Before your wedding, you stand on the threshold between your past and your future. This ceremony brings together your closest friends to hold space for you as you tap into your deep inner knowing and prepare for this big transition. Similar to a Women’s Circle, it is also a chance to connect with your bridal party and feel the love surrounding you!
How it works
We will connect in person or via facebook about your intentions and desires for this ceremony, so that it is tailored to your specific needs.
Your choice whether you receive the ceremony script in advance or keep it as a surprise
The day of: you take a bath/go for a walk/your choice for half an hour while the Celebrant and Bridal party set up the ceremony space, then enter and prepare to be led through a journey!
The ceremony takes approx. 2 hours and is typically followed by a potluck feast (men may be invited for this part)
Each ceremony is different, however here are some common elements:
Affirmations & Blessings
Heart Jar Ritual: everyone brings an object symbolizing their relationship with you
Flower Ritual: blessings for your marriage
Readings, songs, poetry
Altars to your past, present and future
Meditation into the Cave of Women
Love Balms: receive the healing touch of massage, a foot bath, hair braiding and/or reiki
Plant seeds of intention
Sharing of stories, advice & wisdom
Specific spiritual/ritual elements at your request