Dreamy Fairytale Fall Wedding Ideas

Considering saying ‘I do’ in the Fall? The season sets the perfect backdrop for an array of various Fall wedding ideas.

Whether it’s the romance of falling leaves, or the longer twilight, Fall weddings are inevitably some of the most romantic in the entire calendar year.

Here’s some dreamy fairytale Fall wedding ideas to inspire you for your big day…

Enchanted Forest Fall Wedding

Say ‘I do’ in a divine enchanted forest and be whisked off to Shakespeare’s ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’.

The forest truly comes to life in Fall, making it the perfect backdrop for any fairytale wedding.

The Venue


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An enchanted forest wedding is a great option for couples who love the outdoors and nature. Opt for a forest with a mixture of evergreen and seasonal trees to set a dreamy landscape.

The ‘fire pit’ set-up above is a wonderful alternative to a traditional church ceremony. A branchy arch and golden-leaf dotted ground make for a magical place to say your vows.


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Hold your reception outdoors in a forest or national park. Add a warming, magical edge with lanterns and fairy lights.

The Dress


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An enchanted Fall forest wedding calls for a dress worthy of a woodland princess.

Bohemian lace, flowing romantic trains and floral crowns all have an edge of nymph-like elegance.


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Don’t be afraid to go for a train! It will only look more ethereal as it picks up fallen golden leaves.

The Decor


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Naked branches, floating tealights and an array of Fall fauna will beautifully compliment any enchanted forest wedding table.


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Alternatively, rose gold, coral and rich berry tones will make a beautiful table scape! Add tall candles to make enhance the magic.

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Harvest Theme

Fall is all about the harvest, so why not incorporate this into your Fall wedding?

It is a fantastic metaphor for showing you are grateful for the love of your partner, family and friends.

The Venue


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The best thing about a harvest wedding theme, is that it is incredibly easy to recreate! Choose a farm, park or field and set up an aisle lined with pumpkins and Fall leaves.


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This long wedding table reminds us of Alice In Wonderland. Add wooden crates and seasonal produce as your centerpieces and it becomes more like ‘Alice in Harvestland’.

The Dress


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There’s something wonderfully demure and timeless about the Fall harvest. In light of this, why not opt for a vintage style wedding dress? This 1950s number will work wonderfully with a harvest wedding.


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On the other hand, a classic lace dress is a fantastic option. Add a pumpkin-bued bouquet of seasonal flowers and you’re ready to walk down the aisle!

The Decor


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Add farmhouse elements such as carts and tractors as part of your decor.


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An orange and pumpkin themed tablescape is very seasonally appropriate. The addition of candles and flowers will up the romance factor too.

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Bonfire Theme

Guy Fawkes Day, fireworks and bonfires are all synonymous with Fall. With this in mind, why not incorporate them into your wedding?

As a matter of fact, a bonfire themed wedding is a wonderful idea for those who would prefer a more casual or laid-back ceremony.


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Bonfires are inevitably romantic. Add magical fairy lights and glowing torches into the mix and it’s genius.


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Throwing confetti is so boring! Go all-out Fall and have your guests shine sparklers as you exit the ceremony.


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Hay bales and a bonfire are a great Fall wedding setup for anyone on a budget. Plus, imagine how snug and cute this set-up would become after sun down?

The Dress


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Wrap up warm in a cute blanket coat.


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There’s nothing more quintessentially Fall than a plaid shirt. When coupled with a flowing, fairytale wedding dress, the juxtaposition is just dreamy.

The Decor


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Fireworks may be illegal, but you can still light up the sky with a canopy of dangling fairy lights.


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Rustic Fall Wedding

Both the color palette and weather patterns of Fall fit in perfectly with the popular rustic wedding theme.

Grab your coats and head outdoors for a rustic farm yard wedding. Alternatively, keep the cold at bay by setting your big day in a rustic barn or home.

The Venue


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A rustic building is a divine backdrop for cute, rustic set-ups.

Add an abundance of candles and cushions to a table to make it snug. Alternatively, add lace to old palettes and use to display desserts.


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A doorway to a beautiful view. Autumnal-hued mountains and rustic doors make this the best of both worlds.

The Dress


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Hey cowgirl! Add an adorable country edge to your wedding with a pair of cowboy boots.

Pair with an ultra-feminine lace dress and floral bouquet for a stunning juxtaposition.


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An antique white or cornsilk dress is a wonderful choice for any Fall bride.

The Decor


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Add a snug edge to a rustic wooden table with fluffy throws, candles and herby greens.


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Don’t be afraid to swap out traditional roses for smaller seasonal flowers. Flowers such as goldenrod will add to the rustic vibe and are complimentary to a Fall theme.

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Rachel Holliday

Rachel Holliday

Interior design and fashion contributor at Banarsi Designs. Writer and Aussie-based fashion and personal style blogger at www.thedailyluxe.net