Why you should consider planning a winter wedding

Have you considered having your wedding on a winters day? Although summer may be peak season to tie the knot you really should consider all the benefits of planning your wedding for the winter season. Below we have listed a few of our top reasons to get married in winter.

Setting a wedding budget often means missing out and letting go of many ideas you may have planned to have on your wedding day. By planning a winter wedding you often avoid peak season prices and are more likely to secure your dream venue which could be booked out for the next few years if planning in summertime.

Booking your wedding venue for winter time comes with many benefits, you wedding venue of choice will be less likely to be booked out, often venues offer off season wedding packages with discounted venue rates and accommodation for guests will be easier to find.

Picking the wedding dress to suit your winter wedding means you can have fun experimenting with beautiful fabrics that may have been considered too weighty for summer such as silks, satins and heavy lace. Keep warm, consider layering with gorgeous decorative coats or jackets or picking a wedding dress with sleeves.  

Your wedding photography will be breathtaking, A New Zealand winter offers an array of breathtaking backdrops perfect for wedding photos, places like Lake Rotoiti, Kahurangi and Able Tasman National Park leave you spoilt for choice. Winter's overcast weather means no squinting into the sun and is great for its natural lighting.

J & C