Saturday, October 31, 2015

Wedding Inspiration: Halloween

The countdown is officially over! Happy Halloween!


Halloween weddings can have subtle details to classic spooky decorations. Enjoy some Halloween inspiration complete with skulls, pumpkins, and boo-tifual ideas.

Invitations 

Bridal Accessories

Bouquets 

Groom Accessories 

Ceremony Decor 

Escort Cards 

Decorations

Reception Tables 

Centerpieces 

Cakes 

Card Boxes 

The Inspiration 

For more Halloween wedding ideas, see my Pinterest board Inspiration: Halloween.

Have a safe and fun Hallow's Eve!

Friday, October 30, 2015

Engagement Photos: Pumpkin vs. Corn


When October rolls around, there are two places that almost all people go: a pumpkin patch and a corn maze. These two settings are beautiful places to have your engagement photos, especially around Halloween.

The question is: which is your favorite?

Thursday, October 29, 2015

Real Couple: Halloween Edition

Real Weddings: Halloween Edition

Halloween weddings can be a truly creative event! From pumpkins to utilizing black and white, the day can be elegant, fun, and oh so festive. Enjoy these Halloween weddings from five real couples.

Ashley & Shan
{more of their wedding here}

Aspen & Brad
{more of their wedding here}

Corey & Bruce
{more of their wedding here}

Laurin & Brett
{more of their wedding here}

Mary & Stefan
{more of their wedding here}

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Halloweekend Wedding

Halloween Palette: Orange, Black, & Purple

/ Orange and purple m&ms. / Wedding cake with purple ribbon and orange flowers. / Purple bridal shoes. / Black wedding band with purple interior. / Pumpkin table numbers. / Orange bouquet with black details. / Ribbon hearts aisle decor. / Goodies for the dessert bar. / Purple detailed invitations. / Black puzzle piece escort cards. / Halloween-inspired wedding party. /

/ Black detailed cake with orange flower. / The perfect Halloween cocktail. / Non-traditional bridal gown. / Orange converse. / Purple groom. / Purple, black, and orange tablescape. / Black and orange chevron invitations. / Romantic centerpiece. / Flower arrangement with ribbon aisle decor. / Pumpkin place setting. / Layered place setting in palette colors. /

/ Unique bridal shower invite. / Orange draped reception space. / French-inspired tablescape. / Orange and deep purple bouquet. / Patterned groomsmen socks. / Bridesmaid necklaces in deep purple. / A palm tree backdrop. / Black chairs tied with purple ribbon. / Hanging crystal favors. / Purple bridesmaids carrying orange bouquets. /

Will you be having a Halloweekend Wedding with these colors?

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Top 10: Pick Your Pumpkin

DWD's Countdown to Halloween continues with today's Top 10 post. Here are ten of my favorite ideas for using pumpkins at your wedding. Look below to pick your pumpkin!
Save-the-Date Photo

Hanging Aisle Decor 

Escort Card Display

Place Card Holders

Pumpkin Vase Centerpiece

Menu Signage

Mini Pumpkin Cake Decorations

Pumpkin Guestbook

Pumpkin Favor Holder

Wedding Pumpkin Patch

Will you be picking one of these pumpkin ideas?

Venue Spotlight: Halloween Edition


If you want a truly spooky Halloween wedding, the first step is the venue. Enjoy ten haunted wedding venues to get you in the Halloween spirit.

Belcourt Castle in Newport, Rhode Island

Crescent Hotel and Spa in Eureka, Arkansas 

 Congress Plaza Hotel in Chicago, Illinois

Driskill Hotel in Austin, Texas 

Don Vincente de Ybor Inn in Tampa, Florida 

Myrtles Plantation in Saint Francisville, Louisianna 

Oakland Cemetery in Atlanta, Georgia

Ohio State Reformatory Prison in Mansfield, Ohio 

Queen Mary in Long Beach, California 

Stanley Hotel in Estes Park, Colorado 

In tomorrow's {Countdown to Halloween} post: ten unique uses of pumpkins at weddings.