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59+ DIY Wedding Ideas for a Winter Wedding: Colors and Projects

By: Jaclyn Holtzman, Editor,

Though a breezy, fresh spring wedding is nice, a bright, sunny summer celebration is fun, and crisp, homey autumn nuptials are sweet, a cozy winter wonderland wedding takes the cake. Most brides fight for the spring wedding slots, but there is something to be said for a classy winter wedding. Winter wedding colors are deep, royal, and gorgeous, and you can feature those rich hues throughout your decor, ensemble, and stationery.

Though many avoid a winter wedding because of the cold, you can capitalize on the low temperatures by wearing gorgeous handmade scarves, snoods, wraps, and shawls. These only add to your look, making for stunning photographs in the sparkling snow. Learn what to wear to a winter wedding and share the news with your friends and family. Guests will be more than happy to help you celebrate when you boast a cozy ceremony, dazzling decorations, and hot chocolate and s'mores to go.

59 DIY Wedding Ideas for a Winter Wedding: Colors and Projects

Simply click through these brilliant tutorials to see how to create a winter wonderland. In the process, you'll learn how to make your own clothes and accessories, which you can gift to your bridal party or keep to drape on your shoulders. All you have to do is pick one of the winter wedding color palettes, and go from there. We've addressed every aspect of a winter wedding, so the hard work has been done for you. This way, you can enjoy planning your DIY wedding rather than fretting over little details.The decorations, invitations, accessories, and favors are taken care of, which means you have more time to find a venue, arrange your seating chart, and plan your honeymoon. Stress-free wedding planning? Now, that sounds like a wonderland.

 59+ DIY Wedding Ideas for a Winter Wedding: Colors and Projects

Table of Contents

Winter Wedding Colors

What to Wear to A Winter Wedding

Winter Wedding Stationery

Winter Wedding Flowers

DIY Wedding Centerpieces

DIY Party Decorations

Winter Wedding Food and Drinks

Winter Wedding Favors and Gifts

Winter Wedding Colors

Winter may feel drab and boring, but there are plenty of stunning wedding color ideas for winter. Choose deep, rich hues that will bring some color to a snowy landscape, and your guests will marvel at the warmth and cheer they bring to your DIY wedding. These winter wedding colors should serve as the jumping off point for the celebration of your dreams.

Deep Purple

Black & White

Royal Blue & White


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What to Wear to A Winter Wedding

Bundle up in style with these DIY wedding accessories. Learn how to make a scarf that will keep you warm and complement your stunning white dress. You can also make these cuddle-worthy coats for your bridesmaids so that they will all look uniform and adorable in your outdoor photos.

Glamorous Winter Wedding Snood


Winter Wedding Stationery

Welcome, seat, and thank your guests with stationery perfect for a winter wonderland wedding. These gorgeous do it yourself ideas incorporate the rich winter wedding colors brides love to use. Create your wonderland without spending a fortune when you have a DIY wedding.

Luxurious Velvet Program Books


Winter Wedding Flowers

You CAN have gorgeous flowers in winter, if you know where to look and get a little creative. These winter wedding flower ideas are totally gorgeous and unexpected. With flowers this stunning at your DIY winter wedding, you'll have everyone wondering why they thought winter weddings aren't as lovely as summer weddings.

Midas Touch Rose Bouquet


DIY Wedding Centerpieces

Wow your friends and family by sending them into a winter wonderland with "cool" DIY wedding centerpieces. These easy DIY wedding table decorations will have your guests wishing they had winter weddings too.

Breathtaking Marsala DIY Centerpiece


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DIY Party Decorations

Fully transform you venue into a frosty fantasy with stunning DIY party decorations like these. These extras will pull the entire wedding theme together, truly bringing a winter wonderland indoors.

Elegant Winter Wedding Candles


Winter Wedding Food and Drinks

Your winter wedding won't be a party without festive food and drink to complete the celebrations. Warm, rich, hearty foods will keep the chills at bay and keep your guests warm and toasty. So don't miss these food and drink ideas for your winter wedding. 

Rich Red Vodka Cranberry Cocktail


Winter Wedding Favors and Gifts

Give one last frosty farewell with these homemade gift ideas that allow guests to bring home the winter wonderland theme. And if you're attending a winter wedding, there's a brilliant quilt that you can give as a gift to the new couple.

Pretty Pinecone Homemade Fire Starters

What are your favorite winter wedding ideas? Share your thoughts below!


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It seems like a lot of people shy away from winter weddings (especially if you live in the midwest like I do), because the weather can be brutal. However, these unique ideas prove a winter wedding can be just as beautiful and fun as any other time of year.


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