After an unprecedented year in the wedding industry, our expert Kandace Butler share the wedding trends they are seeing for 2022 and what is on the horizon in the year to come.
1. Transparency in Wedding Planning
Wedding planning is becoming more and more transparent. Couples are wanting to be more involved in the planning process and are seeking out resources that allow them to do so. This includes online wedding planners, wedding blogs, and social media platforms.
2. Sustainable Weddings
Couples are increasingly opting for sustainable weddings. This includes choosing environmentally friendly venues, using biodegradable materials, and opting for sustainable transportation.
3. Unique Wedding Venues
Wedding venues are becoming more and more unique. Couples are looking for venues that reflect their personalities and interests. This includes everything from barns and farms to art galleries and museums.
4. Non-Traditional Wedding Colors
Couples are choosing non-traditional wedding colors more and more often. This includes shades of green, blue, and purple, as well as metallics and neutrals.
5. Personalized Wedding Favors
Couples are opting for personalized wedding favors more and more often. This includes favors that reflect the couple’s interests and personality.
6. DIY Weddings
DIY weddings are becoming increasingly popular. Couples are doing everything from making their own invitations to creating their own centerpieces.
7. The rise of the Elopement
Elopements are on the rise. Couples are choosing to elope for a variety of reasons, including wanting to save money and wanting to have a more intimate wedding.
8. The decline of the formal wedding
The formal wedding is on the decline. Couples are opting for more casual weddings that reflect their personalities and interests.
9. The rise of the destination wedding
Destination weddings are on the rise. Couples are choosing to have their weddings in beautiful locations all over the world.
10. The rise of the themed wedding
Themed weddings are on the rise. Couples are choosing to have weddings that are themed around a particular interest or hobby.