You have dreamed of becoming a bride for so long. Now that the time has come that you are one, you wish to make the most about it. You have created a long list of what you have to prepare for a beautiful wedding. Moreover, you have reached the decision to make it unique.
If you wish your wedding to become the talk of the town because it is unique, try to make every activity new to the eyes of the guests. Like, for example, after the prayer, why not welcome your guests with a duet from you and your groom? Really, by making your wedding unique, you should be thinking out of the box. You should turn ordinary wedding activities into extraordinary. Cake slicing is part of the many wedding ceremonies. It is one rite which you can use your creative ideas. But, if you do not have one, consider these suggestions:
Instruct the host to call on a couple who has the longest marriage among the guests. Request them to join the bride and the groom. After the groom sliced a piece of cake for her bride, ask the husband to do the same for her wife. Let the groom give the bride her piece of cake to bite first, then the husband to the wife. The host will explain this by saying these words: "May the bride and the groom follow the lead of this married couple; may they be able to stay together for the rest of their lives."
Instruct the host to call on the fathers of the bride and the groom. Let the father of the bride slice a cake for the groom. Let the father of the groom slice a cake for the bride. After these, let them give out each of these slices of cake to the bride and the groom. The groom will then have a bite to the cake being held by the bride and vice versa. The host will explain to the guests what have happened: "The joining of the father of the bride in the cake slicing ceremony symbolizes a warm welcome to the groom as a new member of their family. Likewise, the presence of the father of the groom symbolizes a warm welcome to the bride as a new member of their family."
After the traditional cake slicing ceremony, the bride and the groom will prepare a slice of cake for each of their principal sponsors and distribute them. As they are doing this, the host will say: "This act symbolizes that you are now all considered second parents of the bride and the groom (referring to the principal sponsors); may you all provide guidance to the newlyweds.
Because cake slicing is common to all wedding ceremonies, people already knew what will happen. Surprise them by doing a little twist. Above are the three creative ideas for you to consider. After this, you will truly feel rewarded because people will start imitating what you have done for your wedding.