10 Stunningly Spooky Halloween Wedding Ideas
Planning to tie the knot this Halloween? Ghosts, witches and pumpkin-orange details don’t necessarily have to be involved when it comes to your spirited celebration. We’ve brewed up several scary-good ideas that are subtly spooky yet entirely tasteful. Read on for the ultimate Halloween inspiration that will leave you absolutely spellbound!
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1. Moody Invites
Let your invitations set the tone for your spooky soiree. These black and gold wedding invitations are moody and modish without being too over the top. For extra flair, burn the edges of the invite to create a beguilingly beautiful effect.
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2. Black Wedding Dress
Who said wedding dresses had to be white? Add drama to your bridal look with a glamorous black dress or veil that will make a spooky statement without losing elegance.
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3. Haunted Harvest
For a bohemian bouquet with an edge, mix feminine flowers such as roses and dahlias with avant garde greenery for dark, romantic wedding florals. The more bountiful and unexpected, the better!
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4. Pumpkin Escort Cards
Tie in the autumnal season with mini pumpkin place cards. Whether you stick to more neutral tones like white and gray-green or include the more traditional orange, this accent will complete your fall-themed tablescape.
5. Poison Apples
Trick or treat! Give your guests something spooky (yet delicious) to eat. These caramel-dipped apples are the perfect eerie touch to get everyone in the Halloween spirit.
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6. Ethereal Lighting
Utilize light to transform your reception venue into a magical space. Abundant candlelight and varying crystal chandeliers add glitz to this gothic tablescape.
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7. ‘Til Death Do Us Party
Create the perfect backdrop for your reception with lush greenery, dramatic flowers and a captivating neon sign. Your guests will be snapping photos in front of this picture-perfect wall all night long!
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8. Pick Your Poison
Serve up some supernatural sips by adding dry ice to your signature cocktail. Guests will be capturing these subtly spooky drinks all over Instagram!
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9. Scary-Good Cake
When it comes to your wedding cake, make a statement as this is the ultimate wedding treat! Have fun with colors and design that incorporate rich flavors and hauntingly beautiful details. This cake stacked with dark chocolate donuts, figs and white chocolate skulls won’t have your guests missing their typical Halloween candy!
10. Good Luck Charms
Give your guests the gift of good vibes! The ancient ritual of burning sage spreads luck, protection and good fortune – the perfect addition to your wedding day! Place this fortuitous herb at every place setting so your guests can have in on the fun.