What Your Wedding Venue Says About You

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Where you decide to tie the knot is often a reflection of who you are, be it boho chic, artsy, or totally over the top. We took a look at some of the most popular wedding venues across the board to see what they say about the brides who book them. Read on to find out how spot-on we are.

The Hotel Ballroom
Oh, you fancy, huh? While a hotel ballroom may be one of the most traditional venues of them all, it's also one of the most upscale, right alongside the country club. This bride certainly has a taste for the finer things in life and loves to get pampered on the regular. She takes good care of herself and has great pride in her appearance as well. If anyone knows how to host a party that people will be talking about for years to come, it's certainly her.

Rustic Barn Wedding Ohio

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The Rustic Barn
Maybe you grew up in the country, or maybe you're just a city girl who loves the great outdoors. Either way, you understand how chic and sophisticated a barn wedding can be. It's the perfect escape, and the beauty of it is that it's basically like a blank slate; you can decorate it to your heart's desire, transforming it into anything you wish. You're a blast in a glass, and your groom is super chill too. Both of you can't resist great food and an even better party.

See More: How to Choose a Wedding Venue

The Backyard
You're a family girl at heart, and nothing would mean more to you than getting married in your parents' backyard. The focus of the day will be on the marriage and not necessarily on the party that follows; however, that definitely won't disappoint. You're super crafty and practically DIY'ed the entire wedding, although no one would ever notice because it looks like everything came straight off Pinterest.

Country Club Wedding Venue

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The Country Club
Whether you're already a member there, you're aspiring to be, or your parents have been your entire life, the country-club bride knows exactly what she wants and precisely how to get it. Her wedding will be anything but basic, mostly judging from the fact that she's pretty much had it planned out since middle school. You can expect a personalized favor or two, along with healthy eats for the ladies and some good grub (steak, anyone!?) for the golf-loving boys. Preppy, classic, and all-American describe this bride's style to a T.

The Outdoor Wedding
You're probably tying the knot on top of a mountain or in the middle of the woods or simply saying "I do" in the most gorgeous garden ever. No matter what, though, your wedding is all about getting back to nature and incorporating totally organic and bohemian elements that set the scene for romance. Think café lights, a farm-to-table menu, and beautiful wildflowers that look like they were plucked straight out of the forest. It's safe to say your sense of style and fashion are always ahead of the curve, and while you love vintage elements, you have a modern edge to you as well.

The Beach
If you're getting hitched on the beach, laid-back is likely your middle name. You're so not the girl who has dreamed of her big day her entire life. In lieu of a huge, over-the-top affair, you'd much prefer to keep the guest list small and the party popping so you can celebrate your nuptials in a big way with all your closest family and friends by your side. You're casual, cool, and the type of bride who actually enjoys going barefoot.

The Art Museum
The history of weddings and the whole design aspect gets your wheels turning a lot more than the fairy-tale dream of walking down the aisle in a princess dress. You're offbeat and a little bit wacky, and you couldn't care less what others think, mostly because you're usually one step ahead of them. Traditional doesn't describe you in the slightest. Your wedding will be just as unique, artsy, and creative as you are.

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