Planning your wedding for 2023 and wondering what some trends are?
A Year of Color, Creativity, and Adventurous Celebrations
As the calendar turns to 2023, the wedding world is abuzz with exciting trends that promise to make your big day truly unforgettable. From an explosion of color to retro-inspired styles, 2023 is all about pushing the boundaries and adding a touch of uniqueness to your celebration. In this blog post, we’ll explore the hottest wedding trends of the year, from stunning colorful aesthetics to intimate ceremonies and grand party receptions. So, if you’re planning your wedding for 2023 and seeking inspiration, we’ve got you covered!
Bursting with Color: A Kaleidoscope of Hues
- LOTS of color is IN this year! Not sticking to one color for a wedding party will trend!
- Going a little over on details is apparently going to be in – making it a party!
Mixing & Matching: Embrace the Rainbow
In 2023, monochromatic wedding parties are taking a backseat as couples opt for a burst of color and individuality. Mixing and matching colors within the wedding party is a trend that’s set to soar, allowing each member to wear a shade that reflects their personality. From pastels to bold jewel tones, the variety of colors will create a visual feast that celebrates diversity and self-expression.
Creative Aisles: Making a Grand Entrance
Gone are the days of traditional aisles. 2023 is all about aisle statements that leave a lasting impression. Whether adorned with flowers, candles, or other captivating lighting, couples are taking the aisle décor to new heights. Expect to see whimsical and colorful aisles that set the stage for a magical journey toward “I do.”
Customized Celebrations: Dance Floors & Last Dances
- Customized dance floors – not just the wooden floors! Again, with the color and going a little over in details
- A private, only you two in the room, LAST DANCE.
Dance Floors of Dreams: Personalization to the Max
Weddings in 2023 are going beyond the traditional wooden dance floors. Couples are customizing dance floors with vibrant patterns, personalized monograms, and even interactive elements to encourage everyone to hit the dance floor and dance the night away.
The Final Dance: A Private Affair
As the celebration draws to a close, couples are choosing to share a private moment, dancing together in an intimate setting. This last dance is a romantic and emotional finale, allowing the couple to savor the joy of the day in each other’s arms before bidding adieu to their beloved guests.
Retro Vibes & Dramatic Décor
- Retro wedding cakes
- Speaking of colorful… colored wedding gowns are in this year!
- Big bows (personally I love a bow!)
- Veils that have embroidery in them (don’t discount colored embroidery either)
- Wedding dresses that transition
- Adventures for weddings (destination weddings)
- Creative ways to eat and creative styles of food
- Styles from the ’70s and 80’s (think retro and disco balls)
Nostalgia Reimagined: Retro Wedding Cakes & Gowns
Nostalgia takes center stage as wedding trends revisit the ’70s and ’80s. Retro wedding cakes with groovy designs and bold color palettes are adding a playful twist to traditional desserts. Colored wedding gowns are also stealing the show, with brides daring to embrace hues that reflect their individuality.
Bowtiful and Embroidered Veils
Bows are making a grand comeback, adding a touch of elegance and charm to bridal attire. Veils are also getting an artistic upgrade with delicate embroidery, including striking colored threads that add a unique touch to the bride’s ensemble.
Celebrate in Style: Adventurous Destinations & Creative Dining
- An aisle that makes a statement… whether it be lots of flowers, candles, other lightings, or a colorful aisle, it’s in!
Destination Adventures: Saying “I Do” with a View
Couples are embracing adventure and opting for destination weddings that promise breathtaking backdrops for their special day. From tropical beach weddings to mountaintop ceremonies, these adventurous nuptials are perfect for those seeking an extraordinary celebration.
Culinary Creativity: Beyond the Traditional
Wedding dining is taking a creative turn, with couples choosing unique and interactive dining experiences. From food trucks and grazing tables to multi-course culinary journeys, the dining experience is elevated to an art form, reflecting the couple’s tastes and style.
Intimate & Grand: Ceremonies and Receptions
Intimate Ceremonies: Moments of Serenity
2023 sees a rise in intimate ceremonies, focusing on the couple’s love and the connection they share. Couples are opting for small gatherings, creating an atmosphere of warmth and intimacy as they exchange their vows surrounded by their nearest and dearest.
Grand Party Receptions: Extravagant Celebrations
On the flip side, receptions are becoming more grand and extravagant, with dramatic reception ceilings adorned with captivating lighting and decor. These lavish celebrations promise an unforgettable experience for guests, making them feel like they’ve stepped into a dream.
Chic and Sophisticated: Dinner Party Styled Weddings
- Earlier ceremonies
- Dramatic reception ceilings (lighting and decor)
- Intimate Ceremonies and big party receptions
- Dinner Party styled weddings
Elegant and Refined: Dinner Party Styled Weddings
Dinner party styled weddings are on the rise, offering a sophisticated and refined atmosphere for couples who love the elegance of a chic soirée. These intimate affairs center around a delectable meal, creating an ambiance of luxury and romance for all in attendance.
Conclusion: Embrace Your Unique Vision
As you embark on the journey of planning your wedding for 2023, let these trends inspire your creativity and imagination. Whether you choose to embrace bursts of color, indulge in retro charm, or embark on an adventurous destination, remember that the most important trend is your love story. So, go ahead and craft a celebration that truly reflects your unique journey as a couple, and let your joy-filled hearts be the guide to a wedding day that’s authentically yours. Happy planning!
What are your thoughts?
What are you excited about and what will you scrap?
Are you completely doing this based on what you love or are you going to follow the trend?
I always love to know what people love and think of the trends!