Category Archive

Wedding Vow Examples

These wedding vows from real couples will inspire you, especially if you’re looking for unique, non-religious vows… or geeky and funny vows! We’ve got how to write wedding vows templates, guidance on how to write wedding vows or him, and so much more.

hospital wedding for terminally ill on offbeat wed alternative wedding ideas from Offbeat Wed (formerly Offbeat Bride)

Vow ideas for terminally ill people + advice for hospital weddings

From a reader: “It’s very hard to find vow renewal scripts for terminally ill people. We’ve been through so much and the fight has just began AGAIN and this time is the last. We need these.” We’re here to help.

Kiowa Irish punk handfasting wedding 33 alternative wedding ideas from Offbeat Wed (formerly Offbeat Bride)

The vows from this Native American / Irish handfasting wedding will make you cry

We wanted to celebrate both of our families — Irish/Scottish on my side, Kiowa on his — so our ceremony was a handfasting wedding, held on Mark’s family’s allotment land. One of the things that tie both our families and cultures together is a love of horses, so including “wedding horses” felt perfect to us.

Cocktail Wedding Reception Coworking Space photos by Drushotya26 alternative wedding ideas from Offbeat Wed (formerly Offbeat Bride)

These wedding vow promises will make you weepy (+ring-warming wording!)

Willie and Maya planned a casual cocktail wedding reception with an elegant vibe at a coworking space! We loved their wedding vow promises and ring warming so much and feel like there is lots of inspiration for folks looking to write their own personal wedding vow promises.

best vow alternative wedding ideas from Offbeat Wed (formerly Offbeat Bride)

This year’s best vow examples

We’ve featured literally thousands of real weddings on Offbeat Wed, and most of them include an excerpt from the couple’s vows. For those of you planning your weddings and trying to write your wedding ceremony scripts, these wedding vow examples from real couples can be a great way to get ideas to help you figure out how to write your own wedding vows.

A train ride ceremony and stunning kilts and bridal suits at this Railroad Museum of New England wedding

Non-possessive ring exchange wording and wedding vow promises

“We’ve both had reservations about marriage: it’s often associated with sexism, it implies that relationships should be permanent even though they often aren’t. Still, we wanted to make our commitment official in a public way — but we wanted our wedding to reflect our ideas about marriage.”

good omens wedpocalypse ceremony 3 alternative wedding ideas from Offbeat Wed (formerly Offbeat Bride)

This hilarious wedding script includes a ball and chain exchange!

This hilarious wedding ceremony script includes a ball and chain ceremony. And instead of a wedding party, this couple had the FOUR HORSEFOLK OF THE WEDPOCALYPSE, and the results were as amazing as you’d expect.