Inspiration abounds for wedding planning when the days are shorter, there’s a chill in the air, and the trees change from hues of green to gold and rust.It’s Autumn; and wedding designers and brides are falling in love with three popular autumn wedding themes that really shine during this festive season.
Top Three Autumn Wedding Themes in 2018
- “Fall in Love” Theme – Traditional but dynamic, this theme works great for backyard budget weddings!
- “Let Love Grow” Theme – This Fall cactus theme is trending in the wedding-sphere. It is unique and opens up a warm desert color palette to play with.
- “Perfect “Pear”‘ Theme – Earthy and sweet this is another trending theme for brides-to-be.
“Fall in Love” Wedding Theme
This one is a long time favorite for Fall weddings. The falling leaves, festivities of the season, and chill in the air are all great inspiration for a cozy intimate wedding and reception. The soft beiges, browns, and oranges are timeless and perfectly festive for this time of the year.
For creative and budget conscious couples, utilizing pumpkins and fallen leaves in DIY decor can turn out spectacular at your reception.
Must Have: One of our favorite trends for this theme is the dessert bar or party favors. S’mores are a really fun and tasty treat to give your guests as a thank you for attending! Or why not have a s’more bar at the dessert table?
“Love Grows Here” Wedding Theme
Let’s face it, we don’t always think of that green spiky succulent when planning the decor for a wedding, but it’s actually a totally romantic wedding theme! This hearty succulent is the perfect depiction of love that thrives despite the “dry times” in life. And, it’s trendy!
The cactus theme is taking over the design industry, and it’s hit the wedding-sphere! It looks beautiful when paired with a rust, copper, and teal color palette.
Must Have: Desert weddings lend themselves to some pretty spectacular sunsets and clear night skies. What is more romantic than a reception with stargazing?! Don’t forget to provide some warm blankets and hot drinks for your guests!
Perfect “Pear” Wedding Theme
Pears are the royalty of the fruit kingdom making this wedding theme as sophisticated as it is sweet. It’s no wonder it’s made it as one of the top three autumn wedding themes. One of our favorite color palettes includes the deep rich hues of purple and crimson accented by the marigold coloring of the pear. It’s also a no brainer on what to give your guests as favors: a delicious dessert pear!
Must Have: It was the Greek poet Homer who called pears a “gift of the gods.” Pears are celebrated around the world when paired with cheese and wine. Consider hosting your guests to a pear and wine tasting the week of your wedding!