50 Reasons To Most Definitely Have A Halloween Wedding

50 Reasons To Most Definitely Have A Halloween Wedding

Fall is here! And if you’re planning an Autumn Wedding, you might be feeling inspired by the season’s warm colors and cozy atmosphere. Rustic barn weddings, bundled up engagement photo sessions, and vineyard receptions are great options for fall brides-to-be, but if you want a little extra thrill on the happiest day of your life, we’ve got two word for you: Halloween Wedding!

Halloween Weddings are a real thing, but if you’re still have your doubts, here are 50 Reasons to help you make up your mind:

1. You can send out delightfully sinister invites.

Halloween Wedding Ideas Invitation
These spooky black “Raven Egg” Halloween invitations are eerily interactive and dramatic. Made using real quail eggs sourced from a local Oregon farmer, these black-painted eggs are the perfect invitation to make your Halloween event a must-attend party. Your guests will crack-and-reveal the invitation within each egg! by “LittleElephantCrafts” on Etsy. $7

This “Til Death” Ring Bearer Box really nails it!

Halloween Wedding Ideas - Til Death Ring Box
This ring bearer box would be perfect for your October Halloween Wedding. Your ring bearer will look so cute presenting the rings in this little ring casket. This one has “til death” burned/engraved into the top, can be personalized with initials or short quote of your choice. the box measures approx. 5″ and has a black felt lining to “lay your rings to rest” on by “BeaconHillCandles” on Etsy. $26

Your cake topper can be tastefully rotten.

Halloween Wedding Ideas Zombie Cake Topper
Perfect for any zombie wedding extravaganza appx 7 inches tall and the size of an average wedding topper, hand painted with care detail. Custom hair color/ tie colors for no additional cost to further personalize your very own zombie cake topper! By “Variable28” On Etsy. $75

You can leave your wedding lawn decorations up all month long.

Halloween Wedding Ideas Lawn Ghosts Decoration
Fun Do-It-Yourself Halloween Wedding Idea: Shape chicken wire into ghostly figures, then spray paint them with glow-in-the-dark paint.

5. “Flawless Make-Up” on your wedding date will be taken to a whole new level.

Halloween Wedding Ideas Zombie Ball Make Up
Dundead Festival 2014 – Zombie Ball. Dunedin, New Zealand.

You can have spider webs on your hair and still be the most fabulous lady in the room.

Halloween Wedding Ideas Spider Web Bride Veil
Shannon Brooke Imagery

7. Three Words: Halloween. Caramel. Apple.

Halloween Wedding Ideas Halloween Candy Favors
Difficulties: Medium Prep Time: 15 min Total Time: 40 min
Learn how to make them here.

8. Unique wedding rings  to simply die for…

Halloween Wedding Ideas Halloween Engagement RingNothing says commitment like skeleton hands and skulls with black diamond or cz eyes! By “Ricksonjewellery” on Etsy. $895 Halloween Wedding Ideas Halloween Engagement RingWhat can be more different and make a statement than a skull engagement ring!? By “IzandCo” on Etsy. $2,565 Halloween Wedding Ideas Halloween Engagement RingPrincess Cut Hydro Amethyst wedding ring in black gold filled. This is a unique ring for a unique lady! By “AngelsIron” on Etsy. $75

9. You can get your zombie fix by the spoonful.

Halloween Wedding Ideas Halloween Zombie Spoon
Vintage Hand Stamped Demitasse Spoon “Zombody Loves You”. By “TheLooseGoose” on Etsy. $16

10. Centerpieces can get REAL special…

Halloween Wedding Ideas Goth Birdcage Centerpiece
Image by “D’Zign For You

11. Your wedding cake can be a true work of art,

Halloween Wedding Ideas Goth Cakes
Masterpieces by “SweetLakeCakes“. Make sure to pay them a visit if you want to have your mind blown.

12. Deliciously morbid…

Halloween Wedding Ideas Halloween Wedding Cake
Natalie, who owns Austin bakery “Sideserf Cake Studio“, crafted the cakes herself for her own wedding.

13. Or just bloody awesome!

Halloween Wedding Ideas Bloody Cake
By “TheFashionCaker“. Beautiful detailed work.

