Getting married in the winter can be very charming but be sure to make the right choices!
More and more weddings in winter become highly required. It starts by choosing color scheme that are warmer and then continuing with various decorative choices, related to the season. It’s quite comon for us that work as wedidng planners in St. Moritz, Gstaad and Suiss Alps to receive questions and emails that revel that the idea of a winter wedding can also create worries to the bride and groom: what’s the best choice for the location? From the dress code and what to wear to the menu and many other details.
To help you in your choice, I’ve prepared a few important tips to allow you to have an unforgettable wedding even in the coldest season of the year.
Wedding Venue in Switzerland
The place where the wedding will take place must be very carefully considered to avoid any inconvenience for you and for your guests. Needless to say, the outdoor ceremonies are to be avoided. A beautiful cabin, decorated in an elegant and welcoming style, it’ll be definitely a great solution.
Colors are very important in the design of the setting. Avoid to copy colors and mood of a summer wedding, try different ways. Sometimes is better to use and values what you have and for this, let be inspired by location and natural place where you will celebrate your big day! Winter landscapes are amazing! This is very important to do not create a fake summer wedding. An element that can’t miss in a winter wedding are the candles that will give the fascinating touch and will warm your guests.
Remember that the winter season increases appetite! So it’s important to think of a rich menu of meat, poultry, and even a hot soup. For drinks, a good dry red wine is an excellent choice, in addition to traditional drinks
Wedding dress code
The colors can be dark or neutral and the preferable tissues are going to be those with heavier filaments, but of course the final decision will depend on the location and on the time of the wedding. If you are planning a wedding in a beutiful venue in St Moritz or Gstaad, a dress code will for sure help your guests to make the right choice.
For you, the recommendation is to choose the dress that best enhances your body and that makes you dream, so, forget the heavy clothing or too closed and bet on models with tulle sleeves and with embroidery or lace applications. A beautiful wool scarf will help you to keep warm and to finish your look.
If you are considering a winter wedding in Switzerland and you need further help, drop us a message here!