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Peacock Wedding Theme Ideas and Supplies - Best Peacock Themed Ideas

Updated on January 16, 2015
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Interested in a peacock themed wedding? Read on.

Peacocks are the national birds of India. I am an Indian so these birds are extra special for me. I was thinking how beautiful it would be to have a peacock themed wedding. It would be just amazing don't you think? A peacock themed wedding would require vibrant colors in shades of blue, green and gold. If you are from India you might be interested in a peacock themed wedding. Are you stuck for ideas though? Let me help you out.

Even if you are not from India but still looking forward to carrying out a peacock wedding theme, stick around and I will help you as much as I can to make your choice easier for you.


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Peacock Wedding Invitations

You can start out by giving out peacock inspired invitations out to your guests. Here are two pretty ones that are available online.

Peacock Card 1 Link

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Tips on how to choose Peacock wedding invitations :

1. Get ones which are bright and colorful

2. Go for shades of Blue, Green, Brown, and Gold.

3. Don't go for dull colors!

4. Peacock feather prints, according to me, make a wedding invitation look royal and grand. Select such a card if possible.

5. Take time in choosing the perfect card. You don't want to rush things and end up picking a card that doesn't really go well with your themed wedding ceremony.

How To Make Peacock Wedding Cakes

You can make use of peacock feathers to decorate your wedding cake. You will have to purchase good quality peacock feathers. Make sure that the feathers are arranged in such a way on the cake that they do not interfere when you cut the cake. A few feathers on top of your cake can look lovely! Another alternative method is to arrange the feathers separately from the cake. In the picture shown here, the cake has a fondant bow. Colored fondant gives your cake a more professional look. The video posted here shows how you can make a blue colored fondant.

You can make a cake with Blue icing to go with your peacock themed wedding. Even a White cake can look great with few peacock feathers on top of it. Use good food dyes to get the color you require.

If you do not want to use peacock feathers on top of your cake, you should go for peacock cake toppers. You can also use edible peacock feathers for your cakes and cupcakes. I found a really pretty one at Etsy. You can also get peacock statues at Amazon which you can place on top of your cake.

How To Make A Colored Fondant

Peacock Wedding Dresses and Accessories

Dresses to try out for your peacock themed wedding day should mostly be in shades of Blue. Don't go for dull colors because you have to keep in mind that the surroundings are going to be vibrant. If you don't want to go too bold with your wedding dress and want to stick to traditional colors you can do so, but make sure to add some contrasting colors of Blue or Green to your wardrobe. It can be a necklace, bracelet or a hair clip. Why not use a purple/blue bolero shrug to go along with your wedding gown? It will be a nice additional touch.

Make the groom wear a peacock feather as an original boutonniere.

You can also put some peacock feathers on your hair instead of flowers. I really like those peacock feather hairbands and clips that you get nowadays. Peacock feathers come cheap as compared to flowers and you can even put some in your bouquets. Don't overdo the peacock feathers when it comes to accessories or wardrobe because that will just make you look tacky.

A Beautiful Peacock Dress

A Culture Shock?

Not exactly a bridal dress but you can get it custom made at Culture Bridal Couture (previously knowns as Culture Shock) and comes around 7,500 AUD. Beautiful, isn't it?

You can even check the site to see other beautiful gowns. They all simply look out of this world and maybe you can even get some pointers on how the color combination for your wedding gown should be.

If you want to go bold with your wedding dress on your peacock themed wedding then this definitely is the dress you should get! A really beautiful color combination accentuated by peacock feathers.

See more peacock dresses.

A Beautiful Head Piece From Etsy

You can easily create this using small peacock feathers and a clip.
You can easily create this using small peacock feathers and a clip.

Creating A Beautiful Peacock Head Piece

Creating a beautiful Peacock feather head piece like the one shown above is easy.

You will have to get some small feathers (you can get hair clips) and then use another sparkly clip beneath it for more glamour. You can get these clips at very cheap rates so that you can ensure yourself a splendid peacock themed party in a cost effective manner. Either the bride can wear it or you can use them for bridesmaids or flower girls.

A small butterfly clip like the one shown to the right will look absolutely beautiful on your hair. Try to get vibrant hair shiny clips with colors in purple, dark teal, violet etc.

Peacock Shoes & Shoe Clips

Peacock shoes are slowly becoming a big rage. If you would like to keep most of your attire simple, then spruce up the look a bit by wearing peacock shoes! Another option is to use peacock feather shoe clips on your shoes in case you have already purchased them. They are available in plenty online.

View top 5 peacock shoes for parties.

Blue Wedding Cake Cookie Favor
Blue Wedding Cake Cookie Favor

Peacock Themed Wedding Favors and Supplies

Wedding favors can be wrapped with bright blue paper with a small peacock feather attached to it. You can buy personalized wedding favors online for cheap rates.

Another option is to choose a well decorated wrapping paper with peacock feathers. Get these favors so that they go well with the theme of your wedding - in this case, peacocks. Some pretty wrapping papers are shown at the side of this module.

You can give away blue color coated candies and blue decorative candles. Also try colors like Teal, Green, Cyan and any color that has a Blue or Green tinge to it.

Personalized Wedding Favors For Peacock Themed Wedding Ceremonies - In this site, put keyword 'Blue' in the search box and select one that is apt for you. I personally adore the Blue coated candies and the Blue Wedding Cake Cookie.

Use A Peacock Feather Fan Instead Of A Flower Bouquet

If you want your wedding to stand out more from the rest, then you should opt for carrying a peacock fan instead of the traditional flower bouquet.

Else, you can use your flower bouquet as usual but with few peacock feathers fixed in between them for an extra special effect.

