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Grateful for These Great Fall Wedding Ideas

Fall!  Autumn!  It’s an inspiring time, and here are some of the best inspirations for weddings!



Gilded pumpkins!


Gilded leaves!


Fall foliage!


Plaids and tartans!


Rustic weddings!


Cowboy boots!


Candy apple buffets!


Spiked apple cider bars!


And more…like…

  • Apple pie pops!

  • Tweed and bluejeans baby!  … for the grooms.

  • Throwing leaves instead of rice!

  • Twigs in glass vases under floating candles

So go beyond the obligatory faux fall leaves strewn down the the center of tables and the bouquets of sunflowers.  Let loose with with everything and make it truly memorable.

FUN FACT:  Hard Apple Cider was a favorite, number one beverage of the early settlers and even some of America’s forefathers.  So say a toast with that in mind!

The author: Dawn Van Ness

Dawn Dickson Van Ness grew up at the beach and has published her work in print and online. With a BA in English and a MS in Mass Communications, she has used writing and multimedia to promote artists, art shows, writers, small businesses, and other self-employed individuals by building websites and maintaining social media pages. She feels most fulfilled when she is helping others achieve their dreams, which includes writing self-help and steps-to-success articles for various websites. It seems a natural fit for this wife and mother of two to write features that help soon-to-be wed couples. For more about Dawn, go to