If you’re a fan of Harry Potter, why not let the magic of Hogwarts enchant your wedding day? From decorations to attire, there are plenty of ways to incorporate the beloved wizarding world into your big day. Whether you’re a Gryffindor, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw, or Slytherin, here are some spellbinding ideas to make your wedding day truly magical.
Say “I Do” to a Magical Wedding!
Start off your Harry Potter wedding with a Save the Date that will set the tone for the rest of your celebration. Take inspiration from the Hogwarts letters and send out invitations written in Harry Potter’s signature font. Choose colors that match your favorite Hogwarts house and decorate your reception hall with house banners and candles.
For a truly magical ceremony, say “I do” under a whimsical arch made of branches, flowers, and twinkle lights to make it look like the Forbidden Forest. The bride and groom can recite vows from the Half-Blood Prince or the Deathly Hallows. Afterwards, surprise your guests with a confetti explosion or a shower of golden snitches!
Spellbinding Ideas to Incorporate Harry Potter into Your Wedding
Are you looking for the perfect Harry Potter wedding dress? Consider a gown inspired by Hermione’s Yule Ball dress, or add a touch of magic with a gown that incorporates elements like a wand or a Time-Turner. Don’t forget to accessorize with a golden snitch tiara or a Hogwarts house necklace.
For your reception, incorporate more Harry Potter elements like a Sorting Hat photo booth and a dessert table featuring Bertie Bott’s Every Flavour Beans and Chocolate Frogs. Serve up potions-inspired cocktails like Amortentia, Felix Felicis, or Polyjuice Potion. Have your first dance to a Harry Potter soundtrack and send your guests home with wand favors.
From the invitations to the favors, there are endless ways to add a bit of Harry Potter magic into your wedding day. Embrace your inner wizard and create a day that you and your guests will never forget. Remember, the wand chooses the wizard, but you can choose to make your wedding day truly magical.