Small weddings are trending! Helping a friend Pin some inspiration? Just love googling wedding theme? You've come to the right place. Not only are scaled-back affairs less expensive than 400-person blowouts, but they’re also more intimate and can be held in smaller, cooler spaces. (Meaning everyone else can see your awesome photos later.) Here's everything you need to know about the trendiest themes in 2024 for small weddings.

1. Swoon-worthy Small Backyard Wedding is a More Budget Option

Small backyard weddings provide a bit more wiggle room with the budget, which allows ample opportunity to get creative. To prove it, here’s a compilation of swoon-worthy ideas includes wedding decor ideas, wedding venue ideas, wedding invites ideas and so on for a small wedding that you’ll no doubt want to steal.

Swoon-worthy Small Backyard Wedding is a More Budget Option

 

 

Swoon-worthy Small Backyard Wedding is a More Budget Option

 

2. Oceanfront small wedding surrounded by closed friends and families

Planning to say "I do" by the water? A beach-themed wedding is an excellent choice if you're looking to create a fun, casual atmosphere for your wedding day (or if you're getting married by the water, naturally). Whether your beach wedding aesthetic leans more tropical, classic, or boho, this style is all about effortless, welcoming details that allow the natural beauty of your waterfront venue to shine.

Oceanfront small wedding surrounded by closed friends and families

 

 

Oceanfront small wedding surrounded by closed friends and families

3. Small Botanical Wedding Ideas to Make a Big Impact

So you’re getting married and want to have a small wedding, that’s great! A small wedding can be a beautiful, intimate event. It’s unique and personal, with less of the stress that comes with planning a greenery botanical wedding.

 

Small Botanical Wedding Ideas to Make a Big Impact

 

Small Botanical Wedding Ideas to Make a Big Impact

4. Cabin and Woodsy Smaller Wedding to Make the Day Special

When you invite fewer guests and have a smaller guest list, you have more room to play around with small wedding ideas such as hiring a food truck or creating an intimate lounge area. Here are Cabin and Woodsy Smaller Wedding ideas to make the day special.

Cabin and Woodsy Smaller Wedding to Make the Day Special

 

 

Cabin and Woodsy Smaller Wedding to Make the Day Special

5. Coronavirus Friendly Courthouse Wedding Ideas

We know that the Coronavirus pandemic has changed a-lot of couple's wedding plans. Although your event was not what you had originally planned, there are still ways to make it unique and special. For instance, if you're having a courthouse wedding, instead of going home and having pizza after you say your, "I Dos." Why not have an intimate courthouse celebration with just the two of you.

Coronavirus Friendly Courthouse Wedding Ideas

 

Coronavirus Friendly Courthouse Wedding Ideas

 

 6. Boho Carefree Downtown Wedding Ideas You'll Love

The Bride and The Bauer perfectly combined bohemian vibes with a wintry color palette! The planning and floral team This downtown wedding at The Bride and The Bauer perfectly combined bohemian vibes with a wintry color palette and luxurious, earthy details.

Boho Carefree Downtown Wedding Ideas You'll Love

 

 

Boho Carefree Downtown Wedding Ideas You'll Love

7. Old Farm to Upgrade Your Rustic Celebration

Hosting your wedding in front of an enchanting farm is a charming way to include rustic elements into your big day. Whether you want to play up your surroundings or craft a day-of vibe that includes only hints of farm life, it’s important to keep in mind a refined aesthetic—so things don't go over-the-top crafty!

 

Old Farm to Upgrade Your Rustic Celebration

 

Old Farm to Upgrade Your Rustic Celebration

8. Laid-back attitude to Styling Your Garden Wedding

If you want to plan an outdoor wedding, why not plan a garden-themed wedding? Many celebrities are having their weddings outdoors and the trend of a garden wedding is becoming more and more popular. Fresh air sets an excellent event vibe and provides a great environment for live music. This casual atmosphere is an ideal choice for couples that prefer a laid-back attitude and have an appreciation for mother nature.

Laid-back attitude to Styling Your Garden Wedding

 

Laid-back attitude to Styling Your Garden Wedding

9. New Eco-Friendly Ethical Wedding Back to Mather Nature

Consider having an ethical wedding if you really want your wedding to make a positive impact. Having an eco-friendly wedding doesn’t mean you need to sacrifice style, you can up-cycle, reuse and recycle where possible. Buying pre-loved outfits or renting décor are also simple ways to make a difference.

New Eco-Friendly Ethical Wedding Back to Mather Nature

 

 

New Eco-Friendly Ethical Wedding Back to Mather Nature

10. Desert Chic Wedding Elopement

Desert chic wedding themes take the symbolism of harshness, brutal honesty, and resilience and juxtapose it with the common emotions associated with marriage. This is unique, unexpected, beautiful, and poetic.

Desert Chic Wedding Elopement

 

Desert chic wedding themes take the symbolism of harshness

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