2016 Wedding Trends

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We're sharing our favorite wedding trends for 2016. From bold lips to backless dresses, this year is all about letting the bride shine. Plus, get glamorous ideas from your favorite bloggers for cocktails, decor, and cakes.

Coordinated Bridesmaid Dresses

Gone are the days of matchy-matchy bridesmaid dresses. Today, brides are opting for the chic look of coordinated (but not matching!) dresses. Stick to a similar color palette like these gorgeous blush hues. 

Cake Tables

Wedding cakes like these are truly stunning. Put them centerstage with a coordinated cake table. Stack the desserts on a collection of stands and add accents like greenery and wood. 

Table for Two

Brides and grooms are sharing the love with intimate reception tables set for two. Enjoying the first dinner as husband and wife gives newlyweds a chance to steal a few moments together during the busy reception. We love this gorgeous table complete with wooden signs, lush flowers, and love. 


Late-Night Snacks

We all love midnight snacks and wedding guests are no exception! Give party goers what they really want after an evening of dancing--comfort food. We love this cute caddy complete with fries and soda! 

Beautiful Backs

This year, brides are celebrating the beauty of a backless dress like this stunning lace version. Add a touch of vintage glamour with plenty of lace and a chic updo. 

Minimalist Cakes

So long, frilly, over-the-top cakes. Brides are opting for chic, simple cakes that show of the beauty of fresh florals. We love the soft texture and pops of color on this tiered layer cake. 

Neutral Invitations

Invitation suites in beiges, grays, and creams have taken over the wedding world in 2016. The simple hues convey a feeling of elegance and sophistication. We especially love the look when paired with bold greenery. 

Personalized Cocktails

In 2016, brides are offering up cocktails with heart. Pay homage to the special people in your life with craft cocktails inspired by them, like this Karen Special.

DIY Accents

Personalized touches make a wedding special. Create a beautiful backdrop by hanging bottles from natural twine. Fill each bottle with fresh flowers and greenery. 

Touches of Lace

2016 is all about vintage details. Add a personalized touch to wedding details with accents of lace. We love the romantic look of mixing lace patterns, materials, and colors. 

Bold Red Lips

This year, brides are adding a pop of color to their beauty. Bold red lips grab attention and are perfect for special occasions. Keep the rest of your makeup simple and allow you lips to shine! 

Nude Nails

A quick coat of nude polish gives nails a feminine, subtle look. Perfect for letting the dress and the bride shine. 

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