A Cinderella Story: Whimsical Winter Wedding Decor

Lush and lavish, romantic and whimsical, this wedding décor inspiration is fit for a fairy tale.
From: Fall/Winter 2015 edition

(above) Ruffles and lace and crystals—all is opulent with this stylish bouquet, bursting with eucalyptus leaves, and a peach-toned wedding gown worthy of royalty.

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(above) Look no further than the great outdoors for an abundance of wedding-day inspiration. From low and leafy centerpieces to larger-than-life greenery walls—like these hedges, a Twin Cities landmark, at the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden’s Cowles Conservatory—call up Mother Nature to bring your vision to life.

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(above) Sit in style, draping regal wreaths of eucalyptus and olive branches on your chairs; all your guests will know where to find the new Mr. and Mrs. come dinnertime. Take the chill out of a wintertime wedding with plush fur throws, which can also serve as cozy seat covers.

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(above) Whether it’s a horse-drawn carriage, limousine or vintage Rolls-Royce (among many other options), arranging transportation on your wedding day ensures you get from Point A to Point B at ease and on time. Just sit back and enjoy the ride, hand-in-hand with your new spouse.

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(above0 Arrange miniature vases filled with textural, vibrant blooms on each dinner table. When the weather outside is frightful, there’s nothing more welcome than a burst of color against our snow-covered landscape.

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(above) Layer after layer of luscious buttercream, nestled under smooth layers of fondant, will satisfy every after-dinner craving. Guests will be overjoyed with a slice of this sleek, subtly playful cake: Look closely and you’ll see chocolate mice scampering up the tiers.

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(above) Keep Emily Post-style etiquette alive with knives on the right, forks on the left and a stately menu placed atop ornate china in the center. A setting like this will whet your guests’ appetite and inspire their next dinner party.

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(above) There’s nothing flash-in-the-pan here. Classic shapes and typefaces, hand-lettered calligraphy and luxe ribbon make for an invitation suite, this one designed by Spark Letterpress, that looks fresh anniversary after anniversary. 

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Location
Cowles Conservatory, Maple Hill Stables