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21 Stellar Ideas For An Astronomy-Themed Wedding

Love you to the moon and back.

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1. Set the tone with space-y invitations.

Get them here.
OnlyByInvite / Etsy / Via etsy.com

Get them here.

2. Get married under the moon with the help of a projector.

Or, better yet, tie the knot in a planetarium.
Sweetwater Portraits / Via sweetwaterportraits.com

Or, better yet, tie the knot in a planetarium.

3. Guide guests to their seats with a constellation seating chart.

As long as you can draw a few dots and lines, this would be insanely easy to DIY.
Max Wanger / Max & Friends / Via greenweddingshoes.com

As long as you can draw a few dots and lines, this would be insanely easy to DIY.

4. And table numbers to match.

http://www.levkuperman.com/2013/09/rhode-island-wedding-photographer-squantum-association/
http://www.levkuperman.com/2013/09/rhode-island-wedding-photographer-squantum-association/

5. Planets make perfect centerpieces.

Nony Dutton / Via offbeatbride.com
All you need is a ball and some paint to make them yourself. (Moons optional, but aren't they so pretty?)
Nony Dutton / Via offbeatbride.com

All you need is a ball and some paint to make them yourself. (Moons optional, but aren't they so pretty?)

6. A giant crescent moon is a stunning photo backdrop.

All you need are a piece of plywood and some spray paint.
Kelly Kollar Photography / kellykollar.com / Via ruffledblog.com

All you need are a piece of plywood and some spray paint.

7. Hang place cards in front of a vintage star map.

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8. Dress your hair in stars.

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9. Serve a gorgeous galaxy cake.

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10. Or this lunar one.

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11. Name the tables after your favorite spaceships.

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12. Blanket the ceiling in starlight.

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13. Hang a banner with all the phases of the moon.

Buy this one here.
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Buy this one here.

14. Or DIY this star garland.

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http://greenweddingshoes.com/diy-star-garlands/
http://greenweddingshoes.com/diy-star-garlands/

Here's how.

15. Adorn your cake with a topper you'll keep forever.

Buy it here.
BetterOffWed / Etsy / Via etsy.com

Buy it here.

16. Or go the DIY route with these stellar toppers.

Super cheap and easy to make. Seriously. Tutorial here.
Rachel/Cortnee / The Chic Site / Via thechicsite.com

Super cheap and easy to make. Seriously. Tutorial here.

17. Zodiac constellation earrings make a perfect bridesmaid gift that everyone can wear during the wedding.

These ones are available here.
arajera / Etsy / Via etsy.com

These ones are available here.

18. Dress up your groomsmen in cosmic bow ties.

Available here.
ALittleGeeky / Etsy / Via etsy.com

Available here.

19. Choose a meteorite wedding band.

Get it here.
SkyGemstone / Etsy / Via etsy.com

Get it here.

20. Or one that's covered in planets.

Available here. Also in silver.
Twinklebird / Etsy / Via etsy.com

Available here. Also in silver.

21. And send guests home with some astronaut ice cream.

AKA best favor ever.
Amy McMullen / amymcmullen.com / Via offbeatbride.com

AKA best favor ever.

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