When we think about celebrity weddings, all we can imagine is lavish events with over-the-top décor, outfits and gifts. But to our surprise, things have been taking a different turn lately. Icons are investing into eco-friendly arrangements for their big day and they are not disappointing at all. Who said environment friendly weddings have to be boring and low-key? Here are some real life inspirations to inculcate on your big day and do a bit towards Mother Earth too –
- Dia Mirza and Vaibhav Rekhi
Actress Dia Mirza was applauded for her recent wedding nuptials. The actress who is an environment connoisseur ensured that her intimate wedding ceremony resulted in zero waste and contributes to the environment. Her wedding décor was made from sustainable materials, and even the catering was managed in a manner with no food wastage at all. The event was carried on by using absolutely zero plastic and all natural elements. Everything was organized in her backyard garden where she spent most of her life.
- Milind Soman and Ankita Konwar
The actor and fitness enthusiast got married to his long-time girlfriend Ankita Konwar .In this ceremony, Soman ensured that the rituals are carried out in a sustainable manner which do not harm the nature. The wedding which took place on Earth Day as electricity is least utilised on this particular day. the outfits adorned by the bride and the groom were made out of sustainable Bamboo silk and even the ornaments were all natural, made from naturally grown mini lotuses. After the ceremony was concluded, the couple even planted seeds in the names of all the guests invited.
- Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli
The famous celebrity wedding of Anushka and Virat was a treat to the eye with the most beautiful outfits and setup. Beneath the beauty, there are some eco-friendly tips to take notes for. The couple while inviting the guests to their intimate wedding, made sure that the paper was made out of recyclable material, and that a sapling is sent out to each invitee intimidated.
- Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh
The much in love Bollywood couple got married privately in two different wedding ceremonies, paying honour to the two different religions the bride and the groom belong to. In their decent attempt to make the world a better place, their wedding was completely plastic0free. Even the tableware was made out of sustainable material. All we can say is a minimal effort but a powerful impact.
- Rubina Dilaik and Abhinav Shukla
TV star Rubina also took inspiration from Anushka Sharma’s wedding and celebrated a sustainable nuptial event. She sent out invites to her guests which were made out of recyclable paper. Also, she added a sapling to all the invitees.
- Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja
B-town star Sonam Kapoor got married to her love Anand Ahuja and looked absolutely gorgeous in her red attire. In the era of digitalisation, the actress chose to ditch the cliché paper wedding invites and instead opted for e-invitations for all the guests. Her e-card was also shared online, and was instantly a part of the trending list.