Fall weddings are just around the corner, and we’re thinking about all the creative and cozy ways to salute the season. Scroll down to see venues, menus, and a host of inspiring ideas for your autumn celebration.
Let’s begin with your location. Whether your venue is doing the decorating, or you’re planning things on your own, adding pumpkins, lanterns, autumn foliage, and lighting in fall colors can make a strong seasonal statement. Fall wedding porch decor with pumpkins and squash - photographed by Zofia & Co. Photography - Nantucket, Massachusetts photographers Barn wedding with lanterns and twinkle lights - photographed by Amy and Stuart Photography - Los Angeles, California photographers Photographed by David and Sherry Photography - Ontario, Canada photographers Photographed by Hannah Photography - Vermont photographers
Flowers that are in season can help tie together your autumn theme. Fall bouquet of calendula and eucalyptus - photographed by Daniel Nydick - New Jersey photographers Boutonnieres made of black-eyed susans, zinnia, marigolds, roses, and dried flowers - photographed by Kristen Marie Parker - Seattle, Washington photographers Burnt organe fall bouquet with protea, dahlias, and dried grasses - photographed by Mike Zawadzki - New Jersey photographer Bouquet of yellow roses and eucalyptus - photographed by La Vie Photography - Seattle, Washington photographers Bouquet, arbor, and flower crown of fall leaves, dahlias, daisies, and dried grasses - photographed by Nirav Patel Photography - San Francisco, California photographers
Carrot cakes, spice cakes, donuts, and decadent cookies will get gobbled up. Multi-layered spice cake with blackberry blintzes - Photographed by Mike Zawadzki - New Jersey photographer Multi-layered wedding cake with fall flowers - photographed by Tomas Juskaitis Photography - Lithuania photographers Wedding cake with dried greens and berries - photographed by Stephanie Cristalli Photography - Seattle, Washington photographers Delicious desert plate with cookies, tarts, and chocolate dipped strawberries - photographed by Mike Zawadzki - New Jersey photographer Standing donut board - photographed by Sasha Reiko Photography - Seattle, Washington photographers 3 chocolate layered mousse cakes with sparklers - photographed by Sylvain Bouzat Photography - France photographers Wedding cake topped with apricots along with assorted cookies and macaroons - photographed by Xiaoqi Li Photography - Virginia photographers Little girl steals a bite of apple pie - photographed by J. La Plante Photo - Denver, Colorado photographers Chocolate chip cookies and milk with striped straws - photographed by Amy and Stuart Photography - Los Angeles, California photographers
And food that’s comforting and delicious is a must-have on fall menus Rustic cheese board with brie, blue cheese, crusty bread and apricots - photographed by Benj Haisch - Seattle, Washington photographer Antipasto plate with cheese, meats, and olives - photographed by Amy and Stuart Photography - Los Angeles, California photographers Cheesy cornbread served in mini clay pots - photographed by Amy and Stuart Photography - Los Angeles, California photographers Fall dinner plates with roasted meats, nuts, and brussels sprouts - photographed by Bee Two Sweet - Washington, DC photographers Whiskey cocktails for 2 - photographed by Sasha Reiko Photography - Seattle, Washington photographers Fall cocktails and menu - photographed by Amy and Stuart Photography - Los Angeles, California photographers
Have some time for a fun photo shoot before your wedding? Go canoeing or take a hike where the fall leaves are putting on a show. Couple canoeing on river with background of autumn leaves - photographed by All the Little Stories Photography - Boston, Massachusetts Adventure elopement in Norway - photographed by Christin Eide Photography - Norway photographers
And don’t forget to have your photographer capture you looking amazing against a backdrop of leaves, in rich reds, golds and yellows. Fall bridal portrait - photographed by CM Gallery - Hong Kong photographers Couple's portrait in golden light - photographed by Photography by Steve & Jane - Washington, DC photographers Bridal portrait with background of red leaves - photographed by CM Gallery - Hong Kong photographers Fall portrait of couple against red and gold maple trees - photographed by Benj Haisch - Seattle, Washington photographer No matter when or where you are getting married, you can find inspiration for every season in our Details and Decor gallery. Best wishes on your wedding planning!