8 Flourishing Floral Arches for Your Ceremony

Fragrant structures to accent your vow exchange in sweet style.

It’s the middle of what is traditionally known as “wedding season,” and as such, we’re getting to see a high volume of gorgeous spring celebrations from all over the country. Soft pastels and alfresco nuptials are abound – who doesn’t adore a sentimental vow exchange out on the lawn? – and love is clearly in the air. Recently engaged coupes may be looking at dates next spring for their own “I dos,” and are likely gaining inspiration from the fêtes they’ve been seeing as of late. One of our favorite fresh elements for a wedding in this season – or any season, really – is that of a blossoming floral archway.

Mostly seen as the ceremony altar, though also included in aisle and even reception décor, floral arches make a grand statement with the juxtaposition of their large size and sweet adornments. Any bride or groom desiring to create a garden vibe for their special day should consider designing their own. No matter what your chosen motif may be, chances are high that you can stylize an arch that complements your concept. Summer weddings can focus on brighter, bolder blooms, such as sunflowers, while winter couples can select snowier options, including classic white roses.

To see floral archway styles from real weddings, scroll through the photos below, and don’t forget to click on each picture for further inspiration!Photo by Vue Photography

Photo by Simone Photography; Planning & Design by International Event Company

Photo by Joanna Toto for Ira Lippke Studios; Bridal Gown & Salon: Mark Ingram Atelier

Photo by Scott Clark Photo; Planning & Design by Alex Events


Photo by Michael Svoboda Wedding Photography; Planning & Design by Thomas Bui Lifestyle

Photo by Samuel Lippke Studios; Bridal Gown by Monique Lhuillier

Photo by Shaun Menary Photography

Photo by Brandon Kidd Photography

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Authored by: Megan Simpson

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