Winter Wedding Ideas: Cozy Sweater Details

Updated 02/17/15

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Your favorite thing to reach for once the temperatures drop — your coziest cable-knit sweater, with its cuddly, soft textures and patterns, can inspire everything from your wedding-day look to even the dessert. See our favorite cable-knit wedding ideas that are perfect for your winter nuptials.

Wedding Cake (above): Inspired by cable-knit textures, this all-white wedding cake by Moo Milk Bar is whimisical yet chic.

Photo: via Jenny Packham

Wedding Skirt & Sweater: Take cues from the always fashion-forward Olivia Palermo and opt for separates for your wedding day, like this romantic cable-knit sweater and floor-length silky skirt by Jenny Packham.

Photo: Alison Mish Photography

Cable-Knit Shawl: Or, cover up with a cozy cable-knit shawl to help stay warm during any outdoor portrait sessions.

Photo: via Geneoh Photography

Sweater Plus Blazer: Cooler temperatures call for layers — add a wool cardigan beneath your groom's blazer for extra warmth.

Bridesmaids in Sweaters: For the afternoon wedding ceremony, these bridesmaids all wore ivory sweaters paired with long skirts; once the wedding-party portraits were done, they changed into their own dresses for the evening reception.

Bridesmaids Gift: Another idea would be to give each bridal-party attendant a pretty shawl for them to wear during the wedding.

Photo: Elum

Photo: Elum

Wedding Invitation: The neutral-colored cable-knit pattern on this letterpress-printed invite by Elum exudes warmth and coziness.

Ring Pillow: This simple cable-knit ring pillow is just perfect for a winter wedding.

Photo: Keri Doolittle Photography

Centerpieces: Yarn-wrapped table numbers and candleholders are an easy and affordable way to decorate your reception tables.

Photo: Shop Sweet Natalie

Wedding Favors: Send guests home with a sweet and whimsical treat — sugar cookies shaped and iced to resemble cable-knit sweaters.

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