Summer is officially here, and being the most popular season to get married, this time of year is an important one for many couples. It’s a busy time for us at Fleur de Lys Bridal, making sure each summer bride has everything she has ever dreamed of for her special summer wedding day.

Working together with our brides is always important to our team, and the pleasure we get from helping you to look your best on your big day is immeasurable. Whether you are adding the finishing touches to your upcoming wedding, or you have just begun the planning process of a summer wedding in years to come, these ideas should give you some inspiration.


  • A simple bouquet of sunflowers makes a bold impact.
  • Brightly coloured roses create the perfect tropical bouquet.
  • With a brooch bouquet, you won’t have to worry about your flowers wilting.

Bridesmaids’ Dresses

  • Yellow is a cheerful choice for summer. Let your bridesmaids each choose their own dress in this happy colour.
  • Patterned bridesmaids’ dresses are fresh and fun for this season.
  • Try coordinating your bridesmaids’ bouquets with their printed dresses for an extra touch of panache.

Groom’s Attire

  • A navy and white striped tie adds a nautical touch.

Ceremony Ideas

  • Have your Order of Service printed as a panel programme, so that they spread out to create fans to keep your guests cool.
  • Provide chilled bottles water for your guests at the ceremony.
  • Have your guests blow bubbles as you leave the ceremony.

Ceremony Décor

  • Dress up the area above the aisle for even more eye candy.
  • Dress up your ceremony arch with kites and windmills.
  • Decorate the aisle with a simple sunflower at the end of each row.

Food and Drinks

  • Candy floss will have your guests feeling nostalgic for summer fayres.
  • Keep your guests hydrated in style with fruit-infused water.
  • Alcohol infused ice lollies are a fun choice for your cocktail hour.

Hopefully these summer-themed ideas will give you the inspiration you need to make sure your summer wedding day is as you have always imagined it. But don’t forget about the dress, and that’s what we are experts in, so if you would like the perfect summer wedding gown, call us today on 01799 526982.