Decor for a Very Merry Wedding

'Tis the season to celebrate, and a wedding at holiday time is double the joy! Plus, a holiday-time wedding may have the advantage of having family and friends already at home, ready to party! Keep the holiday cheer going by decorating your wedding venue in traditional holiday style. Here are some beautiful ideas! Photo: Sara Gray & Novia Events via Style Me Pretty via Storkie The Knot: Rose and berry bouquet. Martha Stewart weddings: In this holiday-time wedding, … [Read more...]

Winter White Wedding Cakes

No color says winter like white. These amazing cakes may be pristine and snowy white on the outside, but like a snow-covered scene they can be any color or flavor underneath! The catch is, they're so gorgeous you may have a hard time cutting into them! * feature image from Martha Stewart Weddings * The knot: A family friend baked this three-tiered cake with white icing (doesn't the texture remind you of snow?!). Black ribbon and pine cones gave the confection an elegant winter … [Read more...]

Winter Wedding Gowns with Cover-up’s

Winter wedding dressing is all about layering. A gown that comes with a removable jacket, wrap, or cape will keep you cozy for your romantic outdoor portraits in the snow, which you can lay aside for your indoor reception. Fur, velvet, and silver detailing are all hot extras this winter season! A gown with sleeves is another cold-weather option. Sleeves are in, and a perfect way to protect yourself against the chill. More winter fashion perks include heavier fabrics such as luxurious silk … [Read more...]

Planning Ahead: Winter Wedding Details

It's heating up outside as we get into the full swing of summer, but I'm sure that brides planning a winter wedding are finding it hard to focus on beach themes and warm weather attire. So if you've got a special day coming up in about 6 months' time, here's a sweet little blog to put you in the wintery mood. It's called, fittingly, little winter bride. It's short on text, but a picture is worth a thousand words, and each post features a photo that's sure to intrigue and inspire. Here are … [Read more...]

Winter Weather Wedding Pictures!

Personally, I'm a summer girl. I don't like the cold, I'm not crazy about rain, and I really don't like the snow! That said, if you like winter weather there's something undeniably magical about getting married in the snow! And it does make for some glorious pictures! Marry Me in Colorado features many couples doing just that. If they're not saying their vows under a chilly snowfall, at the least they're brave enough to be taking artistic pictures in the cold, white stuff! And you gotta love … [Read more...]

‘Tis the Season to be Married

If you are getting married around the holiday season, you may be thinking about incorporating traditional holiday decor into your wedding theme. The colors are easy: Snowy white, deep red, forest green, and tinselly silver. But other elements of the decor can be decided based on asking yourself this question: When you think of Christmas or the holiday season, what is the first thing that comes to mind? BellaOnline suggests using your feelings and memories of this season to plan a warm and … [Read more...]

Winter Brides Wrap it up

Your sleeveless or strapless wedding gown will undoubtedly look lovely on the big day, but how will you brave the winter weather to get to your wedding venue? Are you having an outdoor ceremony at sunset, or a quick photo shoot in the swirling snow? Whatever it is, a little extra protection might be a good idea... But what can you wear that will add, not detract, from the beauty of your bridal wear? * * * * * * * * If you just can't see yourself covering up that gorgeous … [Read more...]

Dreaming of a Rainy Wedding Day

I know we are just getting into the heat of the summer and most summer brides are envisioning sunny skies for their wedding day.  But if you are planning a wedding for the winter months, it can be tricky being prepared for any weather situation. Should the reception be held indoors or outdoors? Will the cloudy skies or rain ruin the photographer's plans? I started thinking about that becuase I saw Offbeat  Bride's entry called Rainy wedding = Gorgeous wedding, along with a super cute picture … [Read more...]