At the beginning of every year, we're eager to find out the most popular wedding trends that are happening IRL. We mean, it's our job, after all. And while we love to see couples inject their own sense of personality into their wedding day, we have to admit we're suckers for items that are allllll the rage right now. Luckily for all of our brides, the Pinterest Wedding Report of 2017 has officially made its debut. Things we're loving that made the list? Drip cakes and off-the-shoulder wedding dresses, natch. Now pin away, brides!
Wait, you're telling us our beloved naked cakes have been dropped from the most-popular list?! Well, we guess we can deal when its replacement is as pretty as this....
Cheap, delicious, and trendy. What more could a bride want? A DIY taco station is exactly what your big day needs to get that fiesta started off right.
Food and Drink Pairings
OK, other than just being simply adorable, food and drink pairings are an awesome way to amp up your cocktail hour. Try mini cheeseburgers and beers or fancy cheese cubes with a glass of perfectly paired wine.
Not only is greenery a budget-friendly option for brides strapped for cash, but it also features Pantone's 2017 Color of the Year. Couples are ditching ornate florals for simple elegance—and we're all for it.
Move over, summer, there's a new trendy season in town! It's no wonder that brides are opting for the cooler weather when they get those gorgeous views of red, orange, and yellow leaves on their special day. Plus, being able to decorate with teeny tiny pumpkins is reason enough for us.
Pink is making a comeback in weddings, but in the most modern way possible.
Off-the-Shoulder Wedding Dresses
If you're just as attached to your off-the-shoulder shirts from last summer as we are, it's probably not a shocker to you that the trend has made its way to bridal. There's something about bare shoulders that just gets us.
While vows are meant to be kept, what's more permanent than a couple of tattoos to commence your marriage?
Question: Why has it taken so long for this trend to happen?! Men in blue suits are the epitome of perfection. We're all here for it, y'all.
Emma Stone is to thank (or blame?) for this one. After she debuted her Golden Globes beauty prep, brides everywhere went crazy for lip treatments of their own. Hey, you gotta prep that pucker for the big kiss somehow.
Simple, Polished Updos
Gone are the days of messy boho tresses. Brides-to-be are looking for old-Hollywood hairstyles that don't put up a fuss.
While red lips may be classic, we're definitely digging the more daring, modern berry lip for a walk down the aisle.
Bach and Bachelorette Parties: New Orleans
It's official: New Orleans is the destination for bachelor and bachelorette parties in 2017. With beignets, jazz bands, and Bourbon Street, there's no end to the amount of fun you can have in NOLA.
Not everyone wants to hop on a plane immediately after their wedding day, so the minimoon is a great option for those who want to postpone their honeymoon until a later date. Local hotels or close-by towns serve as an escape—without the jet lag.
Need we say more about this one?!