It’s the most wonderful time… to have a wedding. Even though a summer weddingcan be a lovely occasion, we are here to give you our top 10 reasons why awinter wedding can be romantic, stylish and most importantly special.
1) BEAUTIFUL PHOTO OPPORTUNITIES
Winter is the most picturesque time of the year allowing the opportunity to getgorgeous shots indoors and outdoors. With crisp and beautiful surroundings, andthe chance of a white Christmas it’s arguably the most stunning time of theyear. This one really fits with our hotel’s parkside views and backdrops.
Your wedding will be unique, maybe with a winter theme andaccessories, and will definitely stick out from the typical spring/summeraffair.
3) NO WEDDING FATIGUE
Wedding fatigue is a real issue and we all secretly know it.So, in relation to point 2, there is no chance anyone will be bored at yourunique winter wedding and it’s a refreshing change and lovely event to have inbetween the festivities.
4) FAMILY AND FRIENDS HAVE HOLIDAYS
This time of the year is perfect because all of your loved onesare likely to have holiday time off so all your nearest and dearest will bethere to share your day and make memories.
5) DON’T NEED TO SWEAT IT
Quite literally! Why be a hot mess when you can be cool andcollected on your big day? Winter weddings have the beauty of wearing tuxes andbig dresses without the stress.
6) ROMANTIC EVENINGS
One of the major benefits of winter weddings is you’reguaranteed a romantic bash after the wedding, with nights getting darkerearlier fairy lights and candles will set the romantic mood. Not to mention,roaring open fires with everyone wrapped up means everyone will be comfy, cosyand feel at home.
7) MORE AVALIABILITY
Focusing more on more logical matters, availability can bemuch higher in December/January time so chances are you’ll be able to bag yourdream location and book all the special details without the trouble.
8) DON’T NEED TO WORRY ABOUT WEATHER
Unfortunately, with spring and summer weddings there isalways the worry that classic British summer weather will come into play and itreally does depends on the day. With winter weddings, apart from the chance ofpicture perfect snow, your ceremony can be comfortably.
9) FAVOURITE PHOTOGRAPHER
Much like point 7, around the twixmas period there will be alot more availability for photographers. The photographer is a big part of theday and choosing one you trust and like is essential.
10) JET OFF IN JANUARY FOR THE HONEYMOON
Last but not least, getting married in the winter months hasother perks such as the opportunity to jet off in January, notoriously the mostsad and gloomy time of year, to somewhere exotic for a romantic honeymoon andcatch some sun.
If you fancy booking a winter wedding, Oddfellows on ThePark still has some availability around Christmas and new year and our team andready and waiting to make the big day everything you have always dreamed of.Don’t hesitate to contact us to have a chat about the possibility of holdingyour wedding in our beautiful venue.
Photography - Ayesha Photography