14. A door has been opened when it comes to halloween wedding shoes.

Black Halloween Wedding High Heel ShoesFound at HalloWedding Season on Tumblr. Halloween Wedding Ideas High Heels White Shoesby “Sofisticata” on Etsy. $49.75 Halloween Wedding Ideas High Heels Diamond Skulls ShoesFound at HalloWedding Season on Tumblr.

15. Orange ties are not only allowed, but encouraged.

Halloween Wedding Ideas Orange Black Tie
This handmade necktie could be a fun addition to your wardrobe or part of your Halloween outfit! By “Miss Engaged Boutique” on Etsy. $56.20

16. So is having a bat on your hair.

Halloween Wedding Ideas Halloween Hair Clip Bat
Gold bat hair pin. Perfect for any Halloween or Gothic Event. By “Tress Temptress” on Etsy. $18

17. Jack Skellington is always guaranteed to make an appearance.

Jack Skellington Black Halloween Wedding Bow Tie
Awesome Tie repurposed from Rare Jack Skellington, Nightmare Before Christmas, Licensed fabric. The Bow is approximately 5″ wide by 3 1/2″ high, and is tied to a 7/8″ wide Black Grosgrain Ribbon. By “A Little Geeky” on Etsy. $20

18. As Disney taught us, a pumpkin can turn into pretty much anything…

Halloween Wedding Ideas Pumpkin Beer Cooler
Found on Pinterest.

19. Having a skull attached to your wedding bouquet is a more than acceptable touch.

Halloween Wedding Ideas Skull Bouquet
This bouquet is one-of-a-kind. By “BeheldBouquets” on Etsy. $285

20. Especially if you’re wearing the perfect wig & veil hair piece to match the theme.

Halloween Wedding Wig Ideas
This wig is an absolute stunner and is made to order. By “Wigs of Wonder” on Etsy. $240

21. There could never be too many birdcages.

Halloween Wedding Ideas Bird Cage
This creepy little cage would be a great addition to a haunted/halloween themed wedding! It is decorated with black rhinestone mesh, black satin ribbon, a black rose, black leaves, and skeleton hand. Rose available in black, red, or purple. By “ThoseDays” on Etsy. $50

22. Wedding-Obsessed becomes Death-Obsessed, and that’s ok.

Halloween Wedding Ideas Shot Glasses Can Coolers
Customized wedding favors by “My Custom Wedding” on Etsy. Shot glasses, can koozies, bottle openers, keychains, just married license plates, mason jars, stickers and anything else you have in mind.

23. Black makes you look slimmer…

Halloween Wedding Ideas Black Gothic Wedding Dress
Rami Kadi Fall 2014 Collection

24. And your nails become canvases.

Halloween Wedding Ideas Goth Nail Art
Beautiful goth nail art perfect for your Halloween Themed Wedding! Video Tutorial “Spooky Haunted House” by OhMyGoshPolish

25. A Little Poison is Inevitable!

One Cupcake Is Poisoned Horizontal Digital Halloween Wedding Print White Sample
One Cupcake Is Poisoned. Enjoy Your Night! – Digital Halloween Wedding Sign Print – Instant Download. By “My Custom Wedding” on Etsy. $3.50

26. You won’t mind that everyone is getting their fingers in the dip.

Halloween Wedding Food Ideas Whole Wheat Witch Fingers
These whole wheat witch fingers use jam in place of food coloring! Not only are they healthier with whole wheat flour, but they taste great!! Recipe here.

27. And peeling meat off a human skull in the middle of your party!

Halloween Wedding Ideas Food Prosciutto Meat Head
Prosciutto Meat Head and Cheese Platter. Learn how to make it here.

28. Drinking zombie brain hemorrhage never felt so right!

Zombie Brain Hemorrhage Halloween Wedding Shooters
Zombie Brain Hemorrhage never tasted to good! These deliciously macabre little treats will have your guests talking until next Halloween! Check out recipe and instructions here.

29. Neither did drinking blood right out of a test tube…

Halloween Wedding Cocktail Ideas - Blood Vials
And never has drinking blood from a test tube been so deliciously sinful. For more Halloween Wedding Ideas, check this out! 

