They actually tied a knot. It's a fisherman’s knot and it’s the strongest knot. The rope will break before the knot comes undone and the knot only gets tighter with pressure. Cute! - Frame knot and vows as a keepsake. WAY better than the usual candle or sand gimmicks. doing this.
Blessing/Oathing Stones. When the Bride & Groom exchange their vows each guest will hold a stone in their hand and take that moment to reflect on all the well wishes, and happy thoughts they want for the new couple. When the guests exit the seating area they can leave the stones in a basket or decorative vase. 100 Stones. $65.00, via Etsy.