With 2019 already underway, many future brides and grooms are eagerly planning for their nuptials. Though longstanding traditions generally reign at the alter, there are always new trends looking to crash the party. This year will offer a whole new set of surprising fashions and themes to mix things up. Here is a look at the top 10 unique wedding trends headed your way in 2019!
You may think that a nature motif simply requires the wedding to take place outdoors, but that is no longer the case. Nature-themed weddings in 2019 will look to bring the great outdoors inside, featuring non-floral greenery, natural wood decoration, and rustic color tones.
Meghan Markle Mimicry
Let’s face it, the newest addition to the British royal family looked stunning at her fairy tale wedding last year. With a simple, no-nonsense dress that highlighted her natural beauty, she stole the show. Look for more brides to draw influence from her style, grace, and most importantly, her wardrobe!
Bring in the Drones
Drones have become an integral part of our culture at this point. From funny YouTube videos to packages flying to your doorstep, drones are here are to stay. Many 2019 weddings will include drones as a way to capture everybody beautiful moment on film — from the air!
Reworking Traditional Outfits
Up until now, the tradition has always been for the groomsmen and bridesmaids to wear matching suits and dresses, but no this will no longer be the case. Expect to see mismatched clothing that accents the color scheme of the wedding in a variety of ways.
Cutting Down on Makeup
Brides will still look gorgeous in 2019, but just with a little less fuss. Many brides will choose to use less makeup and a more natural hairdo, rather than the traditional hyper-manicured look to which you have grown accustomed.
Traditional wedding cakes have been so overused that they are a bit boring at this point. In 2019, get ready. Cakes and other prepared dishes will look like works of modern art, with interesting designs that completely redefine your conception of a wedding cake.
Old school cocktails have been increasing in popularity for the last few years, but they have yet to become a mainstay at wedding receptions. That is about to change. Get ready for gin-based cocktails that will make you yearn for the speakeasies of old.
Are you a huge fan of Star Trek? Does World of Warcraft have a special place in your heart? If so, 2019 might just be your year. Brides and grooms will be putting their mutual passions to use, hiring actors and using themed music and decorations to set the tone for their fantasy celebration.
DIY Food Tables
If you prefer simple food layouts that will allow your guests to serve themselves, then your time has come. Prepare to see many weddings with snack stations, featuring bite-size morsels like cheese, fruit, and chocolate.
Velvet, Velvet, and More Velvet
2019 will feature a lot of velvet decorations and place settings as away to create a cozier atmosphere. The material makes people feel at home and provides a nice variation from more the norm. After all, weddings don’t need to be stuffy and uncomfortable. Let your guests feel relaxed!
There you have it, the 10 upcoming wedding trends for 2019! If you need help implementing any of these trends or getting your 2019 wedding plans off the ground, contact us now for assistance!