Candles in glass boxes - perfect combination of cozy and contemporary. Using flameless/electric candles for this would be a good idea to not have to worry about melting wax oozing into the bottom of the glass box and onto the other decorative objects
(battery operated) candles with rose petals for ceremony. I think this is how I want the aisle to look. Between the family we might have enough battery operated candles to do the aisle, or at least a good portion of it. No aisle runner.
If you don't want a runner, this is the next best thing. Imagine walking down a path strewn with fragrant flower petals. A garden path strewn with flower petals, accompanied by hurricanes with floating candles. dapt the hurricane and petals