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Ideas for A Winter Wedding
Chrstmas Wedding TipsClick thumbnail to view full-size
Your wedding during Christmas time can be the most wonderful time of the year. Yourg wedding anniversary would be Brides, you do not have to look like Mrs. Claus want they don't won't to. Grooms, you do not have look like Santa Claus if you do not want to. Your whole party bridal party do not have to dress up up like Santa elves if they do not want to. Either way, you can make your wedding something to remember.
Ceremony. If your ceremony is going to take place in a church, it might already decorated with poinsettias and a Christmas tree. That means you might save some money on decor. Candles and candelabras can illuminate your ceremony and give it some intimacy.
Attire. No matter what your wedding's formality, your must protect yourself the cold weather(depending on your location) . Capes, coats, jackets and other winter accessories are a must for this particular themed wedding. The last thing need to remember on your wedding day is you getting sick with a cold weather related illness. Thicker fabrics such satin, wool
Food and Drinks. Soup would be a great option for the occasion. It can war. Hot chocolate, hot coffee, hot tea and hot cider are great beverage options. As an alternative to the wedding cake for dessert, pie weather as sweet as apple or as savory as chicken pot pie. Doughnuts are also a delicious treat to go along with your hot cocoa.
Favors: Candy canes, candles, Christmas decrations
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New Year's Eve Wedding
Not only New Year's Eve is a great way to start new year but a great time to have a wedding. Fireworks, the countdown, the confetti, the works. Your wedding anniversary will be a night to remember.
Ceremony. The scenery should be a festive atmosphere.
Attire. Black, gold and silver would make. Sparkle and sequins is not limited to just the decor but can be included in the bridal party's wardrobe.
Reception. The New Year's Eve countdown should be included in your reception. Balloons, confetti, fireworks, horns, noisemakers and sparklers.
Music. Shalamar's "Night To Remember," "Auld Lang Syne"
Food and Drink. Champagne and/or sparkling juice is perfect to cap off the New Year's Eve
Favors: Miniature bottles of champagne
Winter Wonderland WeddingClick thumbnail to view full-size
Winter Wonderland Wedding
You can have you wedding during winter months without the whole Christmas thing. That's right! The fake snow, pine trees that do the do not look like Christmas trees.
Ceremony. Fake snow on your aisle runner can bring you to imagine yourself walking on real snow. Snowflakes of many shapes
Attire. Similar attire maybe apply to the Christmas themed wedding. However, it should have to look so much like Christmas.
Food and Drink. Warm appetizers and hors d'oeuvres can be included in your cocktail hour. Soup in shot glasses, mini grilled cheese sandwiches, warm breads. Ice cream, sherbet, sorbet and other frozen treats should be reserved for warmer months or if your wedding location is at warmer climates.
Favors: Candles, sugar cookies
Suggested Music: Animal Collective "Winter's Love," Babyface "Every time I Close My Eyes"
Valentine's DayClick thumbnail to view full-size
This holiday in particular is a holiday about love and romance. What's more romantic than a Valentine's Day themed wedding. Hearts, chocolate, red, pink, flowers, cards, ribbons,bows, etc.
Ceremony. Red, white or pink rose petals will look romantic at the aisle.
Suggested Music. The music should set romantic tone for your wedding. One of my favorite romantic songs is "With Each Beat of My Heart" by Stevie Wonder. You will hear a beating heart through out the entire song. Sade's "Lover's Rock" can be something for the lovers.
Attire. The colors red,white and/or pink can make great outfits for a Valentine's day wedding.
Food and drink. Think of what you would want to have at a romantic candlelight dinner.
Favors: Fake red stemmed roses, small heart shaped boxes of candy.
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More Winter Wedding Ideas
- 100 Ideas for Winter Weddings | BridalGuide
From color palettes to centerpieces to cakes, get tons of inspiration for a winter wedding.