Who doesn’t love the look of a modern wedding? Clean, sleek, and always in fashion! There are a handful of things all successful modern weddings have in common, and these are what we’d consider the “must-haves.” Continue reading to discover what you need to pull off the perfect modern wedding!

Bride wearing feather and birdcage veil kissing groom wearing all white tux by Uday Sripathi | The Pink Bride® www.thepinkbride.com

1. The Perfect Venue

Collage of bride and groom at memphis venue Metro 67 by Uday Sripathi  | The Pink Bride® www.thepinkbride.com

The venue is so important when it comes to creating the right look for your modern wedding. Something like the Memphis venue Metro 67 is a great choice and it has everything you need for a modern wedding that will really wow your guests! We absolutely love the ultra chic walls and overall industrial feel. The ideal modern venue often has neutral colors, clean lines, and an air of elegance about it; Metro 67 has all that and more!

2. Sophisticated Details

Elegant and modern wedding details in white, black, and gold by Uday Sripathi | The Pink Bride® www.thepinkbride.com

Attention to detail is what takes a wedding from good to great! Choosing decor and a color scheme that enhances the modern elegance of your wedding is very important! We love this color scheme of black, white, and gold, which is a combination that will always be classy and sophisticated.

3. A Stylish Bride

Bride wearing modern wedding gown, feather and birdcage veil, and bright red lipstick by Uday Sripathi | The Pink Bride® www.thepinkbride.com

There are many ways for a bride to be styled in a “modern” fashion but the look from this bride is absolutely incredible! It unites the old Hollywood elegance of the birdcage and feather veil with a refined and contemporary dress style, making for a wedding day look that is perfect in every way! Plus, you can never go wrong with a classic red lip.

4. And A Stylish Wedding Party

Groom in white tux with sunglasses and groomsmen in black tuxes by Uday Sripathi | The Pink Bride® www.thepinkbride.com

Like this groom and his groomsmen, having a wedding party that is just as stylish as the bride is necessary to complete the look! Classic tuxedos and neutral gowns are always a safe bet for your contemporary wedding and they look good on everyone!

5. An Exquisite Meal

Rooftop reception and dinner at Metro 67 by Uday Sripathi | The Pink Bride® www.thepinkbride.com

Ok, so dinner doesn’t have to be served on a rooftop, but having it on Metro 67’s beautiful rooftop certainly wouldn’t hurt! No matter where your wedding dinner is served, be sure that both the location and the food are great. A unique and delicious menu is the, no pun intended, cherry on top of a gorgeous modern wedding.

Bride and groom holding hands at alter with officiants hand over theirs by Uday Sripathi | The Pink Bride® www.thepinkbride.com

As far as modern weddings go, there are millions of options and ideas out there. The important thing is that you take into account the basic must-haves for a winning contemporary wedding, and then modify those ideas to create a wedding day that is perfect for you and your S.O. The most successful modern wedding is the one that you enjoy and remember forever!



Venue: Metro 67

Photographer: Uday Sripathi