26 Harry Potter Wedding Ideas That Even Muggles Will Love

The ultimate Unbreakable Vow.

1. Let your guests know what they’re in for with a themed Save The Date.

You can buy them here, or opt for a DIY printable one here.

2. And follow it up with this amazing wedding invitation disguised as a Howler and a Marauder’s Map.

You can get a quote for customisable invitations here.

3. Use a themed seating plan to direct guests to their seat.

You can download this one here.

4. And make sure you name your tables after wizarding locations.

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These are super easy to make yourself, and you can get inspiration here. You can download Harry-style fonts here and here. The ones on the right, you can commission from here.

5. Keep things classy with hidden Potter accents, like this snitch veil.

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There are a ton of snitch combs as well which you can check out here.

6. And don’t forget about the subtle details!

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You can get some more ideas here and here.

7. Carry a bouquet made from recycled Potter books.

That way it’ll last forever. Have a look on Etsy, there are so many different styles, like this stunning purple one.

8. And make sure to get a matching boutonniere if there’s a groom.

You can get this gold one here.

9. Make the ring bearer’s job easy with an engraved ring box that has your favourite quote.

The options are endless! Get it here.

10. Get a bunch of these tiny notebooks which are perfect table decorations that guests can take home with them.

You can buy them at Etsy here.

11. Leave temporary tattoos and wet wipes on tables for guests to apply.

 

You can get this set, and also custom ones here.

12. Or give everyone a wand to take home with them.

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You can buy a set here or make your own, with these instructions. If you do this, make sure to get everyone to form a guard of honour with their wands for you to walk through before leaving.

13. Make some confetti from photocopies of pages from the books.

Or for the lazier wizards, you can buy some here.

14. Potter-fy your menu with cauldron cakes or pumpkin pasties.

 

This eBook is full of A+ recipes, or just have a quick Google.

15. And serve up some Harry Potter cocktails as well, of course.

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You can get some magical inspiration here.

16. Or make some snacks of your own with Ferrero Rochers and silver cardboard, and scatter them around the tables.

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17. You could even set up a game of Quidditch for guests if you’ve got enough space.

You can get some ideas here.

18. Have guests write you messages with quill and parchment.

You can find these quills here and a bound notebook here.

19. If you’ve planned an outdoor reception, or there’ll be areas with low light, make some floating candles, Great Hall-style.

You can find a detailed step-by-step guide here.

20. You can’t go past a themed cake.

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You’ll have to find a bakery in your area to make it for you, but there are SO many ideas out there. Have a look at these ones to get inspiration.

21. Or just a cake topper.

 

You can get the Always one here and the Mischief Managed one here.

22. Treat your guests to a Honeydukes-inspired candy bar.

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This one is so easy to DIY. Get some big glass jars like these and download and print some labels to make them look genuine. This site also has directions on making chocolate frog and Bertie Bott’s boxes.

23. If you’re thinking of having a photobooth for guests, invest in some props for awesome photos.

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You can buy some here or learn how to DIY here for a personal touch.

24. Gift your bridesmaids these awesome lightning bolt necklaces.

You can get them in silver or rose gold too, if that matches your decor better.

25. Even if you can’t nab the perfect Hogwarts location for your reception, you can still take your wedding photos there!

26. And if you want to go to the extreme, you can get an owl to deliver your rings to the altar.

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Jemima Skelley is a senior writer for BuzzFeed and is based in Sydney.
 
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