Wedding Style

Wedding Season: Winter

Ideal setting: Luxury hotel ballroom
Color palette: White + silver + ice blue (classic); magenta + olive green + plum (unexpected)
Seasonal flowers include: Anemones, amaryllis, hellebores, tulips, nerines, gladioluses, stars of Bethlehem
You wear: A sumptuous ivory silk satin ballgown, elbow-length gloves, and a satin jacket with fur cuffs
He wears: A custom tuxedo with tails
Bridesmaids wear: Satin floor-length dresses paired with pashmina wraps
Send: Custom Bernard Maisner invitations hand- calligraphed on heavy card stock
On tables: Candelabras and lush arrangements of white flowers and dusty miller
Fabrics: Velvet, faux fur, satin, brocade
Lighting: Candles galore, plus professional lighting to flood the space with warm, amber-colored light
Extra Provisions: Valet parking and at least one coat-check attendant per 100 guests (to avoid long waits as they arrive)
Cake: Art Deco-inspired, with gold accents
Late-night treat: Jacques Torres hot chocolate
Getaway: Vintage silver Rolls-Royce

See more Winter Wedding Ideas

Photos: Jcpaulson.com (bouquet); Jonathan Young (cake); Kyle Ericksen (runway); istockphoto.com (hot chocolate)
Give a Subscription to Brides Magazine as a Gift
Subscribe to Brides magazine

Thank You
for Signing Up!

Check your e-mail inbox for the latest updates from brides.com