Spring wedding


Spring is identified in our view with the beginning of life - nature wakes up, trees open, animals wake up. Many lovers decide to start a family in the spring. The spring wedding has a number of features, among which are dresses for the bride and groom, and the design of the banquet hall, and even the stylization of the photo shoot.

Pros and cons of holding a spring wedding

A wedding party has its advantages and disadvantages.

Holding a wedding in spring


  • The weather in spring is notable for its unpredictability, which makes it possible to provide for all possible options for the development of events when choosing clothes, vehicles for the wedding procession and organizing a photo shoot.
  • In the list of shortcomings of spring weddings, Lent is not the last place. For this reason, the church does not conduct weddings and does not recommend marriage. In addition, during the days of Great Lent, believers adhere to fast food, so the wedding table should contain dishes that are allowed for consumption.
  • If we turn to the theme of a wedding banquet, then in this case, the spring wedding has several disadvantages. In spring, food prices rise significantly, which imposes additional costs.

But not everything is so bad, spring weddings have a number of advantages, among which:

  • Availability of free banquet halls
  • Low prices for bridal outfits due to the lack of excitement characteristic of the summer months
  • The ability to choose a good stylist
  • Large selection of free wedding organizers.

Omens and superstition

Do not support weddings in spring and folk signs. Often you hear that if a spring wedding is planned for May, then the young ones will toil for their whole lives. No less bright prospects are offered by two other months. So, marriage in March predicts life in foreign lands, April marriages mean a changing fate.

However, weddings were still played in the spring. The union was concluded mainly on Krasnaya Gorka - a spring holiday dedicated to the first Sunday after Easter. This is due to the fact that Red Hill is the first days when, after a long break, the Church allows the Sacrament of Marriage to be performed. From ancient times it was customary that the spring wedding on Krasnaya Gorka is the key to a long and happy family life.

Newlyweds plant a tree in spring

Spring Style Tips

Spring is not only a wonderful time of the year, but also the most unpredictable. There are a number of difficulties in choosing outfits and accessories for them. For such a wedding when choosing an external image «top officials» celebrations it is necessary to provide all the nuances that combine the requirements of weather and fashion.

For the bride and groom

When choosing a wedding dress for the bride, stylists recommend staying on a transformer dress with a double skirt. This outfit looks very impressive, helps to adapt to the vagaries of nature. The upper long skirt will protect from the cold in case of adverse weather. If the day is sunny and warm, then at any moment the bride can unfasten the upper part and remain in an elegant short dress.

Choosing shoes for the bride, you will have to provide for several options - some shoes will be missed. Graceful ankle boots are suitable as extra shoes - the bride will not freeze in them, especially if the wedding falls in the first spring months.

Outfit of the newlyweds at a wedding in spring

When choosing a dress for the bride, it is necessary to give preference to light colors, however, bright colors will be appropriate.

Recommended colors for the wedding dress of the bride:

  • White (traditional)
  • Pink
  • Salad
  • Green
  • Lavender
  • Mint
  • Violet
  • Beige
  • Yellow.

Using «spring» accessories will give along the bride a finished look. Delicate pearls, butterfly brooch, hair clips in the form of flowers will complement the spring look.

The hairstyle of the bride and groom should be natural - picked up or developing curls, beautiful braids will create an image «spring girls». For hair ornaments, a wreath from the first wildflowers is suitable, which is also used as an excellent accessory for a photo shoot. An ideal option would be an openwork umbrella with lace inserts, which not only decorates the image of the bride, but also protects from rain.

Instead of a traditional veil, the bride’s head is decorated with an elegant hat, diadem or veil. Then the image of the newlywed will turn out to be more natural, lively, reflecting spring lightness.

No less attention is required by the image of the groom. The style chosen for the bride's outfit should be reflected in the image of the bride and groom. If the bride’s dress is decorated with bright accessories, then for the groom a boutonniere of the appropriate style, a tie or a shirt in their color is suitable.

If the spring wedding falls on March-April, then it is advisable for the bride and groom to have outerwear so as not to get sick after such a significant event. A fur coat or clutch is suitable for the bride, and a suit and coat, designed either in the classical style or in the style corresponding to the bride, will suit the groom.

For bridesmaids

To create a common style of celebration, the image of the bridesmaids is no less important. Preference for a spring wedding should be given to simple dresses in delicate shades that complement the image of the bride and groom. If the bride’s dress is traditionally white, then her bridesmaids will suit dresses of salad, pale yellow, blue, and beige. If the wedding dress is bright, then the bridesmaids can dress in contrasting dresses using bright accessories - bouquets of flowers, jewelry or belts.

Looks for Bridesmaids

As for the fabric for dresses, the ideal option would be lightweight, beautifully fluttering in the wind material.

Design ideas for the spring wedding 2016

Each year he offers his ideas for decorating a wedding celebration. As for the design of the wedding in the spring, this is, first of all, an abundance of flowers and various greens. 2016 chose:

  • Tulips
  • Ranunculus
  • Anemone
  • Aalstrometry
  • Freesia
  • Lily of the valley.

Lavender and lilac flower mix complete.

The long and cool spring of 2016 did not stop many newlyweds from holding a celebration in the open air. When organizing an exit wedding, possible weather surprises should be foreseen: prepare awnings for young people and guests, stock up with umbrellas.

Registration of an exit spring wedding

Weddings remain in violet color, blue, pale green shades. Moreover, the use of these shades is proposed when choosing jewelry and accessories when designing dresses for newlyweds and guests.

The peak of popularity reached an eco-wedding with an emphasis on green shades.

Banquet room decor

When decorating a banquet hall for a wedding, one cannot do without an abundance of flowers and greenery. The flowering branches of cherry, apple, cherry, lilac arranged in vases will give a decorative appearance to the hall. The tables have floral arrangements and bouquets for which peonies, tulips, hyacinths, gerberas, daffodils, dandelions and other spring flowers are used.

Banquet hall decoration
Spring table decoration accessories

The choice of jewelry depends on the style of the wedding:

  • For an eco-wedding, they choose potted flowers, combined with compositions of berries and fruits..
  • For a wedding in an English style or a country style, flowers in wooden boxes or wicker baskets are suitable.
  • For a vintage celebration, elegant porcelain and lace jewelry are used. The walls of the hall are decorated with photos of young people in black and white..

Where is the best wedding photo shoot??

When choosing places for a photo shoot, one should be guided by the presence of natural spring accessories - flowers, greens, of which there are an enormous amount in nature. The blue sky, greenery, transparent air, space will be an excellent background for wedding photos. Such pictures are taken in the countryside, in a park, an old manor, a forest, a botanical garden, on a river bank at the time of ice drift or a lake, even on a football field.

Spring wedding photo shoot

Spring weddings

Photo examples of spring wedding in lilac tones

Lilac spring wedding

Lilac spring wedding decoration