Nautical Weddings

If you're dreaming of exchanging your vows seaside, or beachside, a nautical-themed wedding might be a good fit for you. From the classic coastal color scheme of navy, red, and white to nautical motifs like stripes, rope knots, anchors, seashells, and nautical flags, the wedding style calls to mind a connection to sailing and the sea. Browse our nautical-themed wedding photos for inspiration and work the ideas into your own wedding details.

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A Beachy, Bougainvillea-Filled Wedding in Maui, Hawaii
This couple's destination celebration was designed to highlight the stunning natural setting.
Olivia and Tyler's Black-Tie Wedding in Their Family's Seaside Home
"We kept going back to this old-world elegance," the bride says of the décor at this ultimate house party in Newport, Rhode Island. "We wanted it to feel like you were at a coastal estate, regardless of place or time."
Nautical Wedding Invitations Perfect for a Waterfront Celebration
This maritime stationery has earned its sea legs. Find inspiration for your own oceanside invites here.
A Fun, Personalized Wedding at the New Jersey Shore
There was an ice cream truck instead of cake, late-night pizza to go, and plenty of dancing.
This Boston Wedding Was Packed with Nautical Charm
Boston's picturesque harbor and legendary history created a vibrant backdrop for this family-focused wedding on the water.

More Nautical Weddings

A Tropical Wedding in Hawaii with Punches of Pink
A California couple spent a decade waiting for the right moment to get married. When they found the ideal locale in Hawaii, they knew it was time to ride off into the sunset together.
A Colorful, Flower-Filled Nantucket Wedding
Fresh and faux flowers were everywhere at this couple's coastal celebration.