13 of the Best Autumn Wedding Ideas

Décor & Flowers, Planning & Advice

There’s a nip in the air which means one thing – autumn is on its way! Autumn is a magical time to tie the knot with so many lovely ideas you can incorporate to create a romantic, cosy feel. On the decor side of things, turn to nature for some rustic and seriously pretty ways to spruce up your reception space – fill your flower girl’s basket with pretty pine cones or pop them on your tables. You can also turn branches in to mini tree centrepieces – great for couples that love a DIY project. We also love the idea of having baskets of blankets on hand for guests to cosy up with. And you can create a warm and comforting menu guests will adore with warm drinks and scones galore. Check out some of the best autumn wedding ideas below…

1. Fill Your Flower Girl’s Basket with Pine Cones

Photo by Andrew Jade Photography via Style Me Pretty

2. Trade Your Confetti for Leaves for Your Ceremony Exit

Photo by Simply Rosie via Ruffled

3. Treat Guests to a Hot Drink After the Ceremony from Bean & Gone – Mobile Coffee Bar

Photo courtesy of Bean & Gone – Mobile Coffee Bar

4. Welcome Guests with a Scone Station at the Drinks Reception

Photo by Kim Hawkins via Love My Dress

5. Or Soup Shooters & Toasties

Photo by Aura Marzouk via Brides

6. Leave Out Baskets of Blankets for Guests to Snuggle Up With

Photo by Sarah Kathleen Photography via Bridal Musings

7. Give Your Tablescape an Autumnal Feel with Mini Trees & Pine Cones

Photo by Nick Ray Photography via Love My Wedding

8. Add Some Pretty Old School Charm with Vintage China

Photo from Pam & Paul’s real wedding by Moat Hill Photography

You can hire china from The Wedding Festival in Kildare, Annie Ruffles Vintage Creations in Clare and Add a Little Sparkle – Wedding Venue Stylists in Dublin.

9. Create a Dreamy & Romantic Setting with Candles Galore

Photo by Danielle Nowak Photography

10. Have Some Fun with Your Lighting with Letter Lights

Photo from Terence & Louise’s real wedding by The Fennells

Irish suppliers of Light Up Letters include Wow WeddingsEnchanted Wedding Company (4 Foot letters filled with flowers – twinkle lights optional), Giant LettersMagic Moment Wedding Decor4 All Your OccasionsLovin LettersRosewater WeddingsInfinity Wedding ServicesSakura WeddingsChic Events.

11. A Warm Pie is the Perfect Dessert Treat

Photo by Joshua Zuckerman Photography via Brides

12. Light Up the Night with Some Magical Sparklers

Photo by Kensington Blue via Runway Chef

13. Finish Off the Evening Around a Cosy Fire Pit

Photo from Crystal & Brian’s real wedding by Glamour Algarve Weddings