Now that winter is quickly approaching, Indian Creek knows that those who have upcoming weddings may be looking for some last minute ideas to decorate their ceremony and reception with. Most times you want your wedding decor to fit with the season that it will be held during. It is also typically cheaper to decorate or choose food seasonally, so it could actually save you some cash!
Winter weddings can sometimes be difficult to decorate for since the weather can be pretty bleak or gray. Many couples are trying to avoid Christmas colors as well, which can limit your options when it comes to choosing your color palette. Things can also be more expensive this time of year with everyone decorating for the holidays. Lots of couples are looking for ways that they can save money on their wedding and doing DIY decorations is a great way to keep funds low while keeping your wedding beautiful!
So, if you are working on your winter wedding and need some help on what you can DIY and how to get started, we are here to help! Check out these awesome ideas for some winter DIY decor and save some cash when planning your special day.
Though you likely won’t be using snow as a decoration, you can still use parts of nature that you can find seasonally. Go outside and find some beautiful pieces of the outdoors that you can make work inside. For example, decorating with pinecones can be a beautiful and rustic addition to your decor. Using them as a garland is a cozy and cute way to bring in the season.
You can also use sprigs of evergreens as decor, which is a beautiful piece of greenery and really ties in the winter theme and feel. Use them in your bouquet, table settings or even make a wreath. This is a great way to make your space feel wintery without leaning towards any certain holiday!
If you and your partner are fond of Christmas a great favor idea for your guests is a Christmas tree ornament. This is something that they will likely use and every year when they bring it out it will remind them of you! You can save some money by ordering these in bulk and writing, painting on or decorating them yourself! Be sure to add your names and the date, so it is a beautiful keepsake and reminder!
A fun way that people celebrate the holidays during the winter is by looking at lights! Try to incorporate some into your ceremony or reception to give it a cozy feel and tie into the holiday spirit. You can experiment with different colored lights to match your theme or to give a unique quality to your decor. This is something you can buy in bulk and are able to put up yourself!
If you need some help planning your wedding, decor or any other piece of your special day, contact us at Indian Creek today! We can help you plan and execute the perfect day for you and your partner! Indian Creek loves being your beautiful backdrop regardless of the season!