...personalized and creative

Classic Custom. This is where it gets really fun! The Classic starts off with a free introductory meeting for you to see if your chosen officiant's style fits with what you're looking for. This meeting also allows you the opportunity to review our extensive collection of ceremony resources and brainstorm ceremony ideas with a pro. (This meeting is best if in person, but if you're planning your wedding from out of town--no worries. We can chat with you over the phone or via Skype video).

The Classic Custom offers you the opportunity to co-create a ceremony that is beautifully written and performed, and has a warm and personalized feel. We offer wording selections from a wide variety of options and you're free to add your own wording to any part of the ceremony, if you wish. Our philosophy is that every ceremony reflect the values of the couple, so it can be as religious, spiritual or secular as you want to be.

You'll work one-on-one with your officiant, so by the time your wedding day rolls around, you'll be good friends. Generally, couples meet with their officiant twice--for the complimentary meeting above as well as a second meeting to write their customized ceremony.

Classic Custom ceremony includes:

*Getting to know you meeting (initial consultation) and one ceremony-writing meeting
*Telephone and email consultations
*Individually-written ceremony
(Core components plus up to three additional component selections*)
*Written script of ceremony
*Arrival of officiant 30 minutes prior to ceremony for pre-ceremony coordination
*Performing of ceremony
*Filing of marriage license
*Optional rehearsal (additional fee applies)

Lyssabeth's Ceremony Components List (Custom Ceremonies)

*Core Components
*Processional Options
*Opening Words
*Statement of Intention (I do's)
*Exchange of Rings
*Final Blessing

Additional Options (choose up to three
*Unity Candle
*Rose Ceremony
*Sand/Salt Ceremony
*Four Directions
*Blessing of the Hands
*Ceremony of the Elements
*Hand Fasting
*Bowl of Blessings
*Words to Parents
*Wine Ceremony
*Wooden Box
*Additional miscellaneous. cultural options (Breaking of the Glass, Jumping the Broom, Celtic Bells, etc.)
*Vows to children

Other things a couple may want to add

Customized Wedding Ceremony

What's not included

The Classic Custom ceremony does not allow for the inclusion of little-known ceremony additions. It does not include unusual cultural or religious elements that are not part of our additional options listed above.

If you want a totally customized, written-from-scratch ceremony or want us to include some innovative or unusual features,  just let us know. We'll customize something just for you.


The price for the Classic Custom begins at $425 in most areas that we serve. Final price depends on location, your officiant preferences, whether you would like us to facilitate your rehearsal and other factors. Please contact us for an exact quote.

Inquire about your date or ask a question about the Classic Custom ceremony

Please complete the inquiry form below, or give us a call at 720-360-1094. Either way, we'll get back to you within one business day.

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