20 Things That’ll Help You Throw The Perfect Winter Wedding

20 Things That’ll Help You Throw The Perfect Winter Wedding

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If your venue allows candles, a box of these white tapers will add a touch of romance to the table decor. It’ll get dark a lot earlier than you think, and candlelight is almost universally flattering (thank me later).


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The paraffin wax is smokeless, long-burning, and unscented, too, so you can keep them lit all night long. Plus, any leftover candles are neutral enough to be re-used throughout the year, so none of these will go to waste.

Get a box of 45 on Amazon Canada for $44.51.

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These double-walled drink glasses that’ll be the perfect way to serve up a nice, hot drink for all your arriving guests. Fill them with coffee, drinking chocolate, or a hot toddy, so everyone can defrost as they settle in for appetizers.


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You can even use an electric engraving pen to customize the glasses and use them as place settings for guests. That way, they can reuse the glasses throughout the night, then take them home as a nice keepsake.

Get a set of two glasses on Amazon Canada for $19.98.

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This artificial rose bouquet that’ll create the illusion of verdant florals, even if you’re saying “I do” in the depths of winter. Each package comes with a vase to make things even easier for you!


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Unlike real flowers, these ones are easily adjustable and have neat, flexible stems so you can create the perfect look. Plus, they’re cost-effective, and you’ll be able to take them home as a keepsake once the wedding is over.

Get it on Amazon Canada for $29.99+ (available in four styles).

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These rustic wall sconces that are an easy way to add lighting AND decor in one fell swoop. The soft lighting is the perfect antidote to unflattering overhead lighting, and will basically guarantee you look lovely and glowing in every photo.


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Even though it comes with faux hydrangeas, you can totally replace them with other kinds of florals if you prefer. They’re battery operated, too, so make sure you also get a pack of batteries to keep them going all night long.

Get a pair on Amazon Canada for $28.99+ (available in two colours).

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A strong, Teflon-coated umbrella that will keep you and your guests dry throughout all kinds of weather. Get enough for the wedding party so that photos don’t have to be delayed due to weather (we’re on a schedule here, people!), or simply hang a few by the entrance for anyone needing to pop out for a moment.


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It might be winter, but precipitation can be unpredictable! The automatic open function makes it quick and easy to protect yourself and your wedding attendees from unexpected weather.

Get it on Amazon Canada for $26.95+ (available in two styles).

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This ultra moisturizing salve that’ll help soothe dry, cracked lips. Kissing in blistery winds can wreak havoc on our skin, and you’ll probably be doing a LOT of that. This balm can even help heal minor burns, diaper rash, and damaged cuticles, making it a great emergency tool to have on hand.


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Reviewers rave about how deeply moisturizing it is. BuzzFeed writer Alice Prendergast says, “It’s a life-saver in the winter time, and because it has a light, rosy hue (not a white, chalky cast), it won’t make you look like you’re dying of the bubonic plague.”

Get it on Amazon Canada for $10.50.

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These classic Mason jars that are sure to be the star of the show. Use them as DIY candleholders outdoors, or fill them with jams or bath salts for comforting and unusual wedding favours.

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These artificial chrysanthemums that you’ll be able to pop in vases without worrying that they’ll wilt before the evening is over. Even though chrysanthemums are in season during the fall, your florist might not be able to get them past October, making these faux versions a quick (and budget-friendly) alternative.


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The heads are made of silk to give them a natural, luxe finish — so go ahead and save these for your next event, too!

Get a pack of six on Amazon Canada for $15.99+ (available in seven colours).

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Or if you’re looking to have some truly luxe flower arrangements, these beautiful faux peonies will evoke a frilly, dreamy landscape (even if it’s 20 below outside).


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You can even get a pre-made faux peony bouquet!

Get five pieces on Amazon Canada for $18.99+ (available in 19 colours and three other flower types).

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This faux fur stole that’ll keep you and your wedding party warm and toasty while you say your vows amidst a wintry landscape. And the neutral colour won’t clash with the decor or the outfits of any of your guests.


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Get it on Amazon Canada for $34.99+ (available in eight colours).

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A curtain of fairy lights to add some sparkle to the entry way. It can be used outdoors, too, so you can go ahead and create a chalet-esque vibe outside.


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The eight lighting modes are easily controlled with a remote, so you can adjust the lighting to suit the mood as you move from dinner, to speeches, to dancing.

Get it on Amazon Canada for $29.99 (available in three colours).

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This double-sided sherpa blanket that’ll keep your guests feeling cozy, no matter how low the temperature drops. Scatter a few of these around strategic lounge areas at the venue, and let people get snuggly.


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Bonus: the blankets can be used as impromptu cloaks if anyone wants to pop outside to take in the snowy weather.

Get it on Amazon Canada for $32.92+ (available in four sizes and five colours).

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These tealight candles, combined with some sparkling votives, that’ll give you all the flicker and atmosphere of candles, without pesky allergy-inducing scents. Be sure to check with the venue to see if candles are allowed!


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Get a pack on Amazon Canada for $15.02+ (available in six different packs), and a pack of 12 votives on Amazon Canada for $25.99 (available in three colours).

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A slim fit velvet evening blazer that’ll keep the groomsmen looking sharp and staying warm. The sumptuous fabric is soft and comfortable, while being slightly thicker than a traditional suit jacket.


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You’ll hear far less complaints when you grab the wedding party for some outdoor photos!

Get it on Amazon Canada for $89.55+ (available in sizes 36-48, in short, regular, and long fits, and in three colours).

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This beard oil that’ll keep your skin looking lustrous and healthy despite all the dry air and abrasive scarves. Using a combination of eight natural oils, along with vitamin E and natural fragrances, this skin-conditioning formula seeps below your facial hair to prevent itching and annoying ingrown hairs.


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It’s also free from parabens, mineral oils, sulfates, artificial scents and colours, and any animal products, so you can feel confident knowing you’re putting your best face forward.

Get a 30ml bottle on Amazon Canada for $24.50.

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These HotHands hand warmers that have over 250 five-star reviews. Give a pair to everyone in the wedding party, keep them in a bowl by the exit, or throw into the gift bags so guests’ hands don’t freeze on the way home.


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Each hand warmer lasts for up to 10 hours, too. You’ll be thanking me when your fingers don’t freeze off!

Get a box of 40 pairs on Amazon Canada for $42.75.

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These opaque tights that’ll keep your legs from freezing off any time you need to venture outside. Wear them under your dress for an added (yet discreet!) layer of warmth that’ll help you actually ENJOY your special day.


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With an extra elastic top, they’ll be comfortable all night long, and won’t sag, slip, or bag out — no matter how much you bust a move on the dancefloor.

Get a pair on Amazon Canada for $12.99+ (available in five colours, in sizes S-XL, and in three packs).


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It’ll help calm any irritation, too, and can be applied liberally to places like dry nostrils, cuticles, or hands.

Get it on Amazon Canada for $29.

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A sequinned photo backdrop that’ll add some glitz to your wedding photos. It’ll add some drama and glitter to the whole scene (especially if you were counting on snow, but Mother Nature had…other plans).


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It hangs really easily, thanks to the wide rod pocket across the top. Plus the heavyweight material won’t shed sequins all over the floor.

Get it on Amazon Canada for $45.99+ (available in four colours).

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And lastly, this wedding planning field guide that’ll help take the stress out of planning every single detail of your magical day. It’s filled with helpful questions to ask vendors, checklists, and planning timelines, so you can stay organized as hell.

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