Elements of Style: Bold Brushstrokes

If your wedding aesthetic is more Pollock than preppy, start with a clean and minimalist blank space-style venue (look into local lofts, art galleries, and photo studios), then choose wedding details marked by bold, painterly swashes of jet black on crisp white.

1. SEND // this invite
“Big Mod” by Snow and Ivy for Minted

2. WEAR // this dress (at the reception or—if you’re feeling bold—as your wedding gown!)
“Rana Keyhole Back Dress” by Alice & Olivia

3. CUT // this cake
Black-and-white wedding cake by Maggie Austin Cake

4. CARRY // this clutch
“Guatemalan Stripe” clutch by Lauren Olivia & Company

5. HOLD // this bouquet
White anenome bouquet by Petal Pushers, photographed by Q Weddings

6. GIVE // this (luxe!) wedding favor
Apothecary jar of kosher salt from March

7. REGISTER // this place setting
“Brushstroke” four-piece place setting by Mikasa