With flowers blooming, crisp air and newborn birds chirping, spring is a magical time to get married. From garden weddings to pastle hues, there are a few spring wedding trends that will never go out of style. As a bonus, a beautiful and blissful spring wedding will also be more affordable than a summer one. If you’re planning a spring wedding, here are a few timeless trends that you can use on your big day.
Whimsical Garden Wedding Location
A beautiful garden wedding is perfect for a springtime wedding. Think flowers in bloom, lush green grass, and a cool spring breeze to keep your guests cool. But don’t forget that April showers bring May flowers so be prepared for a rainy day celebration too. In fact, if you’re planning an outdoor wedding, don’t miss The Ultimate Cheat Sheet to The Perfect Outdoor Wedding. Embrace the rain with humorous and creative touches like clear umbrellas and rain boots. Depending on your location, it may be a wise idea to have a backup, indoor location just in case. Get some tips for How to Find the Best Wedding Venue for Your Budget.
Beautiful Pastel Hues
Picking a color for your wedding can be overwhelming, but nothing says springtime more than beautiful pastel hues. These subtle hues portray the essence of spring and can be incorporated into every aspect of your big day through the invitations, place cards, decor and bridesmaid dresses.
Effortless Spring Bridesmaid Dresses
Forget the floral prints and opt for soft, pale bridesmaid dresses. Chiffon dresses in various soft tones will make for stunning photographs. If you do want
One of the Top Spring Wedding Trends…Use an Overflow of Foliage
Take full advantage of this blissful season with all its blooming flowers. Decorate the reception venue with green garlands of ivy. Mave a freshly picked bouquet and add pops of color with tulips and peonies. Alternatively, opt for flowering branches like bright forsythia or subtle cherry blossoms. They will add plenty of height to the centerpieces and have your guests talking.
Tall Tiered, Berry Adorned Cake
Multi-tiered wedding cakes are a timeless spring wedding trend! If you’re newly engaged and just starting to plan, be sure to know your cake options before talking to a bakery. When you go into the bakery, take photos or have an idea of what your dream cake will be like. An excellent spring wedding cake idea is to have a three to four layered naked cake and adorn it with fresh berries. A beautiful and tasty cake makes for great conversation among guests. It acts as the focal point for the evening. Don’t forget a custom cute cake topper to add a personal touch. And if you really want to impress your guests, see how to up your table game here.
Family Style Dinner
Set menu and buffets can be excellent for weddings, but a trend that has stood the test of time is family style dining. Use locally sourced and seasonal produce for your family style dining experience and save yourself a fortune on catering. The interactive element is perfect for guests to socialize and can be extended to other aspects of the wedding with food stations for dessert, coffee, and cocktails. Family style dining is one of the many ways to make your large wedding feel more intimate.