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Irish Brides and Grooms keep it Traditional When it comes to Wedding Style

Almost 40% of couples in Ireland are planning a wedding with a traditional theme.

We surveyed couples from across Ireland to find out whether brides and grooms are influenced by wedding trends whilst planning their big day. It turns out Irish couples are a traditional lot – 39.33% of couples surveyed stated they were planning a wedding with a classic or traditional style.

A classic themed wedding includes lots of traditional touches, such as a simple colour scheme, a tiered cake and a top table and seating plan.

Vintage continues to be a popular style for Irish brides too, with 28% revealing their wedding had a vintage inspired theme, with pastels, florals, birdcages and bunting.

14% of couples are doing something different with an alternative wedding theme, whilst 10.67% have chosen a pretty country garden themed wedding day. Rustic was the least popular choice for Irish couples, with just 8% of them having a rustic themed wedding.

We surveyed 150 wedding planning couples.

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