This year, comfort is key. For a little extra coverage, women are turning to high necklines (+351%) and toppers like boleros (+163%). Meanwhile, jumpsuits (+178%), sleeves (+75%) and flats (+119%) are making it easy to dance like all of your friends and family are watching.
It’s your day, do it your way! If white isn’t your color (nobody’s immune from a red wine spill, not even a bride), try a rose (+46%) or champagne dress (+358%). And if you’re not really a veil person, throw on a cape (+88%). For jewelry, minimalist backdrop necklaces (+207%) are a great way to add some unexpected charm.
Don’t worry, we didn’t forget about the guys. With dapper tweed suits (+165%) and laid-back tie-free ensembles (+459%), grooms are getting the chance to show off a bit more personality.
Something old, something new, something borrowed...something on the shoe? Leave a note (+58%) on your future spouse’s shoes for a sweet surprise.
3 types of engagement rings to make getting down on one knee a little more stress-free
Hair + beauty
Brides are saying “I do” to messy updos (+1247%) and hair combs (+89%). For those who prefer to let their hair down, there’s soft waves with side parts (+55%).
You glow, girl! When it comes to makeup, brides are opting for lip gloss (+459%) and barely-there shine (+343%). But if there’s one feature to go big on, make it your eyelashes: long, lush lashes are up 152% on Pinterest.
Weddings are about love… and who doesn’t love cheese and carbs? Say ciao to fancy plated dinners and chow down on pizza (+120%) instead.
Give your guests with dietary restrictions something extra to celebrate with vegan wedding food (+186%).
Snack attack! Tie the knot with a pretzel bar (+343%), then keep the party going all night long with midnight noshes (236%).
Piece of cake
Don’t let your dessert outshine you on your wedding day—swap those towering behemoths for something a little more elegant and low-key.
Decor + more
Arch, smarch. This year’s all about “alt altars” and letting nature serve as your backdrop (+259%).
Make your guests some happy campers with a camp wedding (+95%). For s’more camp vibes, play wedding games (+69%) and create a Jenga guest book (+216%).
When it comes to decor, go off the beaten path during your walk down the aisle. Unconventional materials like acrylic signs (+194%), cement accents (+320%) and DIY confetti (+432%) are on the rise.
Get things squared away: We’re seeing geometric shapes pop up in everything from 3D invitations (+188%) to place settings (+145%).
Make an entrance with one-of-a-kind arrivals (+356%) on boats or scooters.
Want the ultimate no-fuss nuptials? Try a courthouse ceremony (+129%).
From centerpieces to drinks, here are the top 5 ways to add some flower power to the big day:
Potted plants (+782%)
Suspended flowers (+346%)
Floral cocktails (+247%)
Single-stem proteas (+121%)
Minimal arrangements (+113%)
Bye bye, love-birdies
Now that the wedding’s over, it’s time for some rest and relaxation. You can’t go wrong with any of these honeymoon destinations:
African safari (+219%)
And if you’re looking for a destination for a bachillor(ette) party, avoid the hangover and go with an off-the-grid spa retreat (+187%).