A collection of the dreamiest and most unique winter wedding ideas for those planning to tie the knot during the colder season.
Winter does not necessarily imply a snow covered wedding. It really all depends on the part of the country you plan to celebrate your nuptials. We rounded up some fresh advice and some breathtaking winter wedding ideas you can steal!
Pro tip: think wintry weather and dress in layers, take advantage of the few hours of natural light for your photography and rock your faux furs, velvet attire, and other warm winter accessories.
What Colors are a Good Fit for a Winter Wedding?
The winter season offers a great variety of classy, elegant and romantic color combinations for weddings. From the classic and chilly all white wedding to the warmth of the reds, browns and greens. Think dusty rose and sage green for a vintage-inspired winter garden, or grey, gold and green for an awe-inspiring indoor reception at an industrial venue. Silver and powder blue will help bring the elegance of a French-provencal aesthetic to a beautiful and unique winter beach wedding. Mauves are perfect for romantic couples, red and white for the cheery ones and for the glamiest of glams, a white and gold color palette.
Make it Unique: Stunning Seasonal Winter Wedding Flowers
People think that there aren’t that many flowers available in the winter months. This couldn’t be any further from the truth. Not only are weddings in the wintertime more affordable, floral arrangements can be complemented with beautiful lush greenery.
Some flowers like carnations, are available all-year round. Anemones are quite versatile for winter weddings as they come in white, pink, purple, red and blue. Incorporate them in your bouquet or in centerpieces for a very modern and classy vibe. For those that prefer the lush beauty of the ranunculus, the clean lines of the tulips, the fragrance of the gardenias or the uniqueness of dried artichoke flowers, winter is “the” season. Accompany them with silver dollar eucalyptus, vibernum berries (those stunning bluish berries), dusty millers (yay for frosty-looking greenery), textured scabiosas, myrtles or pink astilbes.
Unique Winter Wedding Ideas that will Totally Inspire You
The most stunning winter wedding ideas come in all white. Create a magical ambiance at wedding ceremony. Pink and white floral and greenery arrangement on the wedding arch at The Allan House in Austin, Texas. Call them to book a tour: 512-478-8653.
No matter whether you are planning a Malibu beach wedding, a BBQ at a Texas ranch or a snowy glam reception by the Rockies, remember it’s winter and have an indoor or outdoor fireplace!
Candles, hanging glass baubles and greenery runners help create a gorgeous wintry atmosphere both at outdoor and indoor unique winter weddings.
We love the rustic meets industrial vibe for this winter reception. Bales of hay, exposed brick and hanging Edison bulbs. Remember that blankets in a basket favors make loving winter wedding ideas. 😉
Sprinkle some fake snow over your reception tables, favors and even the photo booth!
Enjoy the winter night sky under a full white clear tented wedding reception or recreate the chilly atmosphere with cascading lights and remind your guests that wintertime is the best time to get hitched. Definitely unique!
Get inspired by the decor of this vintage industrial wedding at The Green Building in Brooklyn, New York and transform your space into an elegant, relaxed and warm candlelit reception.
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