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13 Velvet Wedding Ideas That Are Crushing It

Hi, we're the Tidewater and Tulle crew, and we're addicted to velvet. We think everything should be wrapped in this sumptuous and soft fabric, and we couldn't be more excited that it is a current wedding and fashion trend making its way around the world! From ribbons to ring boxes to linens, velvet shines brightest in a variety of hues perfect for fall and winter wedding celebrations. Curated from Etsy and from our fellow wedding editors, we gathered up the chicest and most luxurious details to inspire any bride or groom whose hearts match our own in velvety goodness. Now pardon us as we go cuddle with our velvet quilts while wearing velvet jammies on our velvet couch.

Emerald green velvet wedding table runner

Emerald Green Velvet Table Runner

as seen on vendor fam Mad Hatter Vintage

Luxurious and oh so picture perfect, a simple velvet table runner pairs well with any florals on your wedding table. We say yes to this detail!

Photography: Kathryn Whitworth | Velvet Table Runner & Rentals: Mad Hatter Vintage


Soft pink velvet wedding heels

Pink Velvet Bridal Heels

as seen on Chic Vintage Brides

Pink velvet? Need we say more? These gorgeous shoes are a gorgeous touch to peep out from a wedding gown, and the ankle tie is the quintessential feminine touch!

Photography: Branco Prata Studios | Shoes: Alexandre Birman


Steel gray wedding tablecloth

Blue Gray Velvet Tablecloth

as seen on Glamour and Grace

Pardon us as we hyperventilate over this coastal beauty. A velvet tablecloth is the ultimate in a beach wedding meets chic luxury theme!

Photography: Erin Stubblefield Weddings | Design & Styling: Beso Weddings and Events | Florals: The Foxglove Studio | Linens: La Tavola Fine Linen Rental | Furniture Rentals: Northern Decor | Vintage Rentals: Nimble Well


Navy blue velvet vintage engagement ring box

Octagon Navy Blue Velvet Ring Box

as seen on Etsy

A touch of geometric with timeless velvet. Enough said.

Blue Velvet Ring Box: Secret Keeper Box via Etsy


Black velvet bridesmaid dress tops

Black Velvet Bridesmaid Dress Tops

as seen on Tidewater and Tulle

Any wedding party ups their glamorous attire with different fabrics, and we love how these black velvet tops paired with their satin skirts!

Photography: Five Copper Creative | Event Venue: 108 Budleigh | Event Coordination: The Proper Setting | Florals: Flower Girls OBX | Hair Stylist: Lovie's Salon and Spa | Bridal Gown: Maggi Bridal


Pink velvet wedding bridal garter

Pink Velvet Bridal Garter

as seen on Etsy

Gone are the days of itchy stiff garters! Get comfy and chic with this velvet accessory. We're pretty sure you won't want to toss it at the end of the night!

Velvet Garter: Gryphons Acquisitions via Etsy


Turquoise velvet throw pillow

Teal Velvet Throw Pillow

as seen on Hill City Bride

Grab some velvety pillows to pair with other textured fabrics like cotton and sequins for a stylish wedding reception lounge area.

Photography & Florals: Amy Ellis Photography | Furniture & Decor: Happily Ever After Event Rentals


Peach orange velvet wedding bouquet ribbon

Orange Velvet Bouquet Ribbon

as seen on Swooned

For a pop of color with your greenery bouquet, velvet ribbon can give you a subtle touch of wedding opulence.

Concept & Photography: Rebecca Wood | Styling & Planning: Laura Olsen Events | Florals: Sweet Woodruff


White velvet vintage furniture

White Velvet Sofa

as seen on Storyboard Wedding

Your local wedding rentals company likely has a ton of beautiful velvet details you didn't know you had available to you, and one of the most popular items is the vintage velvet couch!

Photography, Furniture, & Styling: Karen Theresa Photography | Florals: Black Orchid Florist


Gray grooms velvet bow tie

Gray Velvet Bow Tie

as seen on The Wedding Scoop

We're weak for bow ties, and velvet bow ties just makes our obsession even deeper, especially for a fall or winter wedding!

Photography: Alea Lovely | Styling: Victorian Gardens | Florals: Ellermann | Men's Attire Styling: Johan Khalilian


Blue crushed velvet photo backdrop

Blue Crushed Velvet Backdrop

as seen on Tidewater and Tulle

Oh, hello, most beautiful photo backdrop ever! The way light catches on crushed velvet is just dreaminess and practically demands to be at a wedding as a statement piece.

Concept Design: Aisle Society | Event Production: Storyboard Wedding | Bridal Gowns, Bridesmaid Gowns & Accessories: David’s Bridal | Photography: Cassi Claire | Florals & Fabrication: Diana Gould | Hair & Makeup: MG Hair & Makeup | Venue: Hudson Loft | Models: Richa Patel, Maria Dasana, Madison Heath, Kristen Jorgensen


Light gray velvet wedding guestbook

Dove Gray Velvet Wedding Guestbook

as seen on Etsy

Velvet guestbooks exist, and it's glorious! A lovely heirloom to pass along to future generations is all in this keepsake.

Velvet Guestbook: Bark and Berry via Etsy


Copper rose velvet bridesmaid shawl

Copper Rose Velvet Shawl

as seen on Etsy

Whether for brides or bridesmaids, the splendor of a velvet shawl is such a beautiful and practical accessory for any chilly weathered celebration.

Copper Rose Velvet Shawl: Iris Atelier via Etsy


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