Winter is known for being a great time for rejuvenating and reviving, and with this in mind, many couples decide to celebrate their wedding with the same spirit. Winter weddings are becoming more popular with couples who want to be surrounded by beautiful scenery and more time for celebration, and more affordably too.
Here’s the thing: no one knows what to wear on a winter wedding better than you, so you don’t need to worry about what to wear as a guest as much, as you’ll be layered up to keep warm, so it does reduce a little of the stress. The colder weather and festive atmosphere can help create an unforgettable, romantic wedding. It’s the perfect time of year to host a winter wonderland themed event.
How to Plan The Perfect Winter Wedding
Planning for winter weddings can be daunting, with harsh conditions making it difficult to decorate outside. The key is to make use of whatever you have on hand – draping fabric or adding bling with ribbon can make your day extra special.
If you’re wanting a winter wedding, there are benefits to having one as it tends to be cheaper than say a summer wedding, as it’s out of season. It’s a good idea to look at the weather forecast in past years in the week you’re planning, just to see if ice or snow are a possibility, and it’s good to get an idea of how cold the weather could be, when deciding outfits for the wedding party.
Some venues don’t offer weddings during the winter, because it is out of season, so ensure you research to see who offers winter weddings within your budget. You’ll also need to think about the flowers for your wedding.
Regardless of the season, you’ll still be able to have amazing hen do with your best friends and family members, and will be able to make lots of great memories. When planning your winter wedding, you could consider getting some fun hen do games to play, as they’re the kind of thing you can enjoy all year-round, regardless of the season.
You won’t be able to have summery themed flowers like peonies as they’ll be out of season, but there are plenty of winter flowers which are beautiful for winter weddings, but they’re all things you’re going to have to consider should you want a winter wedding.