We mostly think of waterfront venues as summertime wedding destinations, or at least late spring/early fall but believe or not, a snowy shoreline makes for just a pretty of a setting. – just a bit colder! Winter weddings (especially in New England) can be significantly cheaper while still being beautiful and with these little touches, you and your guests will be toasty warm and cozy throughout the celebration.
Sweet Treats – From hot cocoa to warm cider to comfort foods like donuts or homemade chocolate chip cookies, guest will appreciate a belly-warming treat or two to make them feel right at home.
Tasty & Strong Libations – Luckily there are almost as many signature winter drinks as there are frozen summertime coolers. Try serving up some hot cocktails topped with bailey and whip cream, some spiked cider or a traditional hot toddy to keep everyone warm from the inside out.
(Fake) Fur – Add an adorable fur shawl to your wedding dress, it’ll keep you warm and make a great statement during your outdoor winter wonderland photos.
Lots of Lights – Whether indoor or out, candles, twinkly lights or lanterns will add a touch of warmth to your evening.
Cozy Touches – Blankets, gloves and hand warmers are all simple touches that won’t go unnoticed by your chilly guests. You’ll warm their hearts with this sweet gesture.