The onset of COVID forced many couples to postpone their weddings leading to not only a wedding boom for 2022 and 2023 but also new trends shaped by the epidemic and well worth keeping around for a while. Below are some of the wedding trends from 2021 that we absolutely love. Plan to see a few of these at weddings this year.
Safety issues were the main concern for weddings to be held outside, but the breathtaking views of gorgeous landscapes fresh air, and being surround by natural greenery is a fabulous trend that will stick around. Pictures of romantic and intimate outdoor weddings are all over Pinterest as couples are embracing the loveliness and enchanting ambiance of being in nature.
Unique Wedding Venues
Finding off-beat and unique wedding venues is one way couples are making their nuptials a more memorable and personalized experience. From beaches, cliffs, or rooftops with breathtaking views to botanical gardens, museums, old school houses, and rustic buildings, the variety of venues is only limited by your imagination.
Weekday Wedding Celebrations
The demand for weddings has led to a huge increase in weekday nuptials for 2021 and will continue in 2022. Couples are taking advantage of the many benefits a middle-of-the-week wedding Ofers, such as lower prices, better vendor accessibility, and multi-day wedding experiences. Drawing out the wedding event over several days is becoming a hot trend as a weekday wedding leaves open the weekend before or after to enjoy even more time with family and friends.
First out of safety concerns, but now for a more intimate wedding experience, many couples are opting to go small with a curated guest list. Money saved from having fewer guests allows for the bride and groom to spurge on magnificent flowers, top-tier food and signature drinks, and a great dress. Small weddings also just naturally allow for a more intimate and emotional event as the bride and groom are surrounded by those they care about the most.
Fairy Lights & Floral Garlands
Wedding tents are getting the decor and attnetion they derserve with exquisite lighting such as chandeliers and fairy lights decorating the ceiling. Flower garlands, plants, and lots of flowers and greenery add a touch of enchantment to the space. Straight from your wedding dream board, you can create a magical environment with draped ribbons, glittering lights, floral garlands, and vintage or personalized items decorating the reception tent.
Today’s wedding couples are eco-conscious and prefer ceremonies that are sustainable and environmentally friendly. Therefore you’ll see brides and grooms choosing locally-sourced flowers and food items, eco-friendly fabrics, vintage or hand-me-down dishes and decor, digital invites, and repurposing event plants and flowers. These eco-conscious choices help elevate the charm and beauty of their wedding. couples are enhancing the charm and beauty of their wedding. This is a trend we hope sticks around for a long time.
There are many other trends from 2021 we also loved like customized cocktails, bridal gowns with touches of color, cozy seating areas, and inspired food selections, but the main trends are about creating a personalized and intimate wedding experience for all – and that’s one trend we can get behind.
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