceremony was bright and cheerful. We adore how warm-hued throw rugs, pampas grass, and colorful fan palms transformed this outdoor space into a bohemian paradise. 

photographer: Logan Cole Photography | plants: The Plant Library | venue: Office Party | rentals: Yeah! Rentals | entertainment: The Flashdance | videographer: Shark Pig Weddings

Travel Inspired Wedding at The Showroom DC in Washington DC With Creative Wedding Aisle Décor
photographer: BrancoPrata Photography Studio

Set Sail Around the World (Sort of)

Washington, D.C.

This travel-inspired wedding ceremony wowed with ornate carpets, pampas grass, and lush greenery at every turn. We also admire how beaded chandeliers and hanging baskets adorned the reception space. 

photographer: BrancoPrata Photography Studio | planner: Evoke Design & Creative | florals: Sweet Root Village | venue: The Showroom DC | caterer: Occasions Caterers & Oysters XO | videographer: Tweed Video | transportation: Martin’s Transportation | entertainment: Élan Artists | hair & makeup: Abigail de Casanova | lighting: Atmosphere Lighting

Rustic outdoor wedding with pampas grass and a wedding aisle covered in boho throw rugs.
photographer: Koby + Elizabeth Brown

Revel in Rustic Elegance

Washington, TX

Lavish pampas grass and bright-white throw rugs popped against the pastoral greenery at this rustic-chic wedding venue.

photographer: Koby + Elizabeth Brown | planner: Strawberry Milk Events & Styling | florals: Bows + Arrows | venue & caterer: The Inn at Dos Brisas | tent & rentals: Whim Hospitality | vintage rentals: Loot Rentals


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8. Unique Wedding-Aisle Decoration Ideas

Luxurious Garden Wedding at The Ritz-Carlton in Chicago, IL With Creative Wedding Aisle Decorations
photographer: Bob & Dawn Davis Photography & Design

Let the Garden Bloom

Chicago, IL

Raised garden beds and a floral-forward backdrop bring the beauty of the outdoors to this elegant ballroom. We especially love how tendrils of greenery extend into the wedding aisle. 

photographer: Bob & Dawn Davis Photography & Design | planner: Birch Design Studio | event design: Kehoe Designs | venue: The Ritz-Carlton, Chicago | cake: Cake – Sweet Food Chicago | calligraphy: Stacey Shiparo Calligraphy | entertainment: Arlen Music Productions & Gentlemen of Leisure Band | invitations: C’est Papier | linen: BBJ Linen | rentals: Tablescapes Event Rentals | videography: I Do Films

Lush White Wedding at Four Seasons Hotel Boston in Boston, MA With Unique Wedding Aisle Décor
photographer: Genevieve de Manio Photography

Go Mod With Luxe Florals

Boston, MA

White roses seem to float — almost like lily pads — above a bed of lush greenery at this luxurious wedding ceremony. We particularly adore how all-white planters and a sleek wedding aisle bring a modern vibe to this classical ballroom space. 

photographer: Genevieve de Manio Photography | planner: Tasha Bracken Events | florals: Winston Flowers | venue: Four Seasons Hotel Boston | entertainment: Right On Band & Music Management | makeup artist: Katrina Hess

Rustic Galleria Marchetti Wedding With Creative Wedding Aisle Decorations
photographer: Caitlin Lisa Photography

Go for the Unexpected With Timber

Chicago, IL

By the way, a talented design team can turn any element (even raw wood) into a thing of beauty. We love how candlelight and bouquets of greenery transform aged tree logs into picture-perfect wedding aisle décor.

photographer: Caitlin Lisa Photography | planner: Storybook Weddings & Events | florals: Pen and Petals | venue: Galleria Marchetti | videography: Zach Mundzic Media | farm tables: Chicago Farm Tables | entertainment: Great Life Music | photo booth: Adventure Booth Co. | hair & makeup: Makeup by Jaycie

Stunning Tuscany Wedding Weekend With Creative Wedding Aisle Decorations
photo courtesy of: Colin Cowie Lifestyle

Enjoy Manicured Landscaping

Ormond Beach, FL

Ask any gardener and they will tell you how landscaping makes or breaks an outdoor space. We love how landscaping determined the location of the wedding aisle at this gorgeous destination wedding.

photos courtesy of & planner: Colin Cowie Lifestyle | venue: Castiglion del Bosco

New Years Eve Wedding Celebration With Creative Wedding Aisle Decorations
photographer: Nakai Photography

Ring in the New Year With Art Deco

Chicago, IL

New Year’s Eve is, without a doubt, the most glamorous night of the year. So of course, we love New Year’s Eve weddings. We especially adore this Art Deco-themed wedding — and how feathers and pearls brought a unique touch to traditional wedding aisle décor.

 photographer: Nakai Photography | planner: Clementine Custom Events | florals: Vale of Enna | venue: Waldorf Astoria Chicago Hotel | lighting & drapery: Elegant Event Lighting

Pure Classic Wedding With Baby's Breath Wedding Aisle Décor
photographer: Vancouver Wedding Studios

Bring in the Baby’s Breath

Carlsbad, CA

This wedding aisle — with sleek gold vases crowned with clouds of delicate baby’s breath — was both romantic and dreamy. Bridesmaids carried their own baby’s breath bouquets, giving this often-overlooked bloom the spotlight it deserves. 

photographer: Vancouver Wedding Studios | coordinator: Bliss Events San Diego | floral designer: Flowers Annette Gomez | venue: Omni La Costa Resort & Spa | entertainment: Still Listening Productions | officiant: I Do Vows | cake: Hey There, Cupcake! | rentals: Farm Tables & More | cigar roller: Liberty Tobacco

MOUNTAINTOP MALIBU WEDDING With Creative Wedding Aisle Decorations
photographer: Sanford Creative

Leave No Stone Unturned

Malibu, CA

This mountain top wedding dazzles with simple, artful décor. We adore how loose stones create a unique wedding aisle, while circles of larger stones evoke a sacred space.

photographer: Sanford Creative | planner, design, & florals: Grand Hope Events | venue: Wright Ranch Malibu | caterer: fundamental LA

Remarkable and Romantic Wedding in Chicago, IL With Creative Wedding Aisle Decorations
photographer: Kina Wicks Photography

Write a Heartfelt Message

Chicago, IL

It gets better. Make your wedding ceremony a reflection of your unique love story with a wedding aisle that features a favorite poem (or even wedding vows). We adore how this aisle fuses chic design with a heartfelt message.

photographer: Kina Wicks Photography | planner: SAVING grace EVENTS

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