(Closed) husband/wife announcement

posted 4 years ago in Ceremony
Post # 3
3831 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: November 1999

@gsmith10:  well….lifesavers might hurt if someone really THROWS it at you. 

I wouldn’t throw anything. Alot of places wont let you throw things because of the mess it makes. 

Post # 4
2895 posts
Sugar bee

Bubbles ? It’s not as messy. All the places we’ve visited do not allow throwing of any sorts (confettis, rice, petals).

Post # 5
1536 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: May 2012

@gsmith10:  How bought you get nautical themed ribbon wands like in the first pic and then everybody can wave them. Like the example in the second pic??


Post # 6
443 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: October 2013 - Tybee Island, GA

@Swizzle:  gummy lifesavers wouldnt hurt too bad! lol.

@gsmith10:  agreed with @NauticalDisaster:  most places wont allow you to throw rice or food or confetti. Bubbles and wands arent a bad idea at all.

I’m having a beach wedding and i have palm sized inflatable beachballs in everyone seat to throw in the air as we walk back down the aisle

Post # 7
3736 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: September 2014

@gsmith10:  Clamshells. Definitely clamshells. I’d prefer to throw whole quahogs in fact. They can then double as guest favors for those willing to bucket them up and bring them home.

– Martha Stewart

Post # 10
9145 posts
Buzzing Beekeeper
  • Wedding: November 2013 - St. Augustine Beach, FL

@LilRhodyGem:  Jesus.  Is she trying to knock people out now too?

Post # 11
7656 posts
Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: July 2012

@NauticalDisaster:  +1 Bubbles were my first though too.

Post # 12
3736 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: September 2014

@beachbride1216:  Ha ha. Do you see the heart shape in the shell? Sooooo romantic. Ok, ditch the idea unless you two are wearing helmets. Good luck girly! 🙂

Post # 13
7122 posts
Busy Beekeeper
  • Wedding: June 2013

I think you should stick with bubbles or a ribbon wand. I would hate to try and clean up gummy lifesavers or goldfish.

Post # 14
21 posts
  • Wedding: February 2013

I like the ribbon flags too!  Sometimes the bubbles do not work as well as you would think.

Post # 15
2612 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: May 2014 - Madison, WI

I like the ribbons or bubbles. Lifesavers would hurt, be a mess, and pretty wasteful. Same for goldfish and as people step on those it will get even messier.

We’re also not allowed to toss anything, we can have bubbles but that’s all.

Post # 16
452 posts
Helper bee

@LilRhodyGem:  Geoducks. They’re softer and much more gross-looking!

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