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Below I have listed a few options to help inspire you for your own unique ceremony:

There are many beautiful Symbolic Gestures that emphasise the significance of the special milestones we celebrate and help to lock them in our hearts and minds forever.  Please contact me today to discuss incorporating a lovely Symbolic Gesture into your ceremony.

“Symbols are the imaginative signposts of life.”
Margot Asquith


  • Sand Ceremony
  • Wishing Stones
  • Unity Cocktail
  • Unity Candle
  • Tree Planting Ceremony
  • Goodness Shower (under an umbrella, with rice for prosperity and love, coins for wealth and confectionery for sweetness throughout the marriage)
  • Ring Warming
  • Hand-fasting
  • Hand Blessing
  • Time Capsule
  • Var Mala
  • Rose Ceremony
  • Sea Glass Ceremony
  • The Wine & Love Letter Box Ceremony
  • Wishing Well
  • Breaking of Bread, Sharing of Wine & Lighting of Candle
  • The Elemental (or Four Elements) Blessing
  • The Wish Tree
  • Irish Wedding Bells


  • Tree Planting
  • Time Capsule/Treasure Box
  • Butterfly or Dove Release
  • Candle Ceremony
  • Stone/Shell/Pebble ceremony
  • Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
  • Fairy Dust
  • Communal Video Recording
  • Wishing Well
  • Balloon Release
Contact me to arrange an informal, obligation-free meeting to talk about your ideas and discuss how we can create a meaningful and unique ceremony together.