3 Reasons That Winter Weddings Are Better Than Summer Weddings

Our winter glam wedding - January 2014 - Megan W Photography

Our winter glam wedding - January 2014 - Megan W Photography

Written by Courtney Emrich

In the world that is known as the Bridal Industry, summer is held in very high regard as far as weddings are concerned. Sacred summer wedding weekends are as treasured as gold, being held in such high esteem that favored venues must booked years in advance. What’s not to love about a summer wedding with its great weather, beautiful outdoor venue options, and excellent color scheme choices? Summer may have a leg up on the other seasons in the wedding world, but what many brides-to-be tend to overlook is the vast qualities of a winter wedding. Winter captures the calm elegance of nature and the beauty of a crisp winter day. What bride wouldn’t desire this elegance on her wedding day? Not only does winter capture an eclectic bridal atmosphere, but it also offers many other wedding options that summer cannot match.

 

1.      Beautiful Winter Wedding Color Schemes

By choosing a winter wedding, brides-to-be get their pick of several gorgeous color schemes that compliment the winter weather and capture the pure beauty of their day. Candy reds, frosty blues, striking purples, and classic blacks and golds, all make up a small part of the long list. All create an aura of pure elegance, which would make a winter wedding an easy choice for any bride.

Photo Credit: Tulle & Chantilly

Photo Credit: Tulle & Chantilly

Photo Credit: Fab Mood

Photo Credit: Fab Mood

Photo Credit: Elegant Wedding Invites

2. Gorgeous Reception Ideas

What bride’s dream wouldn’t be to walk into her wedding reception and be immediately transformed from a bride to a Winter Wonderland princess? Twinkling lights that mimic falling snow, stardust silver glitter, fluffy white peonies, and warm illuminating candles will not only transform every brides fantasy into reality, but will also create a serene and graceful atmosphere that will keep her guests in awe.

Photo Credit: The Good Life France

Photo Credit: The Good Life France

3. Stunning Wedding Photographs

Snowing on your wedding day? Perfect! Capture the beauty of your winter wedding day by taking advantage of the best photo moment imaginable. Allow the simplicity and elegance of your pure white background to pose endless options for unique photo opportunities. Not only will each wedding photo be impeccably scenic and picturesque, but each bride and their groom will cherish each special photo for years to come. 

Photo Credit: Steve Moody

Photo Credit: Steve Moody

Photo Credit: Nufusion Productions

Photo Credit: Nufusion Productions

What wonderful elements will you add to your winter wedding? (comment below)

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Posted on January 11, 2016 and filed under Event Design, Photography.