20 Wedding Ideas for Star Wars Super Fans

We're celebrating May 4th (aka "May the Force Be With You Day") by rounding up the most creative wedding ideas inspired by George Lucas' 1977 sci-fi game-changer. 

The Photos

John and Mindy Doychich battle the Death Star and AT-ATs in this surreal shot, thanks to a little magic we like to call Photoshop:

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Photo Credit: Steven Kowalski Photography via Reddit

Here, the bride channeled Darth Vader's "Force Choke" to lift her groom and groomsmen off the ground:

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Photo Credit: RSB Photography

 

The Rings

Paul Michael Designs made this incredible ring to match one couple's "fanatical Star Wars enthusiasm":

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Photo Credits: Paul Michael Designs

If you prefer your engagement ring to be more on the traditional side (we don't blame you!), then consider this creative ring box, instead:

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Photo Credit: Reddit user @TaiMaiShooToo

Han Solo and Princess Leia's famous saying makes for a sweet ring inscription:

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Photo Credit: SproutsbyBlazerArts on Etsy

Groom's Attire

The Force is strong with this one, thanks to his cufflinks:

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Photo Credit: Pure 7 Studios via Lover.ly

Light Sabers

Use light sabers to create a memorable recessional archway or reception entrance:


Photo Credit: Juice Box Media via Rebel Belle Weddings & Events

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Photo Credit: Whitney Martin Photography

Or break them out for a non-traditional engagement photo, like this couple did:

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Photo Credit: Michael James Photography
 

Ceremony and Reception Décor:

This custom runner by I Do! Aisle Runners features the intro to the intergalactic saga:
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Photo Credits: I Do! Aisle Runners

Block off certain seats for family members and the bridal party:

Photo Credits: I Do! Aisle Runners

In lieu of a traditional guest book, display this print and have guests each sign a star:

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Photo Credit: MDB Weddings on Etsy

From the star mobile to the floral crown to the glittery tablecloth, this Star Wars-inspired shoot nails it:

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Photo Credit: Meg Ruth Photo

Don't forget Yoda!

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Photo Credit: Juice Box Media via Rebel Belle Weddings & Events
 

Special Guest Appearances

Use Stormtroopers to guard the door at your rehearsal dinner...

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Photo Credit: Flickr user @naddles

And mingle with guests...

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Photo Credit: Mark Timm Photography

Just don't blame us if they upstage the bride:

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Photo Credit: Ben Minelli via When Geeks Wed

R2-D2 makes a cameo, complete with bow tie:


Photo Credit: Robin Sharp Photography

Include Star Wars props in your photo booth so that guests can get in on the fun, too:

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Photo Credit: Meg Ruth Photo

 

Groom's Cakes

We love that this Death Star confection by Cake Noveau features a decorated cake board:

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Photo Credit: Cake Noveau

The Uncommon Cakery made this 26" R2-D2 chocolate-filled masterpiece. Believe it or not, everything but the bow is edible!

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Photo Credit: The Uncommon Cakery
 
 

Plus, check out The Most Unique Wedding Themes We've Ever Seen.

—Stefania Sainato

 

 


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