10 ways to use leather in your wedding

Leather is such a timeless, classic piece that often makes way to our homes and wardrobes. Can you imagine it as part of your wedding? It seems unlikely, but leather details are elegant, stylish and not to mention, sexy!

If you’re not already a leather-lover, you’ll be one with these beautiful, edgy ways to use leather in your wedding.


Perfect for vintage, rustic or travel-inspired weddings, a touch of leather in your invitation like a tie, a sleeve or even an envelope, is a great way to tell your guests what your wedding will be like. Plus, they’ll swoon over how pretty it is!

Invitation leather wedding ideas

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Rock ‘n roll cover-up

If your wedding falls on a breezy day, it’s best to carry something to warm you up. While a knitted cardigan or a soft pashmina is often the choice, you can add some rocker vibe in your look in the form of a leather jacket.

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Leather jacket in a wedding

Image: Jenna Saint Martin

Table cards

Welcome your guests to your reception with some nice leather table cards. It’s something they could talk about while walking to their tables (a nice way to make new friends!) and something they’d loved to take home afterwards.

leather wedding table marker

Image: Jessica Cooper Photography

Wedding bands holder

Now here’s a pretty and symbolic way to making your marriage “as tough and strong as leather”.

Wedding bands holder leather wedding ideas

Image: Bergreen Photography via Artfully Wed

Lounge seats

Make your spacious venue look and feel more homely by using beautiful furniture to divide it into smaller spaces. How about giving your guests leather lounge seats to relax on? It can double up as a nice photo-op place, too!

Having a leather wedding

Image: Clayton Austin

Table décor

If your event stylist or wedding coordinator is suggesting “leather placemats” or “leather table runner” for your boho wedding, say “why not?”. Look how pretty the leather makes the table setting!

Leather wedding place mat

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Wedding Menu

Complete the luxe boho vibe with a calligraphed leather dinner menu.

Leather wedding

Image: Tory Williams Photography

Bridal bouquet

Who says roses should always be red? Go monochrome and edgy with a leather bridal bouquet! Just one thing–have a spare one to throw for your lady guests.

Bouquet leather wedding ideas

Image: Leather Wedding Roses

Couple shoes

Want to go matchy-matchy with your groom? You cannot go wrong with nice pairs of leather shoes. If you’re feeling adventurous, try rocking a pair of leather booties to your countryside wedding!

Shoes leather wedding ideas

Image: Jazzy Connors Photographer

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