Not Your Moms Wedding: 15 Instagram Accounts for #AltWedding Inspiration
16 September 2015

Not Your Moms Wedding: 15 Instagram Accounts for #AltWedding Inspiration

Wedding Planning

(photo credits: @ruedeseinebridal / @rocknrollbride)

We're all over the alternative wedding scene here at and loving all the modern trends and new traditions. From goth to rustic; LGBT weddings to ethnic themes; and boho-luxe to amazing custom DIY partyscapes, the following Instagram accounts have you covered when looking for ideas and inspiration to plan your own "alternative" wedding.


15 Instagram Accounts for NON-Traditional, Alternative Wedding Inspiration


1. ruedeseinebridal
The most gorgeous and refreshing account of luxurious bohemian looks, dreamy travel and romantic, natural accent inspiration from Rue De Seine, a New Zealand-based wedding dress designer.

2. rocknrollbride
Not exactly all about weddings, but still super fun and colorful, this account is managed by Rock N Roll Bride Magazine editor, Kat Williams.

3. diyweddingplanner
Stocked with helpful DIY tips including a focus on boquets and bridal florals, this award-winning account is curated by the popular DIY website,

4. thecrimsonbride
Wedding Inspiration & planning for the style-savvy South Asian bride.

5. something_tourquise
Learn to craft the perfect wedding with this helpful, well-curated DIY focus account.

weddingbellsmag6. weddingbellsmag
A mix of traditional and alternative wedding photos, the account of the popular Wedding Bells Magazine Canada also posts daily fashion, food and travel inspo.

7. gayweddingideas
Creative ideas and inspiration for the men & women of the LGBT community & friends.



8. apracticalwedding
A femme focus with a sprinkling of glitter and fun - based on the web’s largest independent publisher of the same name. (link

9. offbeatbride
With photos and regrams of tattooed brides, LGBT weddings & non-white gowns, this popular curation of non-traditional wedding pics complements its mother site, Offbeat Bride.

10. bohowedding_
Flowers in hair, flowing dresses and natural backdrops make up the beautiful looks in this inspiration account.

A well-edited selection of Pinterest photos make up this inspired bohemian wedding collection.

12. rusticweddingchic
Rustic, barn & country weddings, country weddings done beautifully. Tips and tricks for all details of the big day. From the editors of

13. ten21photo
Wonderfully whimsical at times and most often non-traditional wedding photos et al… from this Belfast-based photo studio.

14. joielalaphoto
Whimsical wedding candids captured in the Southern California area.

greenweddingshoes115. greenweddingshoes
A collection of inspiring alt wedding ideas from the editor and creative director of


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