2018 weddings, with two royal weddings taking place this year, are very in the news. Many couples are still considering 2018 weddings and are yet to make decisions on venue, flowers cake etc. The lead time for weddings can vary with some couples taking two years to prepare for their special day. However the modern trend is for couples deciding on a date and the wedding taking place just a few months later.
So what will be the popular trends for 2018 weddings? Starting with the flowers. A definite trend is for suspended flower arrangements. Ornamental pot plants have also seen a rise in popularity. Potted plants can be seen now as part of the table flower arrangements. They are also being used as a slightly less formal way of decorating other areas of the wedding. Greenery remains popular, floral arrangements are tending to include large and dramatic greenery.
Food trends for 2018 weddings has seen some couples opting for a more casual style of dining, especially for later in the day or the evening receptions. Cheese boards instead of dessert or as an alternative dessert are increasing in popularity especially when the cake is similar to a dessert for example chocolate fudge cake or similar. Handmade pizzas are also a increasing in popularity be they served by the venue kitchen or by a mobile wood fired pizza oven. The trend for minimal icing on the wedding cake has continued with either minimal white icing or the minimal style of icing over a sponge cake which are often decorated with fresh flowers.Mini desserts or sweet carts are trends that look to continue for 2018 weddings
Attire for 2018 weddings is expected to be more casual especially for male members of the wedding party with an increasing number choosing not to wear ties etc. Wedding dresses and those for the bridesmaids are increasingly pink in all its shades rather than the traditional choice of white. Violet as a colour is also seen as a popular trend for 2018 weddings.
The Burn Hall hotel York is set in the North Yorkshire countryside and just 20 minutes drive from the York city centre. Offering a choice of wedding ceremony and function rooms as well as lots of free parking the hotel offers 94 ensuite bedrooms and complimentary WiFi. This popular wedding venue can accommodate weddings of all sizes including the more intimate wedding parties or larger wedding groups of up to 200. for details of our currnet wedding offers visit our offer pages . if you are one of the couple considering one of the 2018 weddings then please contact our wedding team and come and meet with us and look around the Burn hall hotel . To book an appointment please enquire below or call a member of our wedding team on 01347 825400.