Seafaring sailors and preppy brides alike enjoy a good nautically inspired wedding – and why shouldn’t they? With crisp clean lines and plenty of East Coast proper stripes, its no wonder that summer brings an abundance of ocean inspired events. The keys to this aesthetic are keeping the colors neutral, plenty of boat-worthy decor details, and a sense of adventure. From seafood appetizers (hello, Lobster Rolls) to bright blues and boat shoes, we have all the inspiration you’ll need to plan your nautical themed wedding, with plenty of room for customization. After all, what’s a nautical event without a few monograms? Ahoy!