30. Be careful, your wedding ring might not be the only center of attention…

Halloween Wedding Ideas Cleaver Ring
Bloody Cleaver Halloween Ring. By “RaulSouza” on Etsy. $190

31. And I wasn’t talking about the body in the bathtub…

Halloween Wedding Ideas Body Bag In The Bathtub
Halloween Party Ideas – Body in the Bathtub

32. But rather about the brains your guests will be taking home in a jar…

Brains in a Jar Halloween Wedding Treat
These fun cupcakes can be put together ahead of time, and would be great for a Halloween Wedding party dessert table or wedding take home gift. Recipe here.

33. Unless of course there are maggots coming out of your neck…

Maggot Necklace Halloween Wedding Ideas
It’s Jewelry! Get it here. By “Von Erickson” on Etsy. $25

34. Don’t worry about the dirty towels…

Bloody Towel Halloween Wedding Decoration Ideas
Bloody towel Halloween Wedding decoration ideas. Apparently things didn’t end well for the last person who used this bathroom…

35. Or the creepy lady up the stairs…

Ghost Lady Halloween Wedding Decoration Ideas
Gauze-Draped Mannequin In The Stairwell – Great one to keep your guests from going upstairs

36. Just be careful with the hatching spider eggs!

Hatching Spider Eggs Halloween Wedding Decoration Ideas
Place these somewhere your guests can absentmindedly run into them in the dark. Guaranteed screams.

37. You can have beautiful “palm” trees,

Palm Trees Halloween Wedding Decoration Ideas
“Palm” Trees Halloween Wedding Decoration Idea

38. Or a romantic-spooky barn…

Spooky Rustic Romantic Barn Halloween Wedding Decoration Ideas
Beautiful and spooky Barn Halloween Wedding Idea.

39. Halloween weddings can be classy too!

Classy Halloween Wedding Decoration Ideas
Classy Halloween Wedding Decoration Ideas. More here. 

40. And full of light…

Candlelight Halloween Wedding Decoration Ideas
Candlelight Halloween Wedding Decoration Ideas. See more here.

41. It’s the only day of the year when having a black eye is ok…

Black Eye Make Up Halloween Wedding Ideas
Black Eye Make Up Idea for Halloween Wedding.

42. And even a little bloody lip.

Bloody Lip Make Up Halloween Wedding Ideas
Bloody Lip Make Up Halloween Wedding Idea: Done using just qtips. With a bit of dark lipstick and red face paint this can be a 5 min last minute make up tweak.

43. As long as you dance!

Michael Jackson Thriller Zombie Dance Halloween Wedding Music
Michael Jackson and Zombie Dancers – “Thriller

44. If you’re a purple lover, this is your day twice!

Pretty in Purple Halloween Wedding Etsy Treasury
Pretty in Purple Halloween Wedding Treasury by “My Custom Wedding” on Etsy.

45. Your friends will love a unique Halloween Wedding costume party.

Michael Jackson Thriller Zombies Halloween Wedding Music
Michael Jackson and Zombie Dancers – “Thriller“. I know we already used Michael, but he’s just that awesome

46. It’s not just Halloween, It’s your day!

No Tricks Just Treats Digital Halloween Wedding Print Chalkboard Background
No Tricks Just Treats Digital Wedding Print Chalkboard Background. By “My Custom Wedding” on Etsy. $3.50

47. So, Eat…

Zombie Feeding Halloween Wedding
The Walking Dead Season 3 Episode 15 “This Sorrowful Life 

48. Drink…

Vampire Drinking Blood Halloween Wedding Cocktail

49. And Be Scary!

Zombie Halloween Wedding Photoshoot
Brilliant “Zombies in Love” Engagement Shoot: Danielle & Andrew. See them all here. Written by Kat @ Rock N Roll Bride


50. ‘Til death does you apart! Cheers!

'Til Death Do Us Apart Clear Shot Glasses Halloween Wedding Favors
‘Til Death Do Us Apart Clear 1.75oz Shot Glasses Halloween Wedding Favors. By “My Custom Wedding” on Etsy.


I hope we made you smile!

Bloody Smile Halloween Wedding Make-Up Ideas


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