Viva Las Vegas wedding style ideas

We show you how to recreate your own little chapel on the strip with kitsch Fifties Americana-style touches

Bite me


Your guests will feel like they’ve hit the jackpot with these eat-me-now Vegas-inspired cake pops as favours.


Styled by Kate Hornby

Cake pops, £2.50 each, popbakery.co.uk. Silver gift box, £4, paperchase.co.uk. Las Vegas vintage charm, £1, myvintagecharms.com. Plastic gold coins, £3.95 for 100, partypacks.co.uk. Red ribbed runner, £15, johnlewis.com

The perfect plan


Don’t leave anything to chance – keep all your W-day details handy in this kitsch planner.

Wedding Planner, £10, paperchase.com. Sonnet Gold Lustre Fountain pen, £190, Parker at selfridges.com. Champagne confetti, £1.75 for 15g, paperchase.com

Party with us


Welcome your guests to fabulous Vegas with iconic city invites.

Clockwise from middle top: Las Vegas city scene invitation, £6.69 each (for orders over 100), hellolucky.co.uk. Table card holder, £4.99, confetti.co.uk. Las Vegas sign invitation, £3.15 each, dinkiedynamo.co.uk. Mini bubblegum machine, £2.92 each, weddingstar.com. City Skyline Lasercut invitation, £4.50 each, cutture.com. Favour tin, £1.80 each (empty, minimum order 15), mooksdesign.co.uk. White stars pencil, 85p each, paperchase.co.uk. Las Vegas sign place card, £1.30, dinkiedynamo.co.uk. Save The Date luggage tag, £2.45, mooksdesign.co.uk. Wine glass, £5, marksandspencer.com. Dice place card, 50p each, angelfins.co.uk. Black Las Vegas sign invitation, £1.79 each, youareinvitedto.biz. Red glass tumbler, £6 each, marksandspencer.com. Ace of hearts card, £4.95 each, vintageplayingcards.co.uk

Lucky charm


Sizzling pink and red blooms are perfect for the bright lights of the city.

Clockwise from top left: Wedgwood Jasper Conran platinum striped saucer, £15, Wedgwood Signet Platinum dinner plate, £20, both johnlewis.com. Bouquet with casino chips, from £65, philloflowers.com

Slice of the action


A cute bride and groom cake topper is a must for a retro Fifties feel.

Las Vegas cake, £595 for 100 portions, makiscakes.com. Bride and Groom cake topper, £27.95, aweddinglessordinary.co.uk. Cake stand and slice, stylists own. Ribbon and background paper, from a selection, paperchase.co.uk

Ticket to ride


Creating your very own casino? Let your guests try their luck with handmade tokens which they can exchange for chips.

Clockwise from top: I love you heart chocolate, £3.20 for 10, chocolatebuttons.co.uk. Wooden card, £3.75, paperchase.co.uk. Red heart confetti, £1.75 for 15g, paperchase.co.uk. Red heart gems, £1.29 for a box, hobbycraft.co.uk. Heart lollipop necklace, £30, tattydevine.com. Background paper, from a selection, paperchase.co.uk

In the hot seat


Pack table plan problems away by pegging luggage labels inside a retro suitcase.

Suitcase table plan, £50, eBay.co.uk. Tags and suitcase lining, £115, dottiecreations.com. Additional vintage charms (pegged in-between table cards) from a selection, myvintagecharms.com. Wine glass and tumbler, as before. Plastic gold coins, as before. Dinner wallet invitation and envelope, £8.75 each (minimum order 50), dottiecreations.com. Spotty tablecloth (as background), £20, johnlewis.com

Hit the jackpot


Everyone’s a winner with these sweet gumball machine treats.

Mini slot machine, £2.92 each, weddingstar.com. Platinum saucer, as before. Napkin, £12 for four. Wedgwood Jasper Conran Pinstripe plate, £27.50. Studio William Karri Cutlery, from £3.75 each, all johnlewis.com

Flying high


Add Stateside-style with these fabulously fun balloons.

Just Married helium balloon bunch, £32 for four, balloonmonkey.co.uk

Winning streak


Accessorise compact floral displays with playing cards and casino tokens for a fun take on your theme.

Las Vegas style table arrangement, from £85, philloflowers.com. Plastic gold coins, as before. Albany Catwalk Las Vegas wallpaper, £12.98 for 10m, Albany at wallpaperdirect.co.uk


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