Peacock wedding favors to impress your guests

You can present some unique yet affordable peacock wedding favors to your guests. Chocolates in peacock wrappers are a favorite currently.

Another option is to purchase colored almonds. They should be in colors that go along with your wedding theme. Make sure to choose wedding favors carefully as you would want to make a lasting impression on your guests.

Beautiful Peacock Wedding Bouquets

Peacock feather wedding bouquet
Peacock feather wedding bouquet

Blue Candles and Blue Flowers

Use a mixture of Blue and Green candles all over the wedding hall to give that dreamy effect to your wedding ceremony. You can use a big peacock feather centerpiece too. Blue and Purple flowers with Golden work can be used to decorate the place all over.

Make sure not to overdo anything! An overdose of any color can ruin the effect of your peacock themed wedding.


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    • divacratus profile imageAUTHOR

      Kalpana Iyer 

      4 years ago from India

      Yes, we even have peacocks visiting us sometimes here at my place :) Thank you for taking the time out to comment and rate.

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      Chitrangada Sharan 

      4 years ago from New Delhi, India

      These are wonderful ideas!

      I love Peacock feathers and keep them at home, since it is said that they bring good luck. I love the idea of Peacock feather bouquets. Nice pictures and very well done hub! Voted up!

    • divacratus profile imageAUTHOR

      Kalpana Iyer 

      6 years ago from India

      Glad you enjoyed the hub Kathryn :)

    • Kathryn Stratford profile image


      6 years ago from Windsor, Connecticut

      I love peacocks, so this caught my eye! This is a very creative hub.

    • divacratus profile imageAUTHOR

      Kalpana Iyer 

      6 years ago from India

      Thank you so much for dropping by. Glad to meet someone who feels the same about peacocks!

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      6 years ago from United States

      I also love peacocks, from their iridescent blue necks to the magnificent feathers. Thanks for sharing your stunning wedding ideas. Voted up and interesting. :)

    • divacratus profile imageAUTHOR

      Kalpana Iyer 

      6 years ago from India

      Thanks SkeetyD. Glad to know you enjoyed the hub :)

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      6 years ago

      This was a great hub! Peacocks are such beautiful creatures. Using them as a theme for a wedding is a wonderful idea.

    • divacratus profile imageAUTHOR

      Kalpana Iyer 

      6 years ago from India

      Yes it is! One of my favorites :)

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      Sarah Carlsley 

      6 years ago from Minnesota

      I love peacock as a wedding theme, it's so pretty and unique!

    • divacratus profile imageAUTHOR

      Kalpana Iyer 

      6 years ago from India

      Yeah, it's indeed a beautiful theme! Thanks Lady_E for visiting and commenting :)

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      6 years ago from London, UK

      It's an awesome and beautiful idea. I was trying to choose a favourite between the dress / flowers / cake etc. but I couldn't. They are all stunning. Thanks.

    • divacratus profile imageAUTHOR

      Kalpana Iyer 

      6 years ago from India

      Thanks for visiting and taking the time out for commenting Julie! :) I happened to know about it myself when I was browsing around one day. Saw a number of pictures on the same and decided to do some research of my own. Glad to know you liked it! :)

    • divacratus profile imageAUTHOR

      Kalpana Iyer 

      6 years ago from India

      Thank you so much Ishwaryaa! You're from India I see. So you might understand the importance of peacocks in our nation which is what inspired me to research on ideas related to a peacock wedding. Very elegant don't you think?

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      Blurter of Indiscretions 

      6 years ago from Clinton CT

      This is a great idea for a wedding. Never thought of such a thing...

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      Ishwaryaa Dhandapani 

      6 years ago from Chennai, India

      An engaging hub filled with amazing ideas & suggestions concerning a peacock themed wedding. These smart ideas surely add a beautiful touch to the wedding. A wonderful hub!

      Thanks for SHARING. Useful, Awesome & Interesting. Voted up, pinned & shared.

    • divacratus profile imageAUTHOR

      Kalpana Iyer 

      6 years ago from India

      Thank you so much Denise! This is one of my favorite hubs too. I spent a lot of time on it.

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      Denise Handlon 

      6 years ago from North Carolina

      OMG This is even better than the previous hub I read about the edible peacock decorations! I love this and all of the creative ideas and beautiful photos-the fan/the dress/the bouquet/the hair clip/the invitations/and the cakes...especially the white one at the top. Very cool!

      Rated up/U/I/A/B and sharing.

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      Linda Chechar 

      6 years ago from Arizona

      What a lovely Hub full of beautiful ideas and photos. I had never thought of a peacock themed wedding, but I think it would be stunning! Voted up, useful, beautiful and interesting!

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      neha chowdhury 

      7 years ago

      i m in love wd peacock n d vibrant colors in it....i hv my fashion show this year end.........n thinking to use the theme cant get a suitable name for it

      only peacock seems dull pls suggest names

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      7 years ago

      I'm currently planning my wedding around the peacock theme! Of all the pages I've looked at yours was the most helpful! Thank you!!

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      7 years ago

      Wonderful cake, so pretty!

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      8 years ago

      So Kewl. I LUV LUV LUV IT.

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      Wedding invitations 

      8 years ago

      Thank you for this very detailed hub.

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      Lori J Latimer 

      8 years ago from Central Oregon

      I love peacocks, because I am a fan of feathered friends, and I helped raise peacocks once. After seeing all of the beautiful colors, and ways of design, it is easy to see how a Peacock wedding would be most beautiful!

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      8 years ago from Tampa, FL

      We have seen more and more peacock themed weddings lately. Thank you for this very detailed hub.


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