Peacock Wedding Theme: Get Feathery with Cruelty Free

2011 Jan 25 - by Preeti
I love peacocks. They are gorgeous, elegant and majestic creatures. I wanted to incorporate them in some way for the wedding next month but didn't find a way to go peacock crazy except for having some peacock purple in the color scheme. I

In the summer though, we will have a wedding in Sweden with the amazing gown CWG is designing. The elegance of the dress does match with the gorgeousness of the peacock.

That means I get to shop for all things peacock: invitations, color schemes, napkins, cards, centerpieces, and more. For now, it's about looking at the feathers themselves.

By 10eisha, Lovely large peacock headpiece

10eisha peacock headpiece

Unfortunately, many peacock feathers are obtained from unknown sources which mean peacocks may not treated in an ethical way when feathers are taken. Searching on google to find people who use eco friendly peacock feathers is not easy but there exist a few artists.

Using peacock feathers in an ethically way, not only helps peacocks but is a soul friendly way to have your wedding. Peacock bouquets and life size birds add elegance and beauty to your wedding. Even peacock themed wedding cards with the gorgeous black blue eye or abstract birds adds a regal statement.

Sex And The City Inspired Feather Hair Clip Couture Style PEACOCK Fascinator by prettied. If you want to make a statement, this is a piece that will make a statement! The peacock feathers are recycled from a garment so you know it didn't go to waste.

But I couldn't find many inspirational ideas peacock themed weddings and so I went to Etsy is a great place to find handmade and vintage items. You also have an opportunity to email the designer and have custom orders made.

I have not bought from these designers personally but they have rave reviews and are quick to email. If you buy from them, do let us know what you think!

Peacock Bridal Fascinator by 10eisha - By far it is gorgeous peacock headpiece I have seen on etsy! The blue jewels, the long feathers rising up. You can add to any lengha choli and bring it up several notches. And, she use only cruelty free feathers.

10eisha etsy peacock

Peacock Hair Clip set by frogworks. Elegant and simple and two of them!

Long Peacock feather fascinator by frogworks. Another beautiful piece. Most of their feathers come from their pet birds.

The super statement very long Peacock Feather Headpiece by 10eisha. Another fabulous piece, already sold, but sure to make a statement with a lovely blue-green lengha. It is more than 20 inches long!

This is the piece that 10eisha designed for me. LOVE IT!

Last but not least, two Etsy vendors creating cruelty free accessories.

Liz B at My Ever After with her rococo peacock bridal bouquet.

And Shawna creating place mats, bridal bouquets, and boutineres.

Are you crafty person and want to do it yourself? Check out LetsGetfeathered, a cruelty free and natural source to buy peacock, rooster, parrot, and other cruelty free feathers.