From donut walls to gift lounges and drip cakes, these ten hot new wedding ideas are popping up at the trendiest weddings across the country.
Brides and grooms across the country are finding innovative ways to make their weddings stand out from the rest! As new wedding ideas emerge, it’s getting more and more difficult to compete! Luckily, we’re on the hunt for the hottest new wedding trends to make your big day the talk of the town (or at least among your closest friends and family!)
Check out theses 10 hot new wedding trends – sure to leave a lasting impression:
1. Neutral colors
Blush, blush, and more blush. Neutral colors are hot! From your bridesmaid dresses to your cake and invitations, adding a neutral accent can add elegance and grace to your already stunning wedding.
Read How to: neutral wedding colors to find out how to incorporate neutral colors into your big day!
Photo: Bride Box
2. Donut Walls
A creative, affordable and easy DIY display for you and your guests to enjoy! We absolutely love donut walls – not only are they delicious but they also offer a super cute and insta-worhty photo backdrop for guests! “Brides from all over are obsessing over this new frosted and fried wedding trend. So whether you prefer elegant white confections or out-of-this-world galaxy donuts – just hang them up on a wall and, we promise, you’ll win over your guests’ hearts,” says Bored Panda.
Read How to: wedding donut wall for more in depth donut knowledge and to learn how to make your very own wedding donut wall!
Photo: Food and Wine
“What’s this years biggest wedding floral trend for the year 2017? I’ll say no floral at all. Instead, we’ll see simple arrangements of leaves, branches or palms, inserting lots of greenery with minimalist vibes” says Elegant Wedding Invites. Adding greenery throughout your wedding can completely transform your space and dramatically enhance ambiance.
From arches to hanging decor and green aisle runners, read these 10 gorgeous natural green wedding decorations.
Photo: Wedding Go Mania
4. Gift Lounges
Gift lounges are a new fun and interactive way for guests to personalized their wedding gifts and favors. They’re transforming the traditional concept of wedding favors and turning it into a unique gifting experience for guests.
Read How to: gift lounges for wedding favors to learn more and find out how to create your very own wedding gift lounge.
Photo: Chicago Wedding Blog
5. Wedding Reception Flash Mob
Surprise your guests with an unexpected twist and set the tone for an unforgettable evening to come! Sound daunting? Not at all!
Read How to plan a wedding reception flash mob for a step by step guide and expert tips!
6. Lawn Games
Lawn games are also a great way to get the entire family and crew of friends, no matter the age, involved in the fun! A little competition also never hurts – in fact, it’s an opportunity to bond.
Read 8 wedding reception lawn game favorites to see if lawn games are a good fit for your big day!
Photo: Wedding Blog~Wedding Ideas
7. Off The Shoulder Wedding Dresses
“Off-the-shoulder wedding dresses are timeless, sensual and sophisticated. Whether fashion-forward or classically elegant, off-the-shoulder wedding gowns delight the bride seeking a sexy yet demure, refined yet playful bridal style…. Inherently classic, off-the-shoulder wedding dresses are flattering to a variety of body types,” says Maggie Sottero. From chic to boho bride, off the shoulder dresses come in many styles.
Read Wedding trends: off the shoulder wedding dresses featuring 4 of our favorite off the shoulder wedding dress styles.
8. “Mapping Out” Your Invitations
Personal touches make ALL the difference! Consider adding a personalized and meaningful map to your wedding invitations or save the dates for a unique (and functional) design. Traditional maps include the wedding location/venue – for a more sentimental touch, create a map of the proposal or special moments such as, where you first said “I love you!” – so cute!
Read “5 WEDDING INVITATIONS WITH PERSONALIZED WEDDING MAPS“ for 5 unique wedding map ideas.
Photo: Not on The High Street
There are endless delicious ways to include waffles on your wedding day – and not just for breakfast! From waffle bars, to chicken and waffle sliders and our favorite, “wonuts” – we can’t get enough!
For more inspiration, read 6 ways to serve waffles at your wedding (including chicken and waffles!)
Photo: Fleur de Lis
10. Drip Cakes
Tall, white towering wedding cakes? Been there done that! Take your cake from traditional to extravagant in seconds with a drip cake design.
Read Wedding trends: drip wedding cakes to for mouthwatering drip cake designs, ideas and tips if you’re looking to DIY!
Photo: Wedding Go Mania
For even more wedding ideas and trends inspiration check out our Hot New Wedding Ideas and Trends Pinterest board!
What’s your favorite new wedding trend